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Employment Opportunities

Make your mark on New Hampshire State Parks!

Come work outside with us, we have opportunities for all levels and skill sets!

You'll work in some of New Hampshire’s most iconic locations while helping our guests build memories that last a lifetime. Your work will contribute to what makes the granite state so great by helping to preserve and protect New Hampshire’s natural and cultural resources for generations to come! 

Benefits of working for New Hampshire State Parks:

Seasonal Employee benefits

 
  • Family Day Use Pass 
  • Camping Pass - 2 free nights 
  • Holiday Pay
  • 20% discount off in retail stores 
  • Training: customer service, equipment, driving, safety, CPR, and management 
  • Dental benefits (30+ hrs a week) 
    • One Person Plan $20.50 per pay period
    • Two Person Plan $39.23 per pay period
    • Family Plan $68.69 per pay period
  • Fun and friendly atmosphere, with a structured schedule. 

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Preserve the past, protect the present, build the future. Make your mark on NH State Parks! Apply Now! 
After you complete your application, please email it to the address listed below at your preferred NH State Park.

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Seasonal Positions 2024

SEACOAST REGION


Ocean Lifeguards - NH State Beach Patrol
Open try-outs:
May 11 & 12, May 18 &19, May 25, 26 & 27. All start at 9:00 am, Hampton Main Beach.
Try-out requirements: Must be at least 16 years old. Complete RUN-SWIM-RUN. No certification required. 
For more information contact: Chief Patrick Murphy at Patrick.Murphy@dncr.nh.gov or 603-717-6108
Hiring Flyer

Hampton Beach/Wallis Sands State Park, Assistant Park Manager (Park Supervisor II)
Assist in the management of operations of multiple state parks to ensure exceptional customer service is provided to park visitors. Duties include assigning work and leading a small crew. May-October, 40 hrs. a week, weekends and holidays required. Some nights required. ​Starting pay is $22.06 - $23.86/hr. based on experience. Contact:  Contact: Laura.J.Morrissey@dncr.nh.gov

 

Seacoast Vehicle and Equipment Mechanic (Park Attendant III)
Currently looking for team member for basic maintenance of trucks, UTV’s and small engines at multiple Seacoast State Park locations. .May-October, Part time and full-time positions available 7am-3:30pm. ​Starting pay is $17.46/hr.
Contact: Laura.J.Morrissey@dncr.nh.gov
 
Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion, Portsmouth, NH (Park Attendant I)
Duties include but are not limited to: Visitor Services including welcoming, conducting tours (scheduled and unscheduled), use of reservation system, processing payments, and assisting retail operations. Visitor Center and museum maintenance and cleaning as needed. Part-time seasonal positions are from May 24 - October 14, Friday - Monday,10:00am-4:00pm. Last tour begins at 3:00pm. Starting pay is $14.50/hr. Weekends and holidays required. Contact: Elizabeth Jurgilewicz at Elizabeth.R.Jurgilewicz@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

Respond with which park you would like to work at and part time or full time.
 

SOUTH REGION
 

Clough State Park, Weare, NH (Park Attendant I) 
Currently looking for team members for visitor services, trail work, grounds & janitorial crew. Full-time and part-time seasonal positions start in April and go through mid-November. Weekend and holiday hours are expected. Starting pay is $14.50/hr.

Contact: cloughstatepark@dncr.nh.gov for more information. 

Pawtuckaway State Park, Nottingham, NH (Park Attendant I) 
Currently looking for team members for visitor services, trail work, grounds & janitorial crew. Full-time and part-time seasonal positions start in April and go through mid-November. Weekend and holiday hours are expected. Starting pay is $14.50/hr.

Contact: pawtuckawaysp@dncr.nh.gov for more information. 

Pawtuckaway State Park, Nottingham, NH (Park Attendant II)
Looking for night patrol positions for the Pawtuckaway campground. This position is second shift. Full-time and part-time seasonal positions start in April and go through mid-November. Weekend and holiday hours are expected.  
Starting pay is $15.62/hr.
Contact: pawtuckawaysp@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

Robert Frost Farm State Historic Site, Derry, NH (Park Attendant I)

Duties include but are not limited to: Visitor Services including welcoming, conducting tours (scheduled and unscheduled), use of reservation system, processing payments, and assisting retail operations. Visitor Center and museum maintenance and cleaning as needed. Part-time seasonal positions are from May 24 - October 14, Thursday - Monday,10:00am-5:00pm. Last tour begins at 4:00pm. Starting pay is $14.50/hr. Contact: Justine Golden at Justine.A.Golden@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

Respond with which park you would like to work at and part time or full time.

