Employment Opportunities

LEAD GYMNASTICS INSTRUCTOR

18 Yr Olds +

We're looking for an individual to lead our Gymnastics program starting next Fall (2021)! This position works with 3-14 yr olds on all levels of gymnastics skills, as well as leads all assistant gymnastics instructors. 

  • Apply: To Apply, Contact Corrie McKiernan, Leisure Coordinator, at cmckiern@zps.org or 616-748-3240
  • Compensation: $25 p/hour
  • Fall, Winter, Spring Sessions: Saturday AM | Sept-Oct | Nov-Dec | Jan-Feb | Feb-Mar 
  • Summer Sessions: Mon-Thur | Three 2-week sessions | June, July, Aug
  • Qualifications: Previous experience in competitive gymnastics as a gymnast and/or coach | Previous supervisory experience leading and working with youth is preferred | Effective communicator with parents and students

Fitness Instructors + PERSONAL TRAINERS

18 Yr Olds +

We're looking for individuals to lead group fitness classes for both youth and/or adults, as well as personal trainers to lead personal training sessions!

  • Apply: Send resume to Kris Ferry, Fitness Coordinator, at kferry@zps.org
  • Youth Fitness Instructors: Instructor(s) to develop and lead a youth fitness program
  • Adult Fitness Instructors: Instructor(s) to develop and lead adult fitness classes of any kind
  • Personal Trainer: Personal Trainer(s) available to work early mornings, evenings and Saturdays to lead Personal Training sessions + Equipment Orientations at our Fitness Center
  • Pay Range: $25-$32 p/class (depends on certifications)
  • Qualifications: Group fitness certification | Knowledge of physiology, exercise technique, and body mechanics | One year of experience instructing is preferred | CPR/AED/FA certification 

Lifeguards

15 Yr Olds - Adults

This is the perfect job for a high school student, college student, or adult looking for a side job! 

  • Apply Here
  • Pay Rate: $11.57-$12.52 p/hr (depends on yrs of xperience)
  • Shifts: Mon-Sat | Times Vary | Schedule is Flexible
  • Qualifications: Energetic | Responsible | Effective communicator | Competitive swim experience is a plus, but not necessary | Lifeguard or WSI certifications preferred. However, Zeeland Rec will help you attain your certification(s) if not currently held

Swim Lessons Instructors

16 Yr Olds - Adults

This is the perfect job for a high school student, college student, or adult looking for a side job! 

  • Apply Here
  • Pay Rate: $12.24-$13.76 p/hr (depends on yrs of experience)
  • Shifts: Mon-Sat | Times Vary | Schedule is Flexible
  • Qualifications: Energetic | Responsible | Effective communicator | Competitive swim experience is a plus, but not necessary | Lifeguard or WSI certifications preferred. However, Zeeland Rec will help you attain your certification(s) if not currently held

FALL Youth Soccer Officials

13 Yr Olds - Adults

Zeeland Rec is looking for youth soccer officials for our Fall Youth Soccer Leagues!

  • Apply: Submit this Seasonal Contractual Employment Application form to Kelli Koss, Youth Sports Coordinator, via email or by dropping it off at Zeeland Rec (320 E Main)
  • Qualifications: Previous soccer experience | Dependable | Loves kids
  • Dates: Saturdays Mornings | Sept 11-Oct 30
  • Time: 8am-2pm (roughly)
  • 13-17 yr olds (Not Certified): $10 p/hr
  • 13-17 yr olds (MHSAA Certified): $13 p/hr
  • 18 yr olds + (Not Certified): $13 p/hr
  • 18 yr olds + (MHSAA Certified): $15 p/hr
  • Questions? Contact Kelli Koss, Youth Sports Coordinator, at kkoss@zps.org or 616.748.3232

FALL Youth Football Game Crew

13 Yr Olds - Adults

Zeeland Rec is looking for youth officials, chain gang or scoreboard controller staff for our Fall Youth Tackle Football Leagues!

