Seasonal Park Ranger Assistant – Cape Lookout

  • Oregon Parks and Recreation
  • Cape Lookout State Park
  • Feb 25, 2022
Full time Security Maintenance Other

Job Description

Title: Seasonal Park Ranger Assistant – Cape Lookout

Job Number: REQ-89588

Salary: $2,723 – $3,439 per month

Location: Cape Lookout



Would you enjoy working on a team where you can use your excellent customer service skills and develop hands-on experience in park maintenance and operations? Do you have landscaping or custodial experience, and wonder what it would be like to have a State Park as your work space?


If this sounds like you, come join our seasonal team as a Seasonal Park Ranger Assistant and support one of Oregon’s greatest resources – State Parks!


This recruitment announcement will be used to fill multiple vacancies and future vacancies for Cape Lookout.


This position falls under the classification Park Ranger Assistant.


Our Mission

OPRD’s mission is to provide and protect outstanding natural, scenic, cultural, historic and recreational sites for the enjoyment and education of present and future generations.


Our Operating Principles

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) believes Operating Principles are core values that, if mutually accepted and supported by all employees, will create a connected, respectful, and trusting work environment. Our Operating Principles are: Accountability, Commitment, Empathy, Empowerment, Fun, Integrity, Respect, & Well-being.



What you will do:

As a Seasonal Park Ranger Assistant, you will perform basic tasks in a single area of park operations such as janitorial work, landscape maintenance, interpretation or visitor services, although some positions will require performing tasks in a variety of areas.



Minimum Qualifications:

(a) Six (6) months of experience (paid or unpaid) performing public contact or customer service duties (e.g. Teacher, Customer Service Representative, Salesperson, Receptionist, etc.) and/or maintenance experience (construction trades, landscaping, custodial, etc.).


(b) Six (6) months of college in any discipline (24 quarter hours/16 semester hours).


The State of Oregon requires all executive branch employees to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series or have an approved exception to the requirement due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Successful candidates for this position must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exception prior to their first day of employment. Failure to provide proof of full documentation or receipt of an approved exception will lead to withdrawal of the job offer. For more information, visit our policy listed here.



What we are looking for (Desired Attributes):

  • Ability to show common courtesy while communicating with others, including during emergency or emotionally charged situations.
  • Experience handling a variety of payment methods, making change for cash transactions and preparing simple revenue reconciliation reports.
  • Experience performing basic custodial and grounds-keeping tasks.
  • Ability to assist in the performance of basic plumbing, carpentry and painting tasks.
  • Experience providing people with rule information and asking for compliance.
  • Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.





Other, Janitorial & Cleaning, Landscaping



$2,723 – $3,439 per month

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