Employment

Apply for our year-round positions:

Most employment opportunities with the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department are processed through the City of Nampa Human Resource Department. Applications must be submitted on a City of Nampa application form and returned to the Human Resource Department by the advertised closing date on the job posting. View all City of Nampa job openings on the City of Nampa website.


Apply for our seasonal positions:

Lifeguard- Apply Here
The principal function of an employee in this class is to ensure patron safety within the pool center at the Harward Recreation Center facility as well as Lincoln Pool and Lakeview Waterpark. An employee in this classification must maintain their Lifeguard certification through the American Red Cross. In addition, the employee must maintain certifications in First Aid and CPR. An employee at this level is qualified to work as a lifeguard. The above certifications do not qualify an employee to act as a swimming lesson instructor or a Head Guard. The work is performed under the supervision and direction of an assigned supervisor, but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The principal duties of this class are performed at a pool facility. **Please note Lifeguards can maintain employment throughout the year**

Softball Site Coordinator- Apply Here
The principal functions of this employee are to oversee the Nampa Recreation Department Summer Adult Softball Program as assigned by the Recreation Program Coordinator, to work closely with other umpires, players and fans to resolve problems, disputes or conflicts, and to provide resources and assistance to teams as requested.
Pay ranges between $12-$14 per hour.