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. 

  • Use this ONLINE APPLICATION (or pick one up at The Lodge front desk) for all 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.


Basketball Official - Year Round*, Tuesday Nights

Camp Counselor - Part-Time (Summer)

Concession Stand Attendant - Part-Time (Year Round)

Court Monitor (Tennis/Pickleball) - Par-Time (April-October)

Custodian - Part-Time*

Dance Instructor - Part-Time, September -May (Thursdays 12pm-1pm)

Group and/or Private Swim Instructor - Year Round*

Group Exercise Instructor - Part-Time (1-5 hours per week)

Head Lifeguard - Part-Time

Inclusion Counselor - Part-Time (May-August)

Lifeguard - Part-Time

Lifeguard Instructor - 2 Certification courses per year

Les Mills Group Ex Instructor - Part-Time (1-5 hours per week)

Personal Trainer - Part-Time, Year Round* (10-29 Hours per week)

Pool Cashier - Part--Time (Summer)

Softball Umpire (Adult) - April - July

Tennis Instructor - 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)
Other Positions with The City of Des Peres

Des Peres Parks and Recreation
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