News Release -- City Recreation Bureau Hiring Summer Workers

City of Rochester

News Release 

(Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024) – The Department of Recreation and Human Services is hiring seasonal workers for R-Centers and other recreation facilities. An open interview will be held on from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the Trenton & Pamela Jackson R-Center on 485 N. Clinton Avenue. Positions are available for recreation, aquatics, and summer camps.

Applications are open to the public, and residency requirements are waived for the summer. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required for all positions, with the exception of lifeguards. Submitting an application does not guarantee employment. Wages start at $15 an hour.

To start the application process or ask any questions, contact DRHS at


News Media: For more information, contact Communications Director Barbara Pierce at

The Administration of Mayor Malik D. Evans strives to create a safe, equitable and prosperous Rochester by inspiring hope and delivering opportunity for everyone. Guided by the Administration’s Mission, Vision and Values and the principles of the “Rochester 2034” comprehensive plan, City employees are committed to providing exceptional customer service, transparent stewardship, and collaborative leadership to foster a vibrant community that empowers personal, professional and generational growth for all who live, work or play in the city of Rochester.