• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.

    Gateway

    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

Jobs

A surf-lifeguard at Sandy Hook Unit responds to a call for help.

A surf-lifeguard at Sandy Hook Unit responds to a call for help.

Photo by John Vaage. Used by permission.

Pre-employment tests for surf-lifeguards begin Dec. 26, 2013

Gateway's three units --- Sandy Hook, Staten Island and Jamaica Bay --- regularly hire lifeguards for the summer season. The pre-employment tests for surf-lifeguards will begin December 26, 2013 at Elizabeth High School in New Jersey.

Check out our other test dates and other things you need to know about the tests.

 
An employee in the maintenance division makes structural repairs.

An employee in the maintenance division makes structural repairs.

NPS PHOTO

How to look for jobs at Gateway

Job announcements may open and close quickly, especially for seasonal jobs. We announce job openings via the park's Facebook and Twitter pages. But the first place to look is USAJobs.gov.

USAJOBS.gov includes a full list of permanent and seasonal employment opportunities in the federal government, including Gateway National Recreation Area. You can search in a particular department such as the Department of the Interior, an agency such as the National Park Service or a specific area such as New York City.

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