Summer Recreation Jobs

Exciting summer jobs await

Are you a student or young adult looking for a summer job that offers more than minimum wage? Check out the variety of opportunities available with Parks & Recreation. We offer:

  • Fun work culture
  • Wage ranges from $17-$20 per hour
  • Free evenings and weekends (for specific jobs)
  • Interesting jobs in aquatics, inclusion and recreation
  • Limited travel with jobs available in urban, suburban and rural communities
  • Opportunity to work outdoors and in an environment that promotes health, wellness and physical activity

How to apply

  • Review the list of jobs on this page.
  • When you find a job that interests you, click on the link to visit the job posting and apply online. Reminder: if a job doesn’t have a link to the job posting, it means it hasn’t opened yet. Come back and apply once the job opens!
  • Review the job posting details, such as training requirements, wage, location and application deadline to ensure the job is a good fit for you.
  • Apply online by the deadline listed. 

Tips for applying

  • Prepare your resume and cover letter (optional) in advance. If you don’t have a resume, you can create a profile in our online application system.
  • Please make sure you provide enough information – in your resume or profile – to demonstrate how you meet the requirements of the position you’re applying for.
  • Set a reminder on your phone so you don’t miss the application deadline.
  • Reach out to a parent or guardian for help if you need it. 
  • For questions or information about our recruitment process and job postings, email If you have any technical issues while applying, please call 311.
  • You can also find helpful information for the job application process here.
  • All municipal jobs can be found here.