Chicago Park District parks are the most popular destinations for fun and recreation in Chicago. Whether it's ice-skating, working out at a fitness center, watching an outdoor movie or learning to swim, you can do it all at the Chicago Park District!

The Job Opportunities page shows the positions currently posted by the Human Resources Department of the Chicago Park District. The positions listed indicate the starting work location. For minimum qualifications and position duties, please see position descriptions. BID denotes an opportunity for Chicago Park District employees who are currently members of the bargaining unit that represents the BID position.

An applicant's qualifications for a position will be based on information provided on the employment profile, so please answer all questions as completely as possible. Names of qualified applicants will be placed on a qualified list for consideration for an interview. Being on a qualified list is not an offer or guarantee of interview or employment with the Chicago Park District. A qualified list is merely a statement of eligibility.

Equal Opportunity

The Chicago Park District is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Application Deadlines

All applications must be submitted by the Closed Date as stated on the job description for which an applicant is applying. Note: The deadline for filing an application will not be extended due to any unavailability of the Chicago Park District website or the AppliTrack system. The Chicago Park District will not be liable for the website being unavailable for any period of time, and it is the sole responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application form is completed and submitted in a timely manner. Therefore, it is recommended that applications be submitted early in the filing period.

Residency Requirement

Residence in the City of Chicago is required of all employees. Proof of residence will be required at the time of employment.

Applicants Unable to Utilize Online Application System Due to a Disability

Any person who is unable to utilize the Chicago Park District's online application system due to a disability should contact the Chicago Park District Human Resources Dept., 541 North Fairbanks Court, Chicago, Illinois 60611, at (312) 742-5220 or (312) 747-2001 (TTY) at least 72 hours before the closing date of the desired position.

Any additional information not covered in this job opportunities notice or the position description can be obtained by calling the Human Resources department at (312) 742-5220.

Need Help?

We're here to help! For questions regarding position qualifications or application procedures, please contact Chicago Park District directly.

For technical questions regarding the AppliTrack system, please contact the AppliTrack help desk using the Request Technical Help link below.
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