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Summer Job Fair

April 7, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm


We are hiring! Summer Job Fair Coming To Prairie Lakes Friday, April 7


Friday, April 7 • 12:00–6:00p
Prairie Lakes Community Center Map and directions

Mountain View Rooms 1-2

Meet the Hiring Managers in the following areas:

  • Athletics
  • Aquatics
  • Camps
  • Dance & Arts
  • Fitness
  • Golf
  • Customer Service
  • Grounds Staff
  • Horticulture
  • Landscape
  • Mechanical Maintenance
  • Special Events Staff
  • Special Projects
  • Special Recreation-Inclusion

We Hire Staff of all Ages:

  • Students looking for a resume builder
  • Recent graduates wanting to develop skill
  • Professionals interested in advancing their career
  • Retirees who want additional income

What We Offer

  • Competitive Wages
  • Friendly work environment
  • On the job training
  • Flexible work schedules


  • Free outdoor pool passes with access to Mystic Waters, Chippewa, and Iroquois
  • Free fitness membership to Prairie Lakes Fitness Center, Aquatic Center, Gymnasium, and ALC Health Club
  • Discounts on daily admission to Golf Center, Lake Park Golf, and Mountain View Adventure Center
  • General class program discounts

Contact or call 847-391-5711 with questions.

 Des Plaines Park District Highlights

  • Area’s largest employers of staff ages 15-21
  • Nearly 300 seasonal staff for summer operations
We have may impactful opportunities currently available
  • Lifeguards for Mystic Waters, Chippewa, and Iroquois pools provide vital experience needed for a position in the medical field.
  • Summer Camp Counselors, Assistant Directors, and Director help to build your resume for future teaching and service positions and provide management experience.
  • Cashiers, Attendants, and concessioners provide a variety of important needs to customer service and face to face support for facility users.
  • Landscape and Maintenance for the beautification of parks and facilities throughout the community.
Year Round Opportunities
  • Front Desk Associate- great for development of skills in the hospitality industry
  • Instructors for all types of athletics, specialty programming, hobbies, etc.



April 7, 2023
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Prairie Lakes Community Center
Prairie Lakes Community Center 515 E. Thacker Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016 United States
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Administrative & Leisure Center2222 Birch Street • 847-391-5700

Golf Center Des Plaines353 N. River Road • 847-803-GOLF

Lake Park Golf Course & Marina1015 Howard Avenue • 847-391-5730

Mountain View Adventure Center510 E. Algonquin Road • 847-391-5733

Mystic Waters2025 Miner Street • 847-391-5740

Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-390-4949

Prairie Lakes Community Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-391-5711