Jobs in Plainfield, Illinois, United States

Plainfield is a village in Will County, Illinois with a present population of about 43,000. Originally, a Native American settlement, Plainfield witnessed a rush of European settlers during the first half of the 19th century. Several decades later, the quaint village rose to significance in American history as one of the claimed origins of the very first ice cream sundae.

The Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 serves the village and operates 17 elementary schools, 7 middle schools and 4 high schools in the region. Besides the school district also runs two alternative schools and a preschool. Several institutions for higher education are within driving distance from Plainfield, including Lewis University, Aurora University, University of St. Francis, Benedictine University, North Central College and Joliet Junior College.

Plainfield offers a typical placid village life. The Historic Downtown area of the village houses Settlers’ Park – a beautiful park and recreational area that provides amenities like a picnic shelter and an amphitheatre and hosts movies in the premises. Other attractions in Plainfield include Tailwinds Distilling Company, Naperbrook Golf Course, Plainfield Fishing Resort and Norman Greenway bike trails.

The Interstate 55, U.S. Route 30, U.S. Route 66 and Routes 59 and 126 are major highways serving Plainfield. The village has its own Pace bus system that provides bus routes to and from Downtown Chicago. The nearest major airport is Chicago Midway International Airport, located 30 miles from the centre of the village.

Job Opportunities in Plainfield, Illinois

Plainfield, Illinois enjoys a robust economy with a household income of $111,536, which is more than twice the national average. The most popular industries by number of employees are retail, healthcare, professional and tech services, manufacturing and education. Major employers in the region include Diageo, Target, CB&I, Ken’s Beverage, Walmart, Aimco Apartment Homes, McDonald’s, Menards, Sentry360 Security and the Plainfield Community Consolidated School District.

Whereas Will County is one of the fastest growing counties in the state of Illinois, Plainfield also ranks among the fastest developing suburbs in the entire Chicago metropolitan area. Naturally, it has proved itself an excellent place to start or grow a business. The Village of Plainfield offers competitive tax rates and a diverse tax base. There are several lucrative commercial corridors with major development potential. The Historic Downtown area is an exceptional business location and houses several top-notch shopping and dining options. Besides, the Business Evolution Center provides entrepreneurs and small business enterprises all the support they need to thrive in Plainfield.

A great location, quaint village life, excellent housing options and a high standard of living have effectively turned the little village of Plainfield into a major career destination.

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Kens Beverage Inc
Ken’s Beverage, Inc. is a family owned and operated business that specializes in selling, installing and servicing hot & cold beverage dispensing equipment. We are currently looking for hardworking individuals ...
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Best Technology Systems Inc
Best Technology Systems Inc-Plainfield, IL 60585$17 an hourcompensation: $17 Hr.employment type: full-timeCompensation: $17 per hour to startBest Technology Systems is a recognized leader in shooting range maintenance ...
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Vespa Group
Vespa Group is seeking Customer Service Representatives for a health insurance provider's customer call center. Our philosophy is to recruit and retain only high-caliber professionals, provide them with a rewarding work ...
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Plainfield Community Consolidated School District...
Ability to communicate effectively Strong organizational and motivational skills Strong knowledge of rules and running technique High school Cross Country coaching experience preferred Qualifications:Candidates must ...
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UNITED STATES ARMY/ ARMY RESERVE
$50,000 - $60,000 a year -  Part-timeOverviewOfficers are the leaders of the Army. They lead from the front and adjust to environments that are always changing.To be an officer is to be respected as a ...
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Tap House Grill
This is a very important role for us and we rely heavily on our serving staff. They manage the pulse of the dining room and ensure patrons have a memorable dining experience. If you are looking for waiter, waitress, ...
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Primrose School of Plainfield
We are currently looking for a Private Kindergarten Teacher for Primrose School of Plainfield. Each new addition to the Primrose Family has the opportunity to strengthen the message of why Primrose Teams do what we do, ...
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Next Door Self Storage
$12 an hour -  Part-timeWe are looking for someone to work approximately 25 hrs a week as an Office Manager.Position Summary : As a team member, you'll work in a casual and friendly atmosphere in a self ...
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TORTILLA FLATZ MEXICAN G
Tortilla Flatz Mexican G in Plainfield, IL is looking for one server/waitstaff to join our 9 person strong team. We are located on 13717 S Us Rt 30 #127. Our ideal candidate is attentive, punctual, and hard-working. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Description: Demonstrate passion for electronics and deliver an exceptional guest experience by connecting guests to the right products to enhance their lives. Engage with guests. Ask open-ended questions and educate ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Ken's Beverage Inc
General Purpose: To provide support to the National Project manager by overseeing administrative tasks, including coordinating with vendors and service providers to ensure projects are completed on time.Position ...
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Plainfield Community Consolidated School District...
Plan and instruct students on District and Illinois State Standards aligned curriculum. Communicate both verbally and in writing with parents and students on progress. Diligent in entering student grade information into ...
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Gray
SPEC Engineering is currently seeking a project manager for either their Plainfield or Chicago locations. The Project Manager will be responsible for the implementation, execution, tracking, and closeout of engineering ...
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Advance Auto Parts
Job Description We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender ...
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Smile Care Dental Associates
We are seeking a well-organized, experienced receptionist to join our dental office team in North Plainfield. We are looking for an individual who is a team player and can take the initiative to work ...
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Sprint Store by MSM Connect
MSM Connect is a Sprint Preferred Retailer committed to providing Sprint customers superior customer service and solutions for 11 years. MSM is a family-orientated company looking to make sure our people grow as we ...
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Signarama & Fully Promoted - Plainfield
Do you have experience working in the Sign production industry? If yes, we are very interested in speaking with you! We are a brand new store - 10,000 sq ft Sign Production & Promotional Products & Marketing ...
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Edgewood Clinical Services
Front Desk Receptionist Part-time Description: Edgewood Clinical Services is seeking experienced part-time Front Desk Receptionists for our Plainfield office. We are looking for candidates who are outgoing, sensitive, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Plainfield Community Consolidated School District...
Chair IEP meetings and manage caseload. Plan and instruct students on District and Illinois State Standards aligned curriculum. Communicate both verbally and in writing with parents and students on progress. Diligent in ...
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Weed Man Lawn Care
Escape your desk! Join the Weed Man team as a full time, year round, Lawn Care Apprentice, where sun soaked green lawns are your office! America’s #1 rated lawn care franchise is looking for you!AN EMPLOYEE OF ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June