Employment & Volunteering

Department Positions Available:

There are currently open positions with the Recreation Department.

  • The Maplewood Recreation Department offers summer jobs for children ages 15 and up.
  • The jobs that are offered are Lifeguard, Pool Patio Maintenance, Front Desk Staff and Camp Counselors. If you are interested in one of these jobs for the summer season, please send us your application by April. 

To view and print an Employment Application, click on the attachment at the bottom of the page. 


If you would like to volunteer with the Recreation Department, please email here and we will let you know if a position is available.

Become a volunteer literacy tutor by attending our 18-hour tutor training course at:

Maplewood Library, Hilton Branch - Carolyn Van Doren

1688 Springfield Ave., Maplewood, NJ 07040

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00-12:00 pm

Oct. 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, & 31, 2019

Volunteers work once per week for two hours or more and earn a certificate as tutors of Basic Literacy and English for Speakers of Other Languages from Literacy Volunteers of America (LVA), one of the largest non-profit adult literacy organizations in the country. And more than that, they help improve the lives of adults and their family members.

For more information, please contact LVA at 973-566-6200, ext 217, via email emartin@lvaep.org, or register through our website www.lvaep.org

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