Employment

PARKS & RECREATION EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES


Are you interested in working at The Lodge Des Peres or in our parks? Our department is centrally located in St. Louis and has a great culture based on our Lodge Life Values. There are many benefits that Lodge employees receive including a membership to The Lodge while employed and certification in CPR/PR, AED and First Aid. Please click on the job titles below for a detailed description of each position. We do not hire summer-only or seasonal employees for year-round positions. All employees must be 16 years of age or older to begin work (however, interview process can start earlier). Reasonable accommodation will be provided as required by law. If you have any additional questions, please contact Margaret at 314.835.6164 or mheidger@desperesmo.org.

To formally apply for any position, please submit the following:
1) an ONLINE APPLICATION (or pick one up at The Lodge front desk)
2) a resume (can be uploaded within the online application)
3) a cover letter after reviewing our Lodge Life Values (can be uploaded within the application)
*All prospective employees need to successfully pass a national background check prior to being offered a position.

JOB OPENINGS AS OF 9.20.19

Lifeguard - Year Round* or Seasonal (click here for upcoming certification classes)
Swim Instructor - Year Round* or Seasonal
Water Exercise Instructor - Year Round*
Dance Aide - September-April
Concession Attendant - Year Round*/Weekend Shifts
Tot Care Aide - Year Round*/Mornings
Certified Personal Trainer - Year Round*
Volleyball Official/Instructor - Year Round*
Men's Basketball League Official - Year Round* (click here for certification info)

Les Mills BodyPump Group Exercise Instructor - Year Round*

Garden Stewardship Volunteer - Year Round*

*YEAR ROUND = must be available to work during the school year and summer months

Other Positions with The City of Des Peres

Des Peres Parks and Recreation
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