Building Services Assistant Job at Foster City, San Mateo County, California

Building Services Assistant

City of Foster City , California

Job Information 


Parks and Recreation

Mid Level


$14.00 - $16.07 Hourly

Application Deadline 


No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


DEFINITION: Provides physical set-up arrangements for classes, meetings, activities, public and private functions in community buildings, assures security of buildings, provides public information about recreation activities. This is a part-time, non-benefited position.

IMPORTANT AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Retrieves, moves, sets up, cleans, removes and returns to storage all chairs, tables and equipment within a variety of locations. Locks buildings and internal storage facilities; provides department coverage during evening and weekend hours; provides phone assistance and public information. Removes and disposes of trash from facilities, updates public announcement board, provides occasional maintenance of fields and parks and recreation facilities.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING GUIDELINES: Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way would be: 

  • Education: Completion of the tenth grade or equivalent.
  • Experience: Providing public services, information or directions; or performing group function arrangements or coordination is desirable.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift and move chairs, tables and equipment up to 40 lbs.; work under minimal direct supervision; work flexible hours; remain calm and use good judgement in difficult and emergency situations; provide courteous public service; drive a car/van to other city facilities.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATES, REGISTRATION: Licenses: Possession of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Driving record is subject to initial and periodic review.

Call 650-286-3382 for more information or email

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This is a part-time, non-benefitted position.

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 




610 Foster City Blvd

Foster City, CA 94404