Employment Opportunities

Permit Technician

The Village of Westchester is currently seeking an experienced Permit Technician. The building Department is in need of a part time person skilled in permits, computer applications, customer service and other building code issues including but not limited to the permitting process within the village. Upon employment, employee must complete and pass the Permit Technician Certification exam within 6 months of hire. Applicant must be available 20-25 various hrs. per week Monday through Friday. Pre-employment background and drug testing required. To apply please send resume in strict confidence to the Building Official, Frank Esposito at fesposito@westchesterpolice.com. Applications can be found by clicking here.

Public Works – Seasonal Laborer (Summer Only)

The Village of Westchester, IL (population 16,718) is seeking an energetic individual to join the public works team as a Seasonal (Summer Only) Laborer. The Seasonal Laborer is a position within the Public Works Department.  The primary responsibilities of this position are the maintenance of Village right-of-way property, operation of light duty Village equipment, and maintenance of underground infrastructure.  The position has specific responsibilities various duties including manual tasks as directed by the supervisor and may include work such as tree maintenance, brush cleanup, sign maintenance, painting, and property maintenance.

The position receives supervision from the Director of Public Works or his designee.  The applicant should have working knowledge of Public Works infrastructure maintenance.  Work activity includes frequent lifting of heavy objects of at least 50 pounds and the ability to drive and operate light duty equipment.  The position is primarily an outdoor position that requires working in all types of weather situations.  Much of the work related to the position of is performed outside in the public right-of-way. 

The position may require the employee to work overtime hours, at the sole discretion of the Director. The job involves the ability to competently perform multiple duties and tasks.  Employees in these positions must be willing to work with residents, elected officials, and various contractors.  As such, they must at times explain what they are doing and must have positive interpersonal skills.

The starting wage for this hourly position is $15.00/hr. A valid Illinois Drivers License is required.  Position is for the summer months of May through August only. Interested candidates should send a completed application form (available on-line) to: 

Village of Westchester

Attn: Paul Nosek - Village Manager

10300 W Roosevelt Road

Westchester, IL  60154

Applications may be submitted electronically to 


The Village of Westchester is an equal opportunity employer.