News Review
City Parks Department to Hire Over 100 Seasonal Part-Time Summer Workers
Posted Date: 4/13/2017

The City of Evansville Department of Parks and Recreation is still seeking to fill more than 100 seasonal part-time jobs. Employees will work at city parks, golf courses and neighborhood pools. Last year, more than 125 workers were needed at city pools alone.

Hartke Pool will be open this swim season from May 29 through August 8. Neighborhood pools will be open from June 3 through July 30. Pool Managers will be paid $12 an hour, Head Lifeguards $9 to $9.50 an hour, Lifeguards $8.50 to $9 an hour, and Pool Cashiers $7.50 to $8 an hour.

City playgrounds are also in great need of workers for the Summer Adventures Too program. Open positions include Playground Coordinators, Playground Site Supervisors, and Playground Leaders. The recreation program starts May 30 and ends June 30. It will be offered weekdays from noon to 5 p.m. at Cedar Hall Elementary School, Dexter Elementary School, Evans Middle School, Fairlawn Elementary School, Glenwood Leadership Academy, Lodge Community School, and Tekoppel Middle School. Staff will be trained to lead activities in arts and crafts, sports, special events and field trips for children 6-to-14 years old. Free lunch will be provided.

For more information about summer park jobs, call Sports Director Lisa Wube at 812-435-6162. Below is a list of job openings at the Parks Department. Click here to view all current part-time and full-time job openings at the City of Evansville. Applications should be return to Administrative Services, Room 203, Civic Center Complex, One N.W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Evansville, Indiana 47708.

• Mesker Park Zoo Sr. Camp Counselor
• Mesker Zoo Visitor Services Attendant
• Mesker Park Zoo Camp Counselor
• Mesker Park Zoo Seasonal Grounds
• Parks Seasonal Golf Laborer
• Parks Softball Scorekeeper
• Parks Pool Cashier - Lloyd Pool
• Parks Playground Site Supervisor
• Parks Playground Leader
• Parks Lifeguard - Lloyd Pool
• Parks Head Lifeguard
• Parks Neighborhood Pool Manager
• Parks Hartke Pool Manager
• Parks Seasonal Laborer
• Swonder Rink Guard/Cashier
• Swonder Ice Arena Camp Counselor
• Swonder Ice Arena Senior Camp Counselor
• Parks Pool Cashier
• Parks Lifeguard
• Parks Sand Volleyball Supervisor
• Parks Soccer Official
• Parks Flag Football Official