Below are seasonal job openings for Philadelphia Parks & Recreation. Each year, Parks & Rec hires hundreds of seasonal positions, including many lifeguards. Find out how to become a lifeguard. For full-time and other non-seasonal positions visit the Office of Human Resources.
You may also find jobs listed below that are full-time, grant-funded positions.
|Lifeguard 1 PDF||This temporary position safeguards swimmers and performs basic instructions with participants in aquatic activities at Parks & Rec's swimming pools.||February 01, 2023|
|Pool Maintenance Attendant PDF||This temporary position is responsible for providing custodial, maintenance, checkroom and/or security services during the summer season at an assigned Parks & Rec swimming pool.||February 01, 2023|
|RSI – Data Analysis Specialist PDF||This part-time, temporary position will support the department’s sustainability strategies by assisting with tracking organic recycling, illegal dumping, and herbicide application.||May 8, 2023|
|RSI – Geographic Information System (GIS) Technician Intern PDF||This temporary, part-time position will serve as a GIS Technician Intern to provide GIS technical support and assistance.||February 15, 2023|
|RSI – PlayMobile Associate PDF||This part-time, temporary position will serve as part of a small team responsible for driving Parks & Rec's PlayMobile to various PlayStreets and PlayParks locations and will instruct and organize playful learning recreation activities as well as plan and schedule literacy enhanced recreation activities.||April 5, 2023|
|RSI – Program Administrative Assistant PDF||This part-time, temporary position will serve as an Administrative Assistant, primarily responsible for supporting the process of vetting volunteers and processing background clearances.||April 25, 2023|
|RSI – Recycling and Compost Specialist PDF||This part-time, temporary position will support the department’s sustainability strategies by assisting with waste reduction, recycling, composting, and other general sustainability initiatives.||May 8, 2023|
|RSI – Seasonal Park Ranger 2023 PDF||This part-time, temporary position will patrol Fairmount Park and enforce park rules and regulations, providing initial response to park medical emergencies and notifying appropriate municipal and/or state agency of issues that warrant their attention.||April 5, 2023|
|RSI – Stewardship Assistant PDF||This part-time, temporary position supports all aspects of volunteer engagement from responding to inquiries, setting up projects and supporting volunteers throughout the project.||February 2, 2023|
|Seasonal Maintenance Attendant 2023 PDF||This part-time, temporary position performs routine turf and grounds maintenance work, maintaining and improving park areas.||April 6, 2023|