City of Paramount
City of Paramount

RECREATION LEADER - PARK SUPERVISION (At-Will/Hourly/Part-Time)

QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience: Any combination of education and/or experience that has provided the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Example combinations include relevant experience and/or training in Recreation, Physical Education, or a related field.

Knowledge and Ability: Ability to understand and follow verbal and written directions; communicate clearly with the public; speak English and Spanish fluently; periodically lift 10-25 pounds; understand park policies and observe and report compliance with those policies; exercise good judgement, courtesy, and tact with staff and public.

License/Certification Requirements: Valid Class C California Driver License and acceptable driving record.

GENERAL DUTIES: Under supervision of the Community Services and Recreation Department, park supervision staff, using a City-assigned vehicle, is assigned to drive to City parks and other identified facilities to identify and observe compliance with park policies and permits, close and open restrooms, and control lighting and restroom access for youth sport leagues. Performs other duties as assigned and adheres to City and department policies and procedures.


SELECTION PROCEDURES: Completed application must be returned by the filing deadline listed above. Application packets will be screened in relation to the criteria outlined in the job announcement. Applicants with qualifications and experience that best relate to the position will be invited to participate in the recruitment process. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not ensure an invitation to the recruitment process. The selection process will include an oral interview and may include other testing processes designed to predict successful job performance.

Reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities may be requested by calling the Personnel Office at least three (3) business days in advance of the scheduled examination/interview date. City appointments are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening to comply with our Drug Free Workplace policy, a Live-Scan fingerprint check through the Department of Justice, and credit check. The successful candidate will be required to provide identification and employment eligibility as outlined in the Immigration Reform and Control Act. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The City may change the duties of the position at any time. The City reserves the right to change any of the selection procedures or cancel the recruitment

HOW TO APPLY: Application may be obtained from the Personnel Office at 16400 Colorado Avenue, Paramount, CA 90723. Telephone: (562) 220-2080. Office hours: Monday-Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Website: www.paramountcity.com.