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With 43 parks, recreational programming, special events, and more, there's a lot to do at Grand Junction Parks and Recreation. We have an extensive list of career opportunities. From working with kids in our summer camps and swim lessons to expanding your experience in landscape, lifeguarding, or park maintenance, you can join our fast-growing team! These positions have flexible schedules to help with family and school responsibilities. In these positions, employees are always learning something new. These opportunities are perfect for individuals looking for career development, internship credit, and for those looking for seasonal work.
Join a dynamic team that helps create the experiences for the visitors of our parks system. We manage 36 developed parks (43 total parks), 900+ acres of open space, 21 miles of trails, hundreds of acres of landscape beds, and we are growing! The recreation division offers a variety of programs for all ages. We have sports leagues for youth and adults, as well as a variety of camps, recreation programs, and aquatics offerings. Come join a dynamic team that helps create life-enriching experiences for all participants in our many programs. To see an overview of all of our offerings, take a look at our Seasonal Activity Guide.