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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.

For additional information on these openings please contact hr@dcr.virginia.gov. Find positions available throughout Virginia at Virginia Jobs.


State Park Central Office, Merchandise Analyst, Office & Admin Specialist II Closes 8/25/15

Closes On:  08/25/2015

The Virginia State Parks' Enterprise Section is seeking an energetic individual to work with park merchandising program by ordering, creating purchase orders in IDSS (DCR special system), and maintaining budget information for the Enterprise Section. This position will be the liaison between vendors and parks' gift shop managers and buyers but it will also support the Business Manager and Enterprise Manager. This position will also create State Parks Buyer's Guide for 2016 as well as coordinate the State Park Gift Show.

Applicants must have basic computer skills that include work experience with Microsoft Office applications-especially Word and Excel. Candidates must have the ability to learn new computer programs, specifically IDSS. Knowledge of merchandising and working with vendors is essential In addition, applicants need the ability to prepare and analyze reports used for budget management.
Position requires the ability to work independently on assigned projects. State Parks also requires a strong background in customer service and communication.

Retail experience is a plus. Knowledge of the Commonwealth's eVA/SWAM Program is preferred.

All hourly positions are at a maximum of 1500 hours from May 1st to April 30th. No benefits are offered for hourly positions.

Completed applications must be submitted to the Commonwealth of Virginia's on-line Recruitment Management System (RMS) at: https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com

Only electronic applications will be accepted. Applications that say, "see resume" will not be considered.

Hiring Range: $11/hr - $15/hr Closes 8/25/15

DCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer