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Job Opportunities


  • Montgomery County Board of Elections - as an election judge, you can earn up to $210 or 25 SSL credits by volunteering at the polls in the next election (April 28, 2020 & November 3, 2020); must be: 16 years old or older, a U.S. Citizen, and registered to vote (you can register online); see link for more information.
    • Future Vote Initiative - for students under the age of 16; any middle or high school student can earn up to 6 SSL hours by volunteering to work on election day (two 1-hour training sessions and a four shift on election day); see link for details.
  • 2020 Census (various, temporary positions) - most 2020 Census positions will last several weeks; they feature: competitive wages, weekly paychecks, flexible hours, paid training; must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, be a U.S. citizen*, complete an application and answer assessment questions; be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption, undergo fingerprinting and pass a criminal background check and a review of criminal records performed by the Census Bureau, Commit to completing training, be available to work flexible hours, which can include days, evenings, and weekends.
  • Montgomery County Seasonal Maintenance (Montgomery County Department of Parks) - searching for students to fill the following Summer Employment positions: 2 - Carpenters, 1 - Painter (general), 1 - Mechanic, 1 - Graphics Shop; up to $15 per hour; Mon – Fri, 6:30am – 3:15pm (flexible with vacations); work 30-40 hours per week; must have a Social Security Number; must have an official ID (Driver’s License, passport) & birth certificate; must be at least 16 years old by start date of the job.
  • Montgomery County Department of Recreation - hiring positions for the following: Aquatics (Lifeguards), Summer Camps, Therapeutic Recreation (TR), and TeenWorks; click on link for specific positions and details.
  • Fund for Public Interest - offering paid, full-time positions for students over the age of 18; get hands-on experience in a grassroots, summer campaign focused on helping the environment (office out of College Park, MD).


  • Glenstone Museum - the Glenstone Museum in Potomac, MD, is looking for a Building Maintenance Technician; performs a variety of maintenance tasks including but not limited to cleaning, painting, carpentry, plumbing, and electrical; High school graduate or equivalent; valid driver's license; see link for additional details and requirements. (added 06/30/20)
  • Fireguard - a leading Mid-Atlantic fire protection contractor has an entry level opening to assist with servicing, installing and inspecting sprinkler systems; must possess valid drivers' license with clean driving record and have the ability to travel to multiple locations around the Metro DC and Baltimore areas; see link for full job posting.
  • Target Sheet Metal - contractor looking for apprentices and welders; openings in our Gaithersburg, MD shop and at several jobsites in the DC/metro area; experience not required; willing to learn and enter a trade with unlimited, long-term opportunities for career advancement; see link for contact info.
  • Maguire Building & Remodeling - well-established residential remodeling company with primarily a Montgomery County, MD client base is looking to fill a full-time carpenter/carpenter apprentice position; applicant must be 18 years of age, possess a valid drivers’ license and be willing to learn; see link for contact info.


  • Glenstone Museum - the Glenstone Museum in Potomac, MD, is looking for a Automotive Mechanic; responsible for the safe operation, repair, and maintenance of Glenstone's vehicle fleet, emergency generators, and gas-powered tool inventory; additionally, as a member of the Engineering & Maintenance team, the Auto Mechanic is required to assist with a variety of maintenance tasks; high school graduate or equivalent; Auto Mechanic Trades Certification (ASE preferred); see link for additional details and requirements. (added 06/30/20)
  • Beltway Companies - accepting applications for diesel, body repair, painters, and install technicians; apprenticeships available; click here for careers page.
  • FitzWay Paid Internship for Auto. Technicians - lube tech position with a career pathway to a certified dealership technician; compensation starts at $14; see flyer for contact info.