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Full-time Internship with the Facilities Management Division
The Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) is a destination for both locals and international visitors with its sweeping vistas, immense biological diversity, and unique cultural resources. With over 17 million visitors annually and over 80,000 acres of land, the GGNRA is the largest urban national park in the country.
The mission of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s Facilities Management Division is to maintain the park’s buildings and landscaped areas for the use and enjoyment of park staff and visitors. Facilities management involves many different activities carried out by staff and volunteers including maintaining roads and trails, planting native plants, vegetation management, maintaining an extensive irrigation system, and preserving native and historic landscapes. The Maintenance Division Volunteers-In-Parks Program engages the community in order to develop a sense of ownership and civic pride in our parks and foster protection of our cultural and natural resources.We are looking for a motivated and dynamic individual to assist in a variety of duties in the Maintenance Division. This is a highly flexible position that will assist three different crews based out of the beautiful Marin Headlands. The primary duties will be to assist the Housing Manager with the daily needs of housing in historic Fort Cronkhite and Capehart. The position will also provide field and administrative support to the Roads and Volunteer-In-Parks program crews. Most importantly, you will be a part of a diverse team working with NPS staff, interns, and volunteers in helping to maintain housing units, historical structures, and landscapes of the national park.
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The Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and National Park Service strive to engage a workforce reflective of the community it serves. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, gender, national or ethnic origin religion, sexual orientation, or physical disability. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.