We are currently accepting applications for:


For summer mowing/maintenance.  Individuals must have a valid driver's license and must pass a drug screen. Applications can be picked up at our office or printed from below.  Completed applications may be dropped off at our office located at 6475 W Montgomery Road, mailed to PO Box 468, Virden, IL 62690, or emailed to  Applications are being accepted until Friday, April 7, 2017.



The Otter Lake Water Commission operates a 3.5 MGD surface water treatment plant and a wholesale distribution system.  We are currently accepting applications for a water plant operator.  The successful candidate will have a high school education and current IL drivers license, Class A CDL with air brakes preferred.  Previous water system experience is preferred but not required.  The open position will require shift work and some weekends and holidays.

Rate of pay is determined by the operators ILEPA certification level, as follows:

Class A - $18.75

Class B - $16.75

Class C - $ 13.50

Class D - $12.25

No experience $11.00 - $11.75

Class A CDL with air brakes add $0.75 per hour to the above

Must be able to lift, push or pull up to 75 pounds, climb steps and ladders, work in inclement weather, be willing to work holidays and weekends as required.  Must pass a drug screening.  Able to take direction and provide feedback.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance, IMRF retirement, paid holidays and vacation.

Applications can be printed from the link below.  Completed applications may be mailed to PO Box 468, Virden, IL 62690 or emailed to  Applications will be accepted until April 14, 2017.


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