Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities

Tucson @ Work

The City of Tucson lists permanent and non-permanent positions for which we are currently accepting applications on the Tucson@Work Online Employment Center. To view and apply for positions, click on the job title or job number on the Tucson @ Work website.

Volunteer Program

Whether you're a teen, adult, or senior you can make a difference in your community! The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department encourages the involvement of volunteers at all levels and welcomes volunteers as individuals or as groups. The department also offers opportunities for court order community service.

Minimum age requirements are listed for individuals but younger participants may be accepted with parent or guardian supervision. Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for more information.

To explore all types opportunities or to get more information about a particular opportunity, please go to our Volunteer Opportunity Directory.

General Volunteer Opportunities

General Volunteer opportunities for individuals include:

  • Park Maintenance (minimum age: 16)
  • Recreation Centers (minimum age: 16)
  • Special Events (minimum age: 16)

Explore General Volunteer Opportunities Here
Apply for General Volunteer Opportunities Here

Tucson Parks and Recreation's Aquatics Program also has volunteer opportunities through our Junior Lifeguard/Water Safety Aide program (minimum age: 13). Please see more information about training and volunteer opportunities on our Aquatics Programs webpage.

Reid Park Zoo also welcomes docents, teen volunteers, and college interns. Please see their Volunteer & Internship Opportunities webpage.

Group Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities for groups include:

  • Park Maintenance (minimum age: 10)
  • Recreation Centers (minimum age: 10)
  • Special Events (minimum age: 10)

Explore Group Volunteer Opportunities Here
Apply for Group Volunteer Opportunities Here

Court Order Community Service Opportunities

Opportunities for Community Service workers include:

Explore Court Order Community Service Opportunities Here
Apply for Court Order Community Service Opportunities Here

General Facility Locations and Information

Contact Us

For additional information or questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at or 520-837-8020.

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