Parks & Recreation Seasonal Positions
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EMPLOYER

StateJobsNY, Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation

DEADLINE

June 21, 2021

LOCATION

TBD, United States

JOB TYPE

Full-time

JOB DESCRIPTION

Applications Due: 06/21/21
Vacancy ID: 86758

 

 

POSITION INFORMATION

Agency: Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

Title: Park and Recreation Seasonal Positions

Occupational Category: Skilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade: Hourly

Bargaining Unit: OSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary Range: From $12.50 to $17.63 Hourly

Employment Type: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Temporary

Jurisdictional Class: Labor Class

Travel Percentage: 0%

 

 

SCHEDULE

Workweek: Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation: Hours and schedule vary and may include nights and weekends. Part time schedules are available.

Hours Per Week: 40

 

 

WORKDAY

From: 7 AM

To: 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

 

 

LOCATION

County: Franklin

Street Address: To Be Determined

City: To Be Determined

State: NY

Zip Code: 00000

 

 

JOB SPECIFICS

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Qualifications for each seasonal position vary according to the specific duties and responsibilities associated with a particular seasonal assignment and are determined by facility managers after consultation with regional and central office personnel staff.

 

Duties Description:

Most seasonal employees are employed between Memorial Day and Labor Day, but that can vary depending on the park or historic site. Park and Recreation Aides perform a wide variety of tasks, such as:

  • Mowing lawns and maintaining landscaping
  • Cleaning facilities and grounds
  • Escorting tours at historic sites
  • Assisting group outings
  • Collecting parking/admission fees
  • Performing park office work
  • Supervising other seasonal staff
  • Responding to patron concerns or needs
  • Planning, delivering, and supervising organized recreational, historic or environmental interpretation activities
  • Performing semi-skilled labor using power-driven mechanical equipment or working within one or more trades

 

Current hourly salaries for Park and Recreation Aides range from $12.50/hr. to $17.63/hr. depending on location, type of work available and the experience of the employee. Many park regions also employ a limited number of seasonal trades persons or recreation program specialists.

 

Additional Comments:

The qualifications and operational needs for each seasonal position vary according to the specific duties and responsibilities associated with a particular seasonal assignment and are determined by facility managers after consultation with regional and central office personnel staff.


For a list of OPRHP's 11 regions, please visit: https://parks.ny.gov/regions/

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

 

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Name: Personnel

Telephone: 315-948-3697

Fax:

Email Address: TI.employment@parks.ny.gov

Address:

Street: PO BOX 247

City: Alexandria Bay

State: NY

Zip Code: 13607

 

 

Notes on Applying:

If you feel you meet the Agency operating needs and are interested in being considered for a seasonal position, please submit:

  1. A resume
  2. Our employment application with 3 work-related references

 

The employment application can be downloaded at:

https://parks.ny.gov/documents/employment/FillableUpdatedParksEmployeeApplicationS1000Part1.pdf

You can also obtain an Employment Application from your local park office or your region’s administrative headquarters.


For a list of OPRHP’s eleven regions, please visit https://parks.ny.gov/regions/.


Please forward your application and resume, if available, to TI.employment@parks.ny.govusing the subject line “Seasonal Employment 2021.”

This job is no longer accepting applications

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