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Job Listing: State Park Marketing Specialist

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PR & Marketing Specialist I


Sky Meadows State Park is seeking a highly motivated PR & Marketing Specialist to execute the park’s marketing while operating the Visitor Center. Duties include promoting the park's interpretive programs, special events and resources through outreach to local media, blogs, and development of print materials such as fliers and brochures. Includes active pursuit of advertisement and marketing opportunities in the community, with the media and through park partnerships. Coordinates marketing volunteers to assist these efforts. The duty location is at the park Visitor Center where tasks include providing orientation and information to park guests, checking in camping guests, operating the point of sale system for merchandise sales and fee collection, and keeping the facilities clean and well ordered. Additional duties include serving as the park representative at community Public Relations events, the maintenance of self-guided interpretive programs, collection of fees at the Contact Station on an as-needed basis, and other duties as assigned.


Candidates must excel in customer service, writing and communication skills and have the ability to operate a retail point of sale system. Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Parks and Recreation Management or other related degree is preferred.  Must be able to work four days a week, including weekends, holidays and occasional evenings. The position requires successful completion of a confidential criminal history background check. This is a year-round, part-time position, limited to 1476 hours from May through April.

Starting Wage: $12.25

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.