• historic photo of men with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border in the snow

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Jobs

Three people work near a fallen logs spanning a forest stream

The trail crew works to repair a washed out bridge on the Chilkoot Trail

NPS photo

The National Park Service offers a wide variety of positions both seasonal and permanent. At Klondike Gold Rush numerous seasonal positions are available each year. These positions may include park ranger, interpreter, trail crew laborer, backcountry ranger, archeologist, biological technician, and other exciting career fields. Seasonal employment typically runs from April-September; however, it depends on the position. Seasonal and permanent positions are both posted on the website for the Office of Personnel Management at www.usajobs.opm.gov. Positions can be posted at anytime and are only open for applications for a limited time. Typically most seasonal positions announced in the fall or the early winter and posted for a short period of time.

Current Openings: Office Automation Assistant (Local Hire)

Other Options: There are lots of ways to work with the National Park Service including:

Did You Know?

Artwork of the Bennett Church

The Chilkoot Trail Artist in Residence program invites artists to spend two weeks on the Chilkoot Trail. This unique opportunity allows artists to create artwork and share stories with park visitors of how the setting inspires their compositions. More...