PARK SERVICES ASSOCIATE I
|DEPARTMENT||DNR – Maryland Park Service – State Wide Operation|
|DATE OPENED||10/17/2019 08:34:00 AM|
|FILING DEADLINE||10/31/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|HR ANALYST||Khia Poteat|
This is a statewide recruitment. Please indicate on your application all counties where you are willing to accept employment for this classification.
Candidates in these positions will serve as Park Rangers within a State Park serving under the supervision of the Assistant Manager or their designee, and will be responsible for directly providing services to visitors, maintaining and protecting natural and cultural resources, equipment, campground and day use areas, grounds and facilities. These positions perform front line work achieving operations, administration, information, education, interpretation, resource management, and visitor services in support of the management of natural, cultural, historical and recreational resources for the benefit of the public. Candidates will be required to work weekends, evenings and holidays.
These positions perform a wide variety of outdoor/indoor duties that contribute to the quality of the park visitors’ experience. This includes but is not limited to providing customer service, operating park facilities, ensuring public safety, responding to medical emergencies, administrative duties, park maintenance and cash handling. The facilities may include, among other areas, visitor centers, nature centers, campgrounds, cabins, picnic shelters, concessions, trails and beaches / swimming areas.
Candidates in these positions do not supervise permanent employees, but may supervise and provide direction / oversight to other employees performing park operations work, including temporary, contractual or seasonal employees.