Park Security Officer (part-time)

Tinley Park Park District
Job Description
ABOUT US: The Tinley Park-Park District is an award-winning public agency that provides its 55,000 residents with a wide variety of recreation facilities, programs, events, parks, and open spaces. The Park District maintains over 40 parks, 33 ball fields, and several facilities which include the Tony Bettenhausen Recreation Center, White Water Canyon Water Park, Canine Campus Dog Park, Tinley Junction Miniature Golf & Batting Cages, Vogt Visual Arts Center, and the Tinley Park Performing Arts Center.

JOB SUMMARY: The Park Security Officer is responsible for supervising the enforcement of rules, regulations, and ordinances pertaining to public use of Park District grounds and facilities. This position conducts routine patrol of parks and facilities, educating the public on the proper use of district resources, and assisting with visitor education and interdepartmental service requests.

LOCATION: Tony Bettenhausen Recreation Center, 8125 W. 171st Street, Tinley Park, Illinois

QUALIFICATIONS: The qualified individual should possess the ability to make safe decisions under normal and highly stressful situations, as well as to work efficiently and effectively with little or no direct supervision. A clean driving record and maintenance of a valid Illinois Driver’s license is required. Security experience is preferred.

SCHEDULING, PAY, and BENEFITS: This is a year-round, part-time evening, weekend, and holiday position. Shifts include Monday through Friday, 5:30pm - 11:30pm, and/or weekends 9:30am – 4:00pm or 4:00pm - 11:30pm (one weekend shift is required per month). Scheduled hours may range from 10 - 15 hours per week and pay rate is $11.20 per hour.

This position will be open until filled. If interested, please apply by visiting our website at:

* The Tinley Park-Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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