Park Ranger Aide – (Echo State Park)

February 8, 2023

Park Ranger Aide – (Echo State Park)
Opening date:
February 20, 2023
Closing date: When filled
Salary: $14.00 per hour
Location:  Echo State Park
Time frame:  May thru September (Flexible with School Schedules)
Positions available: 15
Housing: Not provided

The Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of State Parks, has seasonal positions (no benefits) available at Echo State Park in Coalville, Utah. This appointment will last approximately 4-5 months, with the possibility of an extension.

Examples of Duties

Gate Attendants:
Duties include greeting park guests upon entry, selling annual passes, providing information, handling money, making camping reservations, and providing excellent customer service. Indoor and outdoor work.

Aquatic Invasive Species Technicians: 
Duties include contacting boaters at the launch ramps and decontaminating boats with hot water for the prevention of Aquatic Invasive Species and outdoor work.

Duties include daily cleaning of park restrooms and facilities, groundskeeping, and park projects. Indoor and outdoor work.

Concession Attendant:
Duties include answering phones, greeting customers, handling money, renting out motorized and non-motorized watercraft, selling products and goods at concessions, and inventorying products at concessions.

Job Requirements and Skills
Applicant must be 16 years of age or older and have a valid Utah Drivers license at the time of employment. Applicant should have the ability to work independently in a tourism environment.

Preference may be given to applicants with cash handling, customer service experience, and education in a natural resource-related field.

Applicants must be willing to work in an outdoor setting and work weekends and holidays. Applicants must successfully pass a criminal history background check upon hire.

Interested applicants may apply by submitting a seasonal application ( form to:

For more information, contact Benjamin Meraz by email at or 435-336-4906

DNR complies with the ADA. Hearing-impaired employees who wish further information regarding this announcement may call the DNR TTY number at 801-538-7458. Disabled employees who desire reasonable accommodation in the interview process should contact the DNR Human Resource Office at 801-538-7210.