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Summer Seasonal Jobs with State of NJ

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             Summer Seasonal Jobs with State of NJ

Each year, the NJ State Park Service hires approximately 600 people to fill seasonal jobs from May through September. These jobs include: 

• LIFEGUARDS (No experience necessary-we train and obtain USLA Certification)
• GENERAL MAINTENANCE - Clear an area of trash, litter and debris, maintain grounds, buildings and/or piers and operate mowing equipment. Operation of power tools and equipment as permitted by the New Jersey Child Labor regulations NJAC 12:58. 
• SEASONAL VISITOR SERVICE - Provide accurate information to visitors at various facilities throughout an area, report emergencies and direct traffic. Perform visual inspections of area facilities and grounds. 
• SEASONAL NATURAL OR HISTORIC EDUCATOR - Conduct nature and/or historic tours. Assist in the preparation of public information materials, displays and programs. May demonstrate, perform and interpret craftwork under supervision. 
• OFFICE WORKER - Greet visitors, provide public information, collect fees, issue permits and passes, operate office equipment, type, file and perform billing and payroll functions as needed.

2018 Seasonal Application

No experience is necessary. Salaries range from $8.60 - $10.50 per hour. The minimum age for most positions is 16 years old. For the full announcement and details, visit

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