Employment Opportunities

The Park Ridge Park District takes pride in serving its 37,000 residents with the highest quality programs, parks and services. We employ approximately 60 full-time and up to 700 part-time and seasonal employees who operate programs and facilities throughout the year.

Current Opportunities

A list of current employment openings are available online.

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Applicants who may need an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) can also visit or contact us.

Independent Contractors

Park Ridge Park District partners with independent contractors to provide a variety of classes and programs. If you are a professional interested in working with Park Ridge Park District as an independent contractor, click here for our guidelines.

Opportunities with our Partners

The Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR) provides therapeutic recreational programs for children, teens, and adults with intellectual or physical disabilities. Therapeutic recreation is a professional service which uses “recreation” as a treatment and education modality. This service helps people with disabilities exercise their right to a lifestyle that focuses on functional independence and well-being in clinical, residential, and community settings. If you are interested in part time employment assisting individuals with disabilities, please click for a list of M-NASR current openings and to apply online.

Twisted Trunk Catering Inc. is the concessionaire for the Centennial Aquatic Center for the summer of 2017. If you are interested in applying for a postion at the concession stand, please contact Nikki at 773-495-2151 or