Employment Opportunities

Through hard work and dedication, you'll have the opportunity to learn, grow and advance with The Galena Territory Association. We offer competitive pay, benefits and a variety of opportunities. Our associates work in a variety of roles – from helping customers to maintenance and more. We offer full- and part-time opportunities in year-round and seasonal positions. And, we’re always looking for talented people like you to join us.

The Galena Territory Association, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

All applicants are required to submit a signed Drug Policy Acknowledgment and Consent Form.
Please download complete and sign application and drug policy form.

Completed application and form should be:
~ Mailed to GTA Administrative Services Manager, The Galena Territory Association, 2000 Territory Dr., Galena, IL 61036  
~ Scanned and emailed to GTA Administrative Services Manager at gtaadmin@thegalenaterritory.com
or
~ Faxed to 815-777-9194 Attention: GTA Administrative Services Manager


Cafe Attendant - Full- and Part-time Seasonal
The Cafe Attendant is responsible for performing a variety of duties within the snack bar establishment which includes completing customer transactions, cash reconciliation, food preparation, cleaning the food or stock areas, assisting in the kitchen area, and maintaining inventory; performing all other responsibilities as directed by the recreation manager. Weekends and evenings a must. Must have an Illinois Food Handler's Certificate.

Cafe Bar Attendant - Full- and Part-time Seasonal
The Cafe Bar Attendant is responsible for performing a variety of duties within the snack bar establishment which includes completing customer transactions, cash reconciliation, food preparation, serving alcohol, cleaning the food or stock areas, assisting in the kitchen area, and maintaining inventory; performing all other responsibilities as directed by the recreation manager. Weekends and evenings a must. Must be at least 21 years old and have an Illinois Food Handler's certificate.

Certified Lifeguard - Full- and Part-time Seasonal
Lifeguards are responsible for the health, safety and welfare of the members and their guests using the GTA swimming pools. The life guards primary responsibility is to observe swimmers and create a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with GTA policies and procedures.  Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pools, decks and surrounding areas. Weekends and evenings a must. Must have Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, and AED/CPR certifications.

Custodian - Full-time
The Custodian keeps premises of Association in clean and orderly condition by performing the following duties. Assists Social Committee event chairs and private parties with event preparation, set-up and cleanup. Weekends and evenings a must.
Pool Attendant - Full- and Part-time Seasonal
Pool Attendants are responsible for the health, safety and welfare of the members and their guests using the GTA swimming pools. The pool attendant’s primary responsibility is to observe swimmers and create a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with GTA policies and procedures. Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pools, decks and surrounding areas.

Recreation Assistant - Part-Time Seasonal
Working under recreation manager, assists in planning, organizing and implementing social/recreation programs. Helps maintain recreational equipment.
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Marina Attendant - Full- and Part-Time Seasonal
The Marina Attendant is responsible for performing a variety of duties within the Marina establishment which includes completing customer transactions, cash reconciliation, boat rental, cleaning the Marina facility and Pavilion restrooms, maintaining inventory and performing all other responsibilities as directed by the Lake/Marina Director.

Security Officer - Full-Time 
The Galena Territory Association is seeking a full-time residential Security Officer. Third and/or second shift, includes weekends and holidays. Minimum two years criminal justice education or previous experience preferred. Must be willing to earn and maintain First Responder designation. Full benefit package including health insurance and 401(k). Resumes accepted through March 2, 2018 at The Galena Territory Association, 2000 Territory Drive, Galena, Illinois  61036. No telephone calls please.

Carpenter -  Full-time (Monday-Friday)
The Galena Territory Association is seeking a full-time carpenter. Includes general maintenance work. Must have a minimum five years carpentry experience. Full benefit package including health insurance and 401(k). Resumes and applications accepted through Feb. 20 at The Galena Territory Association, 2000 Territory Dr., Galena Illinois 61036. No phone calls please.

Painter -  Full-time Seasonal (Monday-Friday)
Painters are responsible for preparing and painting exteriors, powerwashing, sealing decks, cleaning windows and performing all other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or other GTA Management. Previous experience preferred.

Lawn Care - Full-time Seasonal (Monday-Friday)
Lawn care staff are responsible for mowing, weeding, pruning, raking, trimming and perform all other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or other GTA Management.

Access Control Officer - Full-time Seasonal

Access Control Officers monitor access to recreation area ensuring all members and guests have the appropriate access passes. 

Refuse Center Attendant - Part-time 
Refuse Center Attendants keep all refuse centers clean and orderly and assists members with disposing of refuse. 

Natural Resources Assistant - Full-time Seasonal
The Natural Resources assistant is responsible for performing a variety of duties within the Natural Resources Department which includes invasive species management, mapping using GPS and GIS programs, vegetation sampling and monitoring, and all other responsibilities as directed by the Natural Resources Manager. Must have declared major in environmental science (botany, conservation, environmental science, forestry, ecology, etc.)