Cary Park District  •  255 Briargate Road  •  Cary, IL 60013  •  847.639.6100  •
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The Cary Park District is committed as an organization to provide exceptional parks and lifelong recreation opportunities. To apply for a job, internship or volunteer opportunity, visit the Community Center to complete an application or download the employment application and send your completed application to:

Cary Park District
Finance and Administration
255 Briargate Road
Cary, IL 60013

FAX: 847.639.6290

Community Center Hours
Monday - Thursday, 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday, 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm


Current Employment Opportunities

Director of Finance and Administration
The Director of Finance & Administration is a member of the administration team of the Cary Park District and reports directly to the Executive Director. The position is responsible for the administration and daily operations of the Finance and Administration department that includes three full time employees. This responsibility includes all aspects of business services development and operation including finance and accounting, human resources management, technology and information systems management, risk management and insurance.

A bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, Business Management, or a related field is required. A master’s degree in any of the above fields or a related field is preferred. A minimum of five (5) years related experience is required and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is preferred.

Work week is Monday – Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Additionally twice monthly Board Committee and Regular meetings will have attendance requirements along with occasional work requirements outside these normal parameters.

The hiring range for the position will be $73,000-85,000. Actual salary will be based on qualifications. Other benefits available to full time employees of the Cary Park District include: Medical Insurance (PPO/HMO), Dental and Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability (IMRF), Vacation Time Off, Paid Time Off, Pension/IMRF (Defined Benefit), optional 457b Plan and Facility and Program Usage benefits.

Additional information on the Cary Park District may be found by visiting, including many financial reporting documents of the agency. The Cary Park District is active on Facebook and Twitter @CaryParkDist.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to the attention of Jan Hyde, Human Resources/Revenue Billing Specialist via email, or by mail 255 Briargate Rd., Cary, IL 60013, no later than December 18, 2014.


Recreational Program Instructors
The Cary Park District is looking for local "hidden talent" to instruct or lead various recreational programs. We are recruiting new instructors with creative ideas. If you have a particular skill or are interested in leading activities, please contact Sara Kelly, Superintendent of Recreation at 847.639.6100 x 109 or You may also complete a Program Proposal Form and fax it to Sara at 847.639.6290.







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