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There are two (2) part-time positions available in the classification of Shoreline RV Campground Attendant for the City of Crescent City Recreation Department. Shoreline RV Park is open 7 days per week. There is a day shift campground attendant opening and also a need for one park attendant to be on the premises for nights.  This is an open recruitment.  Applications can be picked up at City Hall or on the City website at

Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 2, 2020.

The City reserves the right to extend the filing deadline as necessary.


The Campground Attendant classification is a part-time, temporary position that works under the Director of Recreation in facilitating and maintaining Shoreline RV Park.  This position will be expected to perform all aspects of customer service as well as the ability to perform a variety of skilled and manual tasks in routine maintenance and landscaping of Shoreline RV Park.  This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


Customer Service: Communicates extensively with the general public, City staff, outside agencies and businesses to promote Shoreline RV Park and tourism and recreation within Del Norte County and City of Crescent City; Must have the ability to maintain good public relations and customer service skills. Including a friendly, courteous and enthusiastic attitude, excellent customer service skills at all times, both in person, email and via telephone; Registers and completes reservations for campsites using computer software designed for online reservations; Cash handling and running a cash register; Assist campers with any issues of their campsite; Assists the Recreation Director to help develop and implement policies and procedures; Maintains order and assists in promotion and adherence of City and Departmental rules, regulations and policies; Assists in the instruction of volunteers; Attend in-service training and recreation workshops; Performs a variety of reception, clerical and administrative tasks as necessitated for the RV Park and under direction of the Recreation Director; Work cooperatively with other departments, City officials and outside agencies; Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone and in writing; Perform duties and conduct yourself in a professional manner; Flexible work hours; Performs other job related duties as required.

Maintenance: Maintains over-all cleanliness of the Shoreline RV Park office, laundry room, showers and restrooms (Including but not limited to sweeping, mopping, dusting, scrubbing, washing windows, walls, fixtures, etc.); Picks up litter and debris around Shoreline RV Park and tends to housekeeping at campsites after campers check out; Empties trash, cleans wastebaskets and trash containers; Plants, waters, weeds, mows and fertilizes grass; Plants, fertilizes, cultivates, waters and sprays flowers, shrubs and other plants; Operates power mowers, weed eaters and power tools; Maintains equipment used in the course of work; Performs minor building maintenance.

SUPERVISORY DUTIES:  This position has no supervision responsibility.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:  Ability to speak, read and write in the English language.  The knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used in the maintenance and cleaning of buildings; parks, recreational vehicles and customer service. Knowledge of job safety general safety practices and safety policies and procedures.

ABILITY TO:  Understand and carry out oral and written directions.  The ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends.  Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.  Clean and care for assigned buildings and equipment.  The ability to operate a variety of park maintenance equipment such as mowers, edgers and trimmers.  The ability to perform office work and have basic computer skills. Perform assigned tasks independently without close supervision.

QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, experience and training which demonstrates the required knowledge and ability to successfully perform the essential job duties.

M INIMUM AGE:  Must be 18 years or older.

EDUCATION:  High school diploma or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE: A combination of education, experience and/or training which demonstrates the required knowledge and ability to successfully perform job duties.

LICENSE:  Possession of a valid California Operator’s License issued by the State Department of Motor Vehicles, or equivalent if a resident of another state.  Must have and maintain a license which is insurable under the current City insurance policies.

BACKGROUND:  Candidate must be able to pass a livescan, physical and drug testing.

APPLICATION PROCESS: A City of Crescent City application must be received in the Human Resources Department by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Application materials are available at City Hall on the Job Board or in Human Resources.

FINAL FILING DATE: 5:00 p.m. Monday, November 2, 2020.

Wage and Benefits

Hourly Wage:  $15.59 hourly wage paid bi-weekly

Sick Leave: 24 hours sick leave per fiscal year for part-time employees.

Deferred Compensation:  457 Plan

Although benefits have been reported as accurately as possible, there has been no guarantee of complete benefit summary intended. All information provided is subject to the actual terms of the legal documents that control benefit programs.

For the convenience of the employer, camp attendants that are assigned night shifts will be provided either an RV space to park an RV/trailer (utilities included) or the apartment on the premises for the convenience of the employer.

THE SELECTION PROCESS may consist of a written exam and an oral interview.   Subsequent to a job offer and prior to being hired, all potential City employees must submit a DMV printout showing an acceptable driving record; pass a criminal history investigation through the California Department of Justice; and pass a pre-employment medical examination and drug screening.

Equal Employment Opportunity:   The City of Crescent City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability or marital status or other non-merit factors in its hiring practices, including the process of recruitment, selection, promotion or other conditions of employment.

Reasonable Accommodation; In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA and ADAAA) reasonable efforts will be made during the examination process to accommodate people with special physical or mental requirements. If special accommodations are necessary, please contact the Human Resources Department at 707-464-7483 x233 prior to the examination date. When indicating you have a special need, one of the following definitions will apply to you.  A disabled person is anyone who: (1) has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities: i.e., walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, working or learning; or (2) has a record of such impairment; or (3) is regarded as having such an impairment.

The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.

Minimum Hourly Wage: $15.59
Maximum Hourly Wage: $15.59

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks