On occasion, the Counseling Center is made aware of job opportunities that may be of interest to our students. Click on any of the links below to read more details about that particular job. Please check the list below frequently, as new positions are added as they are received.
M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation is looking for certified American Red Cross lifeguards, pool managers, assistant pool managers, Certified American Red Cross water safety instructors, and swim lesson aides for their five aquatic facilities. Employees will enjoy a fun, team-focused working environment, free uniforms and flexible work schedules. Hirees who complete their Lifeguard Training course (register via Parks Direct) will receive a $150 refund after working three pay periods or 80 hours. For more information contact 301-446-6800.
The AEOP High School Apprenticeship Program (HSAP) provides rising high school juniors and seniors with an authentic science and engineering research experience alongside university researchers sponsored by the Army Research Office. Though this commuter program students will develop skills in Army critical science and engineering research areas in a university lab setting to prepare them for the next steps of their educational and professional career. Students receive an educational stipend equivalent to $10 per hour, and are allowed to work up to 300 hours total. For information visit their website at http://usaeop.com/programs/apprenticeships/hsap
The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) is hiring counselors to assist with their Kids and Teens College program. Counselors assist class instructors, working directly with students on projects, obtaining class supplies, taking students on breaks and making sure the classrooms are clean. Counselors must be 17 years of age by July 1, 2019 and a rising senior or high school graduate. Positions are available at each campus location: La Plata, Prince Frederick, and Leonardtown. The work schedule is based on enrollment for each class and could be as little as 15 hours per week or as much as 40 hours a week, Monday through Friday. Click here for information.
The Activity Department of the Crofton Care and Rehabilitation Center is interested in hiring responsible high school seniors to work with their residents as they participate in a variety of programmed activities. Afternoon and evening hours are a possibility. For information contact Ms. Mary Wheat via telephone at 301-261-3634 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Golden Corral family buffet restaurant chain is currently accepting applications for the opportunity to join the team at their Largo store. Morning, afternoon, and evening shifts are available for an experienced kitchen staff worker. Pay scale is up to $11 an hour depending on experience, and both full-time and part-time jobs are available. Click here to apply.
PGCC's lifeguards are responsible for ensuring the safety of all patrons in the pool area and keeping their facility clean. Candidates should have 12 to 18 months related experience and must hold current American Red Cross lifeguard and CPR/FPR certificates. Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours including days, evenings, weekends & overtime if required. Click here for information.
Rollingcrest Chillum Splash Pool is looking for 11th and 12th grade students who are interested in working at the pool, an M-NCPPC facility, this summer. Available positions include lifeguards and desk staff employees. The splash park is located at 6122 Sargent Road in Chillum. Interested students should contact Amber Walker at 301-853-9115.
Want to make some extra spending money? Looking to get some real life experience in a field of interest? There are often job opportunities in and around Prince George's County for young people. For more information visit the M-NCPP website at www.pgxtremeteens.com/For_Your_Future_Jobs
The National Security Agency's (NSA) Gifted and Talented STEM Program is open to high school seniors who have demonstrated an aptitude for engineering, math and science with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and 1200+ on the SAT. Participants work full time for 10 to 12 weeks during the summer following their senior year of high school. For information visit 1-866-NSA-HIRE or visit their website at https://www.intelligencecareers.gov/icstudents
Prince George's County's Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) will provide an opportunity this summer for young people across Prince George's county to participate in career development, life-skills training and summer employment opportunities. Approximately 6,000 students ages 14-22 will participate in SYEP, with the employment period running from June 24 to August 2. Students ages 14-17 earn $9.80 an hour, while youth ages 18-22 earn $11.50 an hour. Employment applications open February 1 and close February 28. Click here for information.
If you love to talk about athletic sneakers and apparel as much as you love to collect them, and you always scope out the latest styles and enjoy sharing your enthusiasm with customers, then the Bowie Foot Locker store is looking for you. Foot Locker sales associates are responsible for ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction by being knowledgeable on all products offered and teaming up with co-workers to provide excellent sales service. Click here to apply.
The federal government has created a program called USA Jobs: Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates to Federal Careers. Visit their website at www.usajobs.gov to search for job openings in the federal government ranging from internships to summer job work programs to full time jobs. New openings appear as federal agencies post them so interested students are encouraged to check the website frequently.