The Lombard Park District is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, fun, and motivated individual to manage the operation, organization, and evaluation of aquatics (Paradise Bay Water Park), rental facilities, the Lombard Community Building, and active adult programming. Paradise Bay Water Park is an award winning outdoor facility that attracts over 100,000 visitors per year. Rental facilities include the Community Building, Log Cabin, Lombard Lagoon, picnic sites/shelters, garden plots, and Lilacia Park (wedding ceremonies). A variety of active adult programs are offered throughout the year.
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. The District is a National Recreation and Park Association CAPRA Accredited Agency. These awards provide recognition and set the foundation of the District’s exceptional services to the community of Lombard and our residents.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Recreation/Park Administration or a related field. Minimum of three years full time professional related experience. Independent, innovative, adaptable, and organized, with strong recreation programming and facility management skills. Applicants must have the following certifications or the ability to obtain within two months: Lifeguard Instructor License (Starfish Aquatics), AFO or CPO, CPR/AED Instructor, and Food Service Sanitation Manager Certification.
We offer competitive compensation with a minimum starting salary of $41,667 - $48,000 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.