Dovercourt Recreation is always looking for dynamic and motivated individuals to join our staff team. We have some application deadlines each season but positions become vacant throughout the year so ongoing applications are always welcome. All employees require a current Standard First Aid and CPR Certification, a police check plus job-specific requirements.

Apply with a resume or application form to the appropriate email or mail to:

Dovercourt Recreation Centre
411 Dovercourt Avenue
Ottawa, ON K2A 0S9

Contact us at info@dovercourt.org and direct your inquiry to the appropriate person listed below.

Administration & Finance

Contact: Sakina Meghjee

Summer Camps

Contact: Alie MacFarlane

Working in Camps at Dovercourt

If you love spending time with peers, while offering unique and creative experiences for children of various ages, and want to earn money while doing so, then being a camp counselor might be the perfect job for you. Dovercourt Camps are well known for their caring, energetic, talented camp staff – so come join us this summer for what is sure to be the best summer since 2019!

We’re looking for a Van Driver! Please reach out to info@dovercourt.org, attention Alie MacFarlane for more details.

Recreation, After School, Breakfast Club, PD Days

Contact: Alie MacFarlane


We are always on the lookout for staff 16 yrs and up with lifeguard & swim instructor qualifications. Please send your resume to info@dovercourt.org, directed to Christine Pelletier

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs

Arts, Music & Dance

Contact: Robin Cloutier, Director of Programs

Customer Service

Contact Tyler Skerkowski, Manager of Customer Experience

Health, Fitness & Wellness

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs

WAVE (Work & Volunteer Experience for Adults)

Contact: Caitlin Booth, Manager, inclusion@dovercourt.org

Facility Maintenance

Contact: Andrew Burrows, Facility Manager


Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs

Program Proposals & Partnerships

The Dovercourt Recreation Department is always looking for new and unique program opportunities, workshops and partnerships.
If you are interested in presenting a unique program please contact info@dovercourt.org

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