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Part-time/Seasonal Job Opportunities

Athletic Site Supervisor (Annual Position)

Responsible for bringing out all equipment, first aid kit, and site packet. Monitoring the safety of participants; keeping score; tracking attendance; keeping the site clean.
Qualifications: Minimum of 16 years of age
Hours: Part-Time position; hours vary based on athletic schedules
Starting Salary: $14 per hour

BIRTHDAY PARTY HOST (ANNUAL POSITION)

Responsible for supervising birthday parties. Set-up before the party and clean up post party.
Qualifications: Minimum 16 years of age. Experience in childcare or supervision preferred.
Hours: Part-time weekend position working 2 hours per birthday party, plus half hour before and after for set-up and clean up.
Starting salary: $50 per party
Summer Camp Director (June-mid August)

Responsible for supervising the campsite, camp counselors, planning of appropriate activities, and overall safety of staff and campers.
Qualifications: Minimum 18 years of age. Must have strong leadership and communication skills along with programming and childcare experience.
Hours: Monday-Friday; hours vary by campsite.
Starting Salary: $16 per hour
Summer Camp Counselor (June-mid August)

Under the supervision of the Summer Camp Director, primarily responsible for the organization and implementation of daily camp activities, as well as supervision and safety of campers.
Qualifications: Minimum 16 years of age. Must have strong leadership and communication skills along with programming and childcare experience.
Hours: Monday-Friday; hours vary by campsite.
Starting Salary: $14 per hour
Park Specialist (mid May-mid August)

Assist with the day-to-day operations of maintaining the Park District's parks and facilities.
Qualifications: Minimum of 18 years of age. Sufficient strength to to lift and hold 50 pounds, Valid State of Illinois drivers license. Use of Park District vehicle to preform duties.
Hours: Monday-Friday from 7:00 am-3:30 pm
Starting Salary: $14 per hour

Volunteer Opportunities

Special Event Volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering at any of the park district's special events, please contact Karen Stille, kstille@rfparks.com, 708-366-6660 ext. 105

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Download the application below. Completed applications can be mailed, emailed, or dropped off at The Depot:

River Forest Park District
401 Thatcher Avenue
River Forest, IL

Email Karen Stille, Superintendent of Recreation at kstille@rfparks.com unless stated differently above.

Employment Application

Volunteer Waiver


The River Forest Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse work force. We are always looking for energetic, customer-focused individuals to join our team. The are age requirements for certain positions; be sure to check the listing for these and other possible requirements for the position you seek.