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St. Charles Park District to host teen job fair

Published: Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 11:41 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 10:22 p.m. CDT

ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District's annual teen job fair is set for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18 in the Pottawatomie Community Center gym, 8 North Ave., for ages 16 to 24. Young adults should be prepared to ask and answer questions.

This event is offered in cooperation with the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce. For details, call 630-513-4330.

Participating businesses include Heinz Brothers Greenhouse Garden Center, Fox Valley Special Recreation Association, Midwest Groundcovers, Eagle Engraving, Batavia Park District, Giordano’s St. Charles, Film Comm/TV Access, Colonial Cafe and Ice Cream, Primerica, Clark Oaks Continuing Care Retirement Community, Avon, Lowes and Empire Consulting.

The St. Charles Park District offers a variety of part-time and seasonal positions year-round. The district seeks individuals who are friendly, hardworking and dedicated to doing a good job. Applicants must be 16 years or older to be considered. To work in park maintenance or as a natural areas restoration assistant, the age requirement is 18 years or older.  Call 630-584-1055 for information.

Applications are available at the Pottawatomie Community Center, 8 North Ave.; the Baker Community Center, 101 S. Second St.; or online at www.stcparks.org. Job opportunities include camp counselors, lifeguards, concession workers, recreation program instructors, scorekeepers, umpires, cashiers, natural area restoration assistants, park laborers, construction assistants, flower attendants, lawn care assistants, park guides, boat launch attendants and security positions.

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