Seasonal Employment

Youth Basketball Referees

The Chicopee Parks Department is now taking applicants for the winter basketball season that begins in early September.  Certified as well as uncertified referees are sought.  Applicants must be at least 16 years of age or older and have knowledge of the sport of basketball.  There will be a pre-season mandatory meeting that all referees must attend.  Paid position on a per game basis.  Applications can be picked up now at the Parks Department office.  For more information, or to get an application sent via email, please contact Dan Woodill at 594-3481 x 105 or at dwoodill@chicopeema.gov 


Summer Seasonal Applications 

We are still accepting summer seasonal employment applications for Lifeguards. The minimum requirements for all positions: They MUST Be 16 yrs. old for lifeguard positions & 15-1/2 Yrs. of age or older by the time they submit their application for all other positions & must be certified in the following: All lifeguard positions require lifeguard training, first aid and CPR/AED certification. Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification preferred for all Instructor Guard/Head Guard Applicants.