The Village of Plainfield offers a fast-paced, exciting work environment!

The Village currently employs 150 individuals and offers a number of excellent benefits:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Competitive salaries
Personal, sick, and vacation days
Pension plan

Thank you for your interest in the Village of Plainfield. 



Crossing Guard

The Plainfield Police Department is currently seeking a part-time crossing guard. The selected candidate will be responsible for guarding street crossings during hours when children are going to and coming from school. Applicant must be 19 years of age or older. High school degree or GED required; Valid Illinois Driver’s License. Able to pass work-related physical exam, drug screen, and background check. Salary: $17.74 per hour. Applications may be obtained online at www.plainfield-il.org. E-mail applications to humanresources@goplainfield.com or bring it to Village Hall, 24401 W. Lockport St., between 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Mon.- Fri. Application deadline is July 29. EEOC/ADA.

Employment Application (For all positions except Police Officer.)  To be considered for a position, a Village of Plainfield Employment Application must be completed in full.  Applications should only be submitted for positions that are posted.  Resumes received without an application and incomplete employment applications will not be considered.  Applications for all civilian positions should be returned to the Village of Plainfield, attn: Human Resources, 24401 W. Lockport St., Plainfield, IL 60544.  Applications are also available at the Village Hall. 

Unfortunately, we are not able to respond to all applicants due to the large volume of applications that we receive. However, if we are interested in interviewing you for one of our positions, you will be contacted at that time.

The hiring of Police Officers is conducted through the Plainfield Police Commission selection process whereby testing leads to an Eligibility List.  Our current list expires November 17, 2017.  Notice will be posted when testing will occur and applications will be accepted at that time.

The Village of Plainfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages persons of diverse backgrounds to apply for available positions.