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Temporary Park Superintendent I

Company: State of Nebraska
Location: Fort Calhoun
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:


This is a temporary assignment expected to last 11 months from start date

Location:Fort Atkinson State Historical Park in Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

Examples of Work

Under administrative direction and oversight of the Park Superintendent III, will assist with administering, managing, and supervising the following; park facility maintenance, grounds-keeping, visitor center management, artifact inventory/maintenance, events, and other park-related operations. Duties will include grounds-keeping, cultural and natural resource management, trail maintenance, event coordination/planning, equipment and facility maintenance, and campground management. Assist with the development and implementation of events and activities including: living history programming, wayside exhibits, visitor center displays, special events, partnership development, and volunteer coordination.

Qualifications / Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in park/recreation management or a related field; (wildlife, fisheries, natural resources sciences, public administration, history, cultural resource preservation or interpretation, travel and tourism, and planning) AND one year related experience. Related coursework/training and/or experience in park/recreation management or related field may substitute for the Bachelor's degree on a year-for-year basis.

OTHER: Driver's license is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Experience and/or education related to park management; natural and cultural resource issues, techniques, principles and practices; public education and interpretation of cultural and natural resources; knowledge of park, museum, or visitor center operations including resale, customer service, permit sales, and financial management. Ability to plan, manage, analyze and evaluate park activities and events; establish and maintain community and public relations with businesses, special interest groups, and state, local and federal agencies; communicate clear and effectively; plan, direct and evaluate the work of subordinate personnel; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public; enforce park rules and regulations; perform physical tasks such as grounds-keeping and structure/equipment repairs.

Keywords: State of Nebraska, Omaha , Temporary Park Superintendent I, Other , Fort Calhoun, Nebraska

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