Seasonal Employment

2019 OPEE Summer Adventures Counselor Positions

The Parks Department is now taking applications for the position of counselor for the 2019 summer season's OPEE program.  Requirements are to be at least 18 years old as of June 1, 2019.  Leaders in Training (LIT's) who have worked for the program can apply as well at the age of 17 (by June 1, 2019).   Forty hour work weeks, program begins July 1 with either six or seven one-week sessions.  Staff is mandated a maximum of only three days off during the summer.  

To apply stop by the Chicopee Parks Department at 687 Front St. or email the program supervisor, Dan Woodill, at