The Chicago Ridge Park District has various employment opportunities that open up throughout the course of the year. Below are the current job openings. You can download the form below and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org, or turn the form in to the Freedom Activity Center located at 6252 W Birmingham, or Frontier Fieldhouse located at 9807 S. Sayre Avenue. Forms are also available at both locations.
The purpose of this internship is to help in the Park District's recreation program, supervising in new and existing department programs, and assisting in the planning and execution of special events and marketing campaigns. Applicants must possess the ability to lead and participate in all recreational activities, indoor and outdoor; to work alone and in a team environment; to communicate effectively with children and adults; to project a positive and professional demeaner; and work flexible hours. Please attach resume to application.
A Seasonal Park District Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of the support staff as well as the functions of the facilities. The facilities to be supervised are Ball Fore and Lily Pad during the months of May through August. This position requires management skills and a strong sense of teamwork, as well as reliability and strong customer service skills.
The Support Staff position is entry-level and includes carrying out the duties associated with maintaining the facilities and its functions, as well as providing customer service. The facilities where these duties are performed include Ball Fore and Lily Pad during the months of May through August. The position requires reliability, diligence and a strong sense of teamwork.
A Day Camp Counselor is responsible for carrying out the duties associated with caring for and supervising children. The position requires diligence and a desire to engage with and maintain the safety of children.
A Park District Maintenance Worker is responsible for the indoor and outdoor maintenance of all Park District parks and facilities according to Park District standards. This position requires employee to be available days, nights and weekends, 20-30 hours per week. Experience is preferred, but not required.