Employment

Thank you for considering employment with the Oregon Park District. To make the application process as easy as possible, please download the Employment Application and return it to the Oregon Park District. Applicant packets should include a formal letter of application indicating reason you desire to be a candidate, a resume including detailed employment history and 3-6 professional references.

Job Postings

Before/After School Care Instructors
We are now accepting applications for part-time before/after school care instructors for our Extended Time program. Position requires approximately 10 to 20 hours weekly throughout the school year for before and after school hours. Before school care runs from 6:15-8:00am and after school care runs from 3-6pm. A high level customer service skills, energy and experience with children is required. Applications will be accepted up until September 23. Interviews will then be scheduled. Positions will be offered no later than September 30. Applications may be found online at www.oregonpark.org or in person at Nash Recreation Center. Further information may be attained by contacting Amanda Zimmermann at amanda@oregonpark.org.

Secretary to the Board of Commissioners
The Oregon Park District Board of Commissioners will accept application letters from candidates wishing to fill the Board Secretary position of the Board of Commissioners of the Oregon Park District.  The Secretary provides administrative and clerical support to the Board, through the timely and accurate collection and sharing of information directly related to its activities.  The Secretary ensures that the Board is well informed and is required to attend and record all Committee Meetings and Board Meetings.

Applicants are required to provide their personal resume along with an application letter to Mrs. Erin Folk, Director of the Oregon Park District at the Nash Recreation Center, 304 South 5th Street, Oregon, Illinois 61061.  Questions regarding the position can be directed to Mrs. Folk at 732-3101 or by making an appointment to obtain information at the Nash Recreation Center during normal working hours.

Seasonal Summer / Park Maintenance
The Oregon Park District is accepting applications for a seasonal Parks maintenance positions. Positions require approximately 40 hours weekly during the summer months, Monday through Friday and weekends when needed. Experience operating general lawn care equipment and a valid Illinois State Driver’s License is required. Ages 15 and under must have workers permit. Seasonal jobs are perfect for high school students as well as College students home for the summer.  Applications are accepted at Nash Recreation Center, 304 S. 5th St., Oregon. Further information may be attained by contacting Andy Egyed @ (815)732-3101 or andy@oregonpark.org.

Part Time Building Supervisor
The Oregon Park District is accepting applications for a part-time Building Supervisor for the Nash Recreation Center. Candidates should be outgoing, friendly and team orientated. Job duties include monitoring and securing the facility, building walk-throughs, set-ups, tear downs, and light cleaning.  There are multiple positions open and shifts are flexible including mornings, nights, and weekends.  Applications are accepted at the Nash Recreation Center.  Further information may be attained by contacting Brian Beckman @ 815-732-3101 or brian@oregonpark.org.

Night Custodian
The Oregon Park District is accepting applications for a part-time Custodian for the Nash Recreation Center. Candidates should be thorough, detail oriented, and capable of working alone. Job duties include sweeping, mopping, sanitization of multiple areas, locker room cleaning, carpet shampooing and multiple other items. Minimal experience necessary, we will train the right person for the position.  Applications are accepted at the Nash Recreation Center.  Further information may be attained by contacting Brian Beckman @ 815-732-3101 or brian@oregonpark.org.

Lifeguard
The Oregon Park District is accepting applications for part-time lifeguards and pool managers at the 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 the Aquatics Department at 815-732-3101 or danielle@oregonpark.org with questions.  The Park District has a lifeguard training program for individuals who are not certified.