Employment

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Full Time Positions at Foss Park District

Recreation Coordinator
Looking to fill the Recreation Coordinator positions.  
Recreation Coordinator 1

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:
The Recreation Coordinator 1 is responsible for developing, organizing, evaluating and supervising of all preschool, youth and teens programs for the residents of Foss Park District.


Recreation Coordinator 2
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

The Recreation Coordinator 2 is responsible for developing, organizing, evaluating and supervising of all adult and senior programs and special events for the residents of Foss Park District.





Deadline for submitting resumes is July 13, 2018
If interested, please submit you resume to Brad Skof, Business Manager, bskof@fosspark-district.org or send to:
Foss Park District
C/O Brad Skof
1730 Lewis Avenue
North Chicago, IL 60064






 

 
 
 Part Time(year round) Positions at Foss Park District

Every person who is interested in working at the Foss Park District must start with an Employment Inquiry.  Please complete the online form and click submit and the appropriate Department Head will receive your Employment Inquiry, based on the position sought.
 
Any questions on the positions, please call the number associated with the available position.
 

Seasonal Positions at Foss Park District

SUMMER CAMP COUNSELOR
Seasonal Position

The Foss Park District seeks motivated, creative and experienced Camp Counselors for the 2018 Summer Camp program. Applicant must be available for the full 9 weeks of the camp season, June 11-August 10. 

Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years old and have experience working with children.  Possess a valid driver’s license to drive park district van’s with supplies and campers on trips. 

Duties & Responsibilities: Counselors are responsible for the direct supervision of campers. Under the direct supervision of the Childcare Coordinator, counselors plan and implement a variety of activities structured to provide quality recreational experiences for the children in camp.
 
If interested, please complete the Employment Inquiry online or stop by the Community Recreation Center and complete the Employment Inquiry at:
 1730 Lewis Ave., North Chicago, IL 60064, 847-689-7480.




Park Rangers 
Looking for people to work as Park Rangers throughout our parks and some facilities.  For a brief list of duties, CLICK HERE.
Parks open Memorial Day weekend and close Labor Day weekend.
Interested?  Please complete an Employment Inquiry online or stop by the Recreation Center and complete one in person.


 
Golf Course(questions, please call 847-689-7490)
 Foss Park Golf Course
NOW HIRING:
Prior golf experience preferred
-Golf Shop Attendant
-Cart Personnel (Must be age 16 with a valid driver’s permit or license)
-Starters- required knowledge of golf
-Rangers - required knowledge of golf


Our golf course is open seasonally we will be open from sunrise until sunset.
Weather permitted Opening Day April 1 2018- November 24, 2018

Overview   The Foss Park Golf Course is a dynamic golf course located in North Chicago, IL. It’s a public course kept in superb condition. Our goal is to services are provide to our community. We are looking for dedicated individuals who want to be actively involved running our golf course. Our golf season is seasonal we will be open from sunrise until sunset. Weather permitted Opening Day April 1 2018- November 24, 2018.
Qualifications   Golf knowledge is preferred. Have a can do attitude, exceptional customer service skills. Are a team player and willing to jump in and help with golf course needs. Bring your smile and excellent attitudes. Enjoy working outings in the elements, spring, summer and fall. Our goal is to cross train so our team can fill in if need be.
.MUST BE AVAILABLE to work at least 3-5 shifts per week including mornings or/and evenings,
Foss Park Golf Course is open every Weekend and Holidays.
Descriptions:

GOLF SHOP ATTENDANT  - Provide exceptional customer service, greet customers, computer knowledge, sell merchandise, Fold clothes, restock merchandise, supervise & maintain a clean golf shop.
RANGER/ STARTER - Golf course rangers oversee the smooth operation of play on a golf course by ensuring golfers abide by a course's rules and regulations, and also by making sure the grounds are properly maintained. As a representative of a course, these individuals often interact with golfers, so they should have a pleasant and helpful demeanor. Not planning long term vacation plans, gaps in availability during the season.  This is typically a seasonal, part-time position. Pick up additional shifts as needed or be a substitute during the season. 
CART PERSONNEL - Walking 80%   of the shift. Able to lift 30-50lbs. Picks up trash, takes trash out, wash golf carts, bring golf carts out, and puts gas in the carts. Organizes cart barn, and collects golf balls from the range. Wash golf balls and place them in range ball machine. Organize the buckets for range balls throughout your shift. Must have a driver’s permit and be at least 16 years of age. Willing to pick up additional shifts as needed or be a substitute during the season. 
 

 
VALUE STATEMENTS
• Excellence…We will strive for the best in everything we do.
• Integrity…We will practice steadfast adherence to a high moral and ethical code,
and we will reliably deliver on what we say we are going to do.
• Service Oriented…We will focus our efforts on our customers and will operate the District based on the needs of the community.
Perks
-Complimentary golf privileges for you anytime weekdays; after 1pm weekends. (NOT DURING YOUR SHIFT)
-Discount on Merchandise in the golf shop 25% and
-Foss Park Bar & Grill Restaurant 20%
- Complimentary Fountain Beverages/Coffee ask at bar during shift

If this sounds the type of exciting opportunity you have been seeking Come Join Us!
 
Employment Inquiries are available at the Clubhouse 3124 Argonne Drive, North Chicago, IL 60064
Winter Hours are Tuesday-Sunday 2PM-8PM
Employment Inquiries are also online at fosspark-disrict.org, About us, Employment.
Any Questions   Email: tsarpong@fosspark-district.org,
or call Theresa Sarpong (847)689-7490 ext.302
If this sounds like the type of exciting opportunity you have been seeking Come Join Us!


Jobs in Food and Beverage areas at Foss Park Golf Course

Grill Cook:
Responsible for assisting in the general operation of the kitchen & bar inclduding daily food service and banquets.

 

Bar/Serving Staff:

Part Time; must be at least 21
Responsible for set-up, maintenance and operation of all bar and dining areas.

 

Beverage Cart:

Seasonal; must be at least 21
Responsible for maintaining beverage cart readiness, to be cleaned and stocked with appropriate beverages and ice for the purpose of selling on the golf course.

 

 

 
Golf Maintenance(questions, please call 847-689-7495)
Laborer
 
Park Maintenance(questions, please call 847-689-7495)
Laborer
 
Park Rangers(questions, please call Pam Johnson at 847-689-7480)
 
 
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Foss Park District
  • 1730 Lewis Avenue
  • North Chicago, IL 60064
  • 847.689.7480