The Roselle Park District operates and manages over 158 acres of land in 16 parks, and offers approximately 276 recreational and seasonal programs. We provide a full range of activities and services year-round. Major recreation programs include athletics, music, cultural arts, dance, day camps, fitness, preschool, outdoor recreation, trips, and special events.
The Parks and Facilities Foreman position is a supervisory position that receives direction from the Superintendent of Parks. This position is responsible for the day-to-day supervision of the Parks Department staff and Facility Assistants and is involved with the maintenance of all the District buildings, grounds, facilities including aquatics, and equipment. The Parks Foreman also participates in the planning and managing of Parks Department operations, including some administrative functions, working with other departments, and managing the Parks Department in the absence of the Superintendent of Parks.
Flexibility to be available for emergency call-outs during off time as needed. Will be required to work weekends and evenings as necessary.
Roselle Park District provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital and housing status.
All applicants must apply online at https://www.applitrack.com/rparks/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Parks
This is a full-time position responsible for the organizing, scheduling, planning, renting and marketing of all activities for the Rivers Edge Recreation Center, Prairie Fields Sports Park, Riverside Ice Arena, all other athletic fields and courts as well as Baltic Mill Wedding rentals.
Applicants must be positive, organized, have an excellent work ethic, and be able to effectively direct and manage a wide range of projects and tasks simultaneously.
DESIRABLE KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
• Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation or closely related field from an accredited college or university program required. • A minimum of 2 experience and demonstrated success working in a revenue generating recreation facility required. • Supervisory experience of ice rink operations and maintenance preferred. • CPRP (Certified Park and Recreation Professional) Certification preferred. • Or, any equivalent combination of education, experience and training. • Valid Illinois driver’s license & good driving record required. • Successful criminal background check. • Must be at least 21 years of age. • Supervise and manage usage of facilities. • Recruit, select, train, supervise & evaluate staff and volunteers. • Schedule, manage and coordinate all facility & field days and times. • Solicit, develop, and maintain facility & field rental opportunities. • Review and prepare costs for the annual budget. Oversee the expenditure and accounting of funds within area of responsibility. • Develop facilities usage to maximum capacity. • Maintain and report inventory of concessions, POS, and equipment items. • Develop and present annual reports for Rivers Edge, Prairie Fields and Riverside Ice Arena.
This is a salaried, exempt position that reports to the Recreation Marketing Manager. The starting salary range for this position is $37,523-$46,550 based on experience. This position includes an excellent benefit package. For more information on this position or to apply, please visit our website at www.belviderepark.org. Job ID 369 Complete an online application and upload your cover letter and resume by January 22, 2019.