Cashier Job at San Ramon, Contra Costa County, California


City of San Ramon , California

Job Information 


Parks & Community Services

Entry Level


$14.00 - $16.80 Hourly

Application Deadline 


03/26/2021 05:00 PM PDT

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


Cashiers provide a variety of customer service and cashier duties related to the function, facility, and department assigned and performs related work as required. The location and hours of this part-time position are flexible and vary based on the needs of the assigned department.

This is a temporary, part-time position working an average of 10 hours per week.

Supervision Received and Exercised
Receives direct or general supervision from assigned supervisory or management personnel. Exercises no direct supervision over staff.  
Class Characteristics
This is an entry-level class in the Parks and Community Services Department. Positions in this class typically have basic work-related experience and work under immediate supervision.
Typical Duties

  • Process transactions and collect fees charged from the public for pool passes, open gym, and other program areas.
  • Balance cash register and prepare reconciliation form.
  • Assist customers at the front counter, answer the telephone and wait on the general public.
  • Provide information on department and programs areas; refer inquiries as appropriate.
  • Operate standard office equipment including computer, printer, copier, and facsimile machine.
  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, other City employees, and the public using principles of good customer service.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Knowledge and Abilities

Knowledge of:

  • Use of a personal computer and word processing software.
  • English usage, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and punctuation.
Ability to:
  • Work independently while supervising the front counter.
  • Provide courteous assistance to facility patrons.
  • Remain flexible and adapt as job responsibilities change.
  • Maintain facilities and equipment in a clean, safe, and secure manner.
  • Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and software programs.
  • Make accurate arithmetic calculations.
  • Maintain accurate logs, records, and basic written records of work performed.
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines.
  • Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing.
  • Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines.
  • Establish,  maintain,  and  foster  positive  and  effective  working  relationships  with  those contacted in the course of work.


Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:

Minimum 16 years of age at the time of employment. Experience with in a retail or customer service environment preferred.

Recruitment Process

Ready to join our team? Apply online today! Applicants are encouraged to apply early. The City will be reviewing applications.

Selected candidates will undergo a background clearance process including but not limited to a Department of Justice (DOJ) screening.

The City of San Ramon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex origin, sexual orientation or disability.  In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, should special accommodations be necessary at any stage of the selection process, please contact the Human Resources Division at


7000 Bollinger Canyon Road

San Ramon, CA 94583