Work at the Pool!

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Now hiring! Lifeguards and more!

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.

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Lifeguard $9.25/hr
  • Aquatics Maintenance $9/hr

Apply now!

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 & Recreation.

Interested in lifeguarding but not certified? No problem! Apply first and then register for training classes.

Upcoming Lifeguard Training and Certification Classes:*

  • June 7 & 8
  • June 28 & 29

Register for classes now.

*Please note that completion of this course does not guarantee employment with Ankeny Parks & Recreation.

Apply online now. Questions? Please contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 515-963-3570 or