Employment Opportunities

RE:                 Summer Employment Application Information - 2023

Please be sure to READ ALL INFORMATION before you complete and submit your application packet. 

It is requested that all applications be completed by the applicant, not their parent or guardian.  

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  Applications will not longer be accepted for Camp Counselor and Lake Support Positions



The General Application requests three (3) references, please be sure to complete this section by submitting full names and accurate contact information.   A REFERENCE is a professional or personal contact who can verbally verify your character, and any skills or experience you may have.  Parents, sisters, brothers, aunts, uncles, and grandparents are not considered references.


Two (2) letters recommendation are required, for all new employee applications.  A RECOMMENDATION LETTER is a brief assessment of your experience or acquaintance with someone that will verify your performance or personality.  Letters can be from a teacher, a coach, a volunteer organization you have worked with, or someone who can offer a recommendation for you as a candidate for employment with the Borough.  Please do not submit recommendation letters from your parents, sisters, brothers, aunts, uncles, and /or grandparents.  


You may submit your complete application packet to:


Borough of Lincoln Park

Attention: Recreation

34 Chapel Hill Road

Lincoln Park, NJ 07035


You can mail your application or drop it off at the Municipal Complex Recreation Department.  

Job Opportunities

Please click on the Job Descriptions below:
  • Camp Counselors - must be 16 yrs old by June 1, 2023
  • Assistant Lake Director:  Qualified Candidate must be at least 21 years of age with at least three years Lifeguard waterfront experience (current Lifeguard certification preferred).  
  • Lifeguards:  Qualified Candidates must be at least 16 years of age and possess current Waterfront Lifeguard Certification, CPR/AED and First Aid Certification
  • Gate Guard/Lake Support:  Preferred Candidates should be at least 15 years of age (14 year olds will be considered). 

Application Forms:    Due Date Monday, May 1, 2023

Please click on the links below: