Parks & Recreation Employment Opportunities

Work with the best - work for Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation! Join our team for rewarding work and valuable benefits including training, career advancement opportunities, health care, personal leave, and much more. Apply Today!
Candidates without computers or Internet service may be able to use computers at any Virginia Beach Public Library to submit employment applications.

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 Employee Stories

In the words of our own employees...

Full-time employment opportunities may be available in each of our five divisions: Business Systems; Director's Office; Landscape Management; Planning, Design & Development; and Programming & Operations. Learn more about working for the City of Virginia Beach. ​

Our part-time team members enjoy the benefits of a flexible work schedule, competitive pay and a great work environment. Whether you'd like to work with kids, teach someone to swim, or work outdoors in one of our great parks, we've got a variety of opportunities available. ​​​​

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 Community Priorities

Our Community Priorities

Community Access

Ensure the Stewardship of Funds, Facilities & Public Lands

Promoting Healthy Lifestyles

Protecting the Environment

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 Parks & Recreation Job Fair Calendar

 Job Information

Part-time and Full-time Benefits.  

  • Competitive wages
  • Training/Mentoring for career advancement
  • Varied Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Beach Municipal Federal Credit Union exclusively for City employees and their dependents
  • Deferred Compensation Plans

Additional Full-time Benefits can include:

  • Health
  • Be Well Wellness Program
  • Dental
  • Legal Resources
  • Retirement
  • Insurances 

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