Burke Lake Park is a Fairfax County Government organization. Employees at these parks are employed by Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) and are held to the highest standard of performance. The FCPA was awarded the 2010 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management from the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration.
Lake Fairfax has many positions for positive, energetic, motivated and friendly people. All appointee's must successfully complete the background investigation prior to employment.
To apply for open seasonal positions, click on the position below and follow the directions to apply. For more information, please call 703-471-5415.
Burke Lake Park is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, call 703-323-6600.
To apply for open seasonal positions, click on the position below and follow the directions to apply. For more information, please call 703-323-6600.
Position: Lakefront Maintenance
Location: Burke Lake Park
Status: G (Part-Time, maximum 900 hours per year).
Hours: Spring, 24 – 32 hours/week; Summer, Up to 40 hours a week; Fall, 24-32 hours/week.
Salary: $13.00-$17.00/hour, depending on skills and experience.
Minimum Qualifications: Ability to perform medium to heavy labor outdoors on land and water. Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds. Must be able to work alone and with others depending on the nature of assignments, be adaptable, maintain positive interactions with all park staff, volunteers and visitors. CPR/first aid certified or able to obtain certification within 3 months of employment.
Preferred Qualifications: All of the above plus experience supervising teams of volunteers involved in maintenance or similar work. Must be able to work in conditions ranging from direct sunlight to complete darkness as well as inclement weather ranging from extreme cold to extreme heat. Must be able to walk on uneven terrain and lift up to 60 pounds.
Necessary Special Requirements: