DCNR Ranger Trainee (Seasonal)


Employment Opportunities
The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources currently has nine vacancies for DCNR Ranger Trainee in the Bureau of State Parks. Vacancies exist in the following counties: Bedford, Carbon, Clearfield, Forest, Lackawanna, Perry and Westmoreland.

Please note that when designating the type of employment sought on the application, it is imperative that applicants indicate seasonal availability.


Type of Work
You will participate in structured and informal training to learn to provide visitor services, educational programs and information, and to enforce rules and Commonwealth laws. Work includes accompanying supervisors and other rangers on patrol, assisting in providing visitor and law enforcement services, and assisting in preparing written reports.



Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Bureau of Human Resources
7th Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building
P.O. Box 8768
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8768
Phone: (717) 787-8737
Web site: www.dcnr.state.pa.us


Starting Salary



Benefits are NOT available for seasonal positions.


Pennsylvania residency is required at the time of application for these positions. 


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