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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/06/21

Applications Due10/27/21

Vacancy ID92442

AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitlePark and Recreation Aide 7

Occupational CategoryEducation, Teaching

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $17.98 to $17.98 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Labor Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40

Workday

From 12 AM

To 12 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Nassau

Street Address Hempstead Lake State Park

1000 Lake Drive

City West Hempstead

StateNY

Zip Code11552

Minimum Qualifications • A degree in natural sciences, such as conservation biology, ecology, natural resource management, environmental studies, or a relevant discipline, etc.
• Experience in teaching, traditional or non-traditional setting.
• Strong interest in and commitment to environmental stewardship.
• Ability to work as a positive team member.
• Must possess a valid driver’s license as a term and condition of employment.
• Experience handling animals a plus.
• Strong written skill a plus

Duties Description NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation on Long Island
has recently opened a visitors’ center in Hempstead Lake State Park, to enhance and expand
environmental educational programming for Long Island residents and park visitors. Patrons
who gain an understanding and appreciation will become better stewards of the natural world.

The employee job responsibilities will include, but won’t be limited
to:
• Provide environmental programs for variety of demographics and patron groups
• Develop new educational programming, including content, teaching props, visual guides
and crafts to augment learning
• Interact with the visitor center patrons
• Assist in display upkeep

Additional Comments Health benefits, including dental and vision, will be discussed at the interview.

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

Name Annie McIntyre

Telephone (631) 581-1072

Fax

Email Address LongIsland.Employment@parks.ny.gov

Address

Street 4095 Sunrise Highway

City Bohemia

State NY

Zip Code 11716

 

Notes on ApplyingPositions will be opened until filled. Please e-mail LongIsland.Employment@parks.ny.gov the following:

• completed part 1 pre-employment application
• cover letter
• resume
• three references

Part 1 Pre-employment application can be found at http://nysparks.com/employment/park-employment.aspx.

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