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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/01/23

Applications Due07/21/23

Vacancy ID123193


AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitlePark and Recreation Seasonal Positions - Erie County

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $14.63 to $22.75 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Labor Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Hours and schedule vary and may include nights/weekends. Part time schedules are available.

Hours Per Week 40


From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Erie

Street Address To Be Determined

City To Be Determined


Zip Code14201

Minimum Qualifications There are no Civil Service minimum qualifications. Qualifications for each seasonal position are based on operating needs and vary based on the assigned work location and job title.

Duties Description It's never too early to start planning for summer employment!

Seasonal employees are typically employed between Memorial Day and Labor Day (may vary based on location). Park and Recreation Aides can work in many different areas within a park or historic site, including:
-Park Offices
-Park and Trail Maintenance
-Historic Site Interpretation
-Environmental Education
-Golf Courses and Pro Shops
-Patron Assistance
...and more!

Many park regions also employ a limited number of seasonal trades people and recreation specialists.

Additional Comments Pay:
-Current hourly salaries for Park and Recreation Aides range from $14.20/hr. to $22.09/hr. depending on location, type of work available and the experience of the applicant.

-Pay rates are scheduled to increase in April to $14.63-$22.76

-Learn about permanent opportunities within NYS Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation
-CSEA tuition vouchers
-NYS retirement membership

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Personnel



Email Address


Street 3160 DeVeaux Woods Drive

City Niagara Falls

State NY

Zip Code 14305


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in being considered for a seasonal position, please submit a resume to – using the subject line “Seasonal Employment 2023”.

If you do not have a resume, you can submit our application, linked below, to the email address above -

Join our team and come see why it's great to work for New York State Parks!

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