Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities

Please note that all District positions have a travel requirement that can vary by department and must possess an Illinois Drivers License in good standing. A successful candidate must comply with these requirements within six months of employment.

General Application

To be considered for any position, you must complete and return our Application for Employment. You may also include a resume. We will keep the applications on file and will contact you if you are selected for an interview.

Your Application and resume should be mailed to the District at our business address, emailed to careers@dgsd.org or faxed to us at (630) 969-0827.

Read the summary of District Benefits for full-time staff.

Part-Time Secretary

Re: Open Position – Part-time Secretary

The District currently has an opening for a Part-Time Secretary at the District’s Administration Center. The part-time position requires two to three days per week, eight hours each day. The position includes general office, customer service and data entry work. The pay range for the position is $10 to $13 per hour and the hourly rate offered to an applicant for hiring will be based upon the experience and qualifications of the applicant.

The Part-time Secretary job description can be found below. To be considered for this position, you must complete and return our Application for Employment. You may also include a resume. We will be reviewing the applications over the coming weeks and will contact you if you are selected for an interview.

Your Application and resume should be emailed to the District at careers@dgsd.org.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the District.

Sincerely,

DOWNERS GROVE SANITARY DISTRICT

W. Clay Campbell
Administrative Supervisor

Job Description

Application for Employment

Summer Building & Grounds Maintenance position

Re: Open Position – Summer Building & Grounds Maintenance positions

The District currently has two openings for its summer Building & Grounds Maintenance positions at the Wastewater Treatment Center. Responsibilities include cleaning, landscaping, painting and minor equipment maintenance. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The pay is $10/hour.

The Summer Building & Grounds Maintenance job description can be found below. To be considered for this position, you must complete and return our Application for Employment. You may also include a resume. We will be reviewing the applications over the coming weeks and will contact you if you are selected for an interview.

Your Application and resume should be emailed to the District at careers@dgsd.org.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the District.

Sincerely,

DOWNERS GROVE SANITARY DISTRICT

W. Clay Campbell
Administrative Supervisor

Job Description

Application for Employment

Contractor Bid Notices

Contractors interested in the District’s publicly bid projects should check the Public Notice Illinois website at: http://www.publicnoticeillinois.com.

2019 WAS Thickener Bid Notice

2019 WAS Thickener Bid Notice


Please note: specs for the bid will be available starting Thursday, July 25.

1. Time and Place of Opening Bids. Sealed proposals for the construction of the Wastewater Treatment Center WAS Thickener for the Downers Grove Sanitary District of DuPage County, Illinois will be received at the Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 until 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, August 14th, and at that time will be publicly opened and (lump sum bid or unit price total) read aloud.

2. Description of Work. The proposed construction consists of the relocation of grease pumping equipment and grinder, replacement of waste activated sludge (WAS) pump, and construction of a Volute Thickener and thickened waste activated sludge (TWAS) pump; and all necessary structural, piping, electrical, and other miscellaneous items of work.

3. Information for Bidders. All pertinent documents may be examined at the Downers Grove Sanitary District Office – Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515.

Copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from QuestCDN Construction Data Network, http://bit.ly/23V1i2M, or from the Owner, Downers Grove Sanitary District, at the above physical address upon a non-refundable payment of $15.00 per set.

Not less than the prevailing rate of wages as determined by the Department of Labor or determined by the court on review shall be paid to all laborers, workmen and mechanics performing work under this contract.

The Downers Grove Sanitary District is exempt from the Illinois State, municipal or county Retailers Occupation Tax, Service Occupation Tax, Use Tax, and Service Use Tax as described in Illinois Compiled Statute Chapter 35.  Bid prices shall not include the cost of such taxes.

All Bids must be accompanied by a Bidder’s bond, certified check, bank cashier’s check or bank draft payable to the Downers Grove Sanitary District for ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the Bid as provided in the Bidder Instructions.

A Pre-Bid Conference of all prospective Bidders and/or their representatives will be held at the District’s Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 on Thursday, August 1st at 10:00 A.M.  Bidders are encouraged to attend and participate in the conference.

4. Rejection of Bids. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to reject any or all Bids and to waive technicalities.  Unless the Bids are rejected for good cause, award of contract shall be made to the lowest responsible and responsive Bidder.

2019 Sanitary Sewer Cleaning and Televising

2019 Sanitary Sewer Cleaning and Televising

1. Time and Place of Opening Bids. Sealed proposals for the 2019 Sanitary Sewer Cleaning and Televising project for the Downers Grove Sanitary District of DuPage County, Illinois, will be received at the District Office at the District Office at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 until 10:00 A.M., July 9, 2019, and at that time will be publicly opened and unit price total read aloud.

