Trailspace readers often talk about wanting to combine their outdoor passion with a complimentary career. Well, if your dream office is a National Park, check out the job listings at USAjobs.gov, the official job site for the United States Federal Government.
Permanent career, temporary, and seasonal positions as biologists, maintenance workers, cartographers, civil engineer, rangers, guides, forest fire technicians, and more are listed on the site. To view openings, visit USAjobs.gov to search jobs and refine results by selecting "Interior, Department of the."
Individuals who want to volunteer or intern in a National Park should visit www.nps.gov/getinvolved/volunteer.htm and www.nps.gov/aboutus/jobsforstudents.htm
For more info: NPS Work With Us
(Photo above, of a ranger at Acadia National Park, by Ginny Reams/NPS)