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Seasonal Hourly Shift

Trail Technician

Recruitment #22-002292-0015


Three (3) vacancies; Full-Time


HRLY 0008


North Point State Park, 8400 North Point Road, Edgemere, MD 21219 (Baltimore County) 

Main Purpose of Job

The Department of Natural Resources, Maryland Park Service, is currently accepting applications for three (3) Seasonal Contractual Trail Technician positions for North Point State Park located in Baltimore County. Work is generally performed outdoors under various weather conditions.

This position is responsible for completing tasks, including but not limited to: 
  • Constructing new trails 
  • Trimming vegetation 
  • Clearing downed trees and limbs 
  • Correcting water-related problems along park trails 
  • Performing general trail maintenance 
  • Maintaining and repairing equipment 
  • Using hand tools, chainsaws, trimmers and other power equipment 
  • Providing visitors with park information and regulations


Education: None

Experience: None


Applicants must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., be comfortable using trail equipment, and be able to work weekends, evenings, and holidays as scheduled.


Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program, have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.

Leave may be granted to a contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.


The online application is strongly preferred. If you are unable to apply online, you may submit a paper application and supplemental questionnaire to: Department of Natural Resources, Human Resources, 580 Taylor Avenue, C-3 Annapolis, MD 21401. The Human Resources unit is not responsible for applications sent to any other address.

Faxed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the application. 

If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at

Inquiries regarding this recruitment can be directed to Emilee Knott at

TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay 

Candidates with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.

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