Thank you for your interest in employment with Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District! Check out our exciting open job opportunities (click on title):

Facility Specialist Custodian
Preschool Teacher
Youth Basketball Referee
What makes working here so amazing?

We're all about play!  
We like to play and we want other people to play too. Play is essential for life balance and we get to help all people find ways to play more. 

We like each other!  
Teamwork is dream work and working here is pretty dreamy (on most days). The people you get to work with are some of the coolest, most passionate, hard-working, creative, and fun-loving people you'll ever meet. We are quick to support each other, everyone is respectful and when the "all hands on deck" is called for a big project or event, everyone willingly pitches in. 

We serve the community and make it better!
Pleasant Hill is one of the most amazing places to live and we're a big part of that. We maintain over 269 acres of parkland including beautiful local parks, a dog park, and lots of open space to play in the great outdoors. We also host a variety of community special events throughout the year and provide essential services, activities, and recreation for all. Yes, we do all that and more! #parksmakelifebetter

We like to WOW!
Every day, we work hard to realize our vision:
To be the leaders in providing "WOW!" experiences every day!
And we do that via our mission...To put people first..all people.

If you like to play, work with fun, dedicated people, want to make a difference in the community, and really like to WOW!, then we'd sure love to hear from you! Come join the fun!

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Facility Specialist Custodian Now Hiring Graphics


Under the direction of the Facilities Manager and/or Lead Custodian, the primary role of the Facility Specialist Custodian is to clean, maintain and prepare assigned community facilities for recreation events, classes, and programs. The Specialist also serves as the main point of contact during rentals and programs held at the facility, providing outstanding customer service and logistical support to facility users. 

Click here to view the job announcement with important requirements

Hourly Pay Rate: $18.52-$28.54/hour DOE
Age requirement: 18+ yrs to apply

How to Apply: 
Download, complete, and submit the District Employment Application to Ryan Herriman, Facilities Manager, via email here

Application Deadline: May 1, 2023 or until filled 

Preschool Teacher

Preschool Teacher

Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District is accepting applications for a Preschool Teacher. Under the supervision of the Preschool Director, a Preschool Teacher is responsible for developing, organizing, and teaching preschool-age children for Pleasant Hill Recreation Preschool during the school year and teaching camps during the summer. This teaching position works primarily with children who are between the ages of 3 and 4. The hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with substitute afternoon hours as needed.

View the full job announcement here
Hourly Pay Rate: $24.18-$29.39 /hour (DOE)
Age requirement: 18+ years

How to Apply:
Submit the completed District Employment Application and your resume via email to Sarah Smith, Preschool Director, here

Application Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

>Basketball Ref


Sports fan? Be part of our referee team who keeps our youth basketball league games safe and fun! Part-time, weeknights & weekends. 

Hourly Pay Rate: $15.50/hour DOE
Age requirement: 18+ yrs

How to Apply: 
Download, complete, and submit the District Employment application to Victoria Davis, Sports Coordinator, here

Application Deadline: March 15, 2023, by 5:00 pm or until filled

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Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District (PHRPD) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of PHRPD to provide equal employment opportunities for all qualified persons. All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, or denial of medical and family care leave, or any other non-job-related factors.

Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA). Qualified individuals with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation during the applications or selection process may contact the Human Resources Department at 925-682-0896 in advance to make accommodation requests. 

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