WaukeganRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Waukegan jobs

Recreation Facility Attendant

Company: Waukegan Park District
Location: Waukegan
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Status of Employment:

Summer Seasonal, Non-Exempt, Non-union


$11.00 or higher depending on qualifications


Monitor and assist with the operation of the facility, programs, and events. Implement procedures and practices related to the facility operation. Often responsible for opening and closing of the facility and set-up and tear-down of equipment. Supervise rental groups. Ensure safety of patrons during operation of facility.

  • Demonstrate good customer service in communicating with facility patrons.
  • Answer public inquiries or channel inquiry to appropriate staff plus collect fees and follow parking procedures as outlined by supervisor.
  • Enforce all facility and park district rules, guidelines, policies and procedures.
  • Assist with the planning and implementation of programs and special events.
  • Review facility schedule daily and set-up and take down as needed.
  • Clean and maintain work area, appropriate equipment, and supplies.
  • Conduct walk through inspections to ensure site safety and document deficiencies as required.
  • Clean up of bodily fluids after any accident as needed.
  • Be receptive to the directives of event leaders or renters.
  • Assist in the preparation and maintenance of reports and records regarding participants, programs, and services.
  • May drive park district vehicles to transport equipment to sites.
  • Wear assigned uniform at all times while on duty.
  • Perform routine, preventative, and corrective custodial maintenance of the assigned facility.
  • Perform routine facility maintenance functions to include but not limited to general clean up, garbage removal, and window cleaning.
  • Assist with equipment maintenance.
  • Contact emergency personnel as needed.
  • Assist staff in completion of work orders.
  • Maintain reports relating to daily admissions and usage.
  • Assist with other recreation programs and special events as needed.
  • Attend pertinent departmental/park district meetings and in-house training sessions.
  • Conduct self according to the policies and procedures as established by the park district.
  • Participate in park district Safety and Training Program to ensure that work performed and services provided are implemented in a safe manner.



High School graduation preferred


Previous part-time or seasonal work with a recreation agency preferred.


General knowledge of recreation principles and philosophy.

General knowledge of customer service, sports, fitness, and aquatics.

Equipment set-up and use for rentals and high volume usage.

Bilingual in English and Spanish desirable.

License / Certification:

Valid driver's license preferred.

First Aid/CPR/AED certification preferred, required within one year (will train)


Days and hours will vary, includes evenings and weekends. 15 to 20 hours per week or more during peak season.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Provide proof of date of birth
  • Provide a copy of driver's license or photo ID
  • Submit to a reference check / employment verification
  • Submit to a state criminal background check
  • Submit to pre-placement drug tests
  • Submit to pre-placement lifting evaluation
  • Submit to reasonable cause, and post-accident alcohol and drug tests.


Cameron Crombie, CPRP

Recreation Supervisor-Aquatics Programs and Services


Closing Date:

Open until filled.

Application Procedure:

Apply online at http://www.applitrack.com/waukeganparks/OnlineApp/

Keywords: Waukegan Park District, Waukegan , Recreation Facility Attendant, Other , Waukegan, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Waukegan RSS job feeds