Marin Center Utility Worker-contingent

County of Marin
Temporary 8 per week $30 - $32 Per hour California USA


At the County of Marin, our employees overwhelmingly report feeling their work is meaningful, they like the work they do, and they are proud to tell people "I work for the County of Marin." Read on to find out more about this opportunity:

ABOUT THE MARIN CENTER:  As the major performing arts, events center, and fairgrounds in Marin County, Marin Center serves the community by presenting and expanding a variety of multi-cultural theater presentations, affordable rental venues, and professional expertise. Bringing art, music, dance, and performance of all kinds to audiences around the Bay, attendees also enjoy visiting the beautiful Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium inspired by renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright.


Incumbents in this contingent (temporary) position perform a variety of physical labor tasks necessary to accommodate events scheduled both indoors and outdoors at Marin Center facilities  and fairgrounds. Marin Center Utility Worker duties include:

  • Setting up and arranging a variety of equipment such as furniture, barricades,  portable seating for meetings, conventions, productions and other events according to specified charts.
  • Set up Directions signage and equipment in parking lots,
  • Vacuum, Sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, stripping and waxing floors, painting, rough carpentry and unplugging drains.
  • Checking and securing doors and windows
  • Washing windows and walls, washing and disinfecting restroom facilities
  • Waste Management, including landfill, recycling, and compost bins.
  • May need to use power tools, pressure washer, 
  • Completing work order forms as required.

Hours: Flexible schedule: Sunday – Saturday Early morning and Evenings, Shift hours may range from 4-8 hours a day and are based on operational need.   Must be able to work the Annual Marin County Fair, July 3-7,2024 AND Set up June 19 – July 2 & July 7- 15 for tear down.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early as this recruitment could close at any time once the department has received an adequate number of qualified candidates.


Our Highly Qualified Candidate: The ideal candidate has a good understanding of janitorial work and room set up needs.  They are a team player and takes pride in their work. The ideal candidate must have a positive attitude and be professional with both internal and external customers.
We recognize your time is valuable, so please please note you must have at least the following required Minimum Qualifications in oreder to be considered for this position:  Equivalent to one year of full-time custodial experience or two years of part-time work as a custodial or extra-hire utility worker, under qualified supervision, which provides the following knowledge and ability requirements.


Applications will be reviewed on an as-needed basis and in the order in which they are submitted. Applicants may be notified by email regarding testing, interviews, or application status in the recruitment process. Please be sure to check your spam settings to allow our emails to reach you. You may also log into your account to view these emails.
Testing and Eligible List: Depending on the number of qualified applications received, the examination may consist of a highly qualified review, application screening, online assessment, written examination, oral examination, performance examination, or any combination to determine which candidates' names will be placed on the eligible list.
The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill the current vacancy and future contingent hire vacancies that may occur while the list remains active. Eligible lists remain active for a minimum of one year.
Disaster Service Workers: All County of Marin employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state and local law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the County requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all Disaster Service Worker-related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: The County of Marin is committed to diversity and invites all qualified people to apply, including persons of color, women, and individuals with disabilities. Upon request, reasonable accommodation may be made for persons with disabilities and for religious reasons, where necessary. If you have questions regarding equal employment opportunities, please contact Roger Crawford, Equal Employment Opportunity Director, at ext. 2095. If you have questions concerning the position announcement, please contact Alisa Samuel, Human Resources, x3706.