Park Ranger Aide (Great Salt Lake State Park)

May 23, 2024
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Opening date: May 20, 2024
Closing date: When filled
Salary: $13.00 per hour
Location: Great Salt Lake State Park
Time frame: About June 2024 through December 2024 (possible extension)
Positions available: 1
Housing: Not provided

The Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Parks and Recreation, has seasonal positions (no benefits) available at Great Salt Lake State Park in Magna, Utah. This appointment will last from approximately June 2024 through December 2024, with the possibility of an extension. Housing is not provided.

Examples of Duties
Assist in the operation of Great Salt Lake State Park. Duties will involve greeting park visitors and helping them discover the park’s resources and how to enjoy them appropriately; staffing the gift shop; collecting park fees; and check-ins and assisting incoming campers. Additional duties include maintenance of buildings, grounds, and trails; groundskeeping work; and performing other duties as assigned. This position can be fitted into an internship if requested.

Job Requirements and Skills
Applicant must be 16 years of age or older and have a valid Utah driver’s 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.

Other
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.

Applications
Interested applicants may apply by submitting a seasonal application
(https://naturalresources.utah.gov/wp-content/uploads/Seasonal-Job-Application.pdf) form to:
alemmon@utah.gov