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PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
WATER PLANT DIVISION

The City of Macomb, Illinois is currently seeking applications to fill a position at the Water Treatment Plant.  The position to be filled will be one of the following and will depend on applicant skills, license and certifications:  Maintenance Worker, Operator I or Operator II.

This position assists in completing services related to water production.  The successful applicant shall have the ability to operate the water treatment plant and perform technical tasks; operate small equipment and hand tools; operate heavy equipment, as qualified; and perform manual labor to complete assigned tasks.  Following directions and performing recordkeeping are essential.  Working safely and independently in an environment that is sometimes undesirable is required.  The person hired for this job will work nights and weekends and will report to the Water Treatment Manager.

A Class B CDL license is required within 90 days of employment. Residency within McDonough County will be required along with a pre-employment physical, lower back x-ray, drug screen and background investigation.  High school diploma or GED required.  The wage for this position will depend on the position that is filled.  City of Macomb full-time benefits include: group health and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and personal leave; deferred compensation plan option; cafeteria plan option; and IMRF retirement benefits.

 

General employment applications are available at the Mayor’s Office, Macomb City Hall; 232 E. Jackson Street, Macomb, IL or on-line here.   Completed applications for this position must be returned to the Mayor’s Office in City Hall no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2021.

 

The City of Macomb is an Equal Opportunity Employer


 

BUSINESS OFFICE DIRECTOR

 

The City of Macomb, Illinois, home of Western Illinois University, is seeking an experienced Business Office Director. This is an administrative position responsible for the operation of the Business Office and Utility Collection. This position is responsible for coordinating the daily functions of the Business Office including: financial and recordkeeping functions, payroll, insurance, monitoring revenues and expenditures, property and equipment inventory, fixed assets, pensions, City investments, accounts payable and receivable, and utilities.
The Director is also responsible for assessing and evaluating the financial performance of the organization and providing regular reports to the Mayor, Council and City Administrator, managing overall financial operations to ensure accuracy in reporting and compliance with regulatory and City requirements, coordinating audits, assisting in preparations of the Tax Levy and annual City Budget, and overseeing the work of the Business Office employees.

Minimum training and experience required include: bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance or related curriculum and five years related job experience; knowledge of advanced accounting principles and practices, governmental fund accounting, maintaining journals, financial records, and general office practices; and advanced experience with Microsoft Office and other financial computer systems.

McDonough County residency will be required, along with a pre-employment physical, lower back x-ray, drug screen and background investigation. The salary range for this position is $63,067.76 - $84,090.35 DOQ. Full benefit package.
Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for professional references, by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021 to:

Mayor’s Office
ATTN: Julie Adair, Exec. Asst.
232 E. Jackson Street
P.O. Box 377
Macomb, IL 61455
or
by email to: employment@cityofmacomb.com

The City of Macomb is an Equal Opportunity Employer


PART-TIME JANITOR

The City of Macomb is currently accepting applications for a part-time Janitor. This position performs a variety of janitorial tasks to maintain clean and safe buildings at four different city locations. This position works approximately 25 hours per week, and includes retirement benefits and pro-rated vacation and personal time.
Minimum requirements include high school education with at least 1 -2 years of
experience in the care and cleaning of buildings.

McDonough County residency is required along with a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.

General employment applications are available at Macomb City Hall; 232 E. Jackson Street, Macomb, IL or here.  Completed applications for this position must be returned by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 3, 2021 to:

Mayor’s Office
Attn: Julie Adair, Exec. Asst.
232 E. Jackson Street
P.O. Box 377
Macomb, IL 61455
or
by email to: employment@cityofmacomb.com

The City of Macomb is an Equal Opportunity Employer


 

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
WATER PLANT DIVISION
WATER MANAGER

The City of Macomb, Illinois, home of Western Illinois University, is seeking an experienced Water Manager to lead the Water Treatment Plant and Distribution System. The Water Manager works under the general direction of the Public Works Director. The successful candidate will provide required emergency, cyclic or seasonal municipal services related to the operation, maintenance and regulatory compliance of the public potable water production and distribution system; manage, supervise and coordinate the daily activities by determining manpower, equipment, and material needs for specific jobs, providing instruction, guidance and inspecting final product; maintain all required regulatory records and submit all required reports for water treatment and distribution; coordinate the repair and maintenance of underground water distribution mains with the Operations Manager and assures water quality regulations are met; manages and supervises the operation, improvement, maintenance and repair of the water production system; and other assigned duties.

Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Functions include: graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline; five years of experience in water treatment and distribution; possession of a valid Illinois Class A Water Operator’s Certificate or ability to acquire one within three (3) months of starting employment; five years of experience in relevant supervision and management of employees; working knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, Internet Explorer and Excel. Relevant training and experience may be substituted in lieu of education and experience requirements.

McDonough County residency will be required, along with a pre-employment physical, lower back x-ray, drug screen, and background investigation. The salary range for this position is $59,245.47-$78,993.96 DOQ. Full benefit package.

Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for professional references, by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 17, 2021 to:

Mayor’s Office
232 E. Jackson Street
P.O. Box 377
Macomb, IL 61455
or
by email to: employment@cityofmacomb.com

 


PART-TIME TEMPORARY
SEASONAL WORKERS
CITY OF MACOMB, ILLINOIS

The City of Macomb is accepting applications for part-time temporary seasonal (40 hours per week) help to work in the Public Works Department.  Assignments may include street maintenance, cemetery & grounds.  These positions are hourly pay ($12.00/hour) with no benefits.

Interested persons meeting the following requirements are encouraged to apply:

  1. Must be able to perform manual labor in an outdoor environment.
  2. Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license.
  3. Must be at least 16 years of age.

 

Applications are available at the Mayor’s Office in Macomb City Hall, 232 E. Jackson, or here.

Completed applications must be returned to the Mayor’s Office in City Hall.  Review of applications will continue until positions are filled.

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