Employment Opportunities


The Village of Lombard is seeking a full-time Plan Reviewer/Inspector in the Community Development Department.   Varied responsibilities include:  Reviews and approves construction plans; calculates construction fees and performs data entry on fees and permit tracking data; reviews engineer’s tests and architectural building plans; performs field inspections of buildings under construction/renovation to ensure compliance with codes; inspects damaged buildings; and writes violation tickets to homeowners and contractors. Requires a substantial working knowledge of building codes and enforcement practices pertaining to residential and commercial construction; and must be knowledgeable in building codes, electric code, plumbing code, energy code, accessibility code, and mechanical code. Must have an Associate’s degree in Construction/Building Technology or a related field with five years of construction or municipal building experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Job requires possession of a valid Illinois driver’s license. ICC Certified Residential Building Inspector and Commercial Building Inspector.

The salary range is $65,000 - $90,000; with an anticipated starting salary up to $75,000. The hours for this position are: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. This position is eligible for a complete benefit package including health and dental insurance, IMRF pension, life insurance, paid sick and vacation days, and paid holidays. The position is open until filled.  Please submit a completed application and resume to: Village of Lombard, 255 E. Wilson Lombard, Illinois 60148, fax: (630) 620-8222, or email: hr@villageoflombard.org.  No phone calls; The Village will contact any applicants that are selected for an interview


The Village of Lombard is seeking two (2) Community Development Interns.  This position will assist in the review of building permit plans, preparation of documents for internal and general public use, conducting field surveys, and special studies.  Other support activities related to Community Development operations may be a part of this internship. The position will provide a broad exposure to development regulations and daily municipal operations.  The position requires:

  1. The   ability to effectively write and speak clearly to staff and the general public.
  2. Appropriate interpersonal skills for business and public contact.
  3. Competencies in personal computers in a Windows environment and ability to utilize Village software applications. 
  4. The ability to work independently and in the absence of supervision

The successful candidate will have good communication skills and possess a valid driver’s license.  Completion of core coursework toward a Bachelor or Master’s degree in architecture, urban planning, or a closely related field is required, or recent graduation (within the past twelve months) of such a program.The Village is seeking part-time help through the Spring.  Additionally, we are seeking full-time help for the Summer. The salary would be $12.00/hour, based upon qualifications.  The anticipated start date and work hours can be flexible based upon school schedules.  All candidates should forward their resume to: Village of Lombard, Human Resources Division, 255 East Wilson Avenue, Lombard, IL, 60148 or email to hr@villageoflombard.org.

Position will remain open until filled and hiring will be expedited for the right candidate.



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The Village will contact any applicants that are selected for an interview.