Employment Opportunities

The Frankfort Park District occasionally has openings for part-time/seasonal staff. These positions may include: early childhood staff, after-school program staff, maintenance staff and building supervisory staff. Any current positions that are available are posted below:


Full-Time Business Manager

The Frankfort Park District is seeking a Business Manager who will be responsible for the management of the financial operations for the District, human resources, information technology and payroll.

Responsibilities: The Business Manager reports directly to the Executive Director and is responsible for maintaining all financial, human resource records of the District, banking transactions and reconciliations. Additional responsibilities include preparing and filing the annual levy ordinance, overseeing the information technology systems, coordinating general obligation bond sales and acting as an Authorized Agent for the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.

Qualifications: Individual must possess a degree in Business Administration, Accounting or related field. Minimum of five years of administrative and supervisory experience in management of sound fiscal programs in municipal or public accounting. Individual must be able to understand and operate computer equipment and financial software. CPR/AED/First Aid certified, or willing to obtain within 60 days of employment.

Apply by August 24, 2015 with cover letter, resume and contact information for 3 work-related references to Executive Director Tom Carstens at Frankfort Park District, 140 Oak Street, Frankfort, IL, 60423 or to tcarstens@frankfortparks.org. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Anticipated start date is on or around October 7, 2015.  Starting Salary: $55,000-$59,000. The Frankfort Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Prairie Care Staff (Before & After School Care)

The Frankfort Park District is seeking staff for the Prairie Care Before/After School Program.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have an interest in working with children ages 5-11.   Morning Prairie Care hours are 6:15-8:45AM. Afternoon Prairie Care hours are 2:30-6:30PM. 

To apply, click HERE to download an application or pick up an application from the Founders Community Center located at 140 Oak Street, Frankfort, IL 60423. For questions please contact Kristen Morrison, Recreation Supervisor/Early Childhood and Before & After School Care at 815-464-5579 or kmorrison@frankfortparks.org. The Frankfort Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Part-Time Building Supervisor

The Frankfort Park District is currently accepting applications for part-time building supervisors. Must be 18 years of age or older. Evening and weekend hours included.

Click HERE to download an application or pick up an application from the Founders Community Center located at 140 Oak Street, Frankfort, IL 60423.  For questions regarding position please contact Scott Tierney, Athletic Supervisor at (815)469-9400 or stierney@frankfortparks.org.  The Frankfort Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment Application


We are always interested in finding high quality programs that will add diversity to our current offerings. Please review and complete the Independent Contractor Proposal and email it to the Superintendent of Recreation, Stacy Proper, at sproper@frankfortparks.org or drop it off at the Founders Community Center, 140 Oak Street, Frankfort 60423.

Click HERE to download the Independent Contractor Proposal.

2015 Volunteer Opportunities

Do you need Community Service hours for school? Or do you just enjoy helping others? The Frankfort Park District is always looking for volunteers to help with various Special Events and other programs. If you are interested in volunteering your time, please contact Special Events Coordinator, Cali DeBella at 815-469-9400 or email her at cdebella@frankfortparks.org.

Please click Here to download a listing of our 2015 Fall Volunteer Opportunities.