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Seasonal – Park Technician

Location

Falls Lake State Recreation Area
Wake Forest/Durham, NC
Wake/Durham/Granville Counties

Contact

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Job description

These are 40-hour per week positions and will last no longer than 11 months.

Wage is $9.00 per hour.

Duties include working with park staff collecting litter and cleaning bathrooms and facilities, trail and campsite maintenance, grounds maintenance projects (including hte use of lawn mowers and weed eaters), and assisting with repair projects throughout the park. Park Technicians will also assist park staff with interpretive education programs and various natural resource management projects.

The right candidate for this position should have a can-do attitude, be willing to learn and must be able to interact with the general public in a positive manner. Most of the work completed in this position is performed outdoors and in all weather conditions. Applicants must be able to work outside in hot weather for extended periods of time. For a motivated candidate, this can be an excellent opportunity to learn many new skills.

Working nights, weekends, and holidays is required.

Applicants MUST be at least 18 years old AND have a valid NC driver's license.

How to apply

Visit the park office for an application or download one at the North Carollina Office of State Human Resources website: https://oshr.nc.gov/documents/nc-state-government-application-employment....

Fully completed and signed applications can be dropped off at the park office, mailed to the park office (13304 Creedmoor Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587), or scanned and emailed to falls.lake@ncparks.gov.

Please note: Applications are accepted throughout the summer, but most positions start by May 1.