Summer is just around the corner and that means Parks & Rec is looking to engage people in exciting and meaningful work. City parks, playgrounds, and recreation centers engage children, provide safe experiences, and nurture residents’ relationships with nature. Whether you want your “office” to be a City park, or prefer a behind-the-scenes approach, we have jobs to fit many interests and abilities! 

Here are six ways Parks & Rec jobs make Philly summers great.  Find one that’s a fit for you!

1. Keep cool on the pool deck:

2. Make every park visitor feel like a VIP:

3. Keep track of Philadelphia’s fields and trees:

4. Keep our community parks clean and green:

5. Bring playful learning to Parks & Rec camps:

  • Engage children in light touch literacy activities that keep them learning and engaged all summer long. . 

6. Teen jobs in the community keep young people active:

Revisit this page as we get closer to summer so you don't miss an opportunity!