Career Opportunities

Standard Equipment Company has maintained a family-friendly environment throughout nearly 50 years of business growth.

Our employees demonstrate energy, professional pride, and a dedication to teamwork, and we’re proud to maintain an environment of mutual respect and cooperation. As a company, we encourage career development and creativity, and treat every employee with integrity and respect. We offer:

To encourage diversity, equality, and maintain a workplace that is free from discrimination and harassment, we are an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage job applicants of all backgrounds and physical abilities to apply. We look for team members who:

Current Opportunities

Underground Product Support Specialist

This is an exciting new opportunity to join us here at Standard Equipment. We are looking for a candidate who will be a “jack of all trades”. In this role, the ideal candidate will support the Underground Product Manager with both repairs and maintaining the day to day operations of that shop. This individual will also work closely with the Product Manager to educate customers and promote the product. For more information click HERE.

Service Foreman

Standard Equipment is seeking a Service Foreman with the desire to lead our highly capable technicians to success under the direction of the VP, Operations. Candidate should have the desire to learn about Elgin/Vactor/Autocar equipment and work as a part of a team to keep our customers’ machines up and running. We are seeking a hands-on leader with a relentlessly “can-do” attitude who can coach technicians and help them do their job better. Following successful mastery of the Foreman position, there are promotional opportunities available in Service Management. For more information click HERE.


Established in 1969, Standard Equipment is the Northern Illinois Distributor for Elgin Sweeper, Vactor, Autocar and Envirosight. These brands represent the very best environmental solutions for our municipal and contract customers. Our recent growth has created opportunities for Technician candidates with the desire to challenge themselves, learn about Elgin/ Vactor/ Autocar equipment, and work as a team to keep our customers' machines up and running. As our Technicians master their technical and customer-service skills, they advance to full Journeyman or Management/ Sales positions. For more information click HERE.

Parts Driver

Directed by the Shipping Clerk, the Parts Delivery Representative must show enthusiasm about being the customer's first point of contact and represent the company with a good appearance and a friendly attitude. The primary function is to deliver goods in a timely manner, unload goods and establish and maintain good relations with the customer. Must assist the Shipping clerk with inspection of goods against the packing slip loading and securing load and prior to leaving; coordinate any last minute pick-ups or deliveries. For more information click HERE.

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