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Come work with us

The Arlington Heights Park District is one of the largest park districts in Illinois and we offer a variety of full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, genetic information, associations with members of a protected class, or any other protected status consistent with applicable local, state, or federal law. All positions are governed by Park District Operating and Employment Policies and Procedures. All potential employees must successfully complete the required background checks as a condition of employment.

Motivated, enthusiastic and people-oriented individuals are encouraged to apply for employment. Please note:  jobs for 15-year-olds are limited to lifeguard/swim instructors. All applicants under age 16 who are hired for an AHPD job must provide a valid work permit prior to their first day of work.

  • Print a work permit -- New work permit coming soon.

The Arlington Heights Park District strictly adheres to an online job application process. If you are interested in applying for employment, you must complete the online job application. Once you submit your online job application, it will be available for review by the supervisors who are hiring for their open positions. Please note that resumes, letters of recommendation and reference information can be uploaded with your online job application. We keep your online job application active for one year, and you may access your online job application at any time to make changes or to apply for different positions.

Apply Now

We receive hundreds of applications annually and regret that each season a limited number of positions are available. After submitting your online job application, you will be sent an email message confirming the successful submission of your application. Please note you will be contacted for an interview only if you're being considered for a specific position.
Thank you for your interest in working for the Arlington Heights Park District.


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Parks and Recreation

The Arlington Heights Park District provides internships for junior and senior college students majoring in the field of Parks and Recreation.

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