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It is the policy of the Village of River Forest to ensure equal opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or disability or any other legally protected status in accordance with the requirements of local, state, and federal law.  

Available Position(s):

Seasonal Laborer Position

The Village of River Forest Public Works Department is seeking to fill a position of Seasonal Laborer.  This position will perform maintenance and repair of Village facilities and properties, assist full-time staff with daily maintenance tasks, work with a variety of tools, and lift equipment in excess of 50 lbs.

This position will work up to 40 hours per week and requires the ability to perform strenuous work in varying weather conditions.  Normal work hours are 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday thru Friday. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Illinois driver’s license.  Hourly rate for this seasonal position is $15.00 and is limited to (but not guaranteed) 400 hours.

Submit completed Village of River Forest “Application for Employment” and submit in an envelope that is clearly marked “Public Works Seasonal Laborer” to John Anderson, Director of Public Works, 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL, 60305.  EOE. Position is open until filled.