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Student Employment Opportunities

Want to spend your summer working outdoors, gain valuable experience, and have fun too? Check out student employment opportunities with Park Play, Park Connect, SHaRP, and SNAP:

Park Play

Since 2006, Park Play has been engaging famillies to be active together by bringing free outdoor activities to local parks. During the summer, Park Play staff visit three different parks each day and host drop-in sessions featuring group games, sports, circle time, and other inclusive activities. In addition to leading program sessions, Park Play staff supervise PlaySquad volunteers and host community events

Park Connect at Bear Creek

Park Connect at Bear Creek is an extension of Park Play.  Staff will inspire park users to care for, play in and discover Bear Creek Park by leading a variety of programs, including daily Park Play sessions, park clean-ups, Seniors in the Park, and others that will engage visitors using Surrey's busiest park.

Interested in working for Park Play or Park Connect at Bear Creek? Both programs employ post-secondary students from June to August. Please check career opportunities in December/January for more information.




SHaRP and SNAP are youth environmental programs devoted to the restoration of natural areas in Surrey and the promotion of environmental stewardship and sustainability. The programs employ post-secondary and high school students throughout the summer months. SHaRP focuses on aquatic areas and enhancing salmon habitat, while SNAP focuses on restoring natural areas in parks.