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Berkeley Day Camp Job Announcements

Day Camp will be accepting applications for the Summer 2014 season in February 2014.

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The Recreation Division is looking for staff for Berkeley Day Camp for the summer season. Interviews will be conducted in March. If interested in applying please complete a Recreation Division employment application and supplemental Day Camp questionnaire. 

The Recreation Division is looking for staff for Berkeley Day Camp for the summer season. Interviews will be conducted in March. If interested in applying please complete a Recreation Division employment application and supplemental Day Camp questionnaire. 

Berkeley Day Camp staff focus on providing a healthy outdoor experience within a welcoming community atmosphere. Berkeley Day Camp is a fun and exciting experience for children, ages 5-12, and staff ensure a safe environment that helps a child develop social skills and appreciation for our local parks since the 1950’s. 

Camp includes recreational activities including, arts and crafts, non-traditional field games, and cookouts. Weekly special events including, carnivals, parades, science fairs and more! 

IMPORTANT: Download City's Employment Application. PRINT OUT AND SIGN the completed application. (The PDF allows you to type your information within the form, but you STILL must hand-sign the application). Adobe Reader DOES NOT save the placed information, so please print out right after and DO NOT email the PDF back to us.  

Employment Application with Day Camp Supplemental Questionnaire  

Minimum age for employment is 16 years 

 

 

Application Process 

The City is now accepting applications for summer jobs. If you would like to be considered for open jobs you must: 

  • Download an application for any current job openings. A supplemental Questionnaire will be required for Echo/Tuolumne, Adventure Playground and Berkeley Day Camp positions  
  • Fill out application and complete supplemental (if applicable) and sign them.  
  • In the "Employment Record" portion of the City’s application, list all your paid or volunteer experience, as it applies to the job. Examples include: babysitting jobs, youth coaching experience, leadership camps, youth mentoring programs, etc. If you have any questions about what is appropriate, feel free to contact us.  
  • In the “Relevant licenses, certificates, or training” portion of the City’s application, list all relevant certificates that apply to the job. Examples include: First Aid and CPR, Lifeguard, WSI, etc.  
  • Attach all required certificates with your application. (Please refer under “job requirements” for required certificates for the position you are applying for with the City).  

You may mail or drop-off your completed applications to:  

City of Berkeley, Recreation Division 
1947 Center Street, 1st Floor
Berkeley, CA 94704 

You may fax your application to (510) 981-5160.  

Upon receipt, your applications will be reviewed and you will be contacted by phone or email if you are selected for an interview  

Requirements
Candidates under serious consideration must provide proof of a recent negative T.B. test prior the beginning of the program or agree to get one as condition of employment. Federal law requires that prior to employment, applicants must furnish proof of identity and eligibility for employment in the United States. Proof may be furnished by various documents such as Social Security Card (original), birth certificate, driver’s license/CA I.D., passport, etc. 

Fingerprinting Requirement: California state law requires that all recreation employees and volunteers having direct contact, supervisory or disciplinary authority over minors be fingerprinted as a condition of employment. Candidates under serious consideration for hire will be referred for fingerprinting.

Candidates under the age of 18 will require a work permit. 

Employment Application with Day Camp Supplemental Questionnaire

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


*(pdf) This is a pdf format, if you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, please download from City's download site. If you are unable to access this information online, please participate by contacting us via email recreation@cityofberkeley.info, telephone (510) 981-5150, or TDD (510) 981-6903. 

 

 

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