ABOUT US: The Crystal Lake Park District is largest park district in McHenry County. The district owns and manages over 1,400 acres of land spread among 43 sites. There are 58,000 residents living in the park district boundaries, including all of Crystal Lake and Lakewood, a portion of Lake in the Hills and some unincorporated areas. The park district has 13 buildings for programming, 21 playgrounds, 2 splash pads, 15 tennis courts and 14 basketball courts. The Racket Club features 9 cushioned indoor hard courts, 4 hard outdoor courts, 3 clay outdoor courts, practice court with ball machine, lounge and viewing area, lock rooms, pro shop and supervised playroom.
JOB SUMMARY: The Racket Club Manager, under the direction of the Superintendent of Recreation Program and Facility Services is responsible for the overall operations, planning, organizing and promoting of the Park District’s Racket Club indoor/outdoor tennis facility. The Club Manager is also responsible for the recreation summer tennis program and all tennis related special events and tournaments. The Racket Club Manager is directly responsible for the direction and supervision of the full time and part time Racket Club employees.
QUALIFICATIONS: The best applicants will have a Bachelor of Science Degree in business, recreation management, education or related field from an NRPA accredited university or college. A minimum of three years managing or assistant managing a large (twelve courts or more) indoor/outdoor tennis club, or related business is required. Three years of staff supervisory experience is required. A sound background in financial management and budgetary techniques as well as knowledge of personnel management practices is mandatory.
SCHEDULING AND PAY: This is a full-time, exempt position. Scheduling is generally Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Some evenings, weekends and holidays are required. Target hiring range is $55,900.00 – 69,900.00, based on qualifications.
BENEFITS WE OFFER:
• Medical Coverage
• Dental Coverage • Vision Coverage • Telehealth Coverage • Group Life Insurance • Life Insurance (Basic and Additional Voluntary • AFLAC Indemnity Plans • Colonial Life Indemnity Plans • Participation in IMRF (Retirement, Disability, Life) • Nationwide Retirement Solutions 457 Plan • Paid Holidays • Vacation Days • Sick Days • Personal Days • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) • Tuition Reimbursement
TO APPLY: Please visit us at www.crystallakeparks.org – go to “join us” then “Job & Volunteer Opportunities” to complete an online job application.
This position will be open until filled. The Crystal Lake Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer