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Saco Parks & Recreation Job Opportunities
Please be specific about what position(s) you are applying for. 

Application Process: Current openings by season are noted below.  Download the application here - save a copy to your computer and please type your information. Once complete, attach it and email back to to
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Current Job Openings and Seasonal Application Information

School Year 2020-2021:
Updated 11/3/2020: Current seasonal openings for school year 2020-2021 are filled. We are not accepting applications for school year programs at this time.  Please check back for updates.
Typical Application Process and Program Information:
Programs are offered Monday-Friday including after school and full day options.  Applications will be accepted starting in August and ongoing throughout the year as positions are needed. Seasonal Recreation Counselors during the school year may work in After School programs and Fall, Winter & Spring Programs - must be at least 15 yrs old and have a flexible availability including after school, some evenings and some weekends. 

Summer Recreation Counselors and Twin City Theater Academy
Updated 5/7/2021: We are no longer accepting applications for summer recreation programs. 
Overview of hiring timeline for summer 2021:
Summer applications will be accepted starting March 1st, 2021, with interviews scheduled during April vacation to fill vacancies as needed. Must be at least 15 years old prior to June 1, 2021.  At this time, we anticipate having openings for our summer camp programs only.

Seasonal Parks
Spring-Fall Seasonal Help. Please email to inquire about current seasonal parks positions.

Seasonal Lifeguards
Summer 2021:
current lifeguard openings include all levels - lifeguard I and II, co-captain, and captain.  Hourly rates of pay vary between $15-$18/hour, depending on experience and role.  Must be lifeguard certified or ability to be certified by June 15, 2021 - SPR is willing to reimburse for certification.  Applicants must be age 16 or older.  Please email us for more information. Lifeguard applications can be submitted starting in March 2021.

Questions about positions?

Inquiries about applications & interviews: