The City of Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Department has many seasonal, temporary job positions available. Check out the descriptions below to find the right fit for you or click here to view detailed descriptions of positions available for 2013.
To apply for a position, click here to download the application or visit one of our community centers. Applications should be submitted to either the Finley or Steele Lane Community Centers.
Please note that applications for Camp positions will only be accepted until April 1, 2013.
We are currently hiring for the following positions:
RECREATION AIDE (Pay Scale: $8.00 - $8.82)
Now hiring: Recreation Aide (Howarth Park)
Recreation Aide (Aquatics Snack Bar)
Recreation Aide (Artstart Artist)
Recreation Aide (Camp Counselor Aide)
Under direction, supports and assists in program activities.
RECREATION LEADER (Pay Scale: $8.91 - $10.31)
Now hiring: Recreation Leader (Camp Counselor)
Under direction would plan, lead and participate in program activities; mentor volunteers and Recreation Aides.
ACTIVITY SPECIALIST (Pay Scale: $11.16 - $14.23)
Now hiring: Activity Specialist (Neighborhood Services Sports Camp Director)
Activity Specialist (Neighborhood Services Youth Program Director)
Activity Specialist (Field Preparation & Scorekeeper)
Activity Specialist (Facility Attendant Community Centers)
May provide all or some of the following duties: onsite facility or program supervision; assists the program coordinator in program planning; assists in recruitment, scheduling and supervision of other temporary employees; communicate and build relationships with parents, staff or public; lead activities and purchase supplies; possess special knowledge, certifications or skills to fulfill job responsibility.
LIFEGUARD (Pay Scale: $9.57 - $11.08)
Now hiring: Lifeguard (Finley or Ridgway Pool)
Lifeguard (Lake Ralphine at Howarth Park)
Possesses lifeguard certification, CPR/AED for the lifeguard and Title 22 First Aid; provides life guarding services including effective patron surveillance, enforcement of rules, responding to emergencies; light maintenance and mentor volunteers.
SWIM INSTRUCTOR (Pay Scale: $9.83 - $11.39)
Now hiring: Swim Instructor (Finley or Ridgway Pool)
Instruct swim lessons for all levels. Complete progress cards and paperwork; mentor volunteers.
MAINTENANCE AIDE (Pay Scale: $9.00- $14.00)
Now hiring: Maintenance Aide (Finley or Ridgway Pool)
Maintenance Aide (Community Centers)
Maintenance Aide (Parks)
Assist with maintenance at park or facility, including janitorial, litter removal, landscape, set up/preparation of rooms and picnic areas; may work independently and drive a City vehicle.
Check out this video to see some of the jobs in action!