Employment Opportunities

We assist the Richmond Department of Parks & Recreations in fulfilling the seasonal and long-term staffing needs that address the James River Park System. Open positions with the Department will be listed below.

Maintenance and Operations Superintendent

James River Park System is now hiring for a Seasonal Operations Technician for daily maintenance and operations. Applicants must be able to lift 50lbs, be willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions, possess a valid driver’s license and work weekends, occasional evenings, and holidays as scheduled. Position is through the fall with potential to be year round and will receive 40 hours per week. For more information please email James Harlow at James.Harlow@Richmondgov.com.

We are currently hiring for a Graffiti Response Field Technician.

As a Graffiti Response Field Technician, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the pristine beauty of the James River Park System by promptly and effectively removing graffiti from various surfaces within the Park. Your responsibilities will include: Conducting routine patrols, using appropriate tools and cleaning agents to remove grafitti, interacting with Park visitors to promote the graffiti program, and more.

Download this pdf for a complete job description. Send a resume and cover letter explaining why you think you’re the right person for the job to staffing@jamesriverpark.org

Report an Issue Form

To report an emergency please call 911 immediately. Please use this form to report an issue in the Park such as maintenance or trail issues. Thank you.

Type of Issue(Required)
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.