Non-Merit Fairfax County Jobs
In addition to our current merit job openings, Fairfax County has many other types of employment opportunities. Scroll down to learn more about:
- Job fairs and open hires
- Part-time, seasonal, and other non-merit* jobs
- Volunteer opportunities
- Internship programs in various county departments
* "Non-merit" jobs have no, or limited, benefits. Please note that, unless specified in the job announcement, there are no fringe benefits such as health insurance, retirement or leave for temporary, substitute or volunteer positions.
Part-time, Seasonal and Other Non-Merit Job Openings
Includes lifeguards, recreation leaders, interpreters, and other staff at park facilities and community centers
Includes day care teachers, instructors and educational jobs at park facilities, community centers, and other locations
Includes social workers, housing specialists and others who provide community assistance
Includes other technical and professional positions, such as information technology, engineering, planning, and library
Includes administrative staff and clerical positions
Includes substitute and relief counselors for Juvenile Court and for the Community Services Board
Includes nurses, behavioral healthcare providers, and more
TRADES AND MANUAL
Includes maintenance workers, construction workers, carpenters, and other skilled and unskilled labor positions
Positions with Fairfax County Public Schools – this link takes you to the FCPS site
Invasive plant removal volunteer-team leader - South Run RECenter at 7550 Reservation Drive, Springfield, Virginia is in need of volunteers to lead/organize non-native invasive plant removal teams. Volunteers will enjoy learning new skills, making friends and serving their community while supporting the mission of the Fairfax County Park Authority. Free RECenter membership provided to volunteers who meet monthly criteria. Contact Kurt Lauer at 703-324-9241 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Discover more volunteer opportunities with the Park Authority at fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/volunteer/.
Opportunities at Volunteer Solutions. Volunteer Solutions is a partnership program of Fairfax County’s Department of Family Services, Health Department, and Neighborhood and Community Services, and provides meaningful volunteer opportunities to improve the lives of older adults and adults with disabilities in Fairfax County.
The George Washington RECenter at 8426 Old Mount Vernon Road in Alexandria, Virginia is seeking volunteers for a variety of positions. Volunteers enjoy promoting the benefits of regular physical activity, learning new skills, making friends and serving their community. The volunteer program gives people the opportunity to provide assistance with fitness equipment orientations, work at the front desk, lead classes, clean the RECenter and help with administrative duties and other tasks. Click here to learn more about the current volunteer opportunities.
Fairfax County Public Schools/Adult and Community Education (ACE): Volunteers needed for the Volunteer Learning Program. Our volunteer tutors work with adults and court-involved juveniles to help them obtain a G.E.D./high school diploma, or acquire basic reading, writing or math skills. To learn more, contact Lori at 703-246-2140.
Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board (CSB) – The CSB offers volunteer and student training opportunities that can make a world of difference to people in our community. The CSB provides vital services for people of all ages with mental illness, substance use disorders, intellectual disabilities, and for young children with developmental delays. Learn more about the CSB’s Intern and Volunteer program.