Job Opportunities

Class Parks
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Recreation Assistant – Year Round 5-20 hours per week, depending upon need and availability. Applicant must be available to work afternoons and weeknights from 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm during Summer season (June-July-August) and Saturdays during the fall and spring seasons. July 10, 2017
Griffith Observatory Part-Time Positions
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Assistant Park Services Attendant I (APSA I) – Building Operations 10 to 20 hours per week based on schedule and shift availability and the employee’s availability. Hours will vary. The Observatory is closed to the public on Mondays, but some activities and special events are scheduled for Mondays. The Observatory School Program is conducted most Wednesday–Friday mornings during the school year. Open until sufficient applications are received.
Griffith Observatory - (APSA I Vehicle Traffic Control) 10 to 20 hours per week based on schedule and shift availability and the employee’s availability and ability. Hours will vary. Open until sufficient applications are received.
Griffith Observatory - Theater Technician Observatory Theater Technicians are part-time, at-will employees of the City of Los Angeles, Department of Recreation and Parks, who work at Griffith Observatory. The Observatory is open to the public 12:00 noon – 10:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Open until sufficient applications are received.
Museum Guide 10 to 20 hours per week on average based on schedule and shift availability and the employee’s availability and ability. Hours will vary. The Observatory is closed to the public on Mondays, but some activities and special events are scheduled for Mondays. The Observatory School Program is conducted most Wednesday – Friday mornings during the school year, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon. School programs shifts are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Open until sufficient applications are received.
Observatory Lecturer Up to 5 to 15 hours per week based on the number of shows, and the employee’s availability and ability. There is no minimum guarantee of the number of hours worked. Hours will vary. The Observatory is closed to the public on Mondays, although some performances of shows can be scheduled for special events on Mondays. Significant hours are required for rehearsal before being able to perform the show before a live audience and that time may include Mondays. Rehearsal time will be paid at the hourly rate. Open until sufficient applications are received.
TELESCOPE DEMONSTRATOR 10 to 20 hours per week based on schedule and shift availability and the employee’s availability and ability. There is no minimum guarantee of the number of hours worked. Hours will vary. Open until sufficient applications are received.
Recreation Assistant / Instructor
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L.A. KIDS SUMMER SPORTS ACADEMY - INSTRUCTOR 20 - 30 hour per week. May 30, 2017
Anderson Memorial Senior Ctr - Recreation Instructor Must be available afternoons and evenings. August 1, 2017
Augustus Hawkins Nature Park - Recreation Assistant (Coverage only - On Call) Hours may vary from 0-25 hours, but will not exceed 25 hours. Must be available Monday – Sunday from 10am – 5pm. Hours are depending on the coverage needed and/or program needs. There will be ten (10) hours immediately available for two (2) weeks starting Tuesday, May 30 (five hours on both Tuesday and Wednesday). Other coverage may be deemed necessary due to Director’s absence (vacation, meetings, trainings, sickness and other occasions for time off or away from the center MUST be available to adjust for special event hours. This position is for immediate consideration; however, a paid-training date and time will be scheduled prior to the official weekend start date. June 3, 2017
Augustus Hawkins Nature Park - Recreation Assistant (Weekends & Coverage) Available to work on Saturdays AND Sundays from 10am – 5pm, 6.5 hours (MUST take a 30 minute break). Will also serve as coverage as necessary on various days, Monday through Friday from 12pm – 5pm or 10am – 5pm (as deemed necessary; depending on the programming needs). MUST be available to adjust for special event hours. This position is for immediate consideration; however, a paid-training date and time will be scheduled prior to the official weekend start date. June 3, 2017
Balboa Sports Center - Recreation Assistant - Summer Camp Counselor Late May through June 12. Training hours are variable weekday evenings Monday through Friday, and some Saturday. From June 12 through August 12th the candidate must be available Monday through Friday 8:00a.m.- 5:00 p.m. June 2, 2017
Banning Recreation Center - Recreation Assistant 0-10 hours / week June 2, 2017
Barrington RC - Recreation Assistant (Football League & Sports Classes) Various hours Monday - Saturday July 27, 2017
