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Seasonal Jobs With Boulder Parks and Recreation

Seasonal Hiring

Make a Difference • Work Outdoors • Learn New Skills • Serve the Community

Now Hiring! Summer job to future career: paid trainings, flexible schedules, advancement opportunities and more.

Featured Positions

Athletic Field Maintenance and Operations Laborer (Seasonal)

Perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled maintenance, repair, and construction tasks on athletic fields and facilities during the summer.

Growing Season Landscape & Grounds Laborer (Seasonal)

Maintain and clean properties and parks. Assist, organize and support park shelter rentals and/or special events.

Irrigation and Turf Maintenance Lead - Reservoir & Valmont Park (Seasonal)

Maintain and operate the irrigation systems, landscaping and turf at Valmont City Park and the Boulder Reservoir. 

Learn to Swim - Water Safety Instructor (Seasonal)

Instruct, test and evaluate youth and/or adults in the Learn to Swim program.

Lifeguard (Seasonal)

Ensure the safety of the swimming pool environment. Closely monitor and potentially rescue swimmers. 

Outdoor Pool Cashier (Seasonal)

Provide front-line customer service to all visitors at Spruce Pool.

Pool Deck Superisor (Seasonal)

Manage aquatic facility operations including supervision of lifeguards and swim instructors.

Reservoir Cashier (Seasonal)

Provide front-line customer service to all visitors at the Boulder Reservoir. Provide customer service, handle cash and work as part of a team.

Reservoir Operations Crew Member (Seasonal)

Maintain reservoir grounds and buildings. Assist, organize and support picnic rentals and/or special events.

Reservoir Water Safety Team Member (Seasonal)

Maintain safety of patrons on, in, and around the water, and respond to emergencies as needed on the water and throughout the park. Lifeguard for the swim beach and for programs and events held at the reservoir.

Summer Camp Kidz Kamp Director (Seasonal)

Supervise and mentor camp staff and participants at one of our recreation centers. Help plan and lead activities and instruction for youth while ensuring all policies and procedures are being followed.

Additional Positions

We frequently hire for the following additional seasonal positions: 

  • Childcare Attendant 
  • Camp Staff
  • Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer
  • Recreation Cashier
  • Therapeutic Recreation Program Leader
  • Valmont City Park Laborer
  • Water Fitness Instructor
  • Youth Rock Climbing Instructor
  • YSI Program Assistant

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