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Thank you so much for being interested in working with the Northern Wasco County Parks and Recreation District. We embrace an employee-first approach and value the talents and passion of our staff members.  Our goal is to hire great people, to keep our employees fulfilled, and to keep them long-term. We believe in empowerment, accountability, respect, collaboration, and innovation. We’d love to meet like-minded people who care about creating great opportunities for recreation throughout The Dalles community.

Salary and Benefits: NWCPRD offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and a supportive and positive work environment. The benefits package includes generous paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave.

NWCPRD pays 100% of the Health, Vision and Dental insurance for full time employees, and participates in PERS.  Healthy, happy staff are an important element of our success and we believe in work/life balance.

Current Openings: 

Part-Time Park Maintenance Worker                             Seasonal Park Maintenance Workers                   Seasonal Lifeguards

$13.00 - $16.00 Hourly                                                            $13.00 - $16.00 Hourly                                                  $11.00 - $12.50 Hourly

32 Hours or less, Pro-rated Benefits                                     40 Hours or less, Not Benefitted                                   40 Hours or less, Not Benefitted

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***Interviews will be scheduled as applications are received.  Position will remain open until filled***

Please apply in person for the current position available by stopping in at out District Office, or email application to Stacey Ihrig at

Download Application HERE!