Summer Employment Opportunities

The Parks and Recreation Department is seeking applicants for summer employment including American Red Cross Lifeguards, WSI Certified Lifeguards, and Playground Counselors.  Limited positions available. Applications can be obtained here or in the Parks & Recreation Department Office, 200 Spielman Highway, Burlington, CT.  Copies of all Certifications should be submitted with applications. 860-673-6789 ext. 7.  Application Deadline: April 1, 2020  4 pm.

Counselor In Training, Junior Counselor, and Swim Lesson Helpers  completed applications are due on May 4, 2020 by 4 pm.  Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.  Applications can be mailed to Parks and Recreation, 200 Spielman Highway, Burlington, CT 06013 or emailed to

Counselor In Training: Burlington Residents Only, entering grades 9 and 10 in the fall. 

Jr Counselor: Have completed 2 years of C.I.T. program at any facility, entering into 11th grade in the fall

Swim Lesson Helper: Must have completed up to Level 5 Swim Lesson at any facility, must be entering 9th, 10th, or 11th grade in the fall