The County's Regional Parks Department strives to offer recreational opportunities for the enrichment of County residents and visitors while protecting the County's natural, cultural, historical and land resources. We are currently recruiting for Park Rangers II who assist in the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of grounds, equipment, and facilities; operate, maintain and repair various equipment, tools, and vehicles; and order supplies and equipment. Park Rangers II inform the public of park features and regulations; maintain order and security; report incidents of injury and vandalism; register visitors; collect fees and coordinate the use of park facilities; and oversee the inspection and enforcement of standards of cleanliness, sanitation and safety.
The eligible list will be used to fill current and future vacancies as they occur throughout the County. Parks and their locations are: Prado (Chino), Cucamonga-Guasti (Ontario), Glen Helen (San Bernardino), Mojave Narrows (Victorville), Calico Ghost Town (Yermo, near Barstow), and Yucaipa (Yucaipa).
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Availability: Employees are on-call as necessary and may be required to work nights, weekends and holidays.
Physical: This position requires frequent lifting, carrying and moving of items weighing up to 60 pounds as well as walking, standing, kneeling, stooping and climbing on uneven surfaces. Employees work outdoors year-round often under extreme weather conditions.
Travel/License: Travel throughout the county is required. Employees will be required to make provision for transportation. At the time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced and maintained for the individual providing transportation. Please visit the Regional Parks Department website at www.sbcounty.gov/parks for a listing of county-wide park locations.
Experience: One (1) year of full-time equivalent experience in a construction, retail, parks, project management or customer service related industry, such as a recreational environment, logistics/operations, or hospitality which includes direct, in-person contact with the general public as primary duty of the job. Experience must be clearly detailed on the work history section of the application.
San Bernardino County is located in the heart of Southern California, home to over 2 million residents, encompassing 20,160 square miles from the Nevada State line and the Colorado River to the LA County line. This gives San Bernardino County a diverse climate and geography, from mountains as high as 11,502 feet, to the desert as low as 181 feet, and beautiful valleys in between. Pristine lakes and rivers, snow-capped mountain resorts, flowering deserts, and many other family-oriented recreational attractions take advantage of the natural assets of the area, most within an hour's drive. Families enjoy affordable housing, excellent schools, colleges and universities, and easy access to airports, hospitals, libraries, and parks. The County provides a safe, clean and healthy environment for residents. A variety of shopping and business opportunities abound, in this, the largest County in the contiguous United States.