Temporary Employment Opportunities

The following job opportunities are available to individuals interested in working for the City of Walnut Creek on a temporary/hourly basis. Temporary employees are paid on an hourly basis for actual hours worked and are not eligible for employment benefits except as required by law. EOE

To apply for a Temporary Position, download a City Employment Application [PDF]. Do not use this form to apply for a regular position,this application is to be completed when applying for temporary employment only.

To apply for a Summer Recreation Position, click here.

Latest update 10/7/2016

Gym Attendant

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Hourly Rate: $12-14 per hour to start

 

Hours: Must be available weekdays, weekday evenings and weekends. This is a 10-20 hour a week position.

 

Final Filing Date: Positions are open until filled. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

Part-time gym attendant for the City of Walnut Creek Recreation Division. Under general direction and supervision of the Program Coordinator, the Gym Attendant will be the onsite staff contact for the City's gymnasiums (Walnut Creek Intermediate, Foothill, Tice Valley). For detailed responsibilities, see the job description.

 

Desired Qualifications: For desired qualifications, see the job description.

Send a City Employment Application to:

 

Hope Keung

Recreation Program Coordinator

City of Walnut Creek
2055 Tice Valley Blvd
Walnut Creek, CA 94595

 

For further information contact: Hope Keung

E-mail: keung@walnut-creek.org

Building Attendant

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Hourly Rate: $11 per hour to start

 

Hours: Hours are primarily weekday evenings and weekend days and evenings.

 

Final Filing Date: Positions are open until filled. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

Part-time building attendant for the City of Walnut Creek Recreation Division. The duties of this position include the following: supervision of community centers for rental groups, set up and take down of chairs, tables, and equipment, and custodial services. Hours are primarily weekday evenings and weekend days and evenings.

 

Desired Qualifications: Ability to work well with people and have the skills to provide lifting and light custodial services.

Send a City Employment Application to:

 

Jim Carlson

Recreation Manager

City of Walnut Creek
301 N. San Carlos Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

 

For further information contact: Jim Carlson

E-mail: carlson@walnut-creek.org

Coaches For After School Sports

Arts and Recreation Department
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Hours:Practices/games run Monday-Thursday after school from 3:00 p.m.

 

Hourly Rate: Coaches are paid a stipend for the competitive league and on an hourly basis for the intramural program.

 

Final Filing Date: Positions open until filled.

 

Duties & Responsibilities: The City Of Walnut Creek is looking for coaches for its after-school intramural and competitive sports programs at Foothill Middle and Walnut Creek Intermediate School. Coaches are needed for girls’ volleyball September-October, girls' and boys’ basketball from November through March, and for boys’ volleyball and co-ed golf coaches from March through May. Each sport runs approximately 6-8 weeks. For more information, contact Hope Keung, Program Coordinator with the City of Walnut Creek, at 925-943-5866.

 

Desired Qualifications: Minimum age requirement is 18-years old. Some experience working with children 12-14 years old preferred. All coaches must be fingerprinted.

Submit a Coach's Application [PDF] or resume to:

 

Hope Keung
Program Coordinator
301 N. San Carlos Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
keung@walnut-creek.org

Phone: 925-943-5866

 

Pre-School Substitute Teacher

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Hourly Rate: $12.00 per hour to start

The Fine Arts Preschool, Civic Park Preschool, and Heather Farm Preschool has vacancies for substitute teachers.

Desired Qualifications: Caring, nurturing provider with recent experience working with preschool age children in a developmental classroom setting. Some ECE units desirable and the ability to work with children ages 2 to 5 in a variety of settings is necessary. The ability to work as part of a teaching team as well as work independently is also an important part of the position.

Fine Arts Preschool: The Shadelands Art Center at 111 N. Wiget Lane in Walnut Creek
Civic Park Preschool: The Walnut Creek Senior Center Assembly Hall at 1375 Civic Drive in Walnut Creek
Heather Farm Preschool: In Heather Farm Park at 500 N. San Carlos Drive in Walnut Creek

Send a City Employment Application to:

 

Maile Ogasawara

Center for Community Arts
925-943-5846
ogasawara@walnut-creek.org

On-call Theatre Technician

Lesher Center for the Arts
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Hourly Rate: Starting at $10.00 or above depending on qualification

 

Final Filing Date: Continuous recruiting until all positions filled; apply immediately

 

Duties & Responsibilities: Under immediate supervision, the position assists in organizing and coordinating community arts production services in the Lesher Center For the Arts; serves as equipment operator during technical rehearsals and performances; ensures that lighting and sound equipment used are in proper working order and operating as predetermined; installs and maintains stage lighting and related technical systems; operates sound, lighting, communication and stage equipment, and performs routine repair work as needed; builds and installs sets and scenery including stage props and furniture; monitors use of City facilities and assists community groups during evening and weekend times to assure proper use, and performs related work as needed.

 

Desired Qualifications: Educational achievement equivalent to graduation from high school, along with one or two years experience in community arts programs, preferably in performing arts; at least one year experience in technical theatre work or other related performing arts programs; ability to work well with the public; possession of or ability to obtain, prior to employment, a Class C California Driver's License and a good driving record.

Send a City Employment Application to:

 

Lesher Center for the Arts

1601 Civic Drive Walnut Creek, CA 94596

 

FAX 925-943-7222

or

E-mail to:dlrca@dlrca.org

Ticket Office Agent

Lesher Center for the Arts
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Hourly Rate: $10 per hour

Final Filing Date: Continuous recruiting until all positions filled; apply immediately

Duties & Responsibilities:
The position uses specialized computer software to sell tickets, both in the main ticket office as well as at outlet locations for the Lesher Center For the Arts; assists guests with questions, directions, and comments/complaints; works in cooperation with the house managers, theatre technicians, volunteer ushers, and other staff to ensure that events run smoothly.

Desired Qualifications: Educational achievement equivalent to graduation from high school is desired. Courteous, responsible and self motivated individuals encouraged to apply. Applicant should naturally enjoy dealing with people and be able to ‘think on your feet’. Knowledge of the Lesher Center and it's programming, mission, and layout is desired. Must be able to work shift work, including week days, evenings and weekends.

Send a City Employment Application to:

Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive Walnut Creek, CA 94596

FAX: 925-943-7222

 

or E-mail to:
cegg@lesherartscenter.org

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