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An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Agency Name: Department Of Conservation And Recreation

Official Title: Ranger I

Occupational Group: Recreation

Full-time/Part-time: Full-Time

Salary Range:
$26,152.36 to $36,992.02

Bargaining Unit: 02

Shift: Day

Number of Vacancies: 1

Confidential: No

City/Town Location: Baldwinville

Facility Location: Otter River State Forest

Region: Central

Application Deadline: 04/07/2005

Posting ID: 4353

Duties: The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation is seeking Park Rangers to patrol facilities to promote compliance with rules and regulations, protect natural and park resources, and enhance visitor experience through providing a presence and being available for visitor information; coordinate with law enforcement officials for appropriate regulatory action; and perform related work as required.

Most positions begin early to mid May and end sometime between early September and mid-October. Park Rangers normally work a forty-hour week (which includes nights, weekends, and holidays). Uniforms and training are provided; park housing is not.

This position requires a Ranger to cover the entire Region.

Qualifications: Minimum Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have at least (A) two years of full-time, or equivalent part-time experience in park or resource management, environmental education, water resources or water supply management, or natural/cultural history interpretation or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.


I. An Associate's degree or higher with a major in park or recreation management, natural resource management, water resources management, environmental education, or park interpretation may be substituted for the required experience.*

*Education towards such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

Special Requirements:

1. Possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class C motor vehicle operator's license.

2. Possession of a current and valid CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) certificate from the American Red Cross or the American heart Association.

3. Possession of a current and valid standard first aid and personal safety certificate and first responder certificate issued by the American Red Cross.

Preferred Qualifications:

*****Seasonal Employment Opportunity*****

This position has a start date of May 8, 2005 and ends October 15, 2005.

How to apply: Interested persons should respond in writing, accompanied by a resume, cover letter and a DCR application for employment, no later than 5:00 p.m. on the closing date to:

Ollie Peirce, Acting Regional Director
Department of Conservation and Recreation
PO Box 484
Amherst, MA 01001

An application must be completed and returned with a resume.

Resumes will not be considered without an application. Applications are available on the DCR WEB site at

Department Of Conservation And Recreation

Agency Web Address:

Affirmative Action Officer: Ms. MaryBeth Burnand (Acting), (617) 626-1000
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