Union City

Teen Leader (Recreation Leader) (20109048)

East Bay
Until filled
$15.00-$16.00 Hourly

Please review the special instructions before applying for this job opportunity.


34009 Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, 94587


Energetic, creative, and responsible leaders are needed to work with teen’s ages 12-16 years at Teen Camp, Teen Center Programs, and Teen Workshop.  Under direct supervision, leaders are responsible for planning and implementing sports, daily games, arts-n-crafts, and teen appropriate activities.  Leaders will also chaperone campers on occasional field trips and swimming. 

Ideal Candidate


  • minimum of sixteen years of age.
  • Must possess a valid California Driver’s License. 
  • Previous teen experience is desirable.
  • Must be available for 6-8 hours shifts Monday-Friday, between the hours of 7 AM-6 PM.

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.

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