SSF Offers PAID Summer Youth Work Program to HS Juniors & Seniors

South San Francisco, CA   April 7, 2017  Submitted by City of South San Francisco 

The City of South San Francisco seeks engaged high school juniors and seniors to participate in an exciting summer work program. Participants will gain a wealth of work experience, connect with other students with similar interests, and get paid for their time.

THE PROGRAM | Teen Engagement and Employment (TEE) is a paid summer youth work program designed for high school juniors and seniors to explore their career interests and gain valuable work experience in local government. The program includes engaging components such as a “Lunch-and-Learn” speaker series, a group project and a presentation to city council.

The program runs from early June to mid-August. Participating youth will commit up to 20 hours per week (minimum of 144 hours, up to 8 weeks.)

QUALIFICATIONS | Participants must be current students attending a high school in South San Francisco and residents of South San Francisco. Students must at least 15-1/2 years old and provide a work permit if selected to participate in the program.

Experience: Must be currently enrolled as High School Junior or Senior student or certified equivalent program (e.g. GED).

SELECTION PROCESS | The selection process will consist of an application review and an in-person interview. You may include your resume, but it does not substitute for a completed application. Below are the requirements to be considered for this program:

  • A fully completed application (do not put “see resume”), which includes the school/program you are currently enrolled in, grade level, and any volunteer experience; and
  • Supplemental questionnaire, which includes your preferred area/department of interest.

Please note, possession of minimal qualifications does not guarantee advancement in the selection process. Candidates will be informed via e-mail regarding program acceptance, details, and participant orientation.

HOW TO APPLY | Complete online application form and required responses to the supplemental questionnaire at or got to, click on the “Member Agencies” web link, and choose “City of South San Francisco” to view all of SSF’s job announcements.

Part I: Candidates must submit a fully-completed application by 5:00 P.M. MAY 2, 2017. Please read the application thoroughly before submission. Please indicate your areas of interest. Your application may be rejected if this section is incomplete.

Part II: Selected candidates will receive an e-mail notification confirming interview time and date. Candidates will be informed via e-mail of their status in the selection process no later than the weeks of May 8 and/or May 15.

City of South San Francisco • Human Resources Department • (650)877-8522 • • EOE

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