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The Village of Downers Grove, IL, population 48,867, is located 22 miles west of Chicago. Convenient access to Chicago via rail and several major expressways make Downers Grove a prime location to live, work and do business. Downers Grove is home to many corporate and regional headquarters including Advocate Aurora Health Care, Dover Corporation, and Pepperidge Farm. Highly ranked schools were a top factor in Downers Grove being named one of the Top 10 Livable Cities for kids by Livability.com. Downers Grove has also been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Friendliest Towns.

We encourage you to review our job openings and apply for the position that best fits your qualifications and experience. The Village of Downers Grove is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you require reasonable accommodations during our hiring process, please follow the directions on the Village's ADA page.

Job Openings

Business Systems Administrator  

Manager's Office
Rate of Pay: $80,715 - $110,983
Status: Accepting Applications

Assistant Village Attorney   

Legal
Rate of Pay: $98,468 - $135,394
Status: Accepting Applications

Firefighter Paramedic  

Fire Department
Rate of Pay: $76,404 - $106,705
Status: Accepting Applications

Deputy Village Clerk  

Village Clerk's Office
Rate of Pay: $49,647 - $68,264
Status: Accepting Applications

Staff Accountant  

Finance
Rate of Pay: $58,525 - $80,471
Status: Accepting Applications

Staff Engineer I  

Public Works
Rate of Pay: $67,400 - $92,675
Status: Until Filled

Engineering Manager  

Public Works
Rate of Pay: $86,982 - $119,600
Status: Accepting Applications