Seasonal Employment Opportunities
The Springfield/Greene County Park Board accepts applications for seasonal positions from March through September of each year. These temporary positions are available because of the high utilization of the parks and recreation areas. There are a variety of positions for all ages above age 14, with many positions requiring only minimal to moderate experience.
Positions are available in the following areas: Youth & Adult Sports, such as coaches, referees and umpires; Outdoor Recreation, such as bus drivers and camp counselors; Pools, such as lifeguards and cashiers; Fitness Centers, such as attendants, program instructors, and childcare; Maintenance positions such as grounds keeper for golf courses and parks, and general labor/construction positions. There are also positions for Tennis instructors, Concessions, and for the Golf Pro Shops.
For additional information, to apply online, or to request an application with a complete job listing with pay rates, visit the Park Board employment page, call the Park Board office at 417.864.1049 or stop by the office at 1923 North Weller. Interviews begin in March of each year.