Employment Opportunities

Seasonal & Part Time Employment Opportunities

Presently, Recreation has part-time opportunities for people who enjoy working with youths and adults. We offer up to 18 hours per week for those who have the ability to work some afternoons, evenings and weekends. 


The Watertown Recreation Department is in the process of accepting applications for its seasonal staff during the entire year or just for the summer months.. For all new applicants, the following documentation must be completed and returned to the Watertown Recreation Department:

All new applicants will be interviewed by the Director of Recreation, Peter Centola, once your application packet is complete. 

If you are a potential returning seasonal employee, you will be contacted by your immediate supervisor once the following documentation is completed and returned to the Watertown Recreation Department.  

  • Cover Letter
  • Current Resume
  • First Aid. AED, and CPR certification

All applicants will also complete a CORI and SORI forms, and other documents as part of the application process.

Send all correspondence to:

Peter Centola, Director of Recreation
Administration Building
149 Main Street
Watertown, MA 02472

Feel free to email the application as a word or scanned document.

Present Employee Time Sheets

All time sheets must be submitted to the recreation office once every two weeks by 9:00 am on Friday of the second week in order to be approved and processed in a timely manner.