Day Camp, Sports Camp & Youth Parks & Playgrounds Leaders

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Union City
  • Salary: $15.00-$16.00

Website Union City


Energetic, creative, and responsible leaders are needed to work with children ages 5-12 at Summer Camp programs, childcare and other youth activity programs.  Under direct supervision, leaders are responsible for planning and implementing daily sports, games, arts-n-crafts, drama, songs, science, and nature activities. Leaders may also chaperone children on field trips and physically active activities like swimming.

Must be available for 4-8 hours shifts Monday-Friday, between the hours of 7 AM- 6 PM.

Ideal Candidate


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • A minimum of 1 semester or quarter of higher education credits
  • Possess a valid California Driver’s License
  • Previous experience is desirable

Special Instructions


Application should be completed on-line via the CalOpps website

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Application materials will be reviewed and evaluated using, in part, the criteria contained in this brochure.

The selection process may consist of one or more of the following components: a written exam, an oral interview, and medical exam. Only a limited number of persons whose application materials clearly demonstrate that they meet the needs of the City in terms of training, experience, education, and other job related characteristics will be invited to participate in the selection process. Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an invitation to participate in the process.

Applicants who are invited to continue in the selection process will be notified by e-mail. Successful candidates’ names will be placed on an employment eligibility list. The eligibility list will remain in effect for a minimum of one year from the date the list is established. Additional vacancies that occur for this classification may be hired from the list.

The City of Union City provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities, upon request. Please contact the Human Resources Department if you will need reasonable accommodation for any aspect of the selection process.

The City of Union City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce