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Seasonal Jobs

Page last updated on May 23, 2024 at 12:05 pm

Looking for an outdoor job this season? The City of Bloomington, Indiana Parks and Recreation Department hires hundreds of temporary, seasonal employees each year. Job opportunities vary from outdoor maintenance and landscaping to summer day camps and lifeguards. The Department hires attendants for its outdoor pools, Griffy Lake boathouse, ballfield maintenance and concession stand workers, and more. See above for jobs that are currently accepting applications.


How to Apply

Anyone wishing to apply for a job must submit an application (see the links below for job applications for operations, and for recreation/sports jobs) to Bloomington Parks and Recreation, 401 N. Morton St. in Bloomington, Indiana. Applications may be requested from, or dropped off at, the reception desk in the atrium inside City Hall during business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F), by mail (PO Box 848, Bloomington, IN 47402), by fax to (812) 349-3705 or by email to If submitting an application via email, please include the title of the position and the applicant's name in the subject line.

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The City of Bloomington does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, religion, age, veteran status, housing status and disability status in employment or the provision of services.

The City of Bloomington validates authorization to work using eVerify. The City will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with the information from each new employee's I-9 form to confirm work authorization.