Work at the Pool

Aquatics Jobs for 2023

Have fun, make friends and earn money working at the Ankeny pools this summer! Get real-world experience in an atmosphere that is rewarding, challenging, and fun. All lifeguards must be age 15 or older and are required to take and pass the American Red Cross Lifeguard training course. Lifeguard training classes are offered throughout the metro, as well as locally through Ankeny Parks and Recreation.

Higher pay in 2023

*pending Council approval in March 2023 

Want to work at the pool but not as a lifeguard? Check out these positions:

*pending Council approval in March 2023

City of Ankeny Aquatic Staff Training Opportunities

Training reimbursement is available! Register for training online.

Lifeguard Training

  • 2023 training will be over spring break and again in early spring

Lifeguard Review

  • 2023 training will be posted in late winter/early spring

Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course

  • 2023 training will be posted in late winter/early spring