Syracuse Parks Department to Host Two Additional In-Person Job Fairs

Published on May 16, 2022

The Syracuse Department of Parks, Recreation and Youth Programs will host two in-person job fairs on Wednesday, May 18  from 5–7 p.m. and Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. at the Bob Cecile Community Center, 174 W. Seneca Turnpike, 13205.

Parks staff will be available to answer questions and conduct onsite interviews. Job seekers are encouraged to bring copies of resumes, qualifications and certifications.

A variety of job opportunities are available. Positions include:

  • Arts & Crafts Instructors
  • Certified Pool Operators
  • Fitness Instructors (youth and senior fitness and water exercise)
  • Lifeguards
  • Night Security
  • Park Maintenance
  • Summer Recreation Program Site Leaders and Assistants
  • Swim Instructors

Most positions are for applicants age 18 and older, although a limited number of lifeguard and recreation positions for persons 15 and older are available.  Applicants must live in the city of Syracuse and be fully vaccinated as requirements of employment.

Language interpretation services will be available.

If you are unable to attend the job fair, visit the City’s account to view open positions and qualifications at 

Questions about the job fair can be answered by calling (315) 473-4330.

For more information on the Syracuse Department of Parks, Recreation and Youth Programs visit