Employment and Volunteer Information

Gymnastics Coach

We are currently looking for a part-time gymnastics coach for our recreational classes. Experience preferred in both gymnastics and tumbling.  Must be available Tuesday and Wednesday (4:00-8:30pm) and Saturday (9:00am-2:00pm) September-June and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 4:30-8:30pm July & August. All major holidays off and no weekend hours during the months of July and August. We are looking for fun, reliable, and outgoing instructors who love kids!

Candidate Characteristics:

  • Dependable
  • A great personality
  • Being a positive role model

If you meet these qualifications and are an interested applicant, please fill out the employment application. You may submit your application in person or via email to gymnastics@oakforestparks.org.

Summer Day Camp Coordinator

Applications can be dropped of at the park district or emailed to jzoberis@oakforesparks.org

Summer Day Camp Counselor

We are accepting applications for the 2023 camp season for camp counselors.  Applicants should be at least 16 years old. 15 with a workers permit. Applications can be turned into the front desk at the park district. The camp season runs June-early August.


Applications can be dropped off at the park district or emailed to jzoberis@oakforestparks.org


Camp Counselor Job Description

Concession Staff

Position openings for season concession stand workers. Concession stand workers will cover both el morro park and mini golf course as well as Don Burns park concessions stand.  This will include special events, private rentals, summer leagues, and mini golf public hours.


Concession Job Description

Questions please email Kirstin Dahm – Kdahm@oakforestparks.org

Part Time Maintenance

Position openings for outdoor seasonal maintenance worker.


P/T Seasonal Maintenance Worker – Job Description

Position openings for outdoor Year-Round maintenance worker.


P/T Maintenance Worker (Year Round) – Job Description

Fitness Desk Attendant

We are currently fully staffed at the Zone Fitness center, but please feel free to fill out an application for the front desk in case something opens up. Part Time position


Front Desk Fitness Center Job Description

Questions please email Michelle Pruitt – Mpruitt@oakforestparks.org 

Volunteer Opportunity

Please click the link for the Volunteer Background Check Form.  All volunteers (coaches, team parents, assistant coaches etc) need to fill out and turn in a background check for each sport they are affiliated with.


Oak Forest Park District is interested in utilizing your skills. If you are interested in volunteering for one of our events, come in and fill out a volunteer application. Youth volunteers for events/programs belong to our Leadership C.O.U.R.T. program. More information on the program can be found on page 16 in our brochure.