Employment Opportunities

The Oregon Street Department is Accepting Applications:

We are looking to fill two positions see below: 

Position 1:  Heavy Equipment Operator: See Job Description here: Job Description – Heavy Equipment Operator – 2022

Applications to include a current resume, must be turned in no later than Thursday August 4th, 2022, by 4:30 p.m.  email to chilton@cityoforegon.org or return them to Oregon City Hall 115 N 3rd Street, Oregon, IL 61061

City of Oregon Employment Application

Compensation and Benefits    

The starting salary is $40,500.00.  A comprehensive benefits package includes participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Pension, health insurance including medical, dental, and vision coverage (also available to dependents *with some restrictions*), life insurance, and an optional 457 deferred compensation plan.  The city also offers paid vacation, holidays, personal days and sick leave, phone allowance.

The City of Oregon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Position 2: Public Works Mechanic: See Job Description here: Job Description – Public Works – Mechanic

*Note this position is not strictly a mechanic position, it includes the duties of a Heavy Equipment Operator as well (See job description above).

Applications to include a current resume, must be turned in no later than Friday August 19th, 2022, by 4:00 p.m.  email to chilton@cityoforegon.org or return them to Oregon City Hall 115 N 3rd Street, Oregon, IL 61061.

Compensation and Benefits    

The starting salary range is $40,500.00 – $45,000 DOQ.  A comprehensive benefits package includes participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) Pension, health insurance including medical, dental, and vision coverage (also available to dependents *with some restrictions*), life insurance, and an optional 457 deferred compensation plan.  The city also offers paid vacation, holidays, personal days and sick leave, phone allowance.

The City of Oregon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.