  • Apply: Submit this Seasonal Contractual Employment Application form to Kelli Koss, Youth Sports Coordinator, via email or by dropping it off at Zeeland Rec (320 E Main)
  • Qualifications: Previous football experience | Dependable | Loves kids
  • Dates: Saturday Mornings | Sept 11-Oct 30
  • Game Times: 8am-2pm (roughly)
  • Officials (Not Certified): $21 p/game
  • Officials (MHSAA Certified): $25 p/game
  • Chain Gang: $10 p/game
  • Scoreboard Controller: $10 p/game
  • Questions? Contact Kelli Koss, Youth Sports Coordinator, at kkoss@zps.org or 616.748.3232

Youth Basketball Officials & Gameday Staff

13 Yr Olds - Adults

Zeeland Rec is looking for youth officials or scoreboard controller staff for our Winter Youth Basketball Leagues!

  • Apply: Submit this Seasonal Contractual Employment Application form to Kelli Koss, Youth Sports Coordinator, via email or by dropping it off at Zeeland Rec (320 E Main)
  • Preferences: Previous basketball experience | Dependable | Love kids
  • Dates: Saturdays in January & February
  • Time: 8:30am-12pm (roughly)
  • Adult Officials for 5th-6th Grade League: $20 p/game
  • Adult Officials for 3rd-4th Grade League: $15 p/game
  • Youth Officials for 5th-6th Grade League: $12 p/game
  • Adult Officials for 3rd-4th Grade League: $10 p/game
  • Scorekeepers: $10 per game

Adult SOCCER officials

18 Yr Olds +

Zeeland Rec is looking for adult soccer officials for our Summer Adult Soccer League!

  • Apply: Contact Brett Geertsma at bgeertsm@zps.org or 616-748-3231
  • Pay Rates: $30 p/game | 3 games p/night
  • Dates: Thursdays | June-Aug | 6:30-9:30pm

Adult SOFTBALL Umpires

18 Yr Olds +

Zeeland Rec is looking for adult softball umpires for our Summer and/or Fall Adult Softball Leagues!

  • Apply: Contact Brett Geertsma at bgeertsm@zps.org or 616-748-3231
  • Pay Rates: $18-$22 p/game (depends on certifications | 3-4 games p/night)
  • Spring/Summer Season: May-July | Mon, Tue, Wed or Thur Options
  • Fall Season: Sept-Oct | Mon, Tue, Wed or Thur Options

Adult basketball officials

18 Yr Olds +

Zeeland Rec is looking for adult basketball officials for our Winter Adult Basketball Leagues!

  • Apply: Contact Brett Geertsma at bgeertsm@zps.org or 616-748-3231
  • Pay Rates: $22 p/game | 3 games p/night
  • Dates: Wednesdays | Nov-Feb | 7pm-10pm

Little League Baseball & Softball Umpires

12 Yr Olds - Adults

Zeeland Rec is looking for umpires for our Zeeland Little League Baseball and Softball programs! Both home plate and field umpires are needed. Umpire resource guides, equipment and training is provided. 

  • Dates: April-July
  • Game Days: Monday-Saturday
  • Times: Mon-Fri games times range from 5pm-8pm | Sat games range from 9am-1pm (games last around 2 hrs each)
  • Pay Rate: $14-$36 p/game (depending on age, certified, non certified, etc.)
  • Register to Umpire HereSign Up at ZeelandLittleLeague.com
  • For more information: www.ZeelandLittleLeague.com 
  • Qualifications: Knowledge of the game of baseball/softball (training will be provided upon hiring) | Love for kids | Dependable
  • Questions? Email our Little League President, Brandon LaRosa: zllpresident@gmail.com

Substitute Adult Fitness Instructors

18 Yr Olds +

We are searching for great fitness instructors to add to our current list of subs! If you hold a current certification in group fitness, spin, Zumba (including Strong by Zumba), yoga and/or aquatics, please contact Kris Ferry, Fitness Coordinator, at kferry@zps.org!