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Current Openings


District Administrator

Filing deadline:  May 4, 2015
Full Job Description - District Administrator


Elementary and Middle School Sports

Paid coaches and officials positions are available for after school sports. Fall sports are volleyball and football, winter sports are boys and girls basketball, and spring sports are middle school and elementary school track. Programs run from  August 2015 - May 2016. For more information on positions please call 488-7276 ext. 3005 or 3006. 


Independent Contractors

Mission Oaks Community Center and Swanston Community Center: Do you have a new and exciting class to offer? We are looking for energetic independent contractor instructors. Please send a proposal to iroberts@morpd.com (MOCC) or dcurtola@morpd.com (SCC).

 


Picnic Reservation Specialist

Part Time weekend from 3/1-10/31, Saturdays and Sundays

Hours: 7am-4pm. 10-20 hours per week

Description: Working on weekends and specific holidays. Responsibilities include cleaning and preparation of outdoor picnic facilities for private parties.

Duties Include: Posts and updates Picnic Reservation Site signage; Performs site safety inspection; Checks park restrooms; Cleans and restocks supplies as needed; Empty all trash barrels adjacent to reserved site; Sweep, blow or wash down concrete pads to remove debris/spills.

Compensation: $11.00 per hour, no benefits

Requirements: Valid driver’s license

Contact: Please submit any questions or applications to dbyrd@morpd.com or drop off applications to David Byrd at Mission Oaks District office. Applications are located at morpd.com and in the District office.


Programming and Marketing Specialist- Swanston Community Center

DEFINITION:

Under the direction of the Supervisor of Recreation Services coordinates, implements, supervises and evaluates community center marketing and special events; youth, adult, and senior leisure enrichment classes, and provides supervision of the Community Center in the absence of the Supervisor of Recreation Services/Community Center Director.

 

 Full Description Below:
 
Recreation and Programming Specialist

Application Instructions: Submit a completed Mission Oaks Employment Application, Resume with references, and cover letter to Swanston Community Center, Attention: Danny Curtola (Mailing address 2350 Northrop Ave, Sacramento CA 95825)

Position is OPEN until filled



Recreation Leader - Camp Have-a-lot-of-Fun

Camp Have a-lot-of-Fun is seeking enthusiastic, creative, responsible, and confident leaders.  Camp Have-a-lot-of-fun leaders are responsible for creating magical memories and unforgettable adventures for campers ages 3-12.  Leaders supervise a group of 10-15 campers weekly and lead them through imaginative adventures based around weekly themes and are responsible for singing songs, leading crafts and games, and participating in skits.   Leaders are also responsible for acting as mentors to Junior Leaders.  Leaders are needed from June 8 through August 7 for our Camp Have-A-Lot-Of-Fun program.  Hours are Mondays 8am-3:30 and Tuesdays through Fridays from 8 a.m.-12:30pm.  Pay range is $9 - $9.92 per hour working from 25 to 35 hours per week. Recreation Leaders plan, organize and implement various recreation activities for groups of children ages 3-12 years. For more information, please call Nicole Friedrich at (916) 488-7276 ext. 3016. Application deadline is April 24th.

Recreation Leaders - Camp Kids

The Camp Kids program is looking responsible, fun, creative and energetic leaders for summer 2015. Recreation leaders are responsible for 20-60 participants with the help of co-workers and junior leaders. Leaders are also responsible for acting as mentors to Junior Leaders.  Leaders are needed from June 4 through August 7. Program hours are 8am to 5pm, shift are 7:45am-12:30pm and 12:15pm-5:15pm. Pay range is $9 - $9.92 per hour working from 25 to 35 hours per week. Recreation Leaders plan, organize and implement various recreation activities for groups of children ages 3-12 years. For more information, please call Nicole Friedrich at (916) 488-7276 ext. 3016. Application deadline is April 10th.

Job Description Camp Kids Leader 2015


Splash Park Attendant

Part time daily from 5/9-9/27, 3-4 days/week

Hours: 9am-7pm, 20-30 hours per week

Description: Specific duties include but are not limited to the fallowing tasks: Police the grounds for safety issues prior to opening Splash Park; Wash/blow down the splash pad and remove any debris, gum, water balloons, candy wrappers from the drains or surrounding areas; Start up of equipment including cleaning pump filters and reservoir tank; Take daily water tests and record all data; Check park restrooms and restock supplies as needed; Monitor activity on splash pad for safe use; Adjust chemicals as needed to keep system within tolerances; Set up and take down shade umbrellas and signage.

Compensation: $11.00 per hour, no benefits

Contact: Please submit any questions or applications to dbyrd@morpd.com or drop off applications to David Byrd at Mission Oaks District office. Applications are located at morpd.com and in the District office.


TEAM LEADER with the BRIDGES After School Program

Mission Oaks Recreation and Park District is looking for college students or those interested in careers in education to work in the Bridges After-School Program with elementary and middle school students in the San Juan Unified School District for the 2012-13 school year.

We are looking for people who can plan and lead recreation games, assist students with homework, and facilitate enrichment activities. Please do not apply for this position if you are looking for a short-term, temporary position. Building positive relationships with students is critical to the success of our programs and we prefer candidates who are committed.  Work schedules are Monday-Friday and hours vary depending on the school sites, but are approximately 2:00-6:15 MTWF and 12:30-6:15 on Thursdays.  You can read the qualifications and description for this position below.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Basic academic competency must be demonstrated by providing one of the following: Proof of a passing score on the San Juan Unified School District’s proficiency exam, transcripts demonstrating completion of two years of college (48 semester units/60 quarter units), an AA/AS degree (or higher), or proof of a passing score on the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST).

The position requires passing of a criminal background check. 

Education and Experience (Recreation Leader I):

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent; any combination of training, education, and experience which demonstrates the ability to assist in the planning and facilitation of activities in an after school program; Ability to work after school hours and attend occasional evening or weekend meetings/trainings; CPR/First Aid certification desirable.

Recreation Leader I Description:

Under general supervision assists in providing academic support to both large and small groups of elementary, middle and/or high school students. Facilitates assigned enrichment and recreation activities to students and performs miscellaneous related duties. Applicants should have the:

  • Desire to work with children
  • Ability to lead groups of children in homework assistance, enrichment, and recreation activities
  • Ability to facilitate age appropriate and safe group activities
  • Maintain professional boundaries with students and staff
  • Ability to communicate effectively, take directions, and follow through
  • Desire to work collaboratively on a team
  • Competency in basic academic skills such as reading, math, spelling, language arts and writing.

Please submit your application AND resume (applications for employment may be found above) to:

Rodney Dahlberg
Supervisor of Recreation
3344 Mission Ave.
Carmichael, CA 95608
(916) 488-7276 ext. 3017
dahlberg@morpd.com