Recreation Specialist II-Police Activities League Job at San Mateo, San Mateo County, California

Recreation Specialist II-Police Activities League

City of San Mateo , California

Job Information 


Parks and Recreation

Mid Level


$15.48 - $16.86 Hourly

Application Deadline 

Until Filled

No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


The City of San Mateo and the San Mateo Police Activities League is recruiting for a reliable, enthusiastic individual to lead programs, classes and trips for youth ages 5-18 years!


200 Franklin Parkway, San Mateo


Our ideal candidate will be an energetic, creative, unique and enthusiastic
individual who has a desire to work with kids in the community. We provide classes, programs
and trips for youth between the ages of 5 -18 years. We incorporate the mission of PAL in all our
programming and work with volunteer officers to provide opportunities to our youth that
promote their physical, social and mental development

Application Deadline:  Open Until Filled


Position:  Recreation Specialist II - PAL

Salary Range:  $15.48 - $16.86

Job Type:          Part-time - no benefits

Hours:              10-20 hours per week depending on programs (This position may include Saturdays or Sundays).  Hours are not guaranteed.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Plan for and lead programs, classes and trips for PAL members
  • Prepare membership informational packages for various PAL programs
  • Actively participate in programs as needed
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Serve as a representative of PAL at events, meetings, programs, and assist in outreach efforts
  • Creation and copying of materials for classes and pick up and drop off of items for events and activities

Desired Qualifications:

Applicants musts be 18 years old, with a strong background in working in school-age youth, programs such as, sports, games, craft activities, and field trips. This person should also be a motivated, customer service oriented individual and a team player. The ability to communicate in Spanish is highly desired.

  • Must be able to pass a Live Scan fingerprint background check, be a minimum of 18 years old with an equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade and possession of a valid California driver’s license
  • Must be CPR and First Aid certified (Certification and re-certification courses will be offered to new employees)


Submit an online application at
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This is a part-time position that reports to the Program Director, and offers no benefits.
Special Instructions

Questions regarding this position, please contact Officer Tracey Unga at  

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
Contact email:


200 Franklin Parkway

San Mateo, CA 94403