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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.


Trades Technician I (Wage Position) Sailor's Creek Battlefield State Park Closes 2/15/13

Closes On:  02/15/2013

The Trades Technician I - Maintenance Ranger performs recurring grounds care, landscaping, maintenance, light construction, and cleaning tasks necessary to operate State Park facilities. This includes cleaning restrooms, mowing grass, raking/removing leaf debris, trash and litter removal, restoration/preservation of historical and cultural structures, displays and exhibits. Basic knowledge of hand and power tools required. Qualifications: Must be 16 years old, have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Must have general knowledge of the use and care of common hand tools and cleaning supplies, ability to organize and perform routine cleaning and maintenance functions. Must be able to work independently as a self-starter or as an active team member as necessitated by daily priorities. Successful candidates must be available to work weekends, all holidays and occasional evening shifts.

Hiring Range: $7.39 – $8.50 A Virginia Application for Employment form must be submitted to: Sailor’s Creek Battlefield Historical State Park 6541 Saylers Creek Road Rice, VA 23966 Phone: (804) 561-7510 Fax: (804) 561-7491 sailorscreek@dcr.virginia.gov Application deadline: February 15, 2013. A blank application form may be downloaded from the following link: http://dcrintra.dcr.virginia.gov/DCR_Public/Jobs/Application.doc The Department of Conservation & Recreation is an Equal Opportunity Employer