Deanne Jaffrey

Chief of Staff & City Administrator
(708) 891-8100

204 Pulaski Road –
P.O. Box 1519
Calumet City, IL 60409

Monday – Friday:
9:00am – 5:00pm

Purchasing/Personnel Department provides the following services:
  • Sells city vehicle stickers for approximately 30,000 vehicles
  • Administers and maintains business licenses
  • Administers and maintains animal licenses
  • Accepts applications for employment
  • Maintains all employee personnel files
  • Handles all personnel matters
  • Coordinates employee insurance matters
  • Coordinates all city insurance matters with insurance agent
  • Procurement of materials, supplies, equipment and services at the lowest possible cost
  • Promote fair dealings which ensure that Calumet City taxpayers receive the maximum value for every expenditure

Calumet City is an equal opportunity employer.

  • To continually employ and maintain a competent labor force through recruitment, selection and retention of employees:
  • Providing a competitive wage and benefit package
  • Providing employee training and development in a learning environment
  • Promoting equal opportunity and diversity
  • Promoting safety and health while ensuring compliance with federal and state laws, regulations and policies of the City of Calumet City
  • Assist suppliers by providing the information necessary so that they know their part in the purchasing process

City Employment Opportunities

Open Positions for the City of Calumet City
  • Building Commissioner
  • Building and Zoning Clerk
  • ESDA Officer – Part-time
  • Hispanic Coordinator
  • Rental Housing Inspector
  • IT System Manager
  • Public Works Driver

Employment Application

Return completed applications to Personnel Director – Deston Dorchack at

Open Positions for Calumet City Police & Fire Department
  • Firefighter 
  • Police Officer

Law Enforcement & Fire Fighter Application

Return completed applications to Secretary for the Calumet Board of Fire and Police Commissioners – JeTuan Russell  at

Open Positions for Calumet City Police Department
  • 911 Dispatcher (Telecommunicator)
  • Lateral Hire Police Officer

Police Department Application

Return completed applications to Chief of Police – Kevin Kolosh  at 

Open Positions for local businesses within Calumet City
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