Seasonal Positions

County of York job application

(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.

Assistant Manager of Natural Resources

Works with the Manager of Natural Resources to accomplish the following: Oversee all aspects of the Lake Redman Boat Rental, painting various gates or signs as needed, responsible for keeping all park bulletin boards up-to-date, Invasive plant control throughout the park system, boundary inspections as needed, perform various trail maintenance projects throughout the park system, gather park attendance numbers through the use of vehicle counters, oversee various volunteer groups to plant trees, litter pickup, painting and other projects.  Must be 16 years old or older and possess a valid PA driver’s license

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.


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.

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 question.

Seasonal Environmental Educator       

Nixon Park Seasonal Environmental Educator Job Description

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   atwolfgang@yorkcountypa.gov . The application deadline has been extended to Feb. 23, 2018.