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'We need you': Indy Parks still hiring for summer jobs

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Posted at 3:18 PM, Apr 25, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — As the summer gets closer and local pools prepare to open, Indy Parks says they still have dozens of positions open for summer jobs.

Applicants must be at least 16-years-old. Open jobs include camp counselors, lifeguards, cashiers and more.

"It doesn't mean teenagers only. If you've got time on your hands this summer, come on. We need you," Indy Parks Director Phyllis Boyd said. "It really takes a lot of great people to help these amenities run effectively and safely."

This summer, lifeguards will make $15 per hour, a $2 jump from last year and a $5 increase from 2016. Cashiers will make $13/hr, head lifeguards have a $15.75/hr salary and pool managers will be paid $16.50/hr.

To see what jobs Indy Parks are hiring for, click here. You can also contact the Customer Service Center at (317) 327-PARK, or email

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