The Lombard Park District is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, fun, and motivated individual to manage the new Madison Meadow Athletic Center. The Madison Meadow Athletic Center is currently under construction and expected to open in the summer of 2018. The 38,000 square foot facility includes two regulation basketball courts, a 4,800 square foot fitness center, indoor track, two batting cages, and two fitness / multi-purpose studios. The position oversees operation of the facility and includes supervision of budgets, facility scheduling, rentals, fitness center operations and programs, memberships, customer service staff, building staff, and designated programs and events.
The mission of the Lombard Park District is to Provide People with Quality Recreation Opportunities to Enjoy Life. The Lombard Park District is an Illinois Distinguished Accredited agency, governed by an elected board, and staffed with over 340 dedicated employees. The District is a past winner of the National Gold Medal award from the National Recreation and Park Association, and was a finalist in 2017. In 2016, the District received accreditation from the NRPA Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies for meeting 151 national standards. These awards provide recognition to the District for providing exceptional services to the community of Lombard.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Recreation, Leisure Studies or a related field. Minimum of 3 years of full time professional related experience. Independent, innovative, adaptable, and organized, with strong facility management, recreation programming, and staff management skills. CPR, First Aid, AED certification required or training will be provided. CPRP preferred.
We offer competitive compensation with a minimum starting salary of $48,150 + based on experience and qualifications. Our benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending account, 457 plan(s), IMRF Pension, tuition reimbursement, vacation, holidays, sick time, and personal days. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer! To Apply: Please visit us at www.lombardparks.com – go to “Home” and then “Job Opportunities” to complete our online job application. Please attach a resume and cover letter.