• City of Newport Beach, CA
  • Newport Beach, California
  • Nov 13, 2021
Full Time Parks and Recreation
  • Salary: $14.71 - $17.86 Hourly USD

Job Description


Do you want a rewarding and challenging job where you can work with community members of all ages in a fun and creative Recreation and Senior Services Department? Come join our team as a Recreation Leader! Click on the following link to see what it is like working in the City of Newport Beach ( video ).

Recreation Leaders may work and receive training/assignments in any of the following areas:

- Youth Programs
- Aquatics Programs
- Facility Set-Up & Operations
- Special Events
- Senior (older adult) Programs

Selection Components:
Application Evaluation - Applications will be reviewed every Thursday . Qualified applicants will be invited to a virtual interview.Virtual Interview - Passing applicants will be placed on an eligibility list that may be used to fill future Recreation Leader vacancies as they occur in any of the assignment areas throughout the Department.

The individuals selected for these positions will need to be available to work a varied schedule during the workweek, including nights and weekends depending on assignment.

Essential Duties
Please view online job specification for a more detailed description of specific job duties.

Recreation Leader P/T Job Specification
Please view online job specification for a more detailed description of specific job duties.

Recreation Leader P/T Job Specification
Experience & Education and License/Certificate
A combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities may be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience : One year of experience in customer service, community service, childcare, babysitting, working with seniors, coaching or playing a sport, and/or volunteer work in a related field or equivalent.

Age : Must be 16 years of age as of June 1, 2021.

License : Due to the performance of some field duties which require the operation of a personal or City vehicle, a valid and appropriate California driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required.

Certificate : CPR and First Aid certificates must be obtained within six (6) months of hire.

Please Note: Candidates deemed most qualified, as reflected in their application materials, will be invited to continue in the recruitment process. The prospective candidate must successfully complete a thorough background review, including being fingerprinted by the Newport Beach Police Department. The resulting report of your conviction history, (if any), will be evaluated along with the other information received in connection with your application. Except as otherwise required by law, a criminal conviction will not necessarily disqualify you from the position. The nature, date, surrounding circumstances, and the relevance of the offense to the position applied for may, however, be considered.

Disaster Service Worker: In accordance with Government Code Section 3100, City of Newport Beach Employees, in the event of a disaster, are considered disaster service workers and may be asked to respond accordingly.

Job Address

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