Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia


TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 927
Fairfax, VA 22035

Matthew Peters,
Director, Human Resources

Jobs at the Park Authority

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Get Paid to Play with Fairfax County Parks Summer Jobs!

We’re hiring for summer 2021! Are you interested in working at the Park Authority’s premier water park, the Water Mine Family Swimmin’ Hole, or one of our summer programs like Rec-PAC? Join us on for a live information session.  

This interactive information session for job seekers will take place via Microsoft Teams on Thurs-day, January 21, 2021, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Learn what it’s like to be a Rec-PAC leader or supervi-sor. Get details on working at the Water Mine as a lifeguard, cashier, maintenance or leadership team member. Attendees will hear from Rec-PAC program manager, Mike Bonneville, Water Mine Manager Eric Nielsen, Human Resources staff, and current staff from both Rec-PAC and the Water Mine. Attendees will be encouraged to turn on their mic or write in the chat.

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.

Fairfax County Jobs

Find out more about career opportunities and working in Fairfax County.

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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