Employment & Volunteer Opportunities


PRD has on-going hiring opportunities for multiple part-time positions.

Joining the PRD team is a great way to support your community, while getting paid to have fun! If you're energetic, responsible, and ready to help kids play, learn, and grow, WE WANT YOU on our team!

PRD has recently updated our Department's Job Positions and Hiring Procedures, please visit our FAQs that address recent changes.

Summer 2023

Camp Leader I-III (Youth & Preschool)
Ages 18+  |  $17–$30/hr (DOQ)

Summer Recreation Aide (Entry Level)
Ages 15+  |  $16–$17/hr (DOQ)

Schoolmates & Preschool

Recreation Leader: Recreation Leaders I, II, III
Ages 15+  |  $17–$30/hr (DOQ)
Shifts Available: Monday–Friday, 1:30–6:00 pm (approx. 25 hours per week)

Sports Programs

Volleyball 7/8th Grade Coach
Ages 18+  |  $20–$30/hr (DOQ)
Shifts Available: Monday–Thursday, 3:00–6:00 pm (10-20 hours per week)

Skate Park Monitor

Recreation Aide, Recreation Leaders I
Ages 15+  |  $16–$18/hr (DOQ)
School Year Shifts: Weekdays, 3:45–6:00 pm; Weekends, 1:00–6:00 pm
Summer Shifts: Monday–Sunday
, 1:00–7:00 pm

Volunteer Opportunities

Summer Teen Sidekicks Programsidekicks
Teen Sidekicks are truly committed to and enjoy working closely with special needs students, befriending them, sharing lunch and activities, or helping them successfully integrate into mainstream programs.

Sidekick applicants are required to fill out an application listing their interests and hobbies, availability, and experience. Selected Summer Sidekicks attend a 2-hour orientation training (May 10th at 6:00 pm) to learn about special needs in general and the basic principles of behavior management.

Each Sidekick is paired with a camper with neurodiverse needs. Sidekicks will meet with their camper buddy and parents before camp to better understand the child's needs and together they attend one of PRD's summer camps, create lasting memories, and have the time of their lives. Volunteers may be eligible to receive a letter of recommendation.

Ages 14+   Community Service hours available upon request
Contact: [email protected]
Applicants must commit to volunteering for at least one week of campDeadline to register is April 5th.
No experience necessary 

For a complete list of hiring opportunities with the City of Piedmont, please visit the Open Positions page under Careers and Human Resources.