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Full-time Positions Available at DCR


The following DCR positions are being recruited. Unless otherwise stated in the job announcement, to be considered for a listed position, you must complete and submit an electronic state application by the close date stated in the job announcement.

Generally applications must be made through the RMS (Electronic State Application); however, in some instances (State Parks Positions only) we will accept paper applications. The paper applications can be downloaded from this link. Please refer to the individual recruitment for specific requirements.

Full-time, salaried employment offers the choice of healthcare plans; vacation, family/personal and sick leave; sickness and disability plan, employer-paid life insurance; retirement; and deferred compensation with employer match. Certain positions require a criminal background check and/or a Conflict of Interest Financial Statement. Law-enforcement positions require a fingerprint-based FBI investigation. DCR is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer.

E-Verify Notice: After accepting employment, new hires are required to complete an I-9 form and present documentation of their identity and eligibility to work in the United States.
Effective June 1, 2011, agencies in the Commonwealth of Virginia's Executive Branch will use the E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.

For additional information on these openings please contact hr@dcr.virginia.gov.

For seasonal/hourly positions at state parks, directly contact the State Park of interest for information on these job opportunities.

You can find positions available throughout Virginia at Virginia Jobs.


Last updated 17 April 2014


  2014 Summer Employment - Sky Meadows State Park - Closes - April 30, 2014

  2014 Seasonal Employment - Caledon State Park - Closes 4/30/2014

  2014 Seasonal Employment - Chippokes Plantation State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Employment - First Landing State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Employment - Shenandoah State Park Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Employment - Staunton River Battlefield State Park Open until filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Bear Creek Lake State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Belle Isle State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - False Cape State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Kiptopeke State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Leesylvania State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Park Interpreters - First Landing State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Pocahontas State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - Westmoreland State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Seasonal Summer Employment - York River State Park, Open Until Filled

  2014 Summer Employment - Claytor Lake State Park Open Until Filled

  2014 Summer Employment - Fairy Stone State Park - Open Until Filled

  2014 Summer Employment - Sky Meadows State Park - Closes April 30, 2014

  2014 Summer Employment - Staunton River Battlefield State Park Open until filled

  Administrative & Office Specialist I - WAGE/HOURLY -Powhatan State Park, Closes 4/12/2014

  Administrative & Office Specialist II - WAGE/HOURLY - Twin Lakes State Park, Closes 4/25/14

  Chief Ranger-LE Natural Resource Specialist II Pos. #S9998 Closes 8/29/14

  Environmental Specialist I, Natural Areas Steward #00418 Closes 4/30/2014

  Environmental Specialist II--Longleaf Pine Restoration Specialist/Reg. Supv #00419 Closes 4/30/14

  Housekeeper - WAGE/HOURLY - Chippokes Plantation State Park, Open Until Filled

  Office Manager (Gen Adm Supv I/Coord I) Pos#00206 Westmoreland State Park Closes 4/28/2014

  Park Ranger-LE Natural Resource Specialist II Pos. # S-9999 Closes 08/29/2014

  Trades Tech II & Trades Tech III - WAGE/HOURLY - Chippokes State Park, Open Until Filled

  Trades Technicain I - Wage/Hourly - Mason Neck State Park, Open Until Filled