Municipal Recreation & Military Recreation Internships

The following positions were received by the RPTS department and may be acceptable for internship credit. For more information on receiving RPTS 484 credit for an internship, contact sgscott@tamu.edu. RPTS majors are required to register for 6 credits of RPTS 484 in their degree plans; a minimum of 400 hours of work (paid or unpaid) is required. Students may work full-time in the summer or during a fall/spring semester, or part-time over two or more semesters.

Note: Also see The Texas Recreation and Parks Society and the City Parks Alliance Job Bank for municipal job openings. Many cities will arrange multi-faceted internships upon a student’s request; most have summer positions with day camps and aquatics; others have structured (or semi-structured) recreation internship programs in place.

Post Date Employer Title Location Description
2-19 City of College Station Parks & Recreation Dept. Athletics & Tourism Intern ($8/hour); apply by 3/6/2020 College Station, TX View Detail
2-20 City of West University Place Paid Parks & Recreation Summer Positions: Recreation Intern; Aquatics Intern; Parks Maintenance Intern West University Place, TX View Detail
9-19 Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District Internships (Marketing & Events; Adaptive Rec; Outdoor Rec, Aquatics, more); available Summer, Fall & Spring (apply by Oct. 15 for winter/spring) Bainbridge Island, WA View Detail
4-19 City of Missouri City Summer Camp Supervisor; Summer Day Camp Counselor Missouri City, TX View Detail
4-19 City of Farmers Branch Summer Seasonal Positions which can be broadened & used for internship credit (Park Laborer; Rec Leader; others) Farmers Branch, TX View Detail
3-18 Houston PARD Paid internship with Lake Houston Wilderness Park; housing provided New Cay, TX View Detail
3-19 U.S. Navy; Great Pond Outdoor Adventure Center MWR Internship; housing and minimum wage provided Kittery, Maine View Detail
3-19 City of Dallas Seasonal Recreation Center Assistants Dallas, TX View Detail
2-19 West University Place Parks & Recreation Department Parks Maintenance Intern; Paid (May/June-August 2019) West University Place, TX View Detail
2-19 City of Bryan Recreation Assistant at Neal Rec. Center Bryan, TX View Detail
2-19 City of Bryan Recreation Intern; Swim Coach; Lifeguards; Water Safety Instructor; Swimming Pool Cashier; Recreation Assistant at Neal Rec. Center (Summer 2019) Bryan, TX View Detail
2-19 Seward Resort Recreation, F&B, Hospitality Jobs at MWR Resort (Summer 2019) Seward, AK View Detail
1-19 Kingwood Community Pool Company Internship(Paid; Summer 2019) Kingwood, TX View Detail
9-18 Navy Fleet & Family Readiness Program MWR Internships (7 positions; paid; housing provided) Everett, WA View Detail
9-18 City of Bryan Lifeguards (paid; not eligible for RPTS 484 credit) Bryan, TX View Detail
9-18 City of Bryan Parks Maintenance Tech (part-time; year-round) Bryan, TX View Detail
7-18 City of Pflugerville Intern – part time Pflugerville, TX View Detail
5-18 City of Farmers Branch Various lifeguard positions & “Park Laborer” positions can be broadened into internships; contact Susan Scott for info Farmers Branch, TX View Detail
5-18 City of Bay City Parks & Recreation Intern – paid (can help arrange housing if needed) Bay City, TX View Detail
4-18 Bristol Bay Borough Parks & Recreation Intern – paid Naknek, AK View Detail
4-18 US Coast Guard MWR As of 4/5/18 positions are still available in Miami, FL & Cape Cod, MA; possible add’l position at Cape May, NJ U.S.A. View Detail
3-18 City of Rowlett; Wet Zone Summer staff positions (good for experience rather than for internship credit, but you get to work for a great RPTS grad): life guards, maintenance, cashiers, F&B Rowlett, TX  View Detail
2-18 Bryan Parks & Recreation Department Recreation Intern; Paid (May-August 2018) Bryan, TX View Detail
2-18 College Station Parks & Recreation Department Recreation Assistant; part-time; paid College Station, TX View Detail
2-18 Travis County Parks Summer Fieldwork/Internships Austin, TX View Detail
2-18 Fairbanks North Star Borough Parks & Recreation Intern; apply by Feb. 7 for Summer (flexible dates) Fairbanks, AK View Detail
1-18 City of Meadows Place Intern: Camp Lead (Summer 2018 Day Camp Manager) Meadows Place, TX View Detail
1-18 City of Meadows Place Aquatics Intern (May-Sept) Meadows Place, TX View Detail
10-17 The Quillian Center Rec Center Intern (Paid; Winter/Spring 2018) Houston, TX View Detail
5-17 The Woodlands Township Recreation Specialist; Boathouse Aide; each position is paid and 20 hours/week The Woodlands, TX View Detail
5-17 College Station Parks & Recreation Department Recreation Assistant; Seasonal/Part-time; 19 hours/week College Station, TX View Detail
4-17 Houston Parks & Recreation Department; Lake Houston Wilderness Park Wilderness Park Intern (Paid; Housing Provided; one position open as of 4/5/17; apply ASAP!) New Caney, TX View Detail
6-16 Seward Resort Paid Summer Positions at resort for military personnel & families; Recreation Assistant, Front Desk, Night Auditor Seward, AK View Detail

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