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  • Road Open to: Mile 30 (Teklanika River)

    The Denali Park Road is currently open to Mile 30, Teklanika River. If wintry conditions occur, the road may close at some point closer to the park entrance. More »

Jobs: Local Hire Authority Openings

Every current local hire authority job opening will be posted here. Most jobs are posted in mid-winter, though jobs do open other times of the year.

The gold text below, in the "Title, Grade" column, links to specific information for each job announcement.

Ann #
Title, Grade
Open Date Range
DENA-14-027 Maintenance Work Leader (Trails), WL-4749-07 (term position)
April 1 - April 15, 2014
$29.12 - $33.97 per hour
DENA-14-032 Maintenance Worker (B & U), WG-4749-05
April 1 - April 15, 2014
$22.78 - $26.58
DENA-14-033 Maintenance Mechanic Supervisor, WS-4749-09 April 11 - 25, 2014 $39.76 – $46.38 per hour

Did You Know?

a green hillside and a brown scar denoting where a landslide occurred

Warmer temperatures have led to dramatic thawing of permafrost. Thaw releases carbon, as once-frozen materials decompose, but allows increased plant growth. Researchers in Denali are studying whether thawing permafrost will increase or decrease world-wide carbon emissions.