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Recreation Workers

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Conduct recreation activities with groups in public, private, or volunteer agencies or recreation facilities. Organize and promote activities, such as arts and crafts, sports, games, music, dramatics, social recreation, camping, and hobbies, taking into account the needs and interests of individual members.


  • The recreation field offers an unusually large number of part-time and seasonal job opportunities.
  • Opportunities for part-time, seasonal, and temporary recreation jobs will be good, but competition will remain keen for full-time career positions.
  • Many recreation workers spend most of their time outdoors and may work in a variety of weather conditions.


Personality I like helping others
Salary $22,130/yr ($11.07/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Bachelors