Burlingame, California

The Burlingame Parks and Recreation Department is proud to announce the hiring of Jasen Wong as  Parks Maintenance Worker. Jasen has spent the past five months with us working as a Temporary Parks and Tree Worker. During this time, he has greatly improved his horticulture knowledge, learned basic Parks operations and demonstrated excellent customer service.

Prior to his employment with Burlingame, Jasen worked for ATT for several years and even co-owned a Korean/Mexican Fusion restaurant that enjoyed great pre-pandemic success. In Jasen’s free time he enjoys skateboarding, snowboarding and enjoying eclectic cuisine with his girlfriend Daniella.

Jasen is presently assigned to the West Landscape Crew which is responsible for Washington park, City Hall and the Library. Please say hello to Jasen when you see him!

Burlingame Organizational Compass


Community Service

Community service that is responsive to and meets the needs of the public by:
  • Being dedicated to the community we serve
  • Involving and understanding our community
  • Anticipating and adapting to the changing needs of our citizens

Ethical Organization

Ethical organization that interacts with the public and each other in an honest and professional manner by:
  • Treating people with respect and dignity
  • Taking responsibility for our decisions, statements and actions to the organization and community
  • Dealing with differences and conflicts in a professional, respectful and authentic fashion

One Organization

One organization that fosters positive relationships and teamwork by:
  • Being part of the solution
  • Crating and maintaining constructive relationships while respecting individual contributions
  • Focusing on the issues and needs of the organization and community
  • Encouraging behavior that builds confidence and self-esteem
  • Emphasizing self-initiative, sonstant improvement and employee involvement

Positive Leadership

Positive leadership that is nurturing and forward-thinking by:
  • Recognizing the leadership role all employees play in the community
  • Encouraging innovation and creativity
  • Leading by example
  • Being supportive, humanistic and compassionate