Arlington Parks and Recreation has a Business Services team that performs all administrative and clerical work for the department. Volunteers can help staff maximize their efficiency by performing basic administrative tasks.

Examples of tasks and responsibilities

  • Sorting, filing, scanning, copying, and shredding functions.
  • Basic and advanced computer skills, using these and other application (Word, Excel Spreadsheet, Access Database, Power Point Presentation).
  • Inventory and reorganization of storage rooms, stocking supply areas, furniture moves, work area setup.

Qualifications and skills needed

  • Warm personality with strong communication skills.
  • Ability to write clearly and help with word processing when necessary.
  • Ability to understand filing systems quickly.
  • Detail-oriented.


  • Parks Administration (717 W Main Street, Arlington, TX 76013).