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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.


Wage Position - Admin & Office Specialist II, High Bridge Trail State Park, Closes 11/09/13

High Bridge Trail State Park near Farmville, VA is seeking a motivated self-starter to provide program support, office management, administrative, fiscal, technical and customer service support to all park programs, projects and activities. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing the following functions: budget tracking and preparation, accounting transactions, cash management, procurement, computer operations, and the preparation of reports and correspondence. Additional responsibilities include public relations with park guests and the general public, filing, answering telephones, and other administrative support duties.

Qualifications: High School diploma or GED with additional course work/training in business, computer concepts, accounting, office services related areas or equivalent combination of training and experience. Good organizational skills and knowledge of English grammar and composition. Experience with financial records and providing customer service. Knowledge of office practices and procedures and the ability to operate a variety of office equipment. Experience using Microsoft Office, word processing and spreadsheet software and automated procurement systems is desirable. May be required to work shift work, weekends and holidays. Must possess a valid driver's license.

Pay rate starts at $9.85 and could be increased based on successful applicants knowledge, training and experience.

This is a part time position (limited to 29 hours per week in a 365 day period). No benefits. For more information please call the park office. A Virginia Application for Employment must be completed and submitted to: High Bridge Trail State Park, 6888 Green Bay Road, Green Bay, VA 23942 (434) 315-0457.

Applications must be received no later than November 9th, 2013.

A blank application form may be obtained from the Virginia Employment Commission or downloaded from the following link: http://dcrintra.dcr.virginia.gov/DCR_Public/Jobs/Application.doc

DCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, Minorities and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.