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    Jean Lafitte

    National Historical Park and Preserve Louisiana

Jobs

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It takes a lot of different skills to run a park, from accounting to carpentry to leading tours to law enforcement.

For jobs at Jean Lafitte and throughout the federal government, click here to search and apply for jobs.

Current job opening - Jean Lafitte is looking for three temporary full-time maintenance workers. Click here for information and how to apply. Application deadline is Friday, July 11.

Did You Know?

Men dressed as 1815 soldiers march across Chalmette Battlefield.

Two volunteer battalions of free men of color fought in the Battle of New Orleans in 1815. These men were the first black American troops to receive pay, equipment, pensions, and bounty land grants equal to that of their white counterparts.