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Job Listing: State Park Contact Ranger

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Sky Meadows State Park

Contact Ranger

Contact Rangers provide the first point of contact for visitors at the Visitor Center and Contact Station. Primary duties include collecting entrance fees, registering campers, providing information on and orientation to the park and its facilities, as well as providing information and orientation to other local activities and attractions. Visitor contacts are to be conducted in an outgoing, friendly and professional manner, including a professional appearance. Work also includes processing gift shop and park pass sales, keeping the Visitor Center and Contact Station clean and well ordered, development of park promotional materials such as fliers and brochures, assisting with parking operations, and other duties as assigned.

Positions work 1 to 3 days per week, including weekends, holidays and some evenings. These are year-round, part-time positions, with more limited hours December through February. The position requires successful completion of a confidential criminal history background check.


Candidates must excel in customer service and cash management.

Hiring wage: $11.81

All positions require weekends and/or holidays.
Employment in all positions is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check.
All positions are limited to 1500 hours between May 1 and April 30.

Completed applications must be submitted to:
Sky Meadows State Park
11012 Edmonds Lane
Delaplane, VA 20144
PHONE:  540-592-3556

A blank application form may be downloaded from the following link:
Employment in all positions is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check.

The Department of Conservation & Recreation is an E-Verify and Equal Opportunity Employer.