UPDATE: Hilary Mills was hired and started in this position in January 2017. Read her bio on the Park Staff page.
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The San Dieguito River Park has an opening for a Park Ranger I.
This is an entry level, full time (40 hours/week), and permanent position. Please visit our Employment Page to download the application and full job description.
The duties of this position are to protect, preserve, enhance, and interpret park areas; assist the visiting public toward appropriate and enjoyable use of parks; train and work with volunteers; construct and maintain trails; rehabilitate disturbed habitat, perform park operational duties including administration, ensure safety, perform public relations, rule enforcement, landscape maintenance, facility repair and construction; and perform any related work in order to implement the Parks mission statement.
The San Dieguito River Park works to acquire land for conservation, constructs and maintains trails and pathways, restores native habitat, and interprets and protects natural, cultural, and water resources within the San Dieguito River Valley Corridor, which crosses five municipal jurisdictions in San Diego County. In addition, the JPA conducts numerous educational activities in the form of interpretive displays, habitat restoration and trail maintenance work parties, and outreach programs that focus on watershed protection.
Applicants must submit an application, cover letter, resume, and three professional references in electronic format to Brenda Miller, Office Manager, at email@example.com by 5pm Thursday, November 17, 2016.