Through the Parks and Recreation Department, there are seasonal positions available including lifeguards, paddle court attendants, swim instructors, sailing instructors, maintenance staff, and program staff. Call 203-656-7325.

The Darien Youth Commission sponsors the JOBS office at Darien High School during the school year and Youth Options (203-655-8973) during the summer. The office operates like a job bank, matching people looking for help — in retail, as a mother’s helper, doing yard work, etc. — with young people looking for work. For information, call 203-655-3113. Additionally, the Youth Commission hires older teenagers as camp counselors during vacation activity programs and summer camp.