River Forest Park District  •  401 Thatcher Ave •  River Forest, IL 60305  •   (708) 366-6660  •  RFParks.org
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Administrative Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

Employment Opportunities

The following is a list of employment opportunities. Interested candidates shall submit a resume and application in person, by mail, or by email (no faxes) to:

 

Mary Dominguez
Business Manager
River Forest Park District
401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, Illinois 60305
708-366-6660 xt. 102
mdominguez@rfparks.com

Full-Time

  • None

Part-Time/Seasonal

  • Summer Camp Director (June-Mid August)
    Responsible for the supervision of the campsite, planning of appropriate activities, and overall safety of staff and campers. Supervise the
    summer camp counselors at the camp.
    Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Experience in child care or supervision. Must have strong leadership and communications skills,
    along with programming experience. Commit to working the entire length of the camp program. A valid Illinois State Driver’s License.
    Hours: Monday - Friday mornings.
    Starting Salary: $12.00/hr.
  • Summer Assistant Director (June-Mid August)
    Responsible for assisting the Summer Camp Director in the supervision of the campsite, planning of appropriate activities, and overall safety of
    staff and campers. Assists Summer Camp Director in supervison of the summer camp counselors at the camp.
    Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Experience in child care or supervision. Must have strong leadership and communications skills,
    along with programming experience. Commit to working the entire length of the camp program. A valid Illinois State Driver’s License.
    Hours: Monday - Friday mornings
    Starting Salary: $10.00/hr.
  • Summer Camp Counselor (June-Mid August)
    Responsible for program supervision for one of the Park District’s 1/2 day Summer camps. Program activities include sports, games, crafts,
    water days, theme days, and more!
    Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Experience in child care or supervision preferred. Commit to working the entire length of the camp
    program. A valid Illinois State Driver’s License.
    Hours: Monday - Friday mornings
    Starting Salary: $8.25/hr.
  • Concession Operations Staff (Mid April-Mid July)
    Responsible for the daily operations at the Park District’s concession stand, located at Keystone Park. Duties include operation of concession
    machines, preparation of food, cash sales handling, inventory control, closing duties, and customer service.
    Qualifications: Minimum 16 years of age. No experience required.
    Hours: Weekday evenings and weekends. Flexible schedule is required.
    Starting Salary: $8.25/hr.
  • Birthday Party Leader
    Responsible for supervising the birthday party, as well as well as set up for the party and clean up after the party.
    Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Experience in child care or supervision preferred.
    Hours: Part time position working 2 hours for a birthday party, plus a half hour before and after for set up and clean up.
    Starting Salary: $40.00/party
  • Park Maintenance Staff (Mid May-Mid August)
    Assist with the day-to-day operations of maintaining the Park District’s parks and facilities.
    Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Sufficient strength to lift and hold 50 pounds. Valid Illinois State drivers license (Class A). Use of
    personnel vehicle to perform duties.
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00am to 3:30pm
    Starting Salary: $8.25/hr.

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