New Castle, Kent and Sussex Park Locations
|Opening Date||2/20/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||4/20/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Type of Recruitment||Casual/Seasonal|
|Shift Hours||Weekends/Evenings/Holidays are required|
|Agency||DNREC/Office of Natural Res/ Parks and Recreation|
Brandywine Creek State Park: (41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE, 19803)
Killens Pond State Park: (5025 Killens Pond Rd, Felton, DE, 19943)
Trap Pond State Park: (33587 Baldcypress Lane, Laurel, DE, 19956)
|Contact Name||DNREC Human Resources|
These four positions are summer leadership positions for young people aged 20-26 years of age with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Parks and Recreation. The persons selected for this position will provide daily leadership to a team of 5 YCC members through 8 weeks of the summer, ensuring all projects are completed, and members receive a meaningful outdoor experience. All positions are seasonal positions working 32 hours per week June 3rd – August 20th, 2019.
The mission of the Delaware State Parks YCC 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.
YCC Core components include:
Please see https://www.destateparks.com/Volunteer/YCC for more information about Youth Conservation Corps.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all position 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.
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
This posting may be closed on or before 04/20/2019 upon filling the vacant position(s).
Work shirts, protective equipment and tools will be provided.
** This is an environmental stewardship summer job, not a summer camp experience; the participants will work hard, sometimes in difficult conditions including mud, hot sun, and mosquitoes and flies.
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. DNREC does not provide sponsorship for holders of H-1 B Visas.Criminal background check: A satisfactory criminal background check is required as a condition of hire. The recruiting agency may require the applicant to pay for the criminal background check as part of the conditional offer of hire.
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.
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.