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Seasonal Visitor Service Aide

California State Parks - Big Sur Sector
Job Field:
Natural Resources Recreation and Tourism
Job Type:
Seasonal, Temporary, Internship
Location Detail:
Big Sur
Job Description:

   The Big Sur Sector of California State Parks has openings for Visitor Services Park Aides. 
   Positions are available at the following locations: 
    Andrew Molera State Park 
    Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park 
    Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park 
   Visitor Services Park Aides staff the campground entrance stations and interact with the public. They sell day-use tickets, register campers, operate the computer reservation system, explain rules and regulations, and answer a wide variety of questions from the public. 
   Park Aides are the first people the public see when entering a State Park. 


   You must be prepared to represent State Parks in a positive way. Applicants must be willing to purchase and wear a uniform and conform to minimal grooming standards. Enthusiasm for the mission of State Parks and an appreciation of our natural and cultural heritage are a definite plus. These are great positions for anyone interested in a career in Parks. 
   Training is provided. Hiring process requires fingerprinting and a background check. You must be willing to work day shift or swing shift, weekends and holidays. The starting wage is $11.17 per hour and a 40 hour work week is normal. The position is seasonal with a limit of 9 months from date of hire. Limited housing may be available. 


  Work weeks are typically 40 hours 

$11.17 per hour.

  Housing may be available 

How to Apply:

   Applications are accepted continuously. Interview will be held at Big Sur Station. Phone interviews are available for those living over 100 miles away. 
   Please send a signed standard State Application Form 
    (STD 678)… to: 
   Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park 
   Attn. Seasonal Park Aide Application 
   47555 Highway 1 

   Big Sur CA, 93920 
   For questions please use the contact:  
   (831) 667-0148