The latest job opportunities are listed below.

Seasonal Help Wanted

Barrington Recreation Department

The Town of Barrington is hiring for the following seasonal positions:

Camp Counselors

The Town’s six-week day camps will begin the week of July 1st and run until August 9th for children ages 4 to 12.

Candidates must possess skills in camp crafts, games, outdoor activities and special themed week activities. Experience in a camp program is desirable but will consider individuals with childcare or other special skills related to camp experiences.

Responsible for surveillance and supervision of the Town’s beach to ensure the safety of beach attendees by preventing and responding to emergencies.

Candidates must hold valid cards in Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR, which includes infant, child and adult. All of which should be valid through September 2, 2019.

Candidates must be non-surf certified by May 24, 2019.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to humanresources@barrington.ri.gov.



The Town of Barrington is seeking a Part-Time Administrative Assistant for our Recreation Department. Applicants must be highly skilled in Microsoft Office, have exceptional customer service skills, like to have fun and be comfortable working independently.

Flexibility is a must with this position.  Hours are generally 15 hours per week working Wednesday, Thursday from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM and Friday from 9:00 AM to Noon.  Candidates must be willing to work an occasional Saturday or evening event such as the Arts Festival in June, Harvest Festival in early October, Tree lighting Festival in December and the Family Beach Party in August.

Responsibilities include event planning where the individual will assist the Director and other program coordinators in contacting vendors, booking events, and working planned yearly events. Applicants will also oversee promotional materials for newsletters and flyers being distributed to the community.
The ideal candidate would have a minimum of one-year office experience, an Associate’s Degree and a high level of professionalism.

Please send resume to humanresources@barrington.ri.gov.


The Town of Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under Title 1 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).