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Imagine the excitement and satisfaction of what you can do and the difference you can make in the life of others.

  • The Morton Grove Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a variety of full-time, part-time, seasonal, internship, and volunteer opportunities.
  • We are looking for service focused team members who know the importance of community.
  • We strictly adhere to an online application process. If you are interested in applying for an opportunity, you must complete the online job application. (link below)
  • Your online application will be kept for one year after completion.
  • Due to the amount of applications that we receive, after submitting your online application, you will be sent an e-mail message confirming the successful submission of your application. You will be contacted only if we are considering you for a specific position.

The Morton Grove Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment with the Park District is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, age, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, martial status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

 

Current Openings

Job ID: 382   Apply

Position Type: Recreation/Fitness Center Attendent

Date Posted: 9/20/2017

Location: Prairie View Community Center

  1. The Fitness Attendant is responsible for fitness center supervision.
    The Fitness Attendant will scan members into the club, and focus on providing members with a positive and safe experience. They will ensure the facility is clean and the equipment is in good working condition.The Fitness Attendant will notice and report any concerns regarding equipment, fitness room, locker rooms, policies, members, in a timely manner. Will maintain rapport with members, and have contact with each member every visit. Orientate new members to fitness equipment and demonstrate appropriate and safe exercises. Assist with towel service and fitness center maintenance and cleaning.This is a part time position, must be available to open 4:30am – 9:00am on Thursdays and Fridays.. Weekend shifts also available..

    Please apply on line at mortongroveparks.com

 

Job ID: 312  Apply

Position Type: BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL LEADERS

Date Posted: 6/3/2017

Location:  PVCC

The Morton Grove Park District is seeking a mature, creative and responsible individual who loves working with children. Do you like the idea of getting paid to play? If so we
have the job for you! We are seeking team members to work with the before school program (6:45 – 8:30) and after school programs (2:45pm-6:00 pm), Monday through Friday or 3 days per week.
Hours vary by school location, 15-20 hours per week and all shifts available.
If you enjoy children and want to make a difference in a child’s life, please apply online at mortongroveparks.com, questions contact Laura Kee 847-965-0538

 

  Job Duties

 

  • Assist in the scheduling, organizing, and implementation of the daily activities
  • Develop and lead new and creative activities.
  • Promote the philosophy of the B.A.S.E program.
  • Enforce all B.A.S.E. program rules and regulations.
  • Be a good role model for all B.A.S.E. participants.
  • Maintain site in a well-groomed manner

 

Several shifts available.

 

Job ID: 388   Apply

Position Type: PARKS

Date Posted: 9/11/2017

Location: Prairie View Community Center

The Part-Time Facility Maintenance Attendant is responsible for performing a variety of tasks to maintain the cleanliness of the Prairie View Community Center.  Occasionally the Building Attendant will be required to perform other general maintenance tasks and repairs.  Ability to lift in the medium range (45 lbs).
Must be available Saturday and Sunday 1 pm – 7 pm.

Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent required.  One year previous building custodial experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

The Custodian is responsible for performing a variety of tasks to maintain the cleanliness, general appearance indoors and outdoors, and the efficient maintenance operation of the Community Center.  Occasionally the Custodian will be required to perform other tasks and repairs requested by the Administration Office and Fitness Club Supervisory personnel.  The Custodian may perform duties in the medium/heavy work level (lifting over 75 lbs.).
The Custodian is a full-time nonexempt position.

Qualifications:
High School or Trade School graduate with one year of janitorial or building mechanical equipment maintenance experience.  Must be self-motivated with good judgment and works independently.  Ability to perform strenuous and varied physical activity, including but not limited to, extensive lifting, standing, walking and climbing.

