Job Announcement

Maintenance Section Manager (Illinois Tollway Open Position)


Maintenance Section Manager ($76,000.00 - $86,000.00 Annually)
o High-school graduate or equivalent is required.

o Must also have a valid Class “A” Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with endorsements of air brakes, combination vehicles, and tank truck at the time of testing.

o Good written and oral communication skills are required.

o Proven knowledge & ability in snow & ice control operations is required.

o Experience with computerized Maintenance Management Systems and Inventory Control Procedures is desired.

o The incumbent should have knowledge of and experience in snow and ice removal operations.

o Experienced in roadway and appurtenant repair operations, management operations and budgeting and personnel (union environment) is required.

o Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills required.

o Incumbent should be self-motivated and be able to motivate subordinates.

o The incumbent will be required to pass a written examination in order to qualify for an interview.


“As of September 10, 2014, the Tollway will begin using an on-line application system to assist prospective and current employees in the job application process. This system will allow users to create an individual account, create and maintain a profile of education, experience and certifications, identify job interest categories, search for open positions, and submit job applications. This system will automatically notify users of recently posted jobs based on the job interest categories chosen.

For the employee to be notified of open positions and submit job applications, this system requires the user to have an email account. This could either be a personal account (i.e. gmail, yahoo) or account.

To apply for a posted position or to create a “Job Interest Card,” applicants should visit the Tollway’s website,
Completed applications may be mailed to the Tollway or dropped off in person at the agency’s Downers Grove headquarters between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. All applications must be received within the dates indicated on the job posting.”

The completed Illinois Tollway Employment Application is due December 3rd, 2014 and can be completed on our on-line application system, which can be found at the under ‘Employment Opportunities’, or mailed or hand-delivered to Human Resources, 2700 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515.

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Questions should be directed to Human Resources at (630) 241-6800 ext. 2333.