Lifeguards are getting a raise in Des Moines this Summer. Des Moines Park & Rec Department has raised wages for Summer staff by about $5 per hour. Last year, due to staffing shortages, pools has to close at times.
It's never too soon to start planning for that Summer job! If you're interested in applying to work with the Des Moines Park & Recreation Department this Summer, you can apply at the City's Parks & Recreation Website.