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JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Aquatic Center Staff - 2017Seasonal/TemporaryOpen Until FilledVaries depending upon position
Athletic Field MaintenanceSeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$11.71 - $13.55/Hour
Building AttendantIntermittentOpen Until Filled$15.96 - $23.71/Hour
Civilian Property OfficerFull Time03/16/2017$48,194 - $56,389/annualized
Firefighter - Full timeFull Time03/10/2017$48,980 (Annualized-paid hourly)
Firefighter - Part-timePart Time03/10/2017$12.50/hour
Intern - Community and Economic DevelopmentInternship03/03/2017$11.71/hr
Intern - Library - Youth Services Internship02/26/2017$11.71/hr
Landscape Architect InternInternshipOpen Until Filled$11.71 - $13.55/hr
Police OfficerFull Time03/23/2017$24.64/Hour (Rate Effective July 1st, 2017)
Program DirectorSeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$11.04 - $12.79/hour
Recreation LeaderSeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$8.44 - $9.78/hour
ScorekeeperSeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$8.44 - $9.78/Hour
Seasonal Forestry Worker ISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$11.71 - $13.55/hour
Seasonal Forestry Worker IISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$13.64 - $15.82/Hour
Seasonal Horticulturist ISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$11.71 - $13.55/hour
Seasonal Horticulturist IISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$13.64 - $15.82/hour
Seasonal Park AttendantSeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled15.36 -15.82/Hour
Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker ISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$11.71 - $13.55/hour
Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker IISeasonal/TemporaryOpen Until Filled$13.64 - $15.82/hour