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The Lombard Park District is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, fun, and motivated individual to lead the Recreation Department. The Director of Recreation is responsible for the administration, daily operation, development, management, planning, organization, and evaluation of recreation programs, facilities, and services within the Lombard Park District. This position reports to the Executive Director and directly supervises four Program Managers, two Facility Managers, Office Manager, and the Superintendent of Golf Operations.    

The mission of the Lombard Park District is to provide quality recreation opportunities for people to enjoy life. The Lombard Park District is an Illinois Distinguished Accredited agency, governed by an elected board, and staffed with over 500 dedicated employees. The District is a past winner of the National Gold Medal award from the National Recreation and Park Association, and is a CAPRA Accredited Agency. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Recreation Management or related field. Minimum seven years of experience and understanding of recreation programming, aquatics, fitness, golf, concessions, and rental facilities, including at least five years of supervisory experience. Independent, innovative, adaptable, and organized, with strong management, leadership, and customer service skills. CPR, First Aid, AED certification required or training will be provided.  CPRP preferred.    

We offer a competitive compensation package. 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 – under “Contact Us” select “Job Opportunities” to complete the full online job application through Frontline. Please attach a resume and cover letter.  

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 Lombard Park District


Joe McCann

 Closing Date

September 22, 2023

 $54,900 - $58,967 Salary/year

Description: Our District is seeking a team member who will be responsible for planning, implementing, maintaining and evaluating a broad spectrum of special events, youth programs, camps, and birthday parties to meet community needs. Special events range from dances to working with other agencies to provide the 3rd of July Fireworks Celebration for the community.  Selected individual will recruit, train, supervise, evaluate and coach full-time, part-time staff and volunteers according to the policies and procedures of the Park Ridge Park District. Ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, the ability to work independently and work with individuals of all ages.

Requires two to three years of full-time experience programming special events and a before & after school program. Excellent communication skills, and advanced intermediate level of written and verbal communication in the English language is required as well as Microsoft Office Software. Knowledge of RecTrac Registration System, Paycom payroll system and MSI finance software a plus. Must be CPR/AED and First-Aid instructor certified or have the ability to become certified (through the Park District) within 12 months of hire date. A valid Illinois Driver’s License is required in order to drive a District vehicle.

Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Sports and Tourism or related field. Certified Park and Recreation Professional preferred.


  We offer a generous health plan effective the first day of employment in addition to many other benefits including a pension through IMRF.

Our employees enjoy a multitude of facility benefits valued up to $6,000 such as:

Memberships at our: Fitness Center, Ice Arena and Activity Center (for Active Adults 55+)
Indoor and Outdoor Pool Use
Driving Range - Buckets of Balls
Private Room Rental for Your Special Occasions
Classes such as: Fitness, Tae Kwon Do, dog obedience
Discounted Preschool and Summer Camps for dependents
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 Park Ridge Park District


Julie Greve

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 $35,360 - $41,600

Interested applicants: Please apply online via the District's website: Include Resume. Applications due by September 6, 2023.

ABOUT US: The Bartlett Park District is a local government agency that provides 597 acres of beautiful parks and outstanding recreational opportunities for the residents of Bartlett, Illinois and surrounding neighbors. Major facilities of this Distinguished Accredited Agency and two-time National Gold Medal Finalist includes 43 parks, a community center, two aquatic centers, two golf courses, banquet facility, ski hill, athletic field complex, nature center, and more.

JOB SUMMARY: The Building Custodian is responsible for the general cleaning of all Park District facilities and their support systems.  This is an at-will position.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Perform daily custodial duties in District facilities as assigned. 2. Maintain bathrooms and locker rooms within District facilities in a sanitary condition. 3. Maintain indoor facility flooring and carpeting. 4. Follow cleaning schedule to complete work on a timely basis. 5. Perform room set ups and take downs as needed. 6. Assist with repairing lights and light fixtures throughout the District. 7. Effectively operates and maintains custodial cleaning equipment such as vacuums and scrubbing machines. 8. Make repairs on locks, doors, and windows. 9. Make repairs on damaged furniture, such as tables, chairs, and desks. 10. Maintain inventory of cleaning supplies and keeps records of supply usage. 11. Keep main building entrance and sidewalks clear of debris. 12. Remove snow from main building entrance, sidewalks, and salt as needed. 13. Clean or paint interior walls as necessary. 14. Follow procedures on how to properly open and/or close indoor facilities. 15. Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduate or equivalent.  Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.  Previous custodial experience preferred.  Must be at least 18 years old.   Must have a valid Illinois Driver’s License and be able to provide own transportation.

SCHEDULE & PAY This is a full-time position, non-exempt position. This position is scheduled to work Tuesday – Saturday from 2:00pm – 10:30pm with additional hours as needed. Pay range is $17.00 - $20.00 DOQ.

