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 INSTRUCTOR - YOUTH

West Fargo Park District is hiring youth basketball instructors for youth basketball programs.  Duties include instructing youth in drills & fundamentals of basketball.  Knowledge of basketball is required.  Availability to work Saturday afternoons.

Pay $12.00-13.00 per hour.

BASKETBALL SCORE KEEPER - YOUTH

West Fargo Park District is hiring a basketball score keeper for youth Basketball Leagues.  Duties include greeting, directing teams to the correct court.  Maintaining scoreboard for games in a high detail manner, assisting clean up and knowledge of basketball/league rules.  Availability to work Saturdays, Saturdays Oct 24 – Dec 12.

Pay $11.00 per hour.

CONCESSIONS WORKER

This position is for our winter concessions at our Veterans Memorial Arena and Rustad Recreation Center. Applicants should have good customer service skills, ability to work independently, be comfortable in a fast-paced environment and confident with handling money. Applicants should be able to follow food safety guidelines and other park policies. Evenings and weekends will be required for this position.

Pay $10-12 per hour.

CUSTODIAN – VETERANS MEMORIAL ARENA

Perform basic cleaning duties such as vacuuming, removal of waste materials, replacing paper and soap products, clean/disinfect the restrooms/locker rooms and other duties as assigned by supervisor. This position will work 30+ hours (Monday-Thursday). Schedule can be flexible to work with employee’s schedule.

Pay Scale: $14 per hour

CUSTODIAN – RUSTAD RECREATION CENTER

Perform basic cleaning duties such as vacuuming, removal of waste materials, replacing paper and soap products, clean/disinfect the restrooms/locker rooms and other duties as assigned by supervisor. Previous experience operating various maintenance equipment (floor scrubber, carpet cleaner, ect.) preferred. This position will work 20-30 hours. Schedule can be flexible to work with employee’s schedule.

Pay Scale: $14 per hour

RUSTAD RECREATION CENTER BUILDING ATTENDANT

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, opening and closing the building, setting up private rentals, overseeing rentals/party packages, monitoring open gyms and turf. Custodial duties such as cleaning restrooms, sanitizing of public areas, vacuuming and clearing walkways of snow will also be required. Applicants should have good customer service skills and an attention to detail. Part time position, weekday evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $10.50-$11.50 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.

SKATING INSTUCTOR

Applicants should have previous ice skating experience and feel comfortable leading/assisting classes for youth ages 3-18. This includes supervising participants on the ice, demonstrating skating skills, assist with planning lessons as needed and evaluating participant’s skills. Instructors will be responsible for providing a safe and fun environment that promotes the sport. Must be available to work Saturday mornings September 26 – February 13 from 8:00-10:00am. Lessons are at Veterans Memorial Arena, 1201 7th Ave E West Fargo.

Pay $12.00-15.00  per hour.

WARMING HOUSE ATTENDANT

Duties include, but are not limited to, opening and closing of the warming house facility, supervising guests and disciplining when needed, selling concession products, general maintenance during your shift. Shifts are evenings during the week while afternoon and evening on weekends from December through end of February. This position is great for students who would like to work on homework during their shift. Must be 18 and older.

Pay $10-12 per hour.

ZAMBONI DRIVER

Duties include operating ice re-surfacer (Zamboni), maintaining ice quality, facility cleaning/maintenance and sharpen skates. This position will get 10-20 hours per week and will be required to work evenings and weekends. Applicants must be 18 years or older.

Pay $13 per hour.

EMPLOYEE DOCUMENTS

FULL TIME POSITIONS

We are currently accepting applications for a Facility Specialist at Rustad Recreation Center. This position will be open until filled. Interested applicants should send resumes to Lance Belisle, lance@wfparks.org.

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.