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Information regarding temporary positions: Applications for temporary positions are held for 60 days.  You will not receive a response to your application unless you are selected for an interview.  If you have not been contacted within 60 days and you are still interested in a job with the City, reapply.

Park Ranger

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$11.57 - $13.03 per hour
  • Posted Date:07/01/2016
CITY OF LANCASTER
Invites Applications for Temporary
Part-Time Employment For:
PARK RANGER

Definition:
Under general supervision, the Park Ranger performs a variety of duties in the areas of interpretation, environmental education, resource management, recreation, law enforcement, and maintenance to promote public safety and appropriate use of City parks and facilities through visitations and surveillance of sites, and by maintaining cooperative relations with the public, other staff, and law enforcement agencies.
MUST BE WILLING TO WORK WEEKENDS, EVENING HOURS AND HOLIDAYS.

Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must have a combination of experience and education that would provide the knowledge and abilities to perform the duties of the position. A typical way to qualify would be completion of two years of college or university courses with an emphasis in recreation, park management, forestry, environmental education or a related field, or one year working in a security, outdoor education, law enforcement, high public contact and/or customer service related job, and completion of high school or the equivalent. Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California Driver's License is required.
The ideal candidate must be able to effectively communicate concisely orally and in writing. Basic First Aid and CPR certifications are required. Upon selection, the applicant chosen for this position must successfully complete Peace Officer Training as prescribed in California Penal Code, Section 832, as certified under authority of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training at the City's expense.

Salary: $11-57 - $13.03 per hour

Selection Procedure
Applications will be accepted by the City of Lancaster until positions are filled. Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in an oral interview.

Contact
Human Resources Department, City of Lancaster, 44933 Fern Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93534. (661) 723-6000 or www.cityoflancasterca.org 7/05

The City of Lancaster is an EEO employer
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