The Parks and Recreation Department hires for recreational and parks maintenance staff. Applications are accepted year-round. Please fill out the application completely and turn it into the departmental office at 6810 Godfrey Road.
The Village for Godfrey, Illinois Parks and Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for the following 2019 Spring/Summer Seasonal/Part-time positions.
Position: Spring/Summer Youth Baseball/Softball Umpire, Part time/Seasonal (16 positions)
Responsibilities: This position is responsible for officiating youth baseball/softball games and enforcing all rules. Job Qualifications: 15 years of age or older, availability to work weekends and evenings, previous umpire experience preferred. Hours of availability: Leagues operate varying hours from 8:00am – 10:00pm on Saturdays, 8:00am – 10:00pm on Sundays; 6:00pm – 10:00pm on weeknights, this is a seasonal position. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow staff members and the public in a courteous and tactful manner. Shall wear Parks and Recreation staff uniform per the Village of Godfrey dress code.
Position: Spring/Summer – Concessionaire Part time/Seasonal (6 positions)
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • Collect concession fees from patrons using proper transaction procedures; record additional transactions as needed • Prepare food in a safe and clean manner and maintain a high level of cleanliness and safety with food preparation, equipment and dispensers • Sell and stock concession products. Serve concessions and maintain concession area(s) cleanliness in accordance to Health Department guidelines • Operate cash register computers while following cash handling policies and procedures • Receive deliveries of concession products • Be at the facility, in uniform and ready to work, at the designated start of the work shift • Be courteous, cheerful, and helpful to patrons • Perform start-up and take-down of concession related equipment • Perform any other duties as assigned by Concessions Manager OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS: • Maintain good communication with other staff members • Communicate clearly and effectively with patrons • Attend all required staff meetings and trainings • Work closely with the Parks and Recreation Department staff to ensure all department rules and policies are observed • Maintain storage cleanliness throughout concession area • Minimum of 15 years of age • Have experience and/or ability in working with money • Ability to work with varied age groups • Ability to operate point of sale operating system and food equipment dispensers • Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow staff members and the public in a courteous and tactful manner • Shall wear Parks and Recreation staff uniform per the Village of Godfrey dress code.
ADA Notice Godfrey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Village of Godfrey not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, national origin or ancestry, religion or creed, gender, age, disability or other legally protected statuses. This policy extends to all stages of the employment process, including but not limited to: recruiting or advertising for employment; evaluating the skills, education and experience of applicants; establishing rates of pay and terms, conditions and privileges of employment (including training opportunities); and promoting, upgrading, demoting, transferring, laying off and terminating employees.
Questions can be directed to the Parks and Recreation Department at (618) 466-1483.