Park Ranger Job at City of Portland, Maine – Portland, ME
REQUIRED TO APPLY – A City of Portland Online Application form is Required to Apply. Please visit our website, see link below.
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department –* Full-Time* (37.5 hours/week), Year Round – Seeking a qualified individual to ensure the safe use of Portland’s vibrant parks and open spaces. Responsibilities include enforcing park rules and regulations, providing the public with general assistance, providing information about programs and services, developing and implementing park educational outreach programs. Candidate will oversee operations at East End Beach including renting storage space for kayaks and dinghies, collecting fees for recreational boat launches, and coordinating with other beach users including a kayak rental company, a rowing club and commercial vehicles accessing a commercial boat launch.
Requirements: Candidates must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills are essential along with the ability to work successfully and respectfully with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of park or natural resource management is required. Candidates must be able to work outside in all weather conditions, walk long distances and ride a bicycle on trails. Certification in CPR and First Aid is also required. This position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
Necessary Special Requirements: Must possess valid Class C driver’s license in good standing. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal background check.
Pay range starting at $675.75/week.
Accepting applications until vacancy is filled.
REQUIRED – A City of Portland online application is required to APPLY, please click here (or copy this URL to your browser):
City Benefits –
Permanent, full-time employees receive a generous benefits package which includes 13 ½ paid holidays; employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; optional life, dental, vision and income protection insurances; choice of retirement plans; and tuition reduction program with the University of Southern Maine
The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its workforce.
Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.
We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
For questions contact Human Resources at 207-874-8624.
City of Portland Job Opportunities Website: http://www.portlandmaine.gov/Jobs
***COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate*** As a condition of employment, you must demonstrate proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to start of employment. If you cannot get vaccinated due to a medical condition or a sincerely held religious belief, you may request an exemption as a reasonable accommodation. Failure to provide proof of vaccination will result in your exclusion from employment with the City of Portland.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $675.75 per week
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekend availability
Work Location: Multiple Locations
About the Company
Company: City of Portland, Maine –
Company Location: Portland, ME