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Seasonal Office Clerk Assistant

Recruitment #23-002293-0009


Seasonal/Contractual – No Benefits
Two positions available

CONTRACT PERIOD: March-December 2023 (Starting and ending dates are negotiable) 
16-40 hours/week (Weekends and Holidays)




Western Region – Green Ridge State Forest; Flintstone, MD

Main Purpose of Job

The Department of Natural Resources, Forest Service/Western Region, is currently accepting applications for an Office Clerk Assistant position located at Green Ridge State Forest in Flintstone, Maryland. The incumbent will greet the public, open incoming mail, answer telephone calls, maintain routine statistical and numerical records requiring basic arithmetic computations, using a computer, and perform other office related duties.
The selected candidate will be required to work weekends and/or holidays.


Education: Completion of the eighth grade.

Experience: None


  • Knowledge of English, spelling, punctuation, grammar and basic arithmetic
  • Ability to learn to perform clerical tasks and basis office procedures
  • Ability to learn to operate office equipment
  • Ability to learn to update and maintain files, logs and other records
  • Ability to learn to screen and respond to telephone inquiries and questions from visitors
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public, co-workers and others.


Persons in this position may be assigned duties which require the operation of an automobile or other motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess the appropriate operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.


Please make sure you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not accept information submitted after this date. Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be considered for this position. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Report all education and experience related to the essential functions and qualifications of this position. For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must be provided prior to hire.


There are no benefits being offered for this position at this time.


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, need to make adjustments to a submitted application or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management at ; ATTN: Recruitment and Examination Division.

Inquiries regarding this recruitment can be directed to Courtney Blackistone 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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