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Office Assistant


Jockeys Ridge State Park
Nags Head, NC
Dare County


Jockey's Ridge State Park
P.O. Box 592
Nags Head, NC 27959

300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959

Ranger Jennifer Cox

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled.

Job description

Description of work

  • Provide visitor information and assistance
  • Assist park staff with various projects, including typing, filing, assigning hang gliding permits, etc.
  • Help with the general upkeep of the visitor center and office area


Experience and qualifications

Minimum education requirements: High school diploma

Prior office experience preferred. Ability to work with the public is a must. Some computer skills are necessary.


Positions available

One 4-month position: mid-May to mid-September
40 hours per week, work hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and must work holidays and weekends
Pay scale: $12 per hour



How to apply

Applicants must complete a NC State Government Paper Application for Employment (PD-107) to be considered for these positions.

Completed applications should be mailed to Jockey's Ridge State Park or dropped off in person at the park visitor center office. You can also email it to Ranger Jennifer Cox at


Mailing address:
Attn: Ranger Jennifer Cox
P.O. Box 592
Nags Head, NC 27959


Visitor center office:
300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959
Office hours:
9:00am to 5:00pm – November to February
9:00am to 6:00pm – March to October