Eagle Rock RC - Recreation Assistant (After School Program) 25 hours per week, During the school year only, middle August through middle June, not including school breaks in Spring, Fall, and Winter. Monday-Friday, 1:00pm-6:00pm, Depending on needs of program. June 21, 2017
Evergreen Recreation Center - Rec Assistant (Sports) Must be able available to work 2-5 hours per week, Monday-Friday 10:00am-9:00pm, and Saturdays 9:00am-6:00pm. June 19, 2017
Expo Center - Recreation Assistant (Sports) Must be available to work evenings Monday-Friday 5-9pm and Weekends 20hrs per week July 12, 2017
Expo Center - Recreational Assistant (Dance and Cheer) Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:30pm- 8:30pm June 29, 2017
Glassell RC - Fitness Instructor One position available. (3-6 hours a week) July 21, 2017
Hazard RC - Recreation Assistant (Summer Sports) 1-20 hours. The applicant must be able to work the dates and times listed. On some Saturdays and Sundays in June, the applicant must be able to attend camp training. The applicant must be able to work June 13, 2017 through August 19, 2017 . During Summer Sports/Day Camp, the hours vary depending upon the needs of the program. The hours will fall between Monday and Friday, 7:30am to 6:00pm. This is a part-time position. July 21, 2017
LA Kids Instructors Estimated 13-20 hours per week July 21, 2017
Lafayette Community Center - Recreation Assistant Hours will vary per week and will be between 2 P.M. - 10:30 P.M May 30, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr. RC - Recreation Assistant 5-10 hrs per week July 27, 2017
Normandie RC - Recreation Assistant 0-20 hours per week; will vary. May 30, 2017
Northridge RC - Recreation Instructor (Parent And Me) Depends on availability and enrollment. July 21, 2017
Palisades RC - Recreation Assistant (Sports) Up to 15 hours per week July 14, 2017
Palms RC - Recreation Assistant (Preschool Teacher) Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. July 27, 2017
Palms RC - Recreation Instructor Must be available for the duration of a session. Sessions last approximately 7-10 weeks and are offered on a quarterly basis. Quarters begin in January, April, July and September. July 31, 2017
Palms RC - Recreation Instructor (Yoga) Must be available for the duration of a session. Sessions last approximately 7-10 weeks and are offered on a quarterly basis. Quarters begin in January, April, July and September. July 28, 2017
Rio De Los Angeles State Park - Recreation Instructor (Guitar, Drums, Dance) 0 - 30 weekly depending on season. Hours are dependent on class registration. Must be available for the duration of a session. Sessions last approximately 10-12 weeks and are offered on a quarterly basis. Quarters begin in January, April, July and October. Schedule may vary according to program schedule and demand. June 2, 2017
Rio De Los Angeles State Park - Recreation Instructor (Youth Sports Clinics) 0 - 30 depending on season. Hours are dependent on class registration. June 2, 2017
Robertson RC - Recreation Assistant Weekly Available Hours: 0 - 15 (7:30 AM - 6:00 PM) July 5, 2017
Rustic Canyon RC - Recreation Assistant (Day Camp Counselor) Hours are flexible depending upon applicant’s schedule and center availability. Must be available to work June 12 through August 11, 2017, Monday through Friday, 25-35 hours per week. June 2, 2017
Rustic Canyon RC - Recreation Instructor Hours are flexible depending upon applicant’s schedule and center availability. Preschool assistant hours will be between 8:30an and 1:20pm. June 2, 2017
South East Valley Skate Park (aka Sheldon Skate Park) - Recreation Assistant 0-15/week (Hours may vary depending on the needs of the program.) June 29, 2017
St. Andrews RC - Rec Asstistant 6:00pm‐9:00pm Wed & Thu, 10:00am-5:00pm Sat WEEKLY AVAILABLE HOURS 12 HOURS PER WEEK May 30, 2017
State Street Rc - Recreation Assistant (Year Round) Must be available to work 0-20 hours per week. June 6, 2017
Sun Valley RC - Rec Assistant 8:00am to 9:00pm Monday-Saturdays. 10 hours per week August 7, 2017
Sunland Recreation Center - Recreation Assistant Year round hours vary from 4-15 per week depending on availability and need. Mondays and/or Thursdays 5:00PM-9:00PM, and all game and tournament days as needed. June 13, 2017
Valley Municipal Sports Office - Recreation Assistant Hours vary. Monday through Sunday anytime between the hours of 7:30 A.M. to 10:30 P.M. July 13, 2017
Valley Region - Part Time Administrative Clerk Schedule: Monday – Friday, 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 30, 2017 at 4:00p.m.
Watts Senior Center - Recreation Assistant 6-10 hours per week. On-call for days, evening, and weekend rental and closing. June 16, 2017
Westwood RC - Recreation Instructor (Piano) Between 10-15 hours a week. Hours may vary depending on the needs of the program. June 26, 2017
Wilmington RC - Recreation Assistant (Year Round) 1 – 20 hours/week, “as needed” only July 21, 2017
Woodland Hills RC - Recreation Assistant (Year Round) 2 – 20 hours/ week July 10, 2017
Woodland Hills RC - Recreation Instructor 2 – 10 hours August 2, 2017