Make a Difference at MPPD!

The Mt. Prospect Park District currently employs 64 full-time and nearly 400 part-time and seasonal employees. All employees strive to support the mission of the District in providing exceptional parks and recreational experiences that enrich the quality of life for present and future generations. Alongside this mission, the Mt. Prospect Park District is also committed to being diverse, equitable and inclusive. The District is an Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to providing equal opportunities to all qualified individuals.

Here at MPPD, we work hard, have fun AND make a difference! Join our team today!

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Summer Hiring 

Nearly 400 part-time and seasonal employees, many of them students, are a part of the Mt. Prospect Park District Summer team. They work as camp counselors, studio assistants, lifeguards and grounds crew to name a few! For some, this is their first employment opportunity. For many, they are returning to a job they love – a place they call home. They work alongside friends who feel like family and interact with our community in so many ways.

Careers are born at the park district. There are many diverse skill sets one can explore and develop while working for the Mt. Prospect Park District. We’ve provided a foundation for future teachers, engineers, artists, community leaders, coaches, fitness professionals and more.

Come work with us and make a difference this summer!


Lifeguard & Swim Lesson Instructor 

-Must be 15 years or older
-Starting at $16 per hour

Job Description      Apply Here!

Employee Committee Events

The Mt. Prospect Park District’s Employee Committee is proud to offer many all-staff events including food days, volunteer opportunities and interactive dress up days! When you become part of the MPPD Team, whether part or full-time, we encourage you to join in the FUN!

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