Employment Opportunities

Update 04/19/2021

Now Hiring – Part-Time/Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker

Job Summary

Edwardsville Township is seeking part-time/seasonal Park Maintenance Workers to assist at Edwardsville Township Community Park, Edwardsville, Illinois. Positions are non-exempt. Hours will vary by week based on need.

Job Responsibilities

The position will be responsible for inspecting playgrounds and park grounds maintenance, performing duties such as mowing, mulching, raking, and landscaping; custodial work, such as sweeping, changing trash and cleaning restrooms; operating equipment, such as lawnmowers, weed eaters, a pickup truck, golf cart, and others. Specific hearing abilities are required. An Audiometric Test in accordance with ANSI S3.6-1989 is required upon hire. First Aid, CPR, Blood Borne Pathogen, and AED training will be completed within six months of hire.

Minimum Qualifications

A valid Illinois Driver’s License and driving record satisfactory to the Township.

Must be able to frequently lift up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move items more than 100 pounds.

Working Conditions

May be subject to inclement weather and/or weather extremes during the discharge of responsibilities. Physical work including a variety of large and small equipment including the use of small tools, lawn maintenance equipment and tractors. Considerable periods of standing/sitting. Moderate to heavy lifting, pushing, pulling at times.

Applicants will be subject to a background check and a drug screen prior to an offer of employment, as well as a hearing test. Upon hire, employee will be required to complete Hepatitis B vaccination series.


When completing the Employment Application (see link below), please be as thorough as possible when describing your qualifying training and experience. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. A copy of the required employment application is available to be picked up at Edwardsville Township, 300 West Park St., Edwardsville, Illinois, between the hours of 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Last Date for Filing Application

Applications will be accepted until a sufficient candidate is selected to fill the position. Please submit application as soon as possible. Please contact Edwardsville Township at townshippark@edwardsvilletownship.com to obtain an emailed copy of the Township job application. Applications can be submitted by email to townshippark@edwardsvilletownship.com or may be dropped off at the Edwardsville Township office, 300 West Park St., Edwardsville, Illinois during normal business hours, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Salary negotiable.

The application can be found by clicking on the following link:

Employment Application



Update 1/12/2021

IMMEDIATE OPENING: Edwardsville Township Highway Department – Part-Time/Seasonal Snow Removal

Position performs a variety of tasks, inspects roadways during snowstorms, operates snow plows/salt spreaders, and removes other materials/obstacles from the roadways; services machinery.

Qualifications: Valid driver’s license, clean driving record, Class B CDL, High School diploma or equivalent.

Applications can be obtained at 180 Sunset Ave., Glen Carbon, Illinois or here. This Application must be submitted as soon as possible by email to cgill@edwardsvilletownship.com before any interviews can be scheduled or a candidate can be considered. For more information, call 618-288-9331.


IMMEDIATE OPENING(S): Part-Time/Full-Time Position(s) Available

The Edwardsville Township Assessor’s office is taking applications for part-time/full-time help starting immediately. Applicants must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time and be able to work in all weather conditions. You must also have a valid driver’s license and a dependable vehicle with current insurance. No experience is necessary. Download and complete an application. (Applications must be completed and submitted to be considered for any open positions.) Materials may be dropped off at Edwardsville Township, 300 West Park St., Edwardsville, Illinois  62025, between the hours of 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, or submitted by email to jklopmeier@edwardsvilletownship.com. With questions, please call the Edwardsville Township Assessor’s office at 618-656-6305 during normal business hours.