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  • 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: 388  Apply

Position Type: Parks/Maintenance Technician

Date Posted: 7/19/2017

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 Monday through Friday 7 pm – 11 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: 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: 411  Apply

Position Type: Dance Instructor

Date Posted: 5/1/2017

Location: Prairie View Community Center

Dance instructors are responsible for instructing students in ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop and other forms od dance as determined bu the supervisor. Dance teachers plan their dance program to meets students’need. Explain and demonstrate techniques and methods of dance, drill pupils in execution of dance steps, choreograph and direct dance performances according to 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 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 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 Wednesday- Hip Hop 3, Ballet Tap 1, Ballet Basics 2, Adult Jazz, Choreography Class.

Starting $19.50 per hour depending on experience.Salary Range $26,496-39,214

Job ID: 346   Apply

Position Type: Summer Pool Staff/Lifeguard

Date Posted: 6/6/2016

Location: Pools

Job Summary
Provides a safe aquatic experience through rule enforcement, accident prevention and competency in lifesaving skills. On site training provided.

Job Duties
– Set up the pool area.
This includes putting out equipment, making sure the bath rooms and locker-room are clean and open, installing lane lines,
– Provide exceptional customer service to guests at all times.
– Guard your zone with 10/20 scanning and enforce rules .
– Instructing swim lessons
– Complete accident and rescue reports thoroughly.
– Attending in-service training.
– Clean up at the end of the day putting equipment away and making sure bath-rooms and locker-rooms are clean.

Qualifications
Must be at least 16, outgoing, a team player and problem solver, have the ability to pass a swimming skill test, and obtain a Ellis Life guarding license,
Salary $8.75  – $10.00 per hour DOE approximately 25 to 30 hours per week.

This is a seasonal postion working Memorial Day through Labor Day

 

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

 

Job ID: 428   Apply

Position Type: Administration

Date Posted: 8/3/2016

Location: Prairie View Community Center

The Rental Attendant is responsible for the set up, break down, and clean up for party rentals. Must available on Saturdays or Sundays for a 5 hour shift.
Must be able to work independently with a friendly demeanor, while dealing with guests.
$10.00 per hour
Apply online at mgparks.com