• Kendall Hills in summer bloom by Jeffrey Gibson

    Cuyahoga Valley

    National Park Ohio

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  • Towpath Trail Closure

    Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. More »

  • Other Closures

    Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure. Plateau Trail Bridge, north of Valley Picnic Area is closed. No detours. Plateau & Oak Hill trails are open. More »

  • Riverview Road Repaving

    Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15. Road is open but there are still delays due to construction. Allow extra time. More »

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NPS COLLECTION

USAJOBS Website
All federal positions are posted on USAJOBS, the official job site of the U.S. federal government. This includes permanent, term, and seasonal positions. Check periodically for new postings.

Permanent positions become vacant occasionally. The application process varies for each job; please see announcement details.

Most summer seasonal positions at Cuyahoga Valley and other national parks will be posted in January and selections made beginning in March.

For general employment information, click here.

Questions?
For questions about federal positions at national parks, visit this web page for a list of regional contacts.

Internships
Internships are a great way to gain practical experience; apply classroom learning; explore career options related to outdoor education, park management, recreation, natural and cultural resource management, and non-profit management; gain professional skills and self-confidence; and establish connections and build a network of professional contacts.
Click here for current internships in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Volunteer Opportunities
Click here to learn about volunteer opportunities at Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Did You Know?

Historic photo of canal boats along the Ohio & Erie Canal.

The Ohio & Erie Canal, which runs through Cuyahoga Valley National Park, was a 308-mile waterway connecting Lake Erie to the Ohio River. This transportation route, which influenced local and national prosperity, was dug entirely by hand by mostly German and Irish immigrants.