Before you apply for a position with Denali National Park & Preserve, be sure to review the entire vacancy announcement carefully. Each vacancy announcement contains specific information about the duties of the position and the qualifications required.
After reviewing the vacancy announcement, if you are interested in the position and believe you meet the qualification requirements, you must then mail us the application package (faxed or e-mailed applications will NOT be accepted).
Preparing an applicaiton for a Federal governement job is a little different than preparing one for other employers.
REMEMBER: Several-page-long applications are common and preferred!
When you apply for a position with Denali National Park & Preserve, you may submit either a Federal Government application form (OF-612, Optional Application for Federal Employment) or your own resume. Your application must include:
Note: No matter what form of application you decide to submit, be sure to sign and date the application!
In addition, most announcements also require that you submit your information in response to a list of knowledges, skills, and abilities directly related to the position being filled. Other forms may also be required, such as documentation supporting veteran's preference or reinstatement eligibility. Each announcement contains all the details about application procedures and deadlines and lists all the forms and information required for a complete application package.
Did You Know?
Recent climate warming has affected Denali in ways that are readily apparent, such as reduced spring snowfall, earlier snowmelt, earlier green-up and thawing of permanent snowfields. Subarctic ecosystems, like Denali, are extremely sensitive to climate variability and change.