Title: STATE PARK PEACE OFFICER (RANGER) Salary: $3,344.00 - $5,370.00 Posted: 06/13/2014
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 Hollister Hills Sector office in Hollister. This position will work under the direction of the State Park Peace Officer Supervisor (Ranger). This position serves as a team member with primary responsibility for park operation and law enforcement duties, which include but are not limited to: emergency medical response, technical rope rescue, resource management, sound monitoring programs, day use and campground patrol, trail patrol, leading park aides and volunteers, fee collection, accounting, law enforcement reports, and data collection. The District offers many opportunities for growth, including becoming an EMR, DT, firearms, ATV, or motorcycle instructor. The certification and operation of four-wheel drive vehicles, off-highway motorcycles, and all-terrain vehicles is required. There are two vacant positions available. These positions are pending Personnel Office review. State housing is not available. For further information regarding these positions, please contact Matthew Allen at (831) 636-2016 or Matthew.Allen@parks.ca.gov.
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.
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