Summer Employment Opportunities

We're getting ready for a great summer at Seattle Parks and Recreation, but we can't do it without our seasonal staff! We need motivated, enthusiastic workers for a variety of positions this summer. Help welcome community members into a world fun and activity while enjoying yourself and getting paid for it. Read complete details for each position at the links provided below.

Seasonal Temp Recreational Leader - starts at $20.75 hourly
Do you enjoy fresh air and recreation outside during the summer months in Seattle? Do you love working with people?  Are you looking for a fun, fast paced, team-oriented, and community-centered work environment? Come join the team this summer! We have multiple positions available 10-40 hours/week supporting various recreation programs that will run June-September throughout our beautiful city. 

Lifeguard (Temporary, Intermittent) - starts at $19.51 hourly
If you are a strong swimmer but need a current Red Cross Lifeguard certification, SPR can train you for free prior to hire!  Meet new people, make new friends and enjoy the pool and/or summer beaches while getting paid. This job posting is for Part-Time Temporary Lifeguards.  Although considered part-time, employees in these positions can work up to 40 hours per week if needed.

Community Center Recreation Attendant - $17.85 hourly to start, with an additional 5% Premium Pay in lieu of benefits 
We're seeking multiple part-time and full-time Recreation Attendant vacancies in Community Centers and Teen Life Centers across our beautiful City as we begin to re-open in the Fall.  

Temporary Cashier - $18.55 hourly
Locations may include various Seattle swimming pools, Community Centers, etc.

Temporary Laborer and Maintenance Laborer - starts at $25.58 hourly
Parks and Environment Division, and Encampments and Special Teams Unit

Park Ambassador - starts at $20.75 hourly
Are you 18 or over with a valid Driver's license? If you love walking, engaging with park users and encouraging positive use of public space, our park ambassador position is the job for you! 

Wading Pool/Spray Park Attendant - starts at $18.56 hourly
We are looking for seasonal Recreation Attendants at our wading pools and spray parks throughout Seattle. If you love the water and working with kids doing summer activities, then come work with us from mid-June through early September!  

Parks and Recreation

AP Diaz, Interim Superintendent
Mailing Address: 100 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA, 98109
Phone: (206) 684-4075
Fax: (206) 615-1813

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