Parks and Recreation searching for seasonal help; Teenagers to retirees encouraged to apply

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Muscatine is looking to hire over 100 seasonal employees this spring for a variety of opportunities including positions with parks maintenance, Greenwood Cemetery, Kent Stein Park, Soccer Complex, Municipal Golf Course, Aquatic Center, Gas Dock Attendant, and Recreation Programs.

“From teenagers to retirees, we have a variety of positions that will fit your schedule,” Blake Allington, Program Supervisor, said. 

Here are some of the awesome benefits of joining our team:

  • Positions available at over eight locations
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Increased wages ($12-$25 starting wage)
  • Meaningful work that gives back to your community

Lifeguards are especially needed for the Weed Park Aquatic Center. If you know of any 16-year-old and older individuals who might be interested, please visit the Career Center on the City of Muscatine website. Starting pay is $13 per hour. The Muscatine YMCA is holding a lifeguard certification class in April. Visit for more information.

All openings are posted at Please contact the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department at (563) 263-0241 for more information on any of the seasonal positions available.

Available Seasonal Positions

  • Assistant Golf Professional
  • Golf Course Food and Beverage
  • Golf Course Outside Services
  • Clubhouse Supervisor
  • Seasonal Groundskeeper
  • Seasonal Equipment Operator
  • Program Aide
  • Recreation Program Instructor
  • On Site Supervisor (Soccer)
  • Sand Volleyball Supervisor
  • Aquatic Center Cashier
  • Aquatic Center Slide Attendant
  • Aquatic Center Lifeguard
  • Aquatic Center Manager