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Posted on: March 27, 2023

Recruitment and Hiring Efforts Ramped up by Dept of Parks and Rec., Pr. Geo. County

For Immediate Release: March 27, 2023

Media Contact: Angel Waldron, 301-446-3311


Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County Ramps Up Recruitment

Offers Many Opportunities to Work Where You Play

Riverdale, MD – The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County currently has hundreds of opportunities available to work in a fun environment with great pay. Recruitment efforts are being increased to find skilled, dedicated professionals to join our team. We’re looking for talented people to work in a variety of Summer, part-time and career positions such as:

  • Park Police Officers and Dispatchers
  • Aquatics Staff
  • Administrative Staff
  • Course Instructors
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Drivers
  • Facility Technicians
  • Health & Wellness Staff
  • Lifeguards
  • Park Maintenance
  • Rental Site Support
  • Senior Activity Center Staff
  • Summer Camp, Playground, and Teen Center Staff
  • Therapeutic Recreation Staff

Hiring Mangers will be available for on-site interviews at several in-person job fairs this Spring, including:

March 29-30      Good Trouble Think Tank & Largo High School Career Discovery and Trade Fair, Largo High School

April 6                 Prince George’s County Pathways to Government Job and Resource Fair, Palmer Park Community Center, 10am – 1pm

April 13               Expungement Fair - Second Chance Month Event, Cedar Heights Community Center, 10am – 1pm

April 27               Second Chance Job and Resource Fair, Cedar Heights Community Center

May 11                Park Police Career Fair, Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex, 12 - 4pm

Secure Summer employment now

Searching for a summer job? Start your search with us and spend the Summer in Parks and Recreation. Applicants can be as young as 15 years old for Lifeguard and certain other positions. To explore these and many other openings, visit

About the Department

The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation delivers an award-winning park system through progressive, innovative leadership and a commitment to the community and the environment in Prince George’s County. For more on the Department of Parks and Recreation, visit and stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, PhotoShelter, and Instagram. The Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program start date to request and receive a disability accommodation. 


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