Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Laborers

The Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation Department has openings for full time seasonal laborers for spring –fall employment. Minimum qualifications are high school graduate or GED, a valid driver’s license, ability to lift 50 lbs., able to work in heat and inclement weather, and pass a drug screen. The rate of pay will be based on the applicant’s experience. Applications will be accepted at the Parks and Recreation Office, 430 North Second Street, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901. The deadline for this position is Tuesday, May 1, 2018 or until positions are filled. 

Horticulture Assistant

The Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation Department has openings for horticulture assistant for spring – fall employment. Part-time and full time positions available. Minimum qualifications are high school graduate or GED, a valid driver’s license, ability to lift 50lbs., able to work in heat and inclement weather, and pass a drug screen. The rate of pay will be based on the applicant’s experience. Applications will be accepted at the Parks and Recreation Office, 430 North Second Street, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901. The deadline for this position is Tuesday, May 1, 2018 or until positions are filled.  Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Umpires/Scorekeepers

The Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation Department has openings for umpires and scorekeepers for spring –fall employment.  Must be able to work evenings.   The rate of pay will be based on the applicant’s experience. Applications will be accepted at the Parks and Recreation Office, 430 North Second Street, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901. The deadline for this position is Tuesday, May 1, 2018 or until positions are filled.  Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Lifeguards/Water Safety Instructors 

The Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation Department has openings for lifeguards and water safety instructors for spring – summer employment at the R. W. Huntington Municipal Pool.  Must be able to work evenings and weekends.   The rate of pay will be based on the applicant’s experience. Applications will be accepted at the Parks and Recreation Office, 430 North Second Street, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901. The deadline for this position is Tuesday, May 1, 2018 or until positions are filled.  Poplar Bluff Parks and Recreation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.