Parks & Recreation

Al Schmidt
Director of Recreation

The Village of Elmwood Park Recreation Department is pleased and honored that you plan to spend some time with us enjoying your leisure hours. We take our commitment very seriously to provide you with the very best activities possible.

The Recreation Department offers a wide variety of leisure opportunities for you and your family. We sincerely hope that you will find some phase of our program that will be of interest. We are confident we can live up to your expectations. Please contact us at 708-452-3935.

Registration can be found by clicking the link below.

Online Registration

Temporary Summer Employment

Lifeguards

The Village of Elmwood Park is seeking applicants to fill temporary summer positions for lifeguard for the family aquatic center.  Candidates will be responsible for ensuring the safety of the facility patrons by preventing and responding to emergency situations. Candidates hired for this position must report to work daily and will be paid according to their experience.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be at least 16 years of age, have current Red Cross Lifeguard Training and current Red Cross Safety and First Aid.  Current Ellis lifeguard training and certification is also accepted.  Candidates should have a thorough knowledge and application of life guarding surveillance and rescue techniques.

CURRENT CERTIFICATION MUST BE COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED BY MAY OF 2015 PRIOR TO THE POOL OPENING.

Applications are available at the Village of Elmwood Park, 11 Conti Parkway, Elmwood Park, IL 60707 or you can contact the Michael Ciancio, Pool Manager at mciancio@elmwoodpark.org or at 708.452.3935.

Application deadline is Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Equal Opportunity Employer