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2017 Recreation Internships in Texas

Find a 2017 recreation Internship in Texas. If you share Leslie Knope’s excitement for community involvement and project planning, then an internship in recreation is the first stop on your career path. Recreation internships can lead you to a municipal Parks and Recreation office; the USDA Forest Service; or the guest facilities of a community, golf, or aquatics center. In all cases, you’ll support vital operations that have an impact on a region’s quality of life—an empowering bonus that is unique to the recreation industry.

Keeping the human aspect of their work in mind, recreation interns are passionate about improving the programs that bring people together. From leading an arts and crafts tutorial at a residential camp, to restoring priority parklands at a national park, to directing a health and wellness program at a spa and resort, interns in recreation work for public benefit. To top it off, you’ll have a finger on the pulse of culture, arts, and public works.

Interpersonal and project management skills become tantamount in these positions. You’ll work in a dynamic environment that adapts to a community’s or an organization's changing needs and develop a collaborative skillset. Recreation internships also share duties with the hospitality, event planning, and marketing departments, preparing you for diverse work in your professional life.

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City of Houston, TX
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Department PARKS AND RECREATION. This individual will assist in the coordination, administration and/or monitoring the Parks and Recreation Summer Enrichment...
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To gain experience and understanding in how the Parks and Recreation Department functions. In addition, to assist in the planning, organization and...
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Non-profit leadership, Education, Recreation and Tourism, Family/ Youth, Community Services, Communications and Human Resource majors....
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City of Georgetown, TX
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Recreation program initiation, supervision and evaluation. Under the direction of Recreation, Parks and Special Services Superintendents, will work in all areas...
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Must be currently enrolled in either a graduate or undergraduate program with preference given to individuals pursuing a degree in the Natural Sciences,...
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City of Grapevine, TX
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Report to the Recreation Coordinator and Lake Parks Supervisor. Applicant must be pursuing a Bachelor's of Science, and majoring in Parks and Recreation, Youth...
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City of Sugar Land, TX
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This internship assignment will have the opportunity to work in the Parks & Recreation Department. The ideal candidate will be pursuing a major related to...
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City of Grapevine, TX
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Attend to various daily operational needs of summer camps within the scope of the Parks and Recreation Department....