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Recreation Specialist - Front Office
Type: Part Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $10:00 - $12:00/hour
Posted Date: 4/26/2013
Deadline to Apply: 5/15/2013

City of Cupertino Employment Opportunity

Parks and Recreation Dept., 10185 N. Stelling Rd., Cupertino, CA (408) 777-3120
Human Resources, 10300 Torre Ave., Cupertino, CA (408) 777-3227

Recreation Specialist
Parks and Recreation Front Office

Part-Time Temporary Non-Benefited Position


The City of Cupertino Parks and Recreation Department has openings in the following: Recreation Specialist- Parks and Recreation Office Front Desk.

POSITION: Recreation Specialist: Approximate hours per week: 10-20 hours

SALARY RANGE: $10.00 - $12.00 per hour

DEFINITION: Under limited supervision, receives, and accounts for money paid for programs and facilities; performs various clerical duties; performs various facility management duties; opens and closes facility when used; provides simple facility room set-up; provides informational and directional assistance to customers; performs other related work as required. Hours will include evenings and weekends.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Recreation Specialists will accept money from customers paying for admission to recreation programs, fees for department activities and facilities; issue paid receipt forms; prepare simple reports; operate telephone system, fax machine, and copy machine; does filing of paperwork; answer questions and complaints from customers and refers them to appropriate staff; unlocks doors prior to scheduled activities, and provide assistance and direct customers to activity areas. Recreation Specialists may also be responsible for room set-ups and assisting with various special events. May also perform related work as required.

QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and have, or have the ability to get a Class C California driver’s license. Computer experience desirable. Must be CPR and First Aid certified within the first six months of employment.

HOW TO APPLY: Applications may be picked up from the following offices and returned to the Cupertino Human Resources Division, or submit an application online

Cupertino Parks and Recreation Dept.
10185 N. Stelling Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014

Cupertino City Hall
Human Resources Dept.
10300 Torre Ave. 
Cupertino, CA 95014




Applicants will be screened by: A) a review of their written application; B) an oral interview; and C) State law requires that if your position will bring you into contact with minors (i.e., those under 18), you must complete a fingerprinted criminal history records check. D) Successful applicants will also need to show proof of current T.B. test. All applications must be typewritten or handwritten in black ink.

The City of Cupertino is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of a person?s race, religion, color, sex (including gender and pregnancy), sexual orientation (including heterosexuality, homosexuality, and bisexuality), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniformed service member status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic characteristics, and physical or mental disability. Candidates with a disability, which may require special assistance in any phase of the application or testing process, should advise City of Cupertino Human Resources upon submittal of application.ÿ Documentation of the need for accommodation must accompany the request.


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