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Salary: $4,590.00 - $6,260.00
Posted: 05/09/2014

Job Description:
***This is a Peace Officer Position. To be eligible, you must meet the minimum qualifications established by the Department of Human Resources AND either be currently eligible or eligible for reinstatement as a PC 830.2, California State Peace Officer. If you are not a current peace officer employed by a State of California agency and in possession of a POST – Basic Certificate, you are not eligible for this position and must apply to take the State Park Peace Officer Cadet (Ranger/Lifeguard) Exam when offered.  For further information regarding your rights and eligibility please visit the Department Link listed below before calling or emailing the listed contact.***

The reporting location for this position is the Ranger Station located in Oceano or as otherwise directed. This position will work under the direction of the Chief Ranger or designee. This position oversees the District aquatics programs consisting of a young and developing Seasonal Lifeguard program and Junior Lifeguard program, and aquatic safety, education and outreach programs. The incumbent will share supervision of thirteen full-time State Park Peace Officers including Lifeguard, K-9 and Ranger positions as well as permanent intermittent and seasonal employees assigned to the Visitor Services function. The position will interface and possibly be assigned as designated lead for concessionaires, volunteers, park associations, and park visitors, including media and PIO positions. Effective communication both verbally and in writing of State park rules, regulations, and procedures is essential in this position. Knowledge of personnel management, business and public administration, employee evaluation and development, and Equal Employment Opportunity objectives and policies are necessary. The incumbent will demonstrate knowledge of principles and practices in managing natural and cultural resources, aquatic safety, public safety, planning, budgeting, scheduling, and bargaining contracts through the course of their duties. This position is pending Personnel approval. State housing is not available. For further information regarding this position, please contact Kevin Pearce at (805) 773-7177 or

Please send your Standard State Application, Form 678, to the contact address listed below. Please note the position number on the application and include any necessary documentation required to be eligible for the job.

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
None Specified 548 - 554 - 0991 - 002
Location County
OHMVR Division / Oceano Dunes District SAN Luis OBISPO
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
1416 9th Street, Room 1018
Sacramento, 95814
Kevin Pearce
(805) 773-7177

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