Employment Opportunities

Come work for us!

The West Fargo Park District is always looking for motivated employees to lead and assist with activities.
New employees must complete a background check before starting work.
The West Fargo Park District is an equal opportunity employer. Submit your online applications today!
Applications may also be completed at the park district office, 601 26th Ave E, between 7:30am-4:00pm Monday – Friday.

Full-Time Positions

Now accepting applications for a full-time Park Maintenance Worker. This 40-hour a week position will provide basic park maintenance, including a wide variety of building custodial and general park maintenance duties and assure clean, safe and sanitary structures and facilities. Interested applicants must be a high school graduate or have completed their GED. Salary range is $34,000 – $36,000 along with standard benefits package. The position will remain open until filled. Applicant will be subject to a background check, drug screen and have a clean driving record. To apply, complete an online application or send a completed application (no resumes, please) to the park office, located at 601 26th Avenue E, West Fargo, ND 58078. For additional information, please contact the West Fargo Park District at 701-433-5360.


Part-Time Positions


Responsibilities include but are not limited to enforcing policies and procedures, which ensure efficient and effective operation of pool facilities including personnel management and training. Duties involve all swimming pool operations, including first aid, rotations, scheduling for staff, limited pool maintenance including daily chemical analysis/testing, pool cleaning, cleaning of bathrooms, locker rooms, and all other duties as necessary or required.  This employee should have excellent organizational, communication, and public relation skills. This is a working supervisory position requiring weekend and holiday work.

Pay scale $12.50-14.00 per hour.


Applicants must possess current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Previous life guarding experience is preferred. Ability to supervise customers of all ages and enforce safety procedures, rules and policies. Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of age. Some evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $10.50-11.50 per hour.


Applicants should have good customer service skills, ability to work independently, feel comfortable in a fast-paced environment and confident with handling money and making change. The ideal candidate should be able to follow food safety guidelines and other park policies. Some evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $8.00-10.00 per hour.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, opening and closing the building, setting up private rentals, overseeing rentals, open gyms, and completing minor custodial duties. Applicants should have good customer service skills and an attention to detail. Part time position, weekday evenings and weekends will be required.

Pay scale $10.50-11.50 per hour.


Duties include greeting and directing teams to the assigned court, maintaining the scoreboard in a high detail manner, assisting with clean up and knowledge of basketball/league rules. Must be available to work Monday evenings.

Pay scale $10.00-11.00 per hour.


This position will be responsible for implementing league rules and disciplining league participants as needed. Ensuring games stay on schedule and relaying any additional information to participants will be required. Additional duties include greeting and directing teams to the correct court, maintaining the scoreboard for games in a high detail manner, set up and clean-up of court and equipment.

Pay scale $12.00-13.00 per hour.


Individuals must be at least 16 years of age. Responsibilities include supervising and coaching youth soccer games and instructing drills. Individuals must possess good public relation skills with children and parents. Complete knowledge of soccer rules is mandatory. Mondays and Wednesday evenings are required. This position is from June 5-July 19.

Pay scale $10.00-12.00 per hour.


Applicants must have played volleyball in the past or are currently playing or refereeing and are familiar with high school rules and USA Volleyball standards of play. Applicants will be required to interact with the public on an on-going basis in the role of a referee (players and public), officiate games in a fair manner, demonstrates extensive knowledge of the rules and interacts with players, league coordinator and spectators in a respectful and cooperative manner. Officials will work closely with the league coordinator and ensures player and spectator satisfaction and performs other duties as assigned by supervisor and league coordinator. Must be able to work Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:30pm from May 30-August 2.

Pay scale $15.00-19.00 per hour.


Applicants for this position must have volleyball experience (either playing or officiating), and be familiar with High School and USA Volleyball standards. The League Coordinator responsibilities will include having equipment ready for league play (balls out, nets set at correct heights, schedules and score sheets prepared, etc.), managing officials and coaches/making sure they are on time for work, ensuring timely play by teams, recording scores, returning equipment to storage and performing light cleanup of play area. Ability to explain and interpret league rules (provided), collect rosters, ensure all rosters and waivers are complete and filed accordingly and contact captains as needed with important information will also be required of this position. League coordinator will interact with players, officials and spectators in a respectful and cooperative manner. This position will be responsible for coordinating both a youth and adult league. Must be able to work 5:00-10:00pm Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from May 30-August 2. Must be 18 and older to apply.

Pay scale $13.00-17.00 per hour.


Applicants will coach youth in grades 3rd-6th and will be responsible for all aspects of directing the team’s practice and play during games. During matches, coaches from each team will take turns officiating a game. There will be 45 minutes of practice and one match each night. Must have knowledge of volleyball rules and some volleyball officiating experience. Youth leagues will run on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5:00-7:00pm from June 6-July 26.

Pay scale $10.00-12.00 per hour.

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Volunteer Opportunities

We love volunteers! Without their help, we would not be able to offer so many great and amazing programs at such an affordable rate! Thank you to all that helped in the past! If you or your organization would be interested in volunteering at any park district event, please contact Katie.