City of Ottawa, Illinois

The City of Ottawa Civil Service Commission is accepting applications to establish an eligibility register for future positions in Public Works-Water/wastewater Division.  Knowledge of water/wastewater operations is recommended, but not required for this examination.

Residency within five (5) miles of the corporate limits must be established and maintained within fifteen (15) months of employment.          

Future employment is subject to satisfactorily passing a background check, a physical agility test and a medical examination which includes a test to screen for the use of drugs and/or narcotics.

Applications are available at Human Resources, first floor, City Hall from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. or at  Completed applications must be returned by close of business on or before Monday, June 25, 2018 to be eligible to take the exam.  No applications will be accepted after this date.

This exam will be given at IVCC Ottawa Center, 321 West Main Street, Ottawa, Illinois on Monday, July 2, 2018 beginning promptly at 6:00 p.m.

The City of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer, not discriminating on basis of age, country of national origin, creed, race, religion or sex.


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