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 for our outdoor Winter Wonderland Ice Rink at Centennial Park. The Ice Rink features free skating, a warming house and skate rentals.
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, maintaining the ice, warming house and pathways; 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 will also be responsible for assisting with grounds maintenance needs resulting from inclement weather including maintaining the ice surface and walkways by shoveling snow and spreading salt as needed.
The ideal candidate should 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 late 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 INTERVIEWING.