CENTRAL REGION

Choose your location! All Parks in the Central Region are hiring:

Crawford Notch State ParkHarts Location, NH  (Park Attendant I & Park Attendant II) We are currently filling seasonal positions for visitor services, grounds, and facilities crew. Full and part time positions are available. Flexible scheduling from April to October, with day, afternoon, and evening hours all possible. Weekdays, weekends, and holidays needed. Growth opportunities available. Pay range between $14.50/hr.-$15.62/hr. based on experience. Contact: centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.
 

Crawford Notch State ParkHarts Location, NH  (Park Attendant III) We are currently filling seasonal position leads for campground visitor services and grounds/facilities crew. Full time positions are available. Weekdays, weekends, and holidays needed. Growth opportunities available. Starting pay $17.46/hr. Contact: centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

Wellington State Park, Bristol, NH (Park Attendant I) We are currently filling seasonal positions for visitor services, grounds, and facilities crew. Full and part time positions are available. Flexible scheduling from April to October, with day, afternoon, and evening hours all possible. Weekdays, weekends, and holidays needed. Growth opportunities available. Starting pay is $14.50/hr. Contact: centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

White Lake State Park, Tamworth, NH PM Custodial (Park Attendant I)
Responsible to maintaining and cleaning park building and bathrooms. Collects trash along trails, paths and operating buildings. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Driver's license required. Weekends Required – Custodial Shift: 2PM-10PM. Starting pay is $14.50/hr. 
Contact: centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

White Lake State Park, Tamworth, NH, Park Attendant I (Night Patrol)
Looking for night patrol positions for the campground. This position is second shift. Full-time and part-time seasonal positions start in April and go through mid-November. Weekend and holiday hours are expected. Starting pay is $15.10/hour. Contact: centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

White Lake State Park, Tamworth, NH, Park Attendant I (Custodial)
Responsible to maintaining and cleaning park building and bathrooms. Collects trash along trails, paths and operating buildings. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Weekends Required – Custodial Shift: 7:30AM - 4PM. Starting pay is $14.50/hr.
 centralregionparks@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

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WHITE MOUNTAIN REGION


 
Franconia Notch State Park – Echo Lake Beach, Franconia, NH (Park Attendant I)
Varieties of responsibilities including working beach retail shop, cashing out customers, and helping customers with boats at beach dock. Experience using POS is preferred but not required. Willing to get into water to unhook and re-hook boats, canoes, and pedal boats. Basic knowledge of how to operate canoes, kayaks, and pedal boats preferred.
Weekends Required –Shifts: 8AM –6PM. Starting pay is $14.50/hr.
Contact
David.M.Webster@dncr.nh.gov 

Franconia Notch State Park, Franconia, NH, Retail Clerk (Park Attendant II)
Operate register and assist with restocking inventory in all locations at Franconia Notch State Park. Works in both the Flume Gorge Retail Shop and Tramway Retail Shop as assigned. Weekends Required – Shifts: 9AM - 5:30PM/9AM - 4PM.  Starting pay is $15.62/hr.
Contact:
 David.M.Webster@dncr.nh.gov
 
Franconia Notch State Park, Franconia, NH, Cannon Mountain PM Custodial (Park Attendant I)
Responsible to maintaining and cleaning park building and bathrooms. Collects trash along trails, paths and operating buildings. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Weekends Required – Custodial Shift: 2PM-10PM.
Starting pay is $14.50/hr. Contact: 
David.M.Webster@dncr.nh.gov

Respond with which park you would like to work at and part time or full time.


GREAT NORTH WOODS REGION



Weeks State Park and the John Wingate Weeks State Historic Site, Lancaster, NH (Park Attendant I)
Duties include but are not limited to: Visitor Services including welcoming, conducting tours (scheduled and unscheduled), use of reservation system, processing payments, and assisting retail operations. Visitor Center and museum maintenance and cleaning as needed. Part-time seasonal positions start in May and go through mid-October. Weekend and holiday hours are expected. Starting pay is $14.50/hr. Contact: Rachel Bruce at 603-259-6357 or Rachel.M.Bruce@dncr.nh.gov for more information.

Respond with which park you would like to work at and part time or full time.
 

Full-time positions (year-round):

Program Assistant - Parking Enterprise Program

Help us fulfill our mission of providing NH citizens and guests with outstanding recreational, educational, and inspirational experiences! We are currently looking to hire a Program Assistant for the Parking Enterprise Program.

This position serves as the initial contact for parking payments as well as all parking citation appeals. It is a part-time position (up to 29 hours per week) offering some flexibility to work around your daily schedule. 

The position is typically located in Concord but will occasionally require working (using a state pool vehicle for transport) on New Hampshire’s Seacoast. Aside from the opportunity to occasionally enjoy the views of the ocean while working, you will also receive a Family Day Use Pass and 2 free nights of camping when you become a member of our team.  Come join our fun and friendly atmosphere!  Apply online and search for Job ID# 40758.

 

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