Wednesday , April 17 2024

National Park Service Jobs – Recreation Assistant

Website National Park Service

Job Description:

The Department of Interior places a high value on diversity of experience and cultural perspectives and encourages applications from all interested eligible candidates, including candidates from all ethnic and racial backgrounds, women, LGBT individuals, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain vigilant surveillance of the activities of park visitors who are not only recreating in the ocean, but also at the water’s edge.
  • Maintain oneself, and also one’s equipment, in a state of constant readiness, to be able to respond-very literally at a moment’s notice-to life-threatening, on-the-job emergencies.
  • Use surf-lifeguarding techniques that focus first and foremost on incident prevention rather than on incident intervention.
  • Monitor weather, tide, ocean current, and related conditions that may not only affect the safety of those recreating in the ocean, but also at the water’s edge.
  • Warn park visitors about actions or conditions that are unsafe both in the ocean and on the beach.
  • Rescue, alone or with others, swimmers in distress or in danger of drowning using a rescue-flotation device, rescue board, ocean kayak, surfboat, or motorized craft.
  • Provide urgent first-aid care, including basic life support and CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation), and the use of oxygen and automated external defibrillator (AED) equipment.

Job Requirements:

  • You will be required to submit to a drug test and receive a negative drug test result prior to appointment. In addition, this position is subject to random testing for illegal drug use.
  • U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication.
  • Meet Selective Service Registration Act requirement for males.
  • Selectee will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit Electronics Funds Transfer Program.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Have graduated from high school or been awarded a certificate equivalent to graduating from high school.

Job Details:

Company: National Park Service

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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