DPR Summer Employment
The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) Summer Camp Office strives to provide high quality recreational programming for youth of all ages that enhances the year-round opportunities available in the District. Summer staff are provided engaging training, creative curriculum, scheduled trips, and a team of like-minded staff to meet the goals outlined in the program in a structured and supportive atmosphere. Staff will have the opportunity to be creative, work with youth, and develop professional goals, while enjoying all that DPR has to offer Washington, DC’s youth. We are looking for talented individuals to join out team who are energetic, professional, responsible, and motivated.
Please review our open positions and apply online!
You can only start working at your designated location / camp once you have completed steps 1-8. You will not be authorized to work if you do not have an offer letter or have not attended DCHR orientation.
DPR is hiring for a variety of positions. Learn more about the qualifications and responsibilities of each position on the Summer Positions page.
Frequently Asked Questions
For many summer hires this will be their first professional working experience. To help reduce the amount of confusion, DPR has provided aFrequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page on our website.