Volunteer & Employment

Without your help, we could not provide many of our programs that make a community.


Spend some free time helping your neighbors at the Recreation Department! Meet people, make friends, explore new interests and make a contribution to your community.

Opportunities range from a few hours on an occasional basis to ongoing jobs that require specific skills and responsibilities. Some of the areas where help is needed are sports programs, camps, and special events. coach, referee, score/timekeeper. 

Who Can Apply?

  • Must be 16 years or older.
  • Must have a Valid California ID or Birth Certificate, Social Security Card.
  • Must have a personal bank account for direct deposits payments. 
  • Must have some experience in selected position. 
  • Relevant skills and training are desired.

Live Scan

All those interested be fingerprinted and cleared with the Department of Justice before beginning volunteer service. (At no cost to the applicate by the Human Resources Department)

 * All information collected is confidential and only for the City of Delano Volunteer Program, which is managed by the City of Delano Human Resources Department. The city does not share information submitted by you with any other organization. 

Volunteer / Employment Inquiry

Completed inquiries may be submitted at our Community Centers during business hours or via email to any Recreation Coordinator listed.

Ellington Community Center

925 Ellington St. Delano
Phone: (661) 721-3335
Fax:(661) 720-9760

Eleventh Community Center 

250 West 11Th Ave. Delano
Phone: (661) 721-3335 Ext.2611