STATE PARK ATTENDANT I
PG 8 - $10.96/hour
Represents Vermont State Parks professionally and courteously while performing the general day-to-day maintenance and operation of assigned park. Position reports to the State Park Manager, Assistant Manager or State Park Lead Attendant.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
Routine grounds and facility care such as cleaning restrooms; raking and removing litter and rubbish from picnic areas and campsites, beaches, roadways and all public spaces; tending to flower gardens, maintaining wood supply, and preparing and painting park structures. General park operations such as assisting visitors with reservations; processing payment for camping registrations and day-use visitor fees; providing excellent customer service both over the phone and in-person; boat rentals; concession sales; serving as member of park emergency management team; and assisting with accident/incident investigations. Must work as a team player with all staff members while accomplishing all assigned duties. Completion of other tasks and duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Skill in use of cash register and computer.
Ability and willingness to work with other people as part of a team.
Knowledge of Vermont State Parks policies and procedures as relative to position.
Fundamental customer service skills.
Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
Basic cash handling skills.
Work often occurs outdoors in all weather and temperature extremes of the May through October Vermont season. Work may include regular use of hand and power tools and equipment such as hammers and hand saws. Significant time may also be spent within the park office/contact station in a non-air-conditioned environment. Duties require considerable interaction with the public. Position may require weekend and evening work.
MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: