Join a team of dedicated rangers working to help visitors appreciate, understand, and appropriately enjoy Devils Tower National Monument and the Black Hills. You'll expand your personal knowledge and skills by learning about the park and sharing this information with visitors.
In this position, you will provide interpretive, orientation and safety information at the visitor center (50%), you will learn how to design, develop and present interpretive programs (5%) and rove trails (20%). The remaining responsibilities will be as directed by your supervisor.
- $1,100 – one time RT travel allowance
- $400 – weekly living allowance
- $25 weekly commuting allowance (for basic amenities)
- All-Weather Uniform package
- AmeriCorps eligible ($3,247 education award)
- Housing provided on site
- Personal Program Coordinator
- 24-7 Incident Response Support
*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes
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Position ID: PO-00734670
Expected Dates: October 16, 2023 - March 31, 2024
Training Provided: This is an exciting opportunity to learn more about a career with the National Park Service. Training will be provided in interpretive skills and resource management. Other opportunities based on the members career and personal goals may be available.
Educational/Recreational Opportunities: Hiking trails meander for approximately 8 miles (12.1 km) through Devils Tower National Monument. The popular 1.3 mile (2 km) paved Tower Trail circles Devils Tower itself. Other longer trails traverse tranquil forests and meadows in the monument. Technic
Handicap Accessible?: No
Main Area of Focus: Education and Interpretation
AmeriCorps Eligible: Eligible
Driving Logistics: Recommended
Devils Tower is in a remote setting. Even the basic services require a minimum of a 10 mile drive.
Housing or Stipend Provided?
A. Partner will provide suitable housing for the member
The intern will share a studio apartment which will include a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. Laundry facilities, WIFI and bicycles will be available.
US Citizenship: Yes