Employment

SEASONAL POSITIONS AVAILABLE 2022

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PARKS MAINTENANCE

Our maintenance staff is responsible for maintaining a broad range of properties located within picturesque York, ME. Daily assignments working in public parks, beaches and athletic fields in conjunction with a team atmosphere make for a great summer job opportunity. If you display a strong work ethic, good public relation skills and share our community philosophy, our maintenance department might be the right place for you this summer.  Approximate employment dates: May 1st thru September; Hours per week: 40

 

CEMETERY MAINTENANCE

Our cemetery maintenance crew is responsible for the upkeep of 300+ ancient burial grounds and veteran’s graves here in York. Our crew works seasonally to track down, map, restore and protect these historical landmarks. Daily assignments include GIS mapping, research, landscaping and gravestone repairs. Make your summer rewarding by joining our unique and professional crew.

Approximate employment dates: June 1st thru September; Hours per week: 40

 

CUSTODIANS

Our custodial staff manages 4 seasonal restroom facilities at or near York’s beaches. Working and cleaning in this busy atmosphere can be both challenging and rewarding. In addition to maintaining clean and inviting facilities, our custodians display a positive attitude, attention to detail and a willingness to help and communicate exceptionally well with the public.

Approximate employment dates: June 1st thru September; Hours per week: 20-40

 

GENERAL RECREATION/ DAY CAMP COUNSELORS

Our comprehensive community recreation and enrichment program provides a wide variety of opportunities for participants of all ages. We seek to employ many seasonal counselors in various programs and camps. Rolling applications are accepted throughout the year and interviews are offered when a candidate meets the criteria for a vacancy. Recreation positions may include, but are not limited to: gift shop clerks, day camp counselors, track & field coaches, youth soccer director, and enrichment instructors.

Approximate employment dates: Mid-June thru August; Hours per week: varies

YORK BEACH LIFEGUARDS

A squad of 13 USLA certified York Beach Ocean Rescue lifeguards protect York’s beaches every season. YBOR is one of only 7 USLA certified staffs in all of New England, and trains individuals to be highly effective ocean rescue-lifeguards, as well as good citizens. YBOR is an integral part of the York Parks and Recreation Department and often assists in other recreation programs as well . Apply now, interviews will begin in early spring and application materials should be submitted as early as possible. Qualifications include the ability to swim and run and a true desire to set and meet challenging goals. All YBOR lifeguards will be medically and physically certified within the YBOR program by certified USLA instructors at no cost to the candidate.

Approximate employment dates: Mid-June thru August; Hours per week: 40+

CONSERVATION STEWARDS

Conservation Stewards will assist with natural resource management, visitor/recreation management, trail maintenance and park operations. Stewards will primarily be located at Mount Agamenticus but will also report to the Cliff Walk and other park locations as needed. Work will entail a variety of trail, trailhead and facilities maintenance projects along with public outreach tasks to include improving/maintaining paths and walkways, landscaping, cleaning, restoring native habitat, promoting safe and responsible use, and leading volunteers.

For a full job description and application instructions, please click HERE

Approximate employment dates: mid-May through the end of August; Hours per week: 32-40

 

MOUNT AGAMENTICUS OUTREACH INTERNSHIP (VOLUNTEER)

This Internship Program is a work/learning experience for students interested in environmental education, natural resource protection, stewardship, and parks & recreation management.  Mount A provides interns with exceptional outreach and educational opportunities focusing on current conservation issues.  Interns will help staff the summit Learning Lodge, develop and present displays, activities, and educational programs that teach the public about wildlife, habitats, and the natural resources found here.

 For a full job description and application instructions, please click HERE

 Approximate employment dates: min. 10-week commitment between May 16-Oct 17; Hours per week: 20

NUBBLE LIGHT GIFT SHOP CLERK

The Nubble Lighthouse Gift Shop is open seasonally and raises funds for the restoration efforts at Nubble Light. Four to Five clerks help run the Gift Shop each season (with the support of a strong volunteer crew) stocking shelves, tagging merchandise, folding apparel, greeting guests and ringing in sales at the register. Store hours are 9:00am – 7:00pm, seven days per week from the first of May thru mid October.

Approximate employment dates: First of May thru mid October; Hours per week: 20-40

 

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