"Make it simple, but significant." -- Don Draper, fictional character on Mad Men
Plainfield Park District has an immediate opening for a full-time Graphic Designer who will be responsible for the design, creation and delivery of a variety of print and digital marketing collateral that exhibit an effective and consistent brand message across all communications and marketing outlets. Starting salary for this Exempt position is $47,500 and experience and qualifications will be also be taken into consideration.
As part of your total compensation package, which includes your salary, we offer: Low to no cost employee and family health insurance coverage, Dental insurance at no cost for employee and family, Vision reimbursement, Life insurance, Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent costs, IMRF pension and 457 plan(s), Wellness paid incentive program and free facility memberships. We also value the importance of a work/life balance and offer paid vacation, holidays, personal days and sick time.
We are looking for the right person to create well-designed materials to promote the District’s facilities, programs, and events.
For more information and to apply, please go to plfdparks.org and click on Employment. Plainfield Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Title: Full-Time Communications & Marketing Associate
Closing Date: open until filled
Hours: Full-Time – 40 hours per week plus additional hours including attendance at community & special events as necessary
Hiring Range: $40,000-$50,000 annual salary
Location: Triphahn Center, 1685 W. Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL
Under the direct supervision of the C&M Manager, the C&M Associate is responsible for the development and implementation of the district’s marketing plan to support and expand all programs, services and facilities. This individual will work alongside the C&M Manager & Graphics Manager to meet program and facility objectives through market analysis, target marketing and email/social media interaction. This individual will manage the continual development of the website and digital media outlets.
HE Parks is a gold-medal winning, distinguished, and CAPRA accredited agency, with multiple recreation centers, over 70 parks, two full sheets of ice, and two aquatic centers. HE Parks is currently seeking a creative, motivated, dynamic individual to communicate to and engage with community members regarding all that the district offers.
Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in marketing, public relations or related field. High School Diploma and Associate’s Degree required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Valid Driver’s License Required.
The Hoffman Estates Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified and interested individuals are encouraged to review the full job description and complete an online application through the jobs page on the District’s website: www.heparks.org.
JOB SUMMARY Join our “A” Team! The Elmhurst Park District is currently seeking a Community Event & Development Supervisor. This full-time position is a valuable part of the District’s marketing team and reports to the Director of Marketing & Communications. The ideal candidate will have experience overseeing large-scale community events, including managing staff and volunteers.
QUALIFICATIONS • Bachelor’s degree in event management, marketing, communications, business administration or a similar field is a must. • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience overseeing events up to 5,000 people. • Strong customer service and organizational skills, ability to manage internal and external customers, have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to promote and maintain effective working relationships. • Sales or sponsorship experience is a plus.
HOURS A typical work week is generally 8 am to 5 pm, however, this position oversees all District community events and several partner events so attendance on select evenings and weekends will be required.
The dates for 2020 are as follows:
Saturday, March 7 – St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, April 11 – Egg Hunt & Doggie Eggstravaganza Monday, May 25 – Memorial Day Parade Friday, June 5 – 100th Anniversary Gala Saturday, June 6 – 100th Anniversary Community Picnic Sunday, June 14 – Eldridge Adventure Day Friday, June 26 – Movie in the Park Friday, July 10 – Movie in the Park Saturday, July 24 – Bags, Brew & BBQ Friday, August 7 – Movie in the Park Saturday, August 22 – Park Palooza Saturday, September 12 – Touch a Truck Saturday, October 10 – Family Fall Fest Thursday, December 3 – Holiday Tree Lighting
BENEFITS WE OFFER In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefits package, including: • Medical, dental, vision and life Insurance • Short- and Long-Term Disability (IMRF) • Pension/Defined Benefit Plan (IMRF) • 457 Plan/Defined Contribution Plan • Paid Time Off • Park District Facility Discounts and Usage Benefit