Employment Opportunities

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The Kankakee Valley Park District has 10 full-time employees and approximately 70 seasonal employees at various times throughout the year to operate its programs and facilities.

We are always looking for talented and energetic individuals to be a part of our team! From youths seeking their first job to specifically skilled adult program leaders, there are many positions to choose from.

If you or someone you know would like to be considered for a position complete our application, indicate the position(s) you are interested in and submit your application to us in one of four ways:

  • In person – stop by the Administrative Office, Bird Park, 893 W Station St. Kankakee, and drop off your completed application.
    Front Desk Hours are: M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Mail – Mail your completed application to:
    Dayna J. Heitz
    Kankakee Valley Park District
    893 W Station St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
  • Email - Email you completed application to DHeitz@kvpd.com
  • Fax – Fax your completed application to Dayna J. Heitz, (815) 933-7338.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: The Kankakee Valley Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse work force.

Current Open Positions

Park District Staff / Rec Center

  • Recreation Program Manager click here for job description
  • Athletic Manager click here for job description
  • Rec Assistants
  • Front Desk Attendants
  • Score Keepers

Ice Valley Centre Ice Arena

  • Ice Arena & Aquatics Facility Manager
  • Managers
  • Front Desk Attendants
  • Concessions Attendants
  • Skate Patrol
  • Ice Resurface Drivers
  • Guest Services Coordinator

Bird Park Administrative Office

  • None currently listed.

Maintenance Department

  • Seasonal Maintenance

Splash Valley Aquatic Center

  • Ice Arena & Aquatics Facility Manager
  • Swim Lesson Instructors
  • Life Guards
  • Concessions Staff
  • Admission Staff
  • Pool Managers

Other Departments

  • None currently listed.

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