Cemetery Laborer

The City of Peru is accepting applications for a Laborer position in our Public Works Department.  The position will be primarily located in the City Cemetery.  The responsibilities will include, but not limited to, the following:  Opening and closing of graves, selling plots, placing headstones, grounds maintenance, enforcing cemetery rules & regulations, mapping and platting.  Additional duties include, but not limited to, snowplowing, mowing, and other general Laborer duties.

Candidates must possess a CDL driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within 60 days of employment.  Must establish residency within 10 miles of Peru city limits.

Submit an application or resume including employment history and education no later than January 15th to:

City of Peru

Attn: Human Resources

P.O. Box 299

Peru, IL  61354

Fax:  815-223-9489

Phone: 815-223-0061





General Employment Application

City Seasonal Employment Application

To apply please email your resume and cover letter to kreese@peru.il.us  or mail to address below:

Human Resources
City of Peru 
1901 Fourth Street
Peru, IL 61354

Equal Opportunity Employment