Assistant Park Ranger
Date Posted: September 20, 2021
Deadline: October 30, 2021
Organization: SCPRT/Colleton State Park
Website: View Website
Job Type: Part Time
Wages/Salary: $10.00 per hour.
High School diploma and one (1) year related experience or Associate Degree in Park Management or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Under general supervision, assists with overall operation and maintenance of State Parks. Performs diverse duties as governed by general instruction, policies and standard operating procedures of the Department. Assists with park administrative duties in accordance with Department policy and procedures and planning of long and short-term goals. Collects and accounts for revenue and produces required reports. Performs routine and preventative maintenance on grounds, buildings and equipment. Assists in management of assigned specific operations and programs to include public use areas, facilities, safety programs and grant projects. Interprets the cultural and natural resources of the State Park Service to park visitors. Provides a variety of office functions related to callers, correspondence, reservations and revenue collection. Assists and participates in search and rescue operations as needed.
This is a full time, NON- permanent field position, which works a forty-hour rotating schedule, including weekends and holidays as scheduled.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Position requires medium to heavy lifting, walking and standing on uneven terrain, crawling and working at heights, exposure to weather conditions, cleaning agents and other materials used in maintaining park facilities and grounds. Must possess a valid State Driver’s License.
Jon Burroughs – Park Manager
The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.
147 Wayside Lane
Walterboro, SC 29488
Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.