Parks & Recreation position interest form

If you are interested in being a summer job with Parks and Recreation, please read the job description then complete the form below.

Summer aquatics jobs

Are you interested in a summer job with the Parks & Recreation? 

Complete the position interest form.

Summer Recreation Job Opportunities

All positions are open to ages 18 and over unless otherwise noted.

Camps are open June – July on weekdays.

Camp Kearney Counselors

  • Responsible for youth ages 6 – 11 and leading programs such as archery, sports activities, games, canoeing, arts & crafts, and other outdoor activities.
  • 40 hours per week
  • Contact ajackson@lexingtonky.gov for more information.

Therapeutic Recreation Camp Counselors

  • Responsible for recreational programming and organizing daily camp activities for individuals and youth with disabilities.
  • 40 hours per week
  • Contact bclaiborne@lexingtonky.gov more information.

Special Events Staff

  • Ages 16 and over
  • Responsible for various aspects of event management including parking, setting up, breaking down, and other duties as needed.
  • The schedule is as needed and consists mainly of nights and weekend dates May – October.
  • Contact aluallen@lexingtonky.gov for more information

Basketball Officials

  • Must have experience officiating youth and adult games with a strong knowledge of the rules.
  • Games typically are held Saturday mornings and on the evenings Sunday through Thursday.
  • Contact jackief@lexingtonky.gov for more information.

Tennis/Swim Camp Counselor

  • Positions are available for Tennis/Swim Camp Counselors. Counselors are responsible for youth ages 5 – 15 and leading programs such as tennis lessons and other camp activities.  
  • Contact cdean@lexingtonky.gov for more information.

Extended School Program Counselors

  • Responsible for youth ages 5 – 11 and programming activities such as crafts, recreation, games, swimming and off-site field trips.
  • 25 – 30 hours per week
  • Contact hkouns@lexingtonky.gov  for more information.

Outdoor Nature Camp at Hisle Farm Park

  • Responsible for youth ages 9 – 13 and organizing and leading outdoor education/recreation activities
  • 40 hours per week
  • Contact kblack@lexingtonky.gov for more information                   

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