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Manager, Cloudland Canyon State Park

Deadline:
Employer:
Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources
Job Field:
Natural Resources Recreation and Tourism
Job Type:
Full Time
Location:
Georgia
Location Detail:
Rising Fawn
Job Description:
  • The Park Manager plans, directs, manages and coordinates operations at Cloudland Canyon State Park. They organize, process, develop and follow established procedures to manage administrative aspects of the park. They are responsible for the management of full time and part time staff, budget and revenue. Located on the western edge of Lookout Mountain, Cloudland Canyon is one of the most scenic parks in Georgia, offering rugged geology and exceptional hiking. The park straddles a deep gorge cut into the mountain by Sitton Gulch Creek, and elevation differs from 800 to 1,980 feet. Overnight guests can choose from yurts, cottages, campgrounds or walk-in tent sites. Backpackers can enjoy camping in a hemlock grove on the 2-mile Backcountry Loop. Additional can be found at http://www.gastateparks.org/CloudlandCanyon
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Qualifications:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university AND Three years of full-time supervisory experience in a State Park, Historic Site, or similar facility with assigned duties in specialized area(s) such as resource management, guest services, administration, programming, security or facilities maintenance. OR Associate's degree from an accredited college or university AND Five years of full-time experience in a State Park, Historic Site, or similar facility with assigned duties in specialized area(s) such as resource management, guest services, administration, programming, security or facilities maintenance, including three years of supervisory experience. OR High school diploma or GED AND Seven years of full-time experience in a State Park, Historic Site, or similar facility with assigned duties in specialized area(s) such as resource management, guest services, administration, programming, security or facilities maintenance, including three years of supervisory experience. OR Four years of experience required as a Park/Historic Sites Mgr 1 (NRP012). OR Two years of experience required as a Park/Historic Site Mgr 2 (NRP013).

Miscellaneous:

NOTE: The selected candidate must reside in housing provided. If not currently residing in DNR housing, the selected candidate will be required to pay 100% of residence utilities. 

NOTE: This position may have law enforcement responsibilities based on the selected candidate.

Salary:
$48,000
How to Apply:

If interested in applying for this position, please submit an electronic DNR Application for Employment to the e-mail address below or mail a completed DNR Application for Employment to the following address:

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Division ATTN: Angie Johnson P.O. Box 1029 Helen, GA 30545 Parks1@dnr.ga.gov Vacancy Announcement #10-2017, which closes 3/14/2017, and a DNR Application for Employment can be found on the DNR website at www.gadnr.org/careers.