Careers

Employment Application
Property Maintenance Inspector
The Village is accepting applications for a full-time Property Maintenance Inspector position available in the Community & Economic Development Department.

The general responsibilities of the position are to inspect residential and nonresidential property (structures and premises) and enforce compliance with Village codes and ordinances related to public nuisances, property maintenance and safety (i.e. housing maintenance, vacant property and enforces sign code and removes illegal signs); prepare and issue violation notices, written reports, memos and correspondence; coordinate with Village adjudicator monthly and appear at administrative hearings;

The successful candidate will have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent; experience in building inspection, building construction, property maintenance, and/or code enforcement; or any equivalent combination of experience and education.  Possession of ICC Certification for Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector or the ability to obtain certification within one year of hire is a condition of employment.

The successful candidate must have excellent public relations skills, have the ability to ensure code compliance and impartial enforcement of all pertinent municipal ordinances, and adhere to the International Code Council Code of Ethics.

The salary range is $47,500 +/- DOQ.  The Village provides a full complement of benefits including paid vacation, paid holidays, personal days, and sick time.  Additionally, health and life insurance and participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF).  The position is contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of a criminal background check and a pre-employment medical exam, including a drug screen.

Interested applicants should send a completed employment application along with copies of current certifications, if applicable, to:  Michelle Robbins, Director of Human Resources, Village of Brookfield, 8820 Brookfield Ave., Brookfield, IL 60513, by 5 pm on May 24, 2019.

The Village of Brookfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Seasonal Public Works Employment
Applications are now being accepted from qualified individuals for seasonal public works employment.  Employment period will be from May through September.  The position requires physical labor and will be in the Streets, Forestry, Water, Sewer, and Public Buildings Divisions.

Work hours are 7:00 am to 4:00 pm five days per week, with one weekend day required as part of the five day work schedule.  Starting pay rate is $11.00 per hour.

Applicants must be 16 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license.  Candidates must be self-motivated and possess strong communication skills.

Selected candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, as well as a post-offer medical physical and drug screen.

Interested applicants should submit a completed employment application to:  Village of Brookfield, ATTN:  Director of Human Resources, 8820 Brookfield Ave., Brookfield, IL 60513.

The Village of Brookfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer

School Crossing Guard
Have a passion for public service? Looking for opportunities to make a difference in the community, while working outdoors? If so, the Village of Brookfield is seeking school crossing guards to assist the Brookfield Police Department in protecting pedestrian safety within the community. School crossing guards serve as highly visible, positive role models to students, pedestrians, and motorists, and are an integral member of the Brookfield Police Department. The primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, ensuring the safety of students at street crossings and traffic areas by using proper crossing techniques, and observing and reporting any conditions or incidents that create or compromise the safety to students, pedestrians, motorists, or crossing guards. Attend periodic training meetings, as required.

To apply, please forward a completed employment application to the Village of Brookfield Village Hall, Attn:  Michelle Robbins, Director of Human Resources, 8820 Brookfield Ave., Brookfield, IL 60513.  Completed applications may also be dropped off to the Human Resources office located in the Village Hall.   Applications can be obtained at our website, www.brookfieldil.gov, or at the Village Hall.  Positions are open until filled.

The Village of Brookfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer