Recreation Employment Opportunities

The Middletown Recreation Department offers a wide variety of job opportunities throughout the year.  Most positions are seasonal appointments lasting six months or less.  On occasion part time and full time positions do become available.  Please browse the list below of all open positions at this time.

To apply for a position, download our application.  Completed applications may be returned directly to the Recreation Department or to Human Resources.  Any Recreation-related applications returned to Human Resources will be forwarded to the Recreation Department.

Applications are accepted at any time.  

Mail To:
Recreation Department
1 Kings Highway
Middletown, NJ 07748

Fax: 732-842-6833

  1. Summer Camp Medical Staff/EMT
  2. Beach Lifeguard
  3. Summer Camp - Volunteer
  4. Recreation Aide

Medical Staff - Hiring NOW!!

Interview Process
A group interview is required for all applicants. All interviews will take place virtually.  Please sign up for a session via Sign Up Genius.  The WebEx virtual link will be emailed out prior to the interview session.

Job Description
The Medical Staff is the primary health care professional at each site.  The Medical Staff supports the Camp Staff in providing campers a safe, fun and educational experience in a supportive environment.

Essential Functions

  • Observe and promote all rules and regulations established for the program.
  • Clarify any health-related questions with parents prior to camp.
  • Observe campers for illnesses and/or injuries.  Report any difficulties related to health immediately to the Camp Director.
  • Respond to medical emergencies and treat as necessary and assesses whether injuries/illnesses require further treatment.  If necessary, may accompany camper to the hospital in the event of serious injury.
  • Provide general first aid care (scrapes, minor cuts and bruises); treatment of colds/headaches, upset stomachs, etc.; and assesses whether further treatment is required.
  • Call parent/guardian to report illness and/or injury.
  • Maintain log of patients seen and treated.
  • Maintain necessary records of medical forms on campers and staff.
  • Act as the “late camper” and “early dismissal” check in/out person once camp begins.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must be a certified EMT in good standing.
  • Certified in First Aid and CPR certification, may be provided if does not currently have.
  • Possesses good leadership abilities and responsibility skills.
  • Patient, enthusiastic, self-controlled and dependable.
  • Ability to work with others and follow directions.

Camp Locations
Croydon Hall, Poricy Park, Tonya Keller Community Center

Must be able to attend mandatory staff training dates in June.  A variety of options will be available.  Must be available to work the entire weeks of June 28 - August 6.  No time off during these weeks will be permitted.  There will be no camp on July 5, 2021. This job is Monday through Friday with hours 8:15am – 12:45pm, approximately.