This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
Reporting directly to Park Ranger II, Park Ranger III, and Chief Park Ranger/Executive Secretary (P&R), act as a special officer as enumerated in Boston Police Rule 400A, by patrolling parks, playgrounds, historic sites and conservation areas in order to promote compliance with Parks Department rules and regulations; by protecting natural and cultural resources; by enhancing visitor experiences through visibility, interpretive programming and visitor information; and by performing related work as required.
Applicants must have (A) at least two (2) years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in park or resource management or natural cultural history interpretation or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitution below. Substitution: An Associate's Degree or higher with a major in park or recreation management, natural resource management, or park interpretation may be substituted for one year of the required (B) experience. Criminal Justice course work a plus.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Must have and maintain a current Massachusetts driver's license.
Boston Parks and Recreation Department - Franklin Park Maintenance Yard
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: BPR/PR1-1
Hours per week: 40