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NR Worker
AFTON MN 55001
Category: Other
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  Job posted:   Tue Apr 17, 2018
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# Job Summary
This posting is being used to fill four (4) seasonal, part-time (90%) NR Worker positions, with normal season dates from May 16th through September 4th each year. Typical work week varies with work shifts between 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Work days include weekends and holidays.
This position performs a variety of tasks involved in routine operations and maintenance of the state park.
Responsibilities include:
* Greet park visitors and provide basic information to visitors and callers (e.g. give map of park and direction to campsite, answer most commonly-asked questions).
* Collect fees for state park vehicle permits, camping lodging, boat/bike rental, firewood and park merchandise.
* Perform simple record keeping tasks (e.g., complete routine forms, write notes and messages).
* Assist with park merchandise (e.g., mark prices, stock shelves, and help customers find items).
* Perform routine cleaning tasks (e.g., wash windows, floors, walls, ceilings, toilets, fixtures, vehicles).
* Collect and dispose of litter and other waste products (e.g., pick up trash, empty garbage cans, clean ashes from fire rings).
## Minimum Qualifications:
* Ability to effectively communicate with the public and other employees.
* Ability to comprehend and follow simple oral and written instructions.
* Ability to withstand exposure to adverse weather and/or environmental conditions.
* Ability to use various cleaning supplies and other chemicals.
## Preferred Qualifications:
* Knowledge of Minnesota State Park rules and facilities.
* Experience in retail operations.
* Experience operating a cash register.
## Physical Requirements
Requires occasionally lifting such articles as file boxes and heavy hand tools or heavier materials with help from others and/or lifting and carrying light objects frequently. Even though the weights being lifted may only be a negligible amount, a job is in this category may require walking or standing to a significant degree or may involve sitting most of the time with a degree of pushing and pulling of arm and/or leg controls.
## Additional Requirements
It is our policy that all candidates submit to a background check prior to employment. The background check may consist of the following components:
Employment Reference Check
SEMA4 Records Check
Criminal History Check
Education/license verification
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## Why Work For Us
The Department of Natural Resources is proud to operate within a Culture of Respect that provides a healthy, safe, and productive work environment for all employees. This means that our employees are supportive of a diverse workplace, are respectful to one another and to our customers. We believe that promoting a Culture of Respect allows our employees to do their best work in support of the agency's mission.
## How to Apply
Click "Apply" at the bottom of this page and submit an application/resume that clearly describes how you meet the qualifications listed above. If you are unable to apply online, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to
**_If you are a Connect 700 applicant, please submit your certificate to Erin Tappan at_********_ or fax to 651.296.6494 by the job posting close date._**
## Contact
If you have questions about the position, contact Karen Frey at or 218.595.7104
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The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages participation in all its programs, services and activities and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with disabilities. Anyone who believes they may need a reasonable accommodation in order to fully participate in the job application, interview or selection processes may contact any agency official with whom applicant has contact in the processing of their employment application to request an accommodation. Applicants may also contact the DNR's Affirmative Action office to request an accommodation by: or by calling Sarah Spence-Koivisto at 651.259.5016; or using MN Relay 711.
We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637 or email Please indicate what assistance you need.
*Job Title:* NR Worker
*Location:* _Gooseberry Falls State Park
*Job ID:* 22960
*Full/Part Time:* Part-Time
*Who May Apply:* Open to all qualified applicants
*Date Posted:* 04/16/2018
*Closing Date:* 04/25/2018
*Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit:* Department of Natural Resources
*Hiring Agency:* Department of Natural Resources
*Division/Unit:* Parks and Trails / Region 2 / Gooseberry Falls State Park
*Work Shift:* Rotating Shift
*Work Hours:* Rotating Shift
*Work Shift/Work Hours:* Rotating Shift
*Days of Work:* Varies
*Travel Required:* No
*Salary Range:* $9.65 - $10.25/hourly
*Classified Status:* Classified
*Bargaining Unit/Union:* 218-Commissioner's Plan
*Work Area:* Two Harbors, MN
*Connect 700 Program Eligible:* Yes
*Job Class:* NR Worker
*Working Title:* NR Worker Visitor Center

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