EmploymentThe Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is one of the largest employers in the greater Washington metropolitan area. Our qualified, committed staff consists of people working in a variety of professions to serve the public. The Department of Parks and Recreation employs police officers and architects, lifeguards and lawyers, maintenance specialists and administrative assistants, and many, many others. With competitive pay and friendly coworkers, the Commission is a great place to work!
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Year-Round Employment OpportunitiesIncludes career positions and other full-time and part-time professional and para-professional opportunities.
Seasonal/Intermittent Employment OpportunitiesAre you interested in summer/seasonal employment with the Department of Parks and Recreation? We are no longer accepting paper applications and are going to a new on-line application process.
View all available positions and apply online via NEOGOV.
Collegiate Internship OpportunitiesThe Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission's Department of Parks and Recreation offers formal college student internships in many fields, including community recreation, planning, design, architecture, engineering, maintenance, childcare, therapeutic recreation, sports, interpretation, horticulture, history, and art. Positions are available for Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters.
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