Shawnee County Parks + Recreation to fill 300 seasonal positions (KS)
TOPEKA, Kan. – Shawnee County Parks + Recreation is looking to hire nearly 300 seasonal staff members for roles ranging from golf course maintenance to summer camp staff, landscape and horticulture, natural areas and forestry, campground attendants, park police, cashiers and Gage Park Mini-Train drivers. Pay for the positions ranges from $7.25 per hour to $12 per hour.
Shawnee County Parks + Recreation includes nearly 50 miles of trails, 2,652 acres of parks and 320 annual days of sporting activities. In addition, the department offers recreation programs, educational programs and golf. A combination of tax dollars, user fees and private donations enables Shawnee County Parks and Recreation to offer parks, sporting and aquatic facilities with state-of-the-art features, and beautiful, nationally recognized gardens. According to a needs assessment, 94 percent of residents visited a Shawnee County Parks and Recreation park or facility in the past year.
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