City of Sacramento - Sacramento, CA4.1

Please note: Employment dates for this position are from May to August, possibly September. Although this recruitment has multiple-cutoffs, only one application needs to be submitted. If duplicate applications are submitted, only one application will be accepted.


Please Note: Room and Board is included.

Under immediate supervision, provides general office support to the Business Services Manager; assists camp guests; handles retail purchase transactions at the camp store; and, assists staff with performing guest education and recreation activities.

Employees in this classification are non-career. Incumbents can work up to 1040 hours per year. Supervision is provided by the Camp Business Manager. This classification may supervise lower level personnel.
The following duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform all the listed duties and/or may be required to perform related duties as needed.

Greet and assist guests with reservation check-in.
Answer phone, take messages, provide information, answer camper concerns, and direct guests to lodging.
Explain camp rules and procedures.
Maintain guest registration, lodge inventory, and office supply records.
Operate cash register, collect, and count money.
Operate computer and computer software for guest reservation and updating records.
Follow staff policies and procedures.
May supervise lower level staff.
May assist in campground educational activities and special events/activities.

Perform related duties as required.

Knowledge of:
Principles of customer service and proper telephone contact practices.
Principles of supervision and training.
Basic filing and recordkeeping
Basic mathematical principles.

Skill in:
Use of modern office equipment, computer, and software programs to communicate, access information and/or prepare documentation.

Ability to:
Provide excellent customer service.
Interact with staff and public in a professional manner.
Establish and maintain effective work relationships with those contacted in the course of business.
Schedule, train, and evaluate the work of lower level staff.
Understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
Read, write, and speak the English language at a level necessary for efficient job performance.

None required.


Must be at least 18 years old by time of appointment.

Must successfully pass physical and criminal background check.

Successful candidates must participate in a mandatory staff training that is typically conducted in late May or early June of each year.

Successful candidates must provide their own transportation to the Camp Sacramento site.

Driver License:
Possession of a valid California Class C Driver License at the time of appointment. Loss of the Class C License is cause for discipline. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

The conditions herein are typically required of an incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

Physical Requirements:
Work duties typically involve walking, bending, and stooping; and, lifting and carrying materials and objects weighing 30 to 50 pounds. Employees must be able to work outside in various types of weather, terrains, and elevations.

Working Conditions:
Camp Sacramento is situated in the Eldorado National Forest located in Twin Bridges, California. Employees are required to reside at Camp Sacramento May to August, with the possibility to extend through September. Employees in this position are required to work weekend and night shifts and are exposed to cold weather conditions.
Please note, the City of Sacramento's preferred method of communication with applicants is via e-mail. As such, please ensure you verify the e-mail address on your application, and check your e-mail frequently, including your spam and junk folders. All e-mail notifications can also be accessed through the applicant inbox.

1. Application: (Pass/Fail) – All applicants must complete and submit online a City of Sacramento employment application by the final filing deadline (Open/Continuous);
Employment applications must be submitted online; paper applications will not be accepted.
Employment applications will be considered incomplete and will be disqualified:
If applicants do not list current and past job-related experience in the "Work Experience" section. Note: Qualifying experience is based on 40 hours per week (pro-rated if less than 40 hours/week).
If "see resume" is noted in the "Work Experience" section; a resume will not substitute for the information required in the "Work Experience" section.
Supplemental documents such as resume, cover letter, and proof of education are highly preferred and recommended at the time of application submission. Documents should be submitted to the City of Sacramento Employment Office in person, as attachment(s) via online with the employment application, emailed to, FAX to (916) 596-1556, or by mail. If submitting in person, by mail or via FAX, please include your name and Recruitment #009025-19-YPCE-1 on your documents.

2. Supplemental Questionnaire: (Pass/Fail) – In addition to the City of Sacramento employment application, all applicants must complete and submit online responses to the supplemental questionnaire to the City of Sacramento Employment Office by the final filing deadline;
Responses to the supplemental questionnaire must be submitted online; paper questionnaire will not be accepted.
Incomplete supplemental questionnaire will not pass the review process; omitted information cannot be considered or assumed.
A resume will not substitute for the information required in the supplemental questionnaire.

3. Screening Committee: (Pass/Fail)– Human Resources will forward employment applications of individuals who submitted all the required documents (i.e. City of Sacramento Application and Supplemental Questionnaire) to the hiring department.

4. Hiring Interview: Those candidates determined to be the MOST QUALIFIED will be invited to participate in an interview process coordinated by the hiring department. There will be no eligible list established, as positions will be seasonal and/or part-time. A hiring interview is not guaranteed.

5. Conditional Hire: Upon receipt of a conditional offer or hire, the candidates will go through the process of certification, finger print/background clearance and medical clearance.

For questions concerning this job announcement and the application process:
Please visit for a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to the application process.
For technical support between 6 AM - 5 PM PT, contact Live Application Support at 855-524-5627.
Visit the City of Sacramento Human Resources Department website at;
Send an email to;
Call the Human Resources Department at (916) 808-5726; or
Visit the Human Resources Department at Historic City Hall, 915 I Street, Plaza Level, Sacramento, CA 95814.