Workreation is a student youth employment and training program that is an integral part of the San
Francisco Recreation & Park Department’s mentorship program. The school year program has been
created for youth in high school ages 14 through 18. Candidates selected will be awarded a position and
assigned to work for a park or recreation supervisor in one the following divisions:

Afterschool ‐ Serving as an assistant in afterschool programs at various
neighborhood locations
Aquatics ‐ Working at one of the city pools, assisting Senior Swimming Instructors
and Life Guards
Facility Coordinating ‐ Assisting a recreation center Facility Coordinator with
various tasks related to building operations.
Administration/Clerical ‐ Performing administrative tasks in areas such as Human Resources,
Finance, Operations, Support Services, and other administrative units.

Workreation staff will work approximately up to 10 hours per week. Schedules will vary depending on the
assignment. Tentatively, the school year program will run mid – October through early April. The pay for
these positions is minimum wage ‐ $10.74/hr.
Application Period: August 25, 2014 at 9:00 am- September 5, 2014 at 11:59 pm
Applications submitted online AFTER 11:59 pm on 9/5/14 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
Interview Week: September 15 – September 19 from 1:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Tentatively, Saturday Sept. 20 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, if needed

To submit an application click here. Job posting is listed as 9910 Public Service Trainee

For more information contact Jennifer Gee at  (415) 831‐2785 or through email at


Source: San Francisco Park and Recreation, August 25th, 2014