Summer Job Opportunities in and around Downingtown


Want to be a YMCA summer camp counselor? Camp counselors ages 18 and up earn a starting rate of $13.50/hour. Junior camp counselors ages 16-17 earn a starting rate of $13/hour. (Photo courtesy of the YMCA)

Sophia Kenworthey, Staff Reporter

There are so many different types of jobs available this summer! Below are a few where you do not need previous experience. Some may be hands-on, and others might be internships. Good luck!

In the market for a job that requires little to no experience? Lifeguarding is open to 15-year-olds and up. The salary starts at $14/hour, and the club you work at will provide all lifeguard certification training.

Are you looking for a fun summer job outdoors that could lead to a debt-free career in golf and a starting salary of $60,000+ upon graduation? Then look no further than Chester Valley Golf Club. They are currently hiring summer staff, starting at $17/hour with flexible scheduling.

Interested in hospitality and/or event planning? Meredith Manor, a fine dining and catering venue for weddings and receptions in Pottstown, is hiring. They host weekend events April through December and need kitchen assistants. Applicants must be at least age 16, and they pay $15/hour. Click here for more details.

Perhaps you would like to be considered for an internship. Linecom USA in Exton is searching for an intern with potential for long-term employment. This paid position will last 6-12 months and require approximately 20 hours of on-site work per week. Linecom has been providing wiring services to the area since 1991 and will train the right person under professionals with decades of experience in the physical infrastructure field. Click here for more details.

Looking for a job with flexibility? The PayMore retail store in Malvern needs part-time help. They buy, sell, and trade used electronics. The minimum age is 16, and the hours would be flexible from 3-6 p.m. on Monday-Friday and some Saturdays. For more information, visit