The Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District strives to invest in the development of future parks and recreation leaders!  Join the team today!

The purpose of the Recreation program is to gain a hands-on experience in key areas of the field and to encourage talented students within the area of Parks and Recreation.

We offer an educational experience that is beneficial to students seeking a career in the Parks and Recreation field. Internships are offered in the Spring, Summer, and Fall of every year. 

Please review the Recreation Internship Description (PDF).

A current paid internship is available.

Application Process

To be considered for a recreation internship with the Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District, all candidates must submit the following items:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Student Internship Program Details – from Student's University
  • Letter of Recommendation from Academic Advisor

Once all application paperwork has been received, the FORPD Human Resources Manager will contact the applicant for an interview.  Please review your desired department's Internship Description prior to applying. 

Interviews are conducted in person at the FORPD office. Phone interviews are on a case-by-case basis.

For more information, please contact FORPD Human Resources:

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Camp Staff
Camp Fair Oaks Staff
  1. Human Resources