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Summer Hiring Fair

Summer Hiring Fair

Date: Saturday, March 24 l 9 a.m.-noon
Location: Edora Pool Ice Center

Work for the City of Fort Collins this summer. Join us in the pools, at the parks, teaching classes, going on trips, and at the ballfields.
Bring your resume and/or job application information such as previous employment history, and be ready to tell us what you love about Parks and Recreation. If under the age of 18, please bring a parent/guardian.

Information will be available for seasonal hourly positions including:

  • Building attendants
  • Camp counselors
  • Early childhood instructors
  • Inclusion aides
  • Lifeguards
  • Parks ground crew
  • Program coordinators
  • Scorekeepers
  • Shuttle drivers
  • Sports field supervisors
  • Swim instructors
  • ...and more!

For position descriptions, to pre-apply, and more information, visit

Internships and Practicum Students

Want to gain hands-on experience with Recreation? We offer valuable and applicable field experience for those seeking internship positions and have academic training in recreation administration, physical education, therapeutic recreation, gerontology, public relations, journalism, marketing, graphic design, human development, or health and exercise science.

For more information about interning with Recreation, download our internship manual For information about current openings, contact cmVjcmVhdGlvbkBmY2dvdi5jb20= or browse our database of opportunities.


The Recreation Department offers a variety of opportunities for volunteering. We need volunteers for special events, ongoing programs, administrative tasks and more. For more information, browse through our database of volunteer opportunities.

Visit Engage for Volunteering Opportunities