Job Posting: Maintenance Worker f/t

5144 W. Court ST.
Monee, IL, 60449


Company / Organization

Village Of Monee/ Public Works


Full time Maintenance Worker - Full Time

Job Description

Works under the direct supervision of the Superintendent of Public Works, Public Works Executive Assistant and Superintendent Assistant.
  • Installs repairs and maintains water delivery and wastewater collections systems including installation of water mains and repairs to water / sewer mains.
  • Inspects, cleans and rebuilds storm and waste water collection sewers and manholes.
  • Installs, inspects and repairs fire hydrants
  • Inspects, tests, repairs and replaces water main valves
  • Locates and marks water and sewer mains and service lines
  • Operates B-boxes on/off along with repairs to the same
  • Cleans, jets and root cuts storm and sanitary sewers as well as lift stations
  • Performs ground maintenance including restoration and other duties as needed
  • Operates a variety of light and heavy duty equipment
  • Performs pavement repairs, erects and dismantles barricades, sets up pumps and collects and removes storm debris during emergencies or  as needed
  • Operates snow removal equipment
  • Cleans equipment and vehicles, performs minor building and grounds maintenance requiring limited carpentry, painting, plumbing or concrete finishing skills and installs grass sod
  • General knowledge of maintenance type operations applicable to buildings, grounds and public infrastructure
  • Ability to interact with others including the public in a reasonable and courteous manner
  • Ability to work within a chain of command
  • Ability to demonstrate personal discipline qualities to perform required work
  • Ability to function in an environment in which quick response is sometimes required
  • Ability to lift and /or carry up to 85 lbs.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Physical ability to sit, walk, balance, stoop, kneel and crouch
  • Must possess problem solving skills
  • Possession of good safety awareness and judgment in all aspects of the position
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Must be honest, trustworthy and reliable
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The Physical demands described here are representative to those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Activity Not Required Required Occasional(less than 2.5 Frequently ( more than hours Continuous(more than
hours per day ) but less then 5 hours per day) 5 hours per day)
Regular & Consistant attendance X
Walking X X
Running X
Lifting  up to 1-75lbs. X X
Carrying  up to 1-75lbs. X X
Pushing up to 1-150lbs. X X
Pulling up to 1-75lbs. X X
Carawling X X
Overhead Work X X
Bending X X
Stooping X X
Kneeling X X
Standing X X
Sitting X X
Driving X X
Twisting X X
Squatting X X
Climbing X X
Using Vibrating Tools X X
Using Heavy Tools / Equiptment X X
Typing X X
Working at a computer X X
Other Respirator /SCBA X X
Other shoveling X X


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Two or more years’ experience in utility construction and maintenance or equivalent
  • Any equivalent combination of training and experience that produces the competencies
  • Must possess a valid Illinois Commercial Driver’s License Minimum Class B with air brake and tanker endorsements or the ability to obtain within 6 months of date of hire (equivalent Indiana license is acceptable)
The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee will encounter inclement weather, dust, dirt, noise, vibration, unpleasant odors and close working quarters.
The Department of Public Works maintenance worker will work established hours as specified by the Superintendent of Public Works as may be required to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position.
Twelve (12) months
Within the first year of employment, evaluations will occur at 90 days, six months and one year.  Thereafter, an annual evaluation will take place.
Reasonable accommodations may be made in order to perform the essential functions.  In order to meet the needs of the Village of Monee, employees may be assigned other duties, in addition to or in lieu of those described above, and any duties are subject to change at any time.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.