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Summer Seasonal

Employment Opportunities 2015

Booth Attendant (5) - $8.15/hour Greets public upon entering the parks, collects fees, answers questions and maintains financial data. Requires high school diploma or its equivalent, good mathematical skills, and strong customer service skills.  (20-40 hours per week).

 

Grounds Maintenance Worker (3) - $9.15/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 per week).

 

Lifeguard (12) - $8.75/hour (LGI – $9.25/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 per week).

 

Office Clerk (1) - $8.15/hour Performs general office duties including typing, making copies, answering telephones, filing, etc. Also interacts with customers and conducts cash transactions for reservations and programs. Must be familiar with computer word processing and be able to operate common office equipment.  Requires high school diploma or its equivalent. (40 hours per week).

 

Park Ranger (7) - $9.15/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 per week).

 

Park Supervisor (2) - (Rate negotiable) Supervises staff and assists with the management of county parks.  Interacts with the public on a daily basis, enforcing rules and policies. Requires valid Michigan driver’s license with good driving record, high school diploma (or equivalent). College graduate preferred with supervisory and aquatics experience. Applicants must be a certified American Red Cross Lifeguard. (30-50 hours per 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 11 through September 7

Applications
accepted through February 27, 201
5 at:

Saginaw County Parks and Recreation Commission, 111 S. Michigan, Room LL012, Saginaw, MI 48602

Questions call: 989-790-5280 or email blechel@saginawcounty.com

Online applications available at: www.saginawcounty.com/parks


Click here for printable applications.

 

Volunteering

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.