Employee Application 

Hampden Parks and Recreation employs roughly 80 - 100 seasonal employees per summer.  A detailed job description can be obtained by contacting the Recreation Department.  Here is a breakdown of what is offered:


Summer Camp

A recreation camp for children who finished Kindergarten through 5th grade in the most recent school year.

  • Summer Camp Director
  • Summer Camp Asst. Director
  • Summer Camp Senior Counselor
  • Summer Camp Counselors

Adventure Camp

A recreation camp for youth who finished 5th grade through 8th grade in the most recent school year.

  • Adventure Camp Director
  • Adventure Camp Senior Counselor
  • Adventure Camp Counselors

Playground Program

A 3 hour playground program for children ages 3 - 11.

  • Playground Coordinator
  • Playground Site Supervisor
  • Playground Instructors

Hampden Township Pool

  • Assistant Manager

  • Admission Desk

  • Head Lifeguard

  • Lifeguards
  • Maintenance


  • Office Assistant
  • Bus Drivers