Employment

Employment Opportunities

Applications are being accepted for the following positions:

All positions are open until filled.  Download a job application and submit to the Recreation Complex Front Desk.
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Front Desk Coordinator (part-time)

$12-$15/hour

QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a high school diploma and meet the minimum age requirement of 18 years of age. Two or more years of full-time supervisory experience working in customer service preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. CPR certification or ability to receive within 6 months of hire. Individual must be flexible, enthusiastic, creative and a self-starter. Demonstrated passion for working with all age groups. Must be able to work well with others. Must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral and have the ability to multi-task. Candidate should possess strong leadership, organizational and problem-solving skills and excellent customer service.

DUTIES: Reports to the Manager of Recreation Programs, the Front Desk Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the front desk staff operations. Hire, train, schedule, evaluate and supervise all part-time front desk attendants. Manage and promote the all park district programs and facilities. Process all Recreation Complex program registrations including but not limited to fitness memberships, transfer, refund and rentals.

WORK HOURS: This is a non-exempt, part time, IMRF position requiring 20-29 hours per week. Shifts are M-F 8:30am- 1pm with occasional nights and weekends within job duties assigned.

Assistant Swim Team Coach (seasonal)

Monday - Friday practices in the morning (6am-9am), swim meets in the evenings every Wednesday and in the mornings every Saturday.  Start date is May 29 and runs through the end of July.  Starting pay stipend is $1,200.00 for the entire summer season.  Click here to download job description.

Pool Manager (seasonal)

Weekdays, evenings and weekends available.  Must be 18 years of age and older. Starting salary:  $10.30/hr.  For more information, click here to download job description.

Lifeguard (seasonal)

Weekdays, evenings and weekends available.  Must be 16 years of age and older.  Starting salary: $8.50/hr.  For more information, click here to download job description.

Swim Lesson Coordinator (seasonal)

Weekday mornings (m-f) and evenings (t/th).  Must be 18 years of age and older.  Starting salary: $9.50/hr.  For more information, click here to download job description.

Swim Lesson Instructor (seasonal)

Weekday mornings (m-f) and evenings (t/th).  Must be 16 years of age and older.  Starting salary:  $8.35/hr.  For more information, click here to download job description.

Pool Concessions and Admissions (seasonal)

Weekdays, evenings and weekends available.  Must be 14 years of age and older.  14 year and 15 year-olds must have a work permit.  Starting salary: $7.75hr. For more information, click here to download concessions job description and click here to download admissions job description.

Summer Park Laborers (seasonal)

The Seasonal Park Laborer is responsible for performing a variety of duties to maintain parks, facilities and equipment. Duties may include but are not limited to mowing, garbage removal, sports field preparation and special projects. Work Hours:  Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm; additional hours and days may be required.  $10.00/hr

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Qualifications

 Must be able to operate riding mowers, blowers and trimmers.

  • Physical ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to work in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Valid Divers License.
  • Minimum Age 18

Front Desk Staff (part-time)

Looking for outgoing, well-organized individuals to work the front desk at the Recreation Complex. Day and weekend availability.  $8.55 - $9.00hr

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Salt Creek Golf Course has openings for the following positions:

  • Pro Shop Cashier (part-time)
  • Restaurant Cashier (part-time)
  • Line Cook (part-time)
  • Clubhouse Maintenance (part-time)
  • Bartender (part-time)

Visit saltcreekgolfclub.com, click "contact" on the top to download application.  For more information, call 630.773.0184 and ask to speak with the Manager on Duty.

Fitness Studio Attendant (part-time)

Looking for outgoing, enthusiastic individuals who have basic knowledge of fitness to work in the Fitness Studio. Many shifts are available during the week and weekends.  Starting salary is $8.55/hr

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Extended  School Leaders (part-time)
Staff is needed immediately to work in our Before and After School program, school days off and winter and spring break camps.  Must be flexible in hours and work Monday-Friday.

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Early Childhood Instructor (part-time)

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Bus Driver (part-time)

Drivers are needed to drive children on field trips year-round for the summer day camps, preschool, before and after school program, winter and spring break camps.  Additionally, drivers are needed to drive children to away swim meets during the summer for the Swim Team.  Hours vary based on location of trips.

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Group Exercise Instructors (part-time)

Staff is always looking for new programs to offer.  If you have a special class that you would be interested in teaching, please fill out the job application and submit to the Recreation Complex.  

Volunteers

The Park District counts on volunteers to help events and programs succeed.  There are many different areas to volunteer for and the amount of hours/days you wish to volunteer depends on your schedule and the needs of the district.  If you are interested in volunteering your time, please click here to download a volunteer form and submit to the Director of Recreation who will review the application and contact interested individuals.