Fossil Butte National Monument employs 10-15 individuals in both permanent and seasonal positions. These jobs encompass several duties, from interpreters to maintenance workers to biological science technicians. No matter what type of job you're looking for, the following information should help you pursue employment at Fossil Butte.
Contact the Human Resource Office, Fossil Butte National Monument at (307) 877-4455 ext. 20.
All permanent, federal vacancy announcements are posted on USAJobs, the official job site of the United States Government. Career fields include administration, museum curator, biological science, maintenance, visitor protection and many more. To qualify for permanent positions, applicants must meet one of the following criteria:
The National Park Service hires seasonal employees throughout the year. Jobs include park rangers, biological science technicians, park guides, and others. All seasonal interpretive park ranger and park guide positions at Fossil Butte National Monument are posted on USAJobs. Most seasonal appointments are less than 1,040 hours (six months).
Did You Know?
Railroad workers played a major role in the discovery of fossils from the Green River Formation. In the late 1860's, Union Pacific workers uncovered the first major fossil fish beds (Lake Gosiute) near the town of Green River, Wyoming.