New Castle County Park Locations
|Closing Date||4/6/2017 11:59:00 PM|
|Type of Recruitment||Casual/Seasonal|
|Shift Hours||Weekends/Evenings/Holidays Required|
|Agency||DNREC/Office of Natural Res./Parks and Recreation|
Bellevue State Park: (800 Carr Rd, Wilmington, DE, 19809)
Brandywine Creek State Park: (41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE, 19803)
Fort Delaware State Park: (PO Box 170, Delaware City, DE, 19706)
Lums Pond State Park: (1068 Howell School Rd, Bear, DE, 19701)
White Clay Creek State Park: (425 Wedgewood Rd, Newark, DE, 19711)
Auburn Heights Preserve: (3000 Creek Road, Yorklyn, DE, 19736)
|Contact Name||DNREC Human Resources|
The mission of the Delaware State Parks Conservation Corps is to engage youth in important conservation and park projects while providing learning that fosters teamwork, self-esteem, social responsibility and respect for the environment.
DSPCC Core components include:
· Practical job work experience
· Environmental education and experiences
· Job and/or college preparation.
Multiple positions are available statewide. Summer youth employment positions for young people aged 16 – 21 years of age with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Parks and Recreation. All positions are seasonal positions working 28 hours per week June 19 – August 11, 2017.
Consideration will also be given to students who are unable to adhere to these dates as a result of snow days and school schedule in June.
Focused on park projects, members work in a specific park conducting work under the supervision of the park professional staff. Work will be in either Visitor Services or Grounds/Maintenance positions focused on providing services to help ensure safe, accessible opportunities for visitors. Visitor Services Job assignments include customer service work in park offices, retail outlets, boat houses, fee booths, campgrounds or other park service areas.
Grounds/Maintenance positions may include physical work assisting on grounds, maintenance, or other park specific tasks.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Seasonal Youth Conservation Corp (YCC) Maintenance & Visitor Service Unit
Please attach a resume with your online application or use the resume tab in DEL to provide a detailed description of how your education, training and/or experience meets each job requirement including employer, experience/responsibilities and dates (month/year) of employment/training. Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
Work shirts, protective equipment and tools will be provided.
This posting may be closed on or before 4/6/2017 upon filling the vacant position.
The application and resume are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and resume to include dates of employment, job title and job duties. For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content. Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.
Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email. Please keep your contact information current. You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at www.delawarestatejobs.com.