Park Authority

703-324-8792 TTY 711
12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 927
Fairfax, VA 22035
Matthew Peters
Director, Human Resources

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Jobs at the Park Authority

Virginia Values Veterans (V3) logoFairfax County is a proud Virginia Values Veterans (V3)-certified organization.

Rec-PAC leaders


  • $500 gross sign on bonus*

  • FREE use of FCPA Rec Centers

*Terms, conditions, and applicable tax apply.


Park Authority Open Positions

2020 FCPA Hiring Flyer

Full-Time/Merit Positions

Find out more about open full-time and benefits-eligible (merit) positions with the Fairfax County Park Authority.

Seasonal and Non-Merit Positions

Interested in Parks and Recreation jobs such as recreation leaders, interpreters, and other staff at park facilities and RECenters? Check out the available positions by clicking the links in the box below.

Internship Program

The Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) internship program is designed to increase community engagement in park, recreation, natural, cultural, historical and/or business operations professions while providing an additional pathway for potential employees interested in serving in seasonal, part-time, and full-time positions at FCPA. FCPA offers both paid and unpaid internship opportunities. 

Summer Jobs Start with Your Parks - HIRING NOW!

Summmer Jobs Start with Your ParksParks are powered by people - lots of them in the summer. Each year the Fairfax County Park Authority hires more than 500 seasonal employees as lifeguards, camp counselors, Rec-PAC staff, maintenance workers, security, cashiers, and supervisors. It's a great way to start your career, gain experience, build your resume and have real responsibility. Make friends and make a difference in the lives of children this summer when you Start with Your Parks this summer!

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