Employment & Bids


Established by an act of legislature in 1985, the Palm Harbor Community Services Agency is the lead agency for leisure services for the unincorporated communities of Palm Harbor, East Lake, Crystal Beach and Ozona in Pinellas County, Florida. PHCSA is a not-for-profit organization managed by a team of dedicated professionals and a volunteer Board of Directors. PHCSA offers competitive salaries, benefits and more to its 50+ employees.

PHCSA manages the Palm Harbor Library, East Lake Community Library, East Lake Recreation District and CSA Palm Harbor Parks & Recreation.

Current PHCSA Employment Opportunities

  • Groundskeeper II [Part-time]
  • Summer Camp Counselor [Seeking to fill 4 full-time and 4 part-time positions]
  • Junior Summer Camp Counselor [Volunteer Position]

For more information about any of these positions, contact Steven Lynford @ slynford@CSAPalmHarbor.org.  For a PHCSA employment application, click here.

Contracted Parks & Recreation Opportunities (Programs/Officials)

The Parks & Recreation Division regularly seeks individuals for contracted positions to teach or lead programming or events within the community. These individuals are not regular PHCSA employees and are paid on a fee-sharing agreement (1099).

All contracted position applications should be sent to: PHCSA, Attn: Trish Harrison, 1500 16th Street, Palm Harbor, FL 34683.

Mini Chef Instructor [SUMMER CAMP 2017]
We’re seeking an instructor for children ages 8-12 at the beginner and intermediate levels.  This is a contractual position that will direct children in a kitchen environment and teach children the basics of cooking as part of our Summer Camp program.  The instructor will also be responsible for providing menus and food for the week.  Camp runs Monday through Friday from 9:30AM- 12:30PM in a full service kitchen.  Please send inquiries and/or the required Course Proposal Form and Contractual Application Form to Lori Sakala @ lsakala@CSAPalmHarbor.org.

Like to propose a new course?  Submit a “Course Proposal Form” below!

Share Your Skills With The Community

If you’re interested in becoming an instructor or want to propose a new course, please fill out the Course Proposal Form and Contractual Application Form and return our office. Staff will contact you to set up a meeting and discuss. Candidates for Contractual positions must fill out and turn in 1) Contractual Application Form & 2) IRS W-9 form in order to be considered, along with a copy of drivers license and certifications (if needed).

PHCSA Request for Proposal (RFP)

There are no current RFPs open at this time.  Please check back.