Summer Employment Opportunities

Summer employment opportunities

The Township of Montclair Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs has the following employment opportunities for the 2022 Summer Programs:

Summer Activities Counselors and Specialists

Responsible for leading recreational programs for small groups of campers ages 5-12 years old. Counselors must be at least eighteen (18) years old. Summer Activities Programs run from July 5 - August 5; hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Rate: $13.00 - $15.00 per hour.

Sports Activities Leaders

Responsible for teaching and coaching individual sports programs for children ages 7-13 years old. Sports Activities Leaders must be at least twenty-one (21) years old. Sports include: Basketball, non-contact Football, Baseball and Volleyball.  Sports Camps run from July 5 - August 5 (various weeks); hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Rate: $30.00 per hour.


Responsible for supervising swimmers and assisting with pool safety. Certification for lifesaving, CPR and First Aid are required. Rate: $13.50 - $16.00 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: $17.00 - $22.00 per hour.

• Pools are open 7 days a week, May 28th through September 5th
• Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
• All pool applicants must be able to work weekends and holidays


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 Township website. Jobs posted until positions are filled.