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Employment Opportunities

Adventure Guide :
The Exploration Station……a Children’s Museum has an opening for a part time Adventure Guide/Admissions Clerk. Duties include overseeing programs and visitors during the day-to-day operations and maintaining facility appearance and exhibits. Hours will vary and will include nights and or weekends. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and a drug screen.
Strong interpersonal communication skills are a MUST.

Part-Time Fitness Instructor :
The Bourbonnais Township Park District is seeking highly motivated and dynamic instructors to join our team. Both contractual & part-time positions are available. The ideal candidate will have a passion for helping others improve their lives through health and fitness. If you are a fitness instructor who is energetic, outgoing, willing to build relationships with new and existing clients, and ready to lead dynamic workout routines you could be a great addition to our team. We are looking for instructors with confidence in working with all level of clients to provide challenging, fitness-based classes in a safe manner. We have an immediate need for an instructor with availabilty weekday mornings.

Willowhaven Site Supervisor :
The Willowhaven Park & Nature Center has an opening for a part-time Site Supervisor. Position is responsible for opening, overseeing and closing of facility or outdoor picnic site space directly related to programming or facility rental for the Park District. The position is responsible for the operational functions of the events, programs, parties or rentals of the site. This position is part-time and the schedule will vary from week to week including evenings and weekends with an average of 5-16 hours per week. Applicants must have reliable transportation and be able to pass a criminal background check and a drug screen.
Strong interpersonal communication skills are a MUST.

Substitute Bus Driver(s) :
The Bourbonnais Township Park District is seeking to fill a substitute bus driver position. Applicants must possess a CDL with passenger endorsement with an excellent driving record. Qualified applicants will need to pass a physical examination including a drug test. The park district is looking for a candidate that has good communication skills, excellent customer service and has flexibility in their schedule.

Program Instructor(s) :
The Bourbonnais Township Park District is seeking Program Instructor(s) who want to share their talents with the community. The ideal candidates will have experience in planning programs, public speaking as well as a great interest in working directly with people. The positions involve program planning, and implementation.  Candidates must be able to work weekends and evenings. The positions require a minimum of a high school diploma and/or a specific background and expertise in the particular subject being taught. The park district is seeking instructors on a variety of subjects which include but are not limited to: Fitness, Sports, Wellness, Education, Arts & Crafts, and Nature related programs. Specialized Program instructors should hold specific certifications within their area of expertise and have at least two years of related experience. These positions are part-time and are considered independent contractors. 

Interested persons should stop by the Perry Farmhouse and complete an application or print and complete the application below and mail it to:
Bourbonnais Township Park District
459 N Kennedy Dr
Bourbonnais IL 60914

All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.

Employment Application (PDF)

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Looking for a place to host a family picnic? Check out the brand new Willowhaven picnic pavilion! It can seat up to 120 people and has concrete bags game right next to the shelter! Contact the Willowhaven nature center or click here for more details!

 Willowhaven Dog Park now has water stations available!

Family Fishing Derby is Saturday, June 16th at 9am the Willowhaven Nature Center. Onsite registration is available beginign at 8:30 or sign up online and save $3 on registration!