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Job Opportunity: Off-park Ranger, South Carolina

Aug 11, 2023

Vacancy announcement for Off-park Ranger, Calhoun Falls State Park, Abbeville County, SC


https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sc/jobs/4160515/off-park-ranger

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State of South Carolina Off-Park Ranger

$32,588.00 Annually FTE - Full-Time

Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism

08/11/2023 No

60022656

Full-time, 40 hours per week rotating schedule including weekends and holidays.

$32,588.00

08/02/2023

Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Any misrepresentation will result in your disqualification from employment. Please complete the State application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position. A State application MUST be submitted electronically through the www.careers.sc.gov website.

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Abbeville County, SC 153735
Calhoun Falls State Park

8/18/2023 11:59 PM Eastern AA75

Other Band 4

$32,588.00

Equal Opportunity Employer

South Carolina is making our Veterans a priority for employment in state agencies and institutions.

Job Responsibilities

Calhoun Falls State Park sits along several pine-covered points extending out into sparsely-developed Lake Russell. The Calhoun Falls campground is one of the most coveted in the park system, with spacious RV and tent sites complete with forested, shoreline views of the lake.

Job Purpose and Duties:

Assists with the overall operation and maintenance of a Calhoun Falls State Park. Performs diversified duties as governed by general instruction, policies and standard operating procedures of the department. Assumes the responsibilities of the Park Manager in the absence of higher level employees.

1) Assists with the administrative activities to include, but not limited to, receiving and documenting revenues, preparing reports and making payments in accordance with standard operating procedures.
2) Assists with the operational activities to include supervising specific areas such as retail sales, day use areas, camping, cabins, and other overnight accommodations or special use facilities.

3) Provides a variety of office functions related to callers, correspondence, document filing and retrieval system, etc.
4) Performs continuous public relations activities and assists with educational and recreational programming.
5) Provides assistance and works to maintain a safe environment for park visitors, to include enforcement of park rules, regulations and policies within established limits and in accordance with division policy.
6) Performs routine maintenance and repair activities on buildings and grounds.
7) Practice and promote teamwork within the State Park Service, throughout the agency and with external agency stakeholders. Represents office as an active member on agency teams assigned throughout the year.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

Associate's degree in park management or related field with (1) year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Requirements:

1) Position requires medium to heavy lifting, walking and standing on uneven terrain, crawling and working at heights. Exposure to weather conditions, cleaning agents and other material used in maintaining park facilities and grounds.
2) Ability to work a rotating schedule, to include day and night shifts as well as weekends and holidays.
3) Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with coworkers and the public. Ability to effectively plan and

organize work activities and prioritize task completion according to schedules and goals. Ability to train other employees. 4) Must posses a valid South Carolina Driver's License.

Additional Comments

Actual Job Location: Calhoun Falls State Park.

Full-time, 40 hours per week rotating schedule including weekends and holidays.

The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.

Agency

State of South Carolina

Phone

803-734-0861

Agency

Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Address

1205 Pendleton Street Columbia, South Carolina, 29201

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Off-Park Ranger Supplemental Questionnaire

*QUESTION 1

Do you have an associate's degree in park management or related field with (1) year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience?

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Are you a current SCPRT employee?

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