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Summer Jobs Available at National Lakeshore

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Date: January 6, 2012
Contact: Becky Morford, 219-395-1721

INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: The National Park Service has seasonal employment opportunities available for the summer of 2012 at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Applications are now being accepted for a variety of positions including Park Guides, Biological Science Technicians, Laborers and Custodial Workers. Most summer seasonal jobs run from mid-May to early-September and require work in an outdoor setting. Jobs with the National Park Service are often very competitive and you must be a United States citizen to work for the Federal Government.

To search for available positions and learn more about the job duties, go on-line at www.usajobs.gov, type in, "Porter, IN", in the City/State block, click on the link for the particular positions advertised and follow the instructions on how to apply. All application materials must be submitted on-line by the closing date of the job announcement. Most job announcements are only open for one or two weeks so don't delay, if interested. Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Administrative Support Assistant, Becky Morford at 219-395-1721.

Did You Know?

a sea of tall grasses and catails in a marsh setting and trees in the background

Cowles Bog is not a true bog but rather a fen because it has an underground water source. This water source has contact with limestone bedrock, making the fen’s water slightly alkaline. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is restoring a portion of this fen.