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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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2013 Seasonal Employment - Sky Meadows State Park Closes 6/30/13

Sky Meadows State Park

Conservation Intern – Duties: Provide visitor assistance and customer service at the Contact Station and Visitor Center. Operate cash register. Clean and maintain facilities and displays. Maintain informational bulletin boards and brochure supplies. Keep accurate records and write reports. Assist with the upkeep of nature center exhibits, including live animals. Assist with care and cataloguing of park's historic artifacts collection. Other duties as assigned. Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Must be able to work weekends and holidays. Approximately 21 hours per week, not to exceed 1500 hours per year. Part-time employees receive no benefits.

Pay range $8.00 - $8.50 per hour. Open until filled.

A blank application form may be downloaded from the following link:

A Virginia Application for Employment form must be submitted to:

Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Ln., Delaplane, VA 20144 phone 540-592-3556; fax 540-592-3617; email

DCR is EEO Employer