About the Department of Conservation and Recreation:
The Department of Conservation and Recreation manages one of the largest and most diverse state parks systems in the nation and protects and enhances natural resources and outdoor recreational opportunities throughout Massachusetts. DCR is a dynamic agency, and is one of the largest park systems in the nation. The DCR system includes over 450,000 acres of parks, forests, water supply protection lands, beaches, lakes, ponds, playgrounds, swimming pools, skating rinks, golf courses, trails and parkways.
Performs maintenance tasks in order to assure a well maintained, safe and clean facility, including but not limited to, restroom cleaning, building cleaning and working with employees on all projects as needed.
Patrols recreational areas and facilities to maintain security and ensure compliance with applicable rules, regulations and policies.
Maintains records and prepares reports concerning assigned work to provide information and make appropriate recommendations.
Operating and performing routine maintenance on various types of equipment and vehicles; providing information to the general public; and using small hand tools.
Provide accurate information to park visitors about all park related activities available to them.
Perform other related duties as required.
Minimum Entrance Requirements: None.
I. Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) Certificate issued by the American Heart Association or American Red Cross
II. Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Standard First Aid and Personal Safety Certificate issued by the American Red Cross.
III. Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operator's License.
Start Date: June 2, 2013
End Date: September 2, 2013
40hrs a week (Days off/shifts vary)
Interviews will be conducted at the end of the posting period. Successful candidates may be required to start immediately.