The Village of Orland Park's Recreation Department has immediate openings for responsible, enthusiastic
individuals with a strong customer service aptitude and proven work ethic to work as Assistant Manager(s)
for our outdoor Winter Wonderland Ice Rink at Centennial Park. The Ice Rink features free skating, a
warming house, skate rentals, special events, and weekly bonfires.
This position will be responsible for Ice Rink operations including: Overseeing Ice Rink staff during assigned
shifts; assisting with the training and scheduling of Ice Rink staff; ensuring all Ice Rink staff exemplify superb
customer service and exhibit the hightest level of professionalism at all times; oversee daily operations including
skate rentals, use of the Ice Rink, enforcing rules, coordinating special events, maintaining the ice, warminghouse
and pathways; supervising the fire pit, making change runs, deposits and completing the required reports.
In addition, this position will directly oversee daily operations during assigned Manager-on-Duty shifts and this will
include openings and/or closings.
This role works in close coordination with the Parks Department to ensure that the ice is maintained, Ice Rink
facilities are kept in good working order, grounds and pathways remain accessible during work hours and that
skates are sharpened on a regular basis. In addition, this appointment will play an active role in tending to
immediate grounds maintenance needs resulting from inclement weather including maintaining the ice and
pathways by shoveling snow, operating a snow blower and spreading salt as needed.
The ideal candidate must be a proficient skater and able to work outdoors during cold temperatures.
A minimum of 1 - 2 years of related prior experience required. Prior supervisory, customer service service
and cash handling experience is a required. Must have an exemplary work ethic which displays consistent
and prompt work attendance. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are necessary.
This is a SEASONAL position form early November through early March.
Hours: Approximately 20-25 hours per week. Interested applicants must be available weekday afternoons,
evenings AND weekends. Additional morning and daytime hours will be worked during holiday periods.
CANDIDATES WILL BE ASKED TO SPECIFY AVAILABILITY WHEN APPLYING.