About Us



Grounds Maintenance Worker - $8.40/hour Performs routine grounds maintenance - mowing grass, trimming shrubs, etc. Operates power equipment - tractors, riding mowers, lawn mowers, trimmers, blowers, etc. May perform minor construction tasks. Requires high school diploma or its equivalent, previous lawn maintenance experience and valid Michigan driver’s license with good driving record. (40 hours a week). Grounds Maintenance workers work into November

Lifeguard - $8.00/hour (LGI – $8.50/hour) Provides safe and clean aquatic facility. Enforces rules, assists park patrons, operates boat rental and responds to emergency situations. Applicants must be a certified American Red Cross Lifeguard. (15-40 hours a week).


Park Ranger - $8.40/hour Provides safety, comfort, and convenience for park users. Enforces rules, cleans parks, and performs light maintenance duties. Requires high school diploma or its equivalent and valid Michigan driver’s license with good driving record. (30-40 hours a week).


All individuals selected for positions are subject to, and must successfully pass a post offer pre-employment physical, criminal background check and drug screening. All applicants will be required to attend various training sessions before working, including American Red Cross First Aid and CPR courses.


Summer Work Season: May 12 through September 5


Applications accepted until positions are filled at:

Saginaw County Parks and Recreation Commission, 111 S. Michigan, Room LL012, Saginaw, MI 48602
Questions call: 989-790-5280


Click here for printable applications.



If you are interested in volunteering for a program, please complete a volunteer application and return it to:

Saginaw County Parks and Recreation
Volunteer Program
111 South Michigan Avenue
Saginaw, Michigan 48602

Volunteer applications can be found by clicking here.