Summer will be here before we know it. So if you plan on having a summer gig, you should probably start figuring that out now.

The Rockford Park District is hiring a ton of employees to fill their seasonal positions. Working at the park district is a great option for young adults and teenagers who want to work over the summer. The Rockford Park District hiring team says that positions offer kids more than just a paycheck–They can also gain real-world networking experience.

Last year the park district offered a ton of COVID-19 friendly activities. But now that life is slowly returning to normal, they've got a ton of their events and activities returning for 2021. So that means now is the time to start applying for summer jobs. This year, the Rockford Park District will offer most of its summer camps which means there will be plenty of seasonal job opportunities.

WTVO details -

After scaling back the number of seasonal employees hired last summer because of the pandemic, they’re looking to hire between 600 and 700 people this summer. A resume isn’t required to apply, but Rockford Park District developmental specialist Jordan McDonald says he is looking for people that believe in their mission.

It's more than just a paycheck, it's an experience that the employees carry with them for life. You can make some money, and make some memories all at the same time. Build your social skills, and enjoy the outdoors, the benefits expand way beyond pay.

You can get more details and apply for those positions here. 

H/T WTVO 

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