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12/17 Rocky Ridge park trails are OPEN to bikes/horses. Kain & Spring Valley Park trails are still CLOSED due to muddy conditions.

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Employment

Seasonal Positions

NO OPEN POSITIONS AT THIS TIME 

(A seasonal position is employed for less than one year)


Maintenance Employee

This position is hired to help assist the maintenance workers in their daily jobs. This job consists of any of the following: cutting grass, trimming, painting, repairing, trail upkeep, fence installation, cleaning and general maintenance.

Boat Attendant

A person qualified for this job must be able to: work well with the public, assist boat renters into and out of boats, work with minimal supervision, and run a cash register. This position requires the applicant to be 16 years of age or older, and able to work weekends.

Gardener

This seasonal position is part time. The gardener provides park wide maintenance of all landscaping of buildings and grounds. An individual must demonstrate practical landscape gardening experience and knowledge of nursery, greenhouse and bedding plants.

Program Assistant

This position is responsible for developing and implementing age appropriate lesson plans that include crafts, activities, hikes, canoe trips, snacks, songs, and more for 8 week-long summer programs for kids ages 3-13.  Other duties include assisting with public programs, staffing the nature center, and volunteer related operations.  This position requires first aid, CPR and AED certification as well as some college education.  Interested applicants please send cover letter, resume and County of York application to, Nixon Park at nixoncountypark@yorkcountypa.gov

Seasonal Ranger

This position involves extensive public relations. Foot patrol will be performed especially within areas heavily visited by the public. Several duties that may be performed include: checking pavilions, collecting pavilion rental surveys, serving the public, and being available to answer questions.