2021 Recreation Department Job Openings

The Township of Montclair Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs has the following employment opportunities for the 2021 Summer Programs:

Day Camp (Activities) Counselors – responsible for leading recreational programs for small groups of campers ages 5-12 years old. Counselors must be at least eighteen (18) years old. Day Camps run from June 28 - August 6; hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Rate: $11.10 per hour.

Sports Camp Leaders - responsible for teaching and coaching individual sports programs for children ages 9-14 years old. Sports Camp Leaders must be at least twenty-one (21) years old. Sports include: Basketball, non-contact Football, Baseball and Volleyball.  Sports Camps run from June 28 - August 6 (various weeks); hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Rate: $30.00 per hour.

Assistant Sports Camp Leader – responsible for assisting coaches in teaching specific sports skills to campers ages 9-14 years old. Assistant Sports Camp Leaders must be at least eighteen (18) years old. Sports include: Basketball, non-contact Football, Baseball and Volleyball.  Sports Camps run from June 28 - August 6 (various weeks); hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Rate: $30.00 per hour.

Lifeguards – responsible for supervising swimmers and assisting with swim lessons. Certification for lifesaving, CPR and First Aid are required. Rate: $11.35 per hour.

Pool Managers – duties include supervising staff, scheduling staff, testing pool water, cleaning pool filters and attending a weekly staff meeting with the Aquatics Director. Pool Managers must be at least twenty-one (21) years old. Successful candidates must possess managerial experience and leadership skills; must be able to work well with the public and colleagues. CPR/AED/First Aid certification required.  Must be able to work a minimum of 35 hours per week. Rate: $15.00 per hour.

  • Pools are open 7 days a week, May 29th through September 6th
  • Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • All pool applicants must be able to work weekends and holidays

Apply: Submit resume/application to Township of Montclair Recreation & Cultural Affairs Dept., 205 Claremont Ave., Montclair, NJ 07042 or fax to 973-744-1947. Call 973-509-4915 for more information; printable job application is also available in the Recreation section of the Township website. Jobs posted until positions are filled.