Essential Functions:

  • Custodial tasks necessary to maintain a clean appearance both on the outside and inside of the Community Center including snow and ice removal.
  • Routine maintenance which includes: cleaning, mopping, scrubbing, stripping, waxing, vacuuming, dusting and washing any and all floors, walls, windows, carpeting, washroom fixtures, tables, chairs and any other permanent or movable item or fixture located in the Center facility.
  • To check the entire building, both upper and lower level, at periodic intervals during working hours for safety, security and maintenance reasons.
  • Must take proper safety precautions and be aware of potential and existing hazards on the job and attempt to eliminate them.
  • Positive interaction and cooperation with all Park District staff, the public, and facility patrons.
  • Clean all areas as instructed and complete checklists.
  • Perform minor building and maintenance repairs as necessary.
  • Cleaning of the second level, Administration Offices, may be necessary when requested.
  • Help in set-up and take downs of some special events, parties, and programs held at the Community Center.
  • Fill maintenance requests as assigned.

 

$12.00 per hour DOE

Job ID: 411  Apply

Position Type: Dance Instructor

Date Posted: 8/14/2017

Location: Prairie View Community Center

 

Dance instructors are responsible for instructing students in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop and other forms of dance as determined by the supervisor. Dance teachers plan their dance program to meets students’need. Explain and demonstrate techniques and methods of dance, drill pupils in the execution of dance steps, choreograph and direct dance performances according to the style of dancing taught. Participate in the planning and execution of the annual dance recital.
Must be 21 years old. Degree in dance or education with dance experience preferred. Ability to work independently and creatively. Pleasant and friendly personality.
Will arrive in the studio no earlier than 15 minutes prior to class for preparation. Responsible for daily set up and clean up of the studio. Maintain materials and storage areas. Develop lesson plans to include a balanced dance program, organize a daily class time that preparation, rehearsal, and instruction can be accomplished within allotted time. Evaluate each students performance and technique. Other tasks as assigned.

Must be available to teach on Saturday- Ballet Basics1, Jazz 1, Company Senior Tap, Junior and Senior Company Ballet and Junior and Spotlight Company Tap.

Starting $19.50 per hour depending on experience.

Job ID: 309   Apply

Position Type: Recreation

Date Posted: 7/28/2017
Location: Niles West High School

The gymnastics instructor is responsible for providing safe, fun learning experience for participants in all program levels. This is a part time position that may require duties in the medium/heavy work level lifting between 45-75lbs (spotting).

Qualifications:
Candidate must be at least 16 years old and have experience in gymnastics as well as previous child oriented experience. CPR certification is required for the head instructor.

Immediate Supervisor:
The gymnastics instructor is responsible to the Gymnastics Coordinator and the Recreation Supervisor in charge of the particular program they are instructing.
Essential Functions:
1. Must arrive 15 minutes before the class begins to set up for the activities.
2. Lead or assist in warm ups.
3. Teach and assist participants in class skills according to their abilities.
4. Must keep children engaged throughout the entire class.
5. Be a good role model while in class and encourage children to work up to their potential.
6. Spot children during activities to avoid or lessen potential injuries.
7. Assist with planning of classes to achieve children’s progression throughout each level.
8. Take class attendance when Gymnastics Coordinator is not present.

 

Job ID: 429   Apply

Position Type: Fitness/Personal Trainer

Date Posted: 11/3/2016

Location: Prairie View Community Center

The Morton Grove Park District is looking for highly motivated, fun, and results driven Personal Trainers.
A Personal Trainer is responsible for creating customized workouts for members/clients that meet their individual health goals in a safe manner. A Personal Trainer is responsible for creating positive and encouraging relationships with each member/client.

Qualifications:
High School diploma or equivalent. Maintain a Personal Training Certification in ACSM or equivalent.   CPR/AED and First Aid certification necessary (will train).

Essential Functions:

  1. Create personalized workouts for each client that meets their individual goals.
  2. Create a workout that is safe and considers the entire park districts safety standard as well as the client’s personal limitations.  Complete accident/Incident reports when necessary.
  3. Verify training sessions with customer service.
  4. Demonstrate appropriate and safe exercises and spot client during workout. Secure a spotter if beyond trainers lifting capability.
  5. Communicate with clients on their personal training schedule.

$25.00 per hour DOE