Internships & Employment

Looking for a new part-time job? 

The Parks and Recreation Department employs almost 100 people throughout the year in part-time or seasonal positions. 

Lifeguards are the most needed, and in order to become a lifeguard, one must successfully complete the Lifeguard Training Course.  This includes rescue skills, CPR/AED certification, and first aid training.  If you are at least 15 and a good swimmer, you might just qualify! 

Intern is needed from mid-May to early August.  Duties include by not limited to:  plan and implement summer activities for all age groups, assist with the supervision of sport programs for youth and adults, supervise seasonal employees and assist with community-wide special events such as the Central Nebraska Track and Field meet, York Summer Games, and special programs at the York Family Aquatic Center.                       Daily tasks will be assigned by the Recreation Coordinator.  Student will utilize their academic skills to promote and improve the Department of Parks and Recreation. Individual will be exposed to the operations of the entire Department:  Planning, Programming, Budgeting, Marketing, Registration, Supervision, Website design, and Advertising. Intern will be required to develop the York Youth Summer Camp with the help of the Recreation Coordinator. Position is paid based on experience. 

Youth Program Supervisors are needed to help with all youth programs.  Person must enjoy kids, and be not afraid to get dirty, and able to work after 3pm.  Must be at least 15 years old.

Front Desk Supervisors are needed to staff the front desk of the Community Center and Auditorium.  Front Desk responsibilities include all customer service, selling memberships, welcoming patrons, taking reservations, and dealing with daily deposits. 

Adult League Referees are needed to referee adult leagues.  Most leagues are after 6pm one/two nights a week.

Adult League Supervisors are needed to supervisor adult leagues.  Most leagues are after 6pm one/two nights a week.

Fitness Class Instructors are needed.  Are you certified in teaching a class?  Let us know and we'll offer the class, and you can teach it! 

 Contact us at 402-363-2630 for more information or just click on this link to download an application: