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The Township of Proviso is accepting applications for the part-time position of Handyman. The ideal candidate is expected to have good customer service skills, a good work ethic, interpersonal skills and work well with senior citizens.

The part-time handyman hired for this position will be required to perform minor repairs to Proviso Township homeowners who are seniors (age 60 or older) or individuals with disabilities. The Proviso Township Handyman Department performs approximately 1000 jobs every year. Responsibilities include but are not limited to fixing minor plumbing problems, such as repairing, replacing, or installing faucets, shower heads and wands, sink drain pipes, and stoppers. Simple electrical repairs, minor miscellaneous jobs, such as furniture assembly or repair, exterior caulking, installing grab bars, put-in or take-out storm door windows, replacing doorbells or door knobs, and installing or repairing mailboxes.

Work Schedule & Starting Pay: TBD

Employment Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt

Proviso Township is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its hiring and recruiting practices. The Township uses the criteria of merit, qualifications, and abilities in its hiring decisions.

To be considered for the position, please submit a completed employment application via mail or hand delivery to Mary Donahue, Deputy Clerk, Proviso Township, 4565 Harrison, Hillside, Illinois 60162. Applications are also accepted by email to Mary Donahue, Deputy Clerk, at Employment applications can be obtained at the front desk of the Proviso Township office at 4565 Harrison, Hillside, IL. Applications are now being accepted.

Posted: March 4, 2024