2. Description of Work. The proposed construction consists of light cleaning and televising of approximately 77,236 lineal feet of sanitary sewer ranging in size from 6-inch to 20-inch diameter, 40 hours of heavy cleaning; restoration and other miscellaneous items of work

3. Information for Bidders. All pertinent documents may be examined at the Downers Grove Sanitary District Office – Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515.

Copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from QuestCDN Construction Data Network, http://bit.ly/23V1i2M, or from the Owner, Downers Grove Sanitary District, at the above physical address upon a non-refundable payment of $15.00 per set.Not less than the prevailing rate of wages as determined by the Department of Labor or determined by the court on review shall be paid to all laborers, workmen and mechanics performing work under this contract.

Downers Grove Sanitary District is exempt from the Illinois State, municipal or county Retailers Occupation Tax, Service Occupation Tax, Use Tax, and Service Use Tax as described in Illinois Compiled Statute Chapter 35. Bid prices shall not include the cost of such taxes.

4. Rejection of Bids. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to reject any or all Bids and to waive technicalities. Unless the Bids are rejected for good cause, award of contract shall be made to the lowest responsible and responsive Bidder.

Project Bid Tab

ALL BIDDERS SUBMITTED THEIR BIDS ON 07/09/19 PRIOR TO 10:00 A.M.

Bidder #

Contractor

Address

8 inch

10 inch

12 inch

15 – 16 inch

18  – 20 inch

Heavy Cleaning

Total Bid for Items #1-6

1

Sheridan Plumbing & Sewer

6754 W. 74th Street, Bedford, IL 60638

$136,444.50

$18,051.40

$12,510.85

$4,467.35

$3,258.50

$16,000.00

 

$190,732.60 (as corrected)

2

Michels Pipes Services

 

6396 W. 74th Street, Bedford Park, IL 60683

$122,496.84

$17,631.60

$13,092.75

$4,752.50

$2,327.50

$18,000.00

$178,301.19

3

Pipe-View LLC

203 Farmwood Lane, LaPorte, IN 46350

$90,963.00

$12,594.00

$8,728.50

$2,851.50

$1,629.25

$4,000.00

$120,766.25

4

National Power Rodding Corp

2500 W. Arthington Street, Chicago, IL 60612

$145,540.80

$25,188.00

$17,457.00

$9,505.00

$4,655.00

$15,400.00

$217,745.80

5

Visu-Sewer of Illinois

9014 S. Thomas Ave., Bridgeview, IL 60455

$106,123.50

$14,693.00

$10,183.25

$4,087.15

$2,001.65

$13,200.00

$150,288.55

 

APPARENT LOWEST RESPONSIVE, RESPONSIBLE BIDDER SHOWN IN BOLD

 

2019 Painting Services Bid Notice

2019 Painting Services Bid Notice

1. Time and Place of Opening Bids. Sealed proposals for the services described herein will be received at the Downers Grove Sanitary District, 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60515, until 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 5, 2019, and at that time will be publicly opened and read.

2. Description of Work. The proposed work consists of providing interior and exterior painting services at the District’s Wastewater Treatment Center and pumping stations.

3. Instructions to Bidders. Specifications and proposal forms may be obtained below. NOTE: SITE VISIT IS REQUIRED. The bidder may make an appointment using the District’s website using the calendar below. All potential bidders are required to make a site visit in order for their bid to be eligible for consideration.

4. Rejection of Bids. The Downers Grove Sanitary District reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive technicalities.

2019 Painting Services Project Specs
2019 Painting Services Project Addendum No. 1

 

Project Bid Tab

 

Bidder #

Contractor

Address

Date Bid Received

Item #1 Bid Amount

Item #2 Bid Amount

Item #3 Bid Amount

Item #4 Bid Amount

Item #5 Bid Amount

Total Bid for Items #1-5

1

Era-Valdivia Contractors, Inc.

11909 South Avenue O, Chicago, IL 60617

06/05/19

$42,000.00

$35,000.00

$56,000.00

$15,000.00

$40,000.00

$188,000.00

 

2

 

 

G.P Maintenance Services, Inc.

 

 

10512 South Michael Drive, Palos Hills, IL 60465

 

 

06/05/19

 

 

$15,000.00

 

 

$38,000.00

 

 

$11,000.00

 

 

$8,500.00

 

 

$35,000.00

 

 

$107,500.00

 

3

McCahill Painting Company

324 RocBaar Drive, Romeoville, IL 60446

06/04/19

$16,670.00

$57,640.00

$9,620.00

$8,275.00

$21,365.00

$113,570.00

 

APPARENT LOWEST RESPONSIVE, RESPONSIBLE BIDDER SHOWN IN BOLD

 

Sale of Used Equipment

There is currently no equipment for sale at this time. Please check back in the future as this section can be frequently updated.

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2710 Curtiss Street
P.O. Box 1412
Downers Grove, Illinois 60515-0703

Phone: (630) 969-0664
Fax: (630) 969-0827

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