Recreation, Natural Resources & Culture

The Department of Recreation, Natural Resources, & Culture oversees, develops and maintains the City’s natural resources, parks, trees and open spaces; coordinates the development and operation of cultural activities, programs and facilities; and develops and operates recreational activities and programs.


The Department of Recreation, Natural Resources, & Culture is welcoming summer employment applications. We expect new hires to work from Monday, June 21, 2021 – Monday, September 06, 2021 operating five days a week unless otherwise noted. The duration of employment varies between programs. Please see the attached documents for additional information. 

Interested candidates can apply online at or come to Trenton City Hall, 319 East State Street, Trenton, New Jersey and pick up an application. Applications are available at the Rear Entrance Security Desk located on the 1st floor. Please be sure to specify the job title that you are seeking. 

Applications are due by Monday, April 05, 2021. No applications will be accepted after this date! They can be dropped off at Trenton City Hall in the lockbox located at the 1st Floor Back Security Desk.  If you have any additional questions or concerns please contact the Division of Recreation at 609-989-3635.