Nash Recreation Center – Open.  Reservations Required.  Park Amenities – Partially Open.


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Job Postings

The Oregon Park District is accepting applications for a part time Receptionist. Position requires approximately 20 hours weekly. Additional hours are available during the holiday seasons and employee vacations. Hourly wage begins at $11.00/hr. Position includes facility pass membership and program discounts.  Applications are available online at and accepted at Nash Recreation Center, 304 S. 5th St., Oregon. Further information may be attained by contacting Alyssa Barringer @ (815)732-3101 or

Catch the Wave is now accepting applications for part-time lifeguards to work at Nash Recreation Center. Positions require approximately 12 to 20 hours weekly during the daytime. A high level customer service skills and safety knowledge are required.  Please contact Nick at Catch the Wave, 815-713-4481, for more information. Training is provided for individuals not certified with the Starguard program.  Click here for the Catch the Wave Employment Application.

Summer Camp Day Counselor
We are now accepting applications for part-time summer camp counselors for our popular Camp Oh Pea Dee. Must be at least 16 years of age. Position requires approximately 20 to 40 hours weekly during the daytime throughout the 12 weeks of summer. A high level customer service skills, energy and experience working with children is required. Applications will be accepted through Friday, April 9. Applications may be found online at or in person at Nash Recreation Center. Please contact Amanda Zimmermann at 815-732-3101 or with any questions.