Seasonal Job Opportunities

Dover Parks and RecreationSeasonal position opportunities at Dover Parks & Recreation change greatly throughout the year, as well as annually.

Additionally, decisions on programming offered, and all hiring decisions for those programs, are made at least one full season prior to the start of any program or event.

Please view our seasonal opportunities below and contact us with any questions. For full or part-time, Town of Dover Job Opportunities, please visit the Town's Human Resources page for current openings and application procedures. 

**Please note- Due to the current COVID-19 our seasonal opportunities are on hold and being evaluated regularly in order to bring the most recreational opportunities possible based on the state-regulated COVID-19 opening phases.**

  1. Summer 2023
  2. Fall 2021
  3. Winter 2021/22
  4. Spring 2022

Summer Program Counselor

  • Paid position
  • Must be a current resident of Dover, MA
  • Must be at least 16 years old by Saturday, June 24, 2023
  • Require a commitment of working all six-consecutive program weeks, MONDAY, JUNE 26 - FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2023 on weekdays from 8:40am-12:40pm.

CLICK HERE to Download a Summer 2023 Counselor Application!

In order to be considered for a paid counselor position in summer 2023, your fully completed application packet must be submitted to Nicole Wainwright PRIOR TO MONDAY APRIL 3, 2023 at 5:00PM.


Students ages 14+ who are looking to volunteer for school credit should visit our Volunteer Opportunities page 

There you will find details on our various  community service opportunities, including our Summer 2023 Leadership Training Program, which is a volunteer opportunity available exclusively as part of our annual summer program season!