Seasonal Employment Opportunities

The Department of Developmental Services offers seasonal employment opportunities at various locations throughout the State of Connecticut. The majority of these positions are located at Camp Harkness in Waterford, Camp Quinebaug in Killingly, Southbury Training School, or at Respite Centers or Community Living Arrangements throughout the State.  Positions are filled for a period not to exceed six months.  The department recruits for positions that include Nurse, Developmental Services Worker, Summer Worker, and Lifeguard.

Seasonal employees are paid at an hourly rate which depends on the duties performed and their prior experience.  The majority of seasonal employees are hired for the period between May and September.  Limited numbers of positions are available during other periods of the year.

Seasonal positions:
Interested and qualified candidates who meet the above requirements should submit a fully completed Application for Examination or Employment (CT-HR-12) located at including the Position Title and Position Number.  If interested in more than one position, please include a separate page listing each Position Title and Position Number.  Applications should be submitted by mail or fax. All application materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. on May 14.

The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.