Seasonal Employment

The Kearney Park & Recreation Department offers numerous seasonal positions annually. Age requirements, hourly pay, job qualifications, and work hours vary by position. Be part of the KPR Team! 

Recreation & Aquatics

  • Jobs available from January-April, May-August, and September-December. Applications will be accepted 1-3 months prior to the season beginning. Please check with KPR regarding application deadlines, pay ranges, and work schedule. 
  • Positions include: Instructors, Coaches, Officials, Program & League Supervisors, Special Event Aides, Pool Cashiers, Lifeguards, Pool Managers, Marina and Concession workers, and Activity Center Monitors.

Parks

  • Park maintenance jobs are available in the spring, summer and fall. Applications generally accepted in January for spring employment, from February-mid March for summer employment, and in August for fall employment. Applications may be accepted throughout the year for positions that do become available. 
  • Positions include: City Park & Ballfield Maintenance Workers, Cemetery Maintenance Workers and Nature Barn Attendants.
  • Rock Garden Ranger applications accepted in early May. This position is solely for 15 & 16 year olds. Involves general maintenance work throughout city parks. Two work shifts are available: 7:00 - 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Golf

  • Golf course jobs are available in the spring, summer and fall. Applications generally accepted in January for spring employment, from February-mid March for summer employment, and in August for fall employment. Applications may be accepted throughout the year for positions that do become available. 
  • Positions include: Golf Services (clubhouse, driving range/carts, concessions) and Golf Course Maintenance Workers. 

Yanney Park Facility Ambassadors

  • Applications generally accepted from January - March; however, positions do become available throughout the year. 

Kearney Park and Recreation Summer Seasonal Employment Application will be available by Monday, February 5th.