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Employment and Opportunity

The River Trails Park District is looking for enthusiastic employees to get started in some great job opportunities!

QUICK APPLY- apply in less than 5 minutes

Interested in a specific department or area within the River Trails Park District?  Our employment process allows applicants to complete an online Quick Apply application for positions within specific departments. Click on the below Quick Apply to fill out a brief application for the area you are most interested in. After completing the Quick Apply application, applicant will receive a follow-up email/phone call with more detailed information and a link to the FULL ONLINE APPLICATION (also found below).

TEAM Quick Apply Link
Administrative & Office Staff QUICK APPLY HERE
Before/After Care QUICK APPLY HERE
Parks/Maintenance QUICK APPLY HERE
Recreation Programs QUICK APPLY HERE


A full online application will be required to complete the application process.   If you’ve heard from us and it’s time to fill out our full application, (or if you would just prefer to fill out the full form immediately) click the FULL ONLINE APPLICATION button below.

The River Trails Park District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.


Job Opportunity outside of RTPD

The SuperHero Parkour Academy is hiring a unique position outside of the normal River Trails employment opportunities above.  The job combines parkour training, party running/organizing and light office duty for a unique experience while having fun!  Please note that the candidate must love to work with kids!

Click here to see the job description- SuperHero Parkour Academy Job Opportunity

Contact Ram Krishnan at or (781) 718-8369


NorthWest Special Recreation Association is always looking for great people to join our team.  Whether you have years of experience working with people with Disabilities, or this would be a new experience, we would love to talk with you. If you are looking for a fun, fulfilling job while making a difference in your community, NWSRA has the job for you.

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