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 for qualified positions. 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 Corey Newgent at 314.835.6166 or cnewgent@desperesmo.org.

  • Use this ONLINE APPLICATION (or pick one up at The Lodge front desk) for all positions excluding Lifeguard positions. OPTIONAL: resume and/or cover letter (can be uploaded within the online application) *If selected for an interview, all prospective employees need to successfully pass a national background check prior to being offered a position.

JOB OPENINGS

Basketball Official - Year Round*, Monday & Tuesday Nights
Custodian - Part-Time*
Fitness Desk Associate - Part-Time, Year Round*
Front Desk Associate - Part-Time, Year Round*, Evening & Weekend
Front Desk Associate - Part-Time, Year Round*, Day Time & Weekend
Group and/or Private Swim Instructor - Year Round*
Group Exercise Instructor - Part-Time (1-5 hours per week)
Head Lifeguard - Part-Time
Lifeguard - Part-Time
Lifeguard Instructor - 2 Certification courses per year
Les Mills Group Ex Instructor - Part-Time (1-5 hours per week)
NFL Youth Flag Football Official - January - March
Personal Trainer - Part-Time, Year Round* (10-29 Hours per week)
Tennis Court Aide - April - October
Tot Care Aide - Mornings, Year Round*
Volleyball Official / Instructor - Year Round*

*YEAR ROUND = must be available to work all 12 months of the year (during the school year and summer months)

Building Maintenance / Custodial - Full Time
Recreation Specialist - Community Programs & Special Events - Full Time

Other Positions with The City of Des Peres

Des Peres Parks and Recreation
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