Employment Opportunities

Applications may also be completed at the park district office. The West Fargo Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Veteran Eligibility: You must be a North Dakota resident and have served in the active military forces during a period of war or receive the arm forces expeditionary or other campaign service medal during an emergency condition, and must have been released under other than dishonorably conditions. See North Dakota Century Code 37-19-1.
*Required veteran’s preference documentation must be received by the closing date of the position.

SEASONAL POSITIONS

Positions in our Facility and Park Maintenance Departments may require applicants to be over the age of 18 due to equipment use restrictions.

BASKETBALL AND SPORTS SAMPLER STAFF

Individuals must be a least 16 years of age. This position will feature working in our sports sampler classes and basketball camps.  Responsibilities include leading drills and activities for youth.  Helping setup and maintain equipment.  Must have knowledge of majority of sports. Hours vary throughout the summer. Most hours are early afternoon to early evening on weekdays. Experience working with youth is preferred

Pay $11.00-15.00  per hour.

HEAD LIFEGUARD

Applicants must possess current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Previous life guarding experience is preferred. Ability to supervise customers of all ages and enforce safety procedures, rules and policies. Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of age. Some evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $13.00-14.00 per hour.

LIFEGUARD

Applicants must possess current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Previous life guarding experience is preferred. Ability to supervise customers of all ages and enforce safety procedures, rules and policies. Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of age. Some evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $11.50 per hour.

POOL CASHIER

Applicants must possess current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Previous life guarding experience is preferred. Ability to supervise customers of all ages and enforce safety procedures, rules and policies. Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of age. Some evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $8.50-9.50 per hour.

SOCCER COACH - YOUTH

Individuals must be at least 16 years of age. Responsibilities include supervising and coaching youth soccer games and instructing drills. Individuals must possess good public relation skills with children and parents. Complete knowledge of soccer rules is mandatory. Mondays and Wednesday evenings are required. This position is from July 6-29.

Pay $10.00-13.00  per hour.

WEEKEND SHELTER CLEANING

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have a valid driver’s license. Responsibilities include cleaning of various shelters throughout the city on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Hours are Saturday and Sunday 6-10am with more hours available if interested. Will primarily work independently.

Pay scale is $13-$15 per hour.

EMPLOYEE DOCUMENTS

FULL TIME POSITIONS

Park Maintenance

The purpose of this position is to provide basic park maintenance, including a wide variety of building custodial and general park maintenance duties and assure clean, safe and sanitary structures and facilities; to become familiar with the basic operation of all park maintenance equipment and operation policies.

COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION

Interested candidates should complete an online application and submit their resume by 5:00 PM on June 15.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

We love volunteers! Without their help, we would not be able to offer so many great and amazing programs at such an affordable rate!

Thank you to all that helped in the past! If you or your organization would be interested in volunteering at any park district event, please contact Katie Ettish.