Park Guide (Fee Collection)

  • National Park Service
  • Wind Cave National Park Visitor Center, U.S. 385, Hot Springs, SD, United States
  • May 19, 2017
Temporary Admin Assistant/Environmental Support Communication/Public Outreach Environmental Education/Interpretation Natural Resources

Job Description

The National Park Service is currently accepting applications to fill one (1) temporary position at Wind Cave National Park, SD. Appointments made under this announcement are limited to 1039 hours (six months) in a service year and may be terminated at any time. Appointments under this announcement are eligible for rehire and/or extension (when initial appointment is less than 1039 hours) if workload and funding allow.  Anticipated Entry on Duty: June, 2017.

Wind Cave National Park is located in the southern Black Hills of southwest South Dakota.  Climate extremes range from sub-zero temperatures during winter to over 100 degrees during summer.

This announcement may be used to fill additional positions if identical vacancies occur within 90 days of the issue date of the referral certificate. 


Duties include preparing and presenting interpretive programs (cave tours, environmental education programs, guided hikes, and interpretive talks), providing information and informal interpretation at the visitor center desk and at other park locations, and fee collection duties (collecting fees for cave tours, selling Annual Passes and Senior Passes, distributing Access Passes, completing shift reports, and securing funds). Other duties may include responding to written or telephone information requests and assisting with interpretive and environmental education projects.  Other duties as assigned. 

Closes Wednesday 5/24/2017

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Job Level



Government- Federal


$14.07/hour. Series & Grade GS-0090-04.

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