Summary of Work
Responsible to the park manager or park ranger for performing park administration, maintenance, enforcement, interpretation, safety and visitor services programs in a state park. Your duties help ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for park visitors and campers. This is a uniformed position that requires both indoor and outdoor work as well as day, evening, weekend, and holiday shifts.
Requires ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Enforcement of park rules and regulations, which involves routine patrol, park user assistance, and fee collection.
May be required to participate in the interpretive activities of the park including campfire programs, nature/historical walks, and special programs.
Assist in the maintenance of the park and its facilities.
Assist in the administration of park operations including preparation and submission of required reports and records.
Assist in visitor services programs of the park including campground management, visitor facility use, land use programs, safety programs, and public relation programs.
Temporary positions are generally 40 hours per week.
Requires a high school diploma or GED.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Ability to operate motor vehicles, power tools, and equipment.
Ability to enforce state park rules and regulations, respond to medical and other emergency situations in a variety of terrain settings.
Good skills working with the public and interacting with people of all ages, interests, viewpoints and backgrounds.
Requires satisfactory completion of the interview process and a verifiable record of satisfactory performance in previous employment.