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General Utility Worker - full time


Pilot Mountain State Park
Pinnacle, NC
Surry and Yadkin Counties


Pilot Mountain State Park
1792 Pilot Knob Park Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043

Nick Bowman or Josh Harris

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled.

Job description

The General Utility Worker position at Pilot Mountain State Park is a great introduction to working at a North Carolina state park. For a motivated person, this can be an excellent opportunity to learn many new skills. Applicants must possess a valid driver's license and be 18 years of age or older. This position is 40 hours a week and requires working weekends and some holidays. The position is for up to 11 months with the possibility of rehire after the required 35-day break, and the pay is $10 per hour.



The person selected for this position will work with other General Utility Workers to ensure the park's facilities are clean and maintained. This team performs daily cleanup of the restrooms, picnic area, campground, parking lots, and other public facilities. In addition to daily cleaning, the person selected for this position will perform ground maintenance duties including — but not limited to — mowing, weed eating, and trail maintenance. The right person 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, in all weather conditions. Applicants must be able to work outside in hot weather for extended periods of time.


About Pilot Mountain State Park

Pilot Mountain State Park is a NC State Park located in Surry and Yadkin Counties. It is roughly 3,700 acres in size and is split into two distinct sections.  There is the Mountain section that encompasses the land surrounding the Big Pinnacle and the River section which consists of land on both sides of the Yadkin River at the Bean Shoals. Pilot Mountain hosts approximately 1 million visitors a year. The staff at Pilot Mountain stay busy taking care of this wonderful resource.



How to apply

Complete and sign the NC State Government Paper Application for Employment (PD-107).

Please submit an application and any relevant documents to Ranger Nicholas Bowman ( or