The City of Albany is currently looking for a part-time (15-25 hours per week) Recreation Projects Assistant to assist the Recreation & Community Services Department with a variety of programs and events.
Typical Job Duties
Keep social media sites and websites current and engaging
Coordinate and solicit volunteers for events and programs
Work with staff to coordinate special event marketing and logistics
Assist with front desk operations
Other duties as assigned
Three years of experience working in a recreation department, or a related field
Commitment to building community through programs, events and services
Able to work a flexible weekday schedule (and occasional nights and weekends)
Must possess a valid class C California Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
The Ideal Candidate
Has experience coordinating recreational programs
Is proficient using MS Office, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat
Is familiar with InDesign, and Photoshop, and updating CMS websites
Has experience with the use of social media platforms to promote events and activities
Has experience with major special event planning and coordination
Works well in a fast-paced, often hectic environment, and can meet established deadlines
Communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Maintains organized records, schedules, contact lists, etc.
Performs work involving the use of independent judgment and personal initiative, and works well independently
Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with the general public and those contacted in the course of work
Solves problems and resolves conflicts as they arise
This is a temporary position that is not eligible for benefits beyond what is required by law.
Interested individuals are encouraged to apply today! All completed applications will be reviewed. Based on the information provided in the application documents, the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the selection process.
The information contained above is subject to change and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The City of Albany is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against race, color, gender, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, sex origin or disability. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, should special accommodations be necessary at any stage of the selection process, please contact Human Resources at (510) 528-5715 at least five days prior to any examination.