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Job openings at DCR

DCR is looking for talented people to fill positions listed below. 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 Park positions only), we will accept paper applications. The paper application is here. Be sure to 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.

For seasonal and hourly positions at state parks, contact the particular park for details.

E-Verify Notice: After accepting employment, new hires must complete an I-9 form and present documentation of their identity and eligibility to work in the United States. Executive branch agencies are required to use the E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.

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Caledon State Park - Trades Technician I - Open until filled

Caledon State Park in King George, VA, has the following seasonal job openings:

Trades Technician I -- $7.75-10/hr DUTIES: Performs the recurring grounds care, maintenance, light construction, and cleaning tasks necessary to operate State Park facilities according to established procedures for the Virginia Division of State Parks. Includes cleaning bathrooms, mowing grass, trash and litter removal, cleaning campsites, cutting and bundling firewood for merchandise sales and other duties as assigned. Must provide own uniform and is required to work some weekends and holidays.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma, or equivalent desirable. Must have valid Driver's License. Successful candidate will have a combination of experiences, education and /or training in one or more of the following areas: public relations; maintenance of building, grounds and equipment; general knowledge of the use and care of common hand tools and cleaning; demonstrates interest in outdoor life.

All positions are at a maximum of 1500 hours per calendar year from May 1 to April 30. All positions require weekends and/or holidays. A written (signed and dated) Virginia Application for Employment form must be submitted to:

Caledon State Park
11617 Caledon Road
King George, VA 22485-9357

If you have questions, please call Caledon State Park at (540) 663-3861.

Email applications with an electronic signature and date can be submitted to
Application deadline: April 30, 2014. A blank application form may be downloaded from the following link:

The Department of Conservation & Recreation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.