Help us build a welcoming community through PLAY
We’re always looking for new people to join the PLAY Roanoke crew! With competitive pay, benefits, and an awesome work environment, we’re sure you’ll love it here! Plus, every single day we’re making Roanoke a better place to live, work, and play. How cool is that?!
The Community Recreation team is responsible for managing the Historic Fishburn Mansion, planning community-minded recreation programs and managing the city pools in the summer. Community Recreation programs include affordable everyday fitness for all ages, arts and culture programs, trips and tours, events and weekly activities for senior citizens, swimming lessons, summer camps and more.
Roanoke Parks and Recreation’s Landscape Management section maintains all of the city’s landscaping and grass mowing.
The City of Roanoke’s Urban Forestry team of professionals is responsible for maintaining a healthy forest ecosystem in the city through tree/stump removal, tree planting, reforestation, insect and disease control, inspections, surveys, storm response, and more.
Roanoke’s Youth Development team delivers After School P.L.A.Y. (Positive Learning and Adventure for Youth) at three recreation centers: Eureka Recreation Center, Grandin Court Recreation Center and Preston Recreation Center, as well as providing camps in the summer months.
Seeking multiple part-time Recreation Center Assistants – APPLY HERE