COLUMBUS, OHIO – Looking for seasonal employment and love working outdoors? Attend one of two job fairs being held at multiple sites across the state by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) on Saturday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Interested applicants will be given information on vacancies and how to apply for seasonal positions at each job fair for state park and watercraft job openings. Additionally, staff will be available to answer questions and provide information. Most positions require a valid driver’s license and ability to work weekend hours, as needed.
Job Fair Locations
Feb. 13, 20 – Maumee Bay State Park Lodge
1750 State Park Road #2
Oregon, Ohio 43616
Feb. 13, 20 – Wingfoot Lake State Park Office
993 Goodyear Park Blvd.
Mogadore, Ohio 44260
Feb. 13 – Alum Creek State Watercraft/Park Office
3305 S. Old State Road
Delaware, OH 43015
Feb. 13, 20– ODNR Columbus Headquarters
2045 Morse Road
Columbus, Ohio 43229
Feb. 20 – Hocking Hills State Park Dining Lodge
20020 State Route 664 S.
Logan, Ohio 43138
Feb. 13 – Caesar Creek State Park Office
8570 E State Route 73
Waynesville, Ohio 45068-9719
Feb. 20 – East Fork State Park Office
3294 Elklick Road
Bethel, Ohio 45106
Feb. 13 – Salt Fork State Park Golf Course Pro Shop
14755 Cadiz Road
Lore City, Ohio 43755
Feb. 20 – Shawnee State Park Lodge
4404B State Route 125
West Portsmouth, Ohio 45663
Available positions include natural resource specialists, lifeguards and naturalist aides. Duties for natural resource specialists include general cleaning, boat ramp and building maintenance, minor repair work, as well as landscape and trail maintenance. Applicants interested in applying for a life guard position must show proof of lifeguard training and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation certification.
Naturalist aides will be responsible for developing nature interpretive and educational programming for park visitors. Qualified applicants must have a combination of biology, botany, zoology and outdoor recreation work experience or college credits.
For more information regarding the ODNR Job Fairs, call 614-265-6561.
ODNR ensures a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all. Visit the ODNR website at ohiodnr.gov.