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County of El Dorado Park Operations Assistant in Placerville, California

Park Operations Assistant

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Park Operations Assistant


$14.00 - $17.02 Hourly


Multiple Locations, CA

Job Type

Extra Help


Chief Administrative Office

Job Number



3/9/2021 11:59 PM Pacific

  • Description

  • Benefits



The County of El Dorado ( , Chief Administrative Office, ( Parks Division is dedicated to improving and maintaining the recreational facilities within our County which include Henningsen Lotus Park, Pioneer Park, Bradford Park, Joe's Skatepark, American River recreation, and the Rubicon Trail.


Work in one of the most famous locations in El Dorado County! Bring your energy and experience to this great opportunity by performing variety of duties in the care and maintenance of park facilities within El Dorado County.

The selected candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Assist and provide information to park visitors by maintaining timely posting of bulletins and information materials regarding use of park.

  • Collect admittance fees, sell and issue passes, coordinate group use permits, reconcile receipts and provides receipts, and report to administration as directed.

  • Advise users of County Parks and Recreation codes and regulations.

  • Check vehicles for display of fee receipts.

  • Summon proper law enforcement agency if and when needed to enforce codes and regulations.

  • Monitor park facilities including buildings, play equipment, and pathways; inspect grounds and facilities for hazardous conditions and correct or barricades the hazards; reports the need for repair to administration.

For a full description of duties and responsibilities please review the job description here ( .


Human Resources will assess your application to determine if you are minimally qualified using the following minimum qualifications:

Equivalent to graduation from high school.

Six (6) months of experience assisting the public or working in a park is desirable.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California or Nevada Driver's License by time of appointment and a satisfactory driving record.

Click here ( to view the minimum qualifications for Park Operations Assistant as well as the physical, environmental, and working conditions.


Apply online by clicking on the 'Apply' link at the top of this announcement. When your online application and responses to the required supplemental questions are complete, click 'Accept'.

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment, contact Elizabeth Sorg in Human Resources at


The Human Resources Department will screen all applications to identify qualified candidates. After screening, qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the recruitment process.

For more information on the recruitment process click here ( .

Based on the hiring department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedures.


The County of El Dorado is recruiting applicants for Park Operations Assistant. This recruitment will establish a list for the purpose of filling current and future extra help vacancies for at least three (3) months. There are currently 4 extra help vacancies in the Chief Administrative Office, Parks Division located in Placerville, CA.

Click here ( for Frequently Asked Questions.

The County of El Dorado is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Many job classifications require pre-employment medical screening. Depending on the job classification, medical screening may include testing for drugs, including but not limited to marijuana; a positive test may result in revocation of an employment offer.

Not just rustic mining towns and historic sites - Today El Dorado County is a year-round vacation destination overflowing with outdoor adventure, inviting agritourism locations, enriching family activities, and a proud Gold Rush history.

Escape the traffic and smog because El Dorado County is just:

  • 40 miles to Downtown Sacramento

  • 50 miles to Sacramento International Airport

  • 129 miles to San Francisco

Here are a few of the many activities and events available throughout El Dorado County:

  • Hiking, Camping, Fishing, Boating, and Watersports

  • Skiing and Snowboarding

  • Live Music and Music Festivals

  • Local Craft Breweries and Wineries

  • El Dorado County Fair

  • Placerville Speedway Races

  • Farm to Fork Restaurants

  • Local Shopping Gems


This is an extra help/temporary position that does not include benefits.