BENEFITS OFFERED In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package (including but not limited to): · Medical, dental, vision coverage and Life Insurance (basic and voluntary); · Pension defined contribution plan (IMRF) and optional 457 contribution plan; · Short and long-term disability and optional Section 125 Flexible spending account (FSA); and, Paid holidays, vacation time, facility discounts, and usage benefits.

The Bartlett Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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 Bartlett Park District


Catalina Rodelo

 Closing Date

September 06, 2023

 $66,000 plus / DOQ

Job Title: Finance Director Department: Administration

SUPERVISORY RELATIONSHIPS Reports to: Executive Director Supervises: Full Time Registrar, office personnel, and building supervisory personnel, coordinates IT services and vendors, assists in website development, coordinates Human Resource.

FLSA: Exempt

BASIC FUNCTION The Finance Director is responsible for the management of the financial operations for the district, supervising the personnel function, human resources and oversees the information technology (IT) programs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES 1. Oversee the operation of all accounting systems, records and related detail, including but not limited to receipts, expenditures, general books of account, personnel records, purchasing records and systems and such other detail procedures as are necessary to the efficient conduct of various departments. 2. Coordinate the preparation of the budget and filing of the same; and control expenditures within the budget framework of all departments. 3. Prepare studies and conducts projections which may have impact on the future ability of the Park District to meet its obligations. 4. Act as the Park District liaison to the auditors in the preparation of the annual audit. 5. Prepares and/or directs the preparation of board summaries, monthly financial reports, periodic and special reports. 6. Plan and direct the employee benefit programs, including insurance programs, the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund program and all other voluntary employee benefit programs. 7. Prepare tax levy pursuant to legal requirements. 8. Recommend changes to personnel policy to the Executive Director as needed. 9. Hire, train, supervise and evaluate full-time, part-time and seasonal office and Community Center building supervisory employees. Trains all part-time building supervisory employees at the Mayfair Center in the usage of the districts recreation registration software. 10. Develop and oversee Park District inventory statistics including fixed assets. 1 I. Oversee technology needs for the Park District, including but not limited to TCP/IP networking, DSL configuration and Network configurations. Review software needs on a yearly basis. 12. Oversee cash controls at all District revenue facilities. 13. Review insurance and liability provisions of the Park District's contracts. 14. Interpret Department of Labor work rules as they apply to Park District staff. 15. Maintain personnel record system. I 6. Prepare financial document for Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 17. Ensure compliance with GASB and state/county financial legal requirements. 18. Administers investments, revenues and expenditures in accordance to park policy and applicable laws.

OTHER DUTIES 1. Attends and participates in Park District Board meetings. 2. Attend training sessions for professional development. 3. Act as District liaison with related groups, including but not limited to Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund, IPARKS and related administrative professional organizations. 4. Inform all staff of any changes in policy, procedures or rules as directed. 5. Follow all safety policies and procedures as outlined in the Park District Safety and Crisis Manuals. 6. Perform additional duties as assigned. 7. Member of a Park District committee's as assigned.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Education: Experience: Certifications: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field or five or more years of work experience in governmental accounting.

Experience in government accounting and employee training desirable, Experience in Microsoft office products. Experience in VSI (Vermont Systems) software a plus.

Valid Illinois Driver's License

Ability to identify and solve routine and complicated problems as they arise; ability to organize, supervise and evaluate the district's fiscal controls; ability to compile and analyze financial statistical data and communicate same to all departments; ability to supervise staff and work well with all staff.

Ability to recall details from many facets of the business and applies education, experience and business knowledge to the current business problem.

Demonstrates the ability to learn and apply complex theories and concepts.

Applies education, training and work experience toward achievement of the organization's long and short-term goals.

Communicates effectively throughout the organization.

Effectively manages stress so that it does not interfere with work demands or the reputation of the organization.

Demonstrates personal integrity in business decisions. Leads others through personal dedication and commitment.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (DUTIES) • Establish policies for fiscal controls and daily operation of the District. • Responsible as bookkeeper for the district. • Coordinates and trains staff for input of participants in the recreation registration system. • Coordinates and trains staff for implementation in the district online registration sys,tem. • Review basic data, income, expenses, and payroll as prepared by the staff. • Assist in the preparation of short and long range financial planning. • Prepare on a timely basis regular and special reports as required by the Director. • Assist in the develo09pment and control of the annual operating budget. • Supervise all record systems, insurance programs, and employee benefits. • Assist the District's auditor and treasurer as required. • Record, file, prepare, and publish fin cial reports as required by law. • Compile and analyze financial statistical data and create reports for all departments. • Maintain office and computer equipment. • Prepare and file annual tax levy ordinance. • Prepare and file annual budget ordinance. • Manage cash flow. • Assist in preparation of annual bond disclosure. • Prepare financial statements and cash reports monthly and include with the board packet each month. • Attend and participate in department staff meetings. • Prepare reports for the Director as requested. • Prepare board reports and attend board meetings. • Complete an annual performance evaluation for all supervised employees. • Prepare and coordinate GASB 34 reporting.

The above standards are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exclusive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements.

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 Westchester Park District


Lianne Robinette

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled