Park Authority

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
703-324-8700 TTY 711
12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
Jai Cole
Executive Director

Department Resources

Park Authority Launches Summer Intern Program

PhotographyAre you looking for a fun and meaningful summer internship that will build your resume and provide you with results-oriented work experience? Apply to the Park Authority’s new structured intern program for summer 2024.

The FCPA summer internship program is designed to increase community engagement in park, recreation, natural, cultural, historical and/or business operations professions, while providing an additional pathway to hiring for individuals interested in seasonal, part-time and full-time employment at the Park Authority.

The internship program is open to high school and college students, recent graduates, individuals looking to make a career change and all others interested in gaining valuable experience with the Park Authority.

FCPA is hiring in all areas of the Park Authority including the following:

  • Marketing and communications
  • Event planning
  • History
  • Nature
  • Horticulture
  • Access and inclusion
  • Business administration (IT, HR, finance)
  • Outdoor education

FCPA offers both paid and unpaid internship opportunities. Interested applicants are encouraged to explore and apply for open internship opportunities. Visit the Internship Opportunities website to learn more about the program, available positions and how to submit an application.

If you are interested in a business area that does not currently have an internship advertised, please contact us at

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