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Park Technician/Assistant Park Ranger (1 position)

Location

Hammocks Beach State Park
Swansboro, NC
Onslow County

Contact

Hammocks Beach State Park
1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

hammocks.beach@ncparks.gov
910-326-4881

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled.

Job description


Dates employed

May to September

 

Hours

  • 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Typically, 8-hour workdays with 1-hour lunch
  • Weekend and holiday work required

 

Pay: $12 per hour

Minimum age: 16 years old

Required tests: Drug testing/screening required by the U.S. Coast Guard

 

Job description

Assist park rangers with grounds, facility, and trails maintenance; educational and interpretive programs; and resource management projects

 

Duties

  • Assist in general park area and facility cleanup
  • Assist with opening and closing routines of park gates and facilities
  • Assist in supervising other seasonal employees, where applicable
  • Assist rangers or lead environmental education programs
  • Interact and provide information and customer service to visitors
  • Cross-train in deckhand position to fill in when necessary
  • Use a two-way/VHF radio
  • Work as a team member
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Skills

  • Basic computer skills
  • Working toward or have a degree in parks and recreation, natural resource manager, or other science degree preferred
  • North Carolina Boater Safety Course preferred

 

 

How to apply


Complete the NC State Employment Application (PD-107) and mail with original signature to Hammocks Beach State Park:

Hammocks Beach State Park
1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

Specify position name/title (vacancy # not required). Multiple positions for the same park may be listed.