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If you are interested in any of the open positions, please click on the appropriate link below for the position information and the supplemental application information. A city employment application is required for all open positions. A complete application (city employment application, record waiver and if required supplemental questionnaire) must be submitted to the Human Resources Department. IMPORTANT: Facsimiles, photo copies, electronic mail, or final filing date postmarks will not be accepted.
New application posted below pursuant to AB218. The City of Manhattan Beach will no longer request conviction information or proof of safe driving record at time of application submission unless criminal conviction background is required by law or exempt from AB218.
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Recreation Leader I, Job No. 14-001
- Type:Part Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$10.00/ hourly
- Posted Date:07/10/2014 4:02 PM
The City of Manhattan Beach is now accepting applications for the position of part-time Recreation Leader I for the Parks and Recreation Department.
POSITION INFORMATION: The Recreation Leader I will assist in conducting a variety of recreation activities at an assigned facility as part of a broad program of community recreation, park, and leisure services and perform related work as required. Recreation Leader I must display courteous and professional behavior toward the public and staff; and observe all safety and City rules and regulations.
HOURS: Part-Time positions will not work over 960 hours per fiscal year. Will be required to work shifts, weekends, and/or holidays.
Education: High school diploma or GED.
Training and Experience: Some direct experience in leadership, volunteer work, or recreation activities is highly desirable.
License: A valid Class "C" drivers license is required at the time of employment and acceptable driving record is required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Some positions in this class require knowledge in recreation activities and programs; skill in operating specific department tools and equipment. Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing; ability to follow oral and written instructions; and work effectively with others is required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may frequently operate tools and controls; may occasionally sit, stand, walk, run, climb, balance, and kneel; will frequently work outdoors and may be exposed to variable weather conditions; and may frequently drive to various parks and recreation facilities throughout the City.
HOW TO APPLY: A city employment application along with the criminal conviction form is required and will be accepted by the Human Resources Department Monday through Friday, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM* by mail or in person at City Hall, 1400 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. Facsimiles, photocopies, and electronic mail are not accepted. If you need special assistance in the job application process, contact the Human Resources Department at (310) 802-5258.
NOTE: This classification is excluded from AB218. In accordance with legislation, this classification requires disclosures of any criminal convictions and driving.
City Employment Application (MS Word)
Criminal Conviction Form (PDF)
Job Announcement (PDF)
The City of Manhattan Beach does not discriminate. NOTE: A drug test will be administered as part of the pre-employment medical exam. This position is not eligible to participate in any benefit programs of the City, except those mandated by federal or state law.
The provisions of this brochure do not constitute a contract, express or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.
*Please note City hall will be changing business hours as of March 21, 2016. Hours of operations will be 7:30AM - 5:30PM with every other Friday closed.
NOTE: The City of Manhattan Beach does not discriminate. A drug test will be administered as part of the pre- employment medical exam. This position is not eligible to participate in any benefit programs of the City, expect those mandated by deferral or state law or the Public Employees Retirement System.