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    Prince William Forest

    Park Virginia

Jobs

Prince William Forest Park is a unit of the National Park Service - Department of Interior. As a federal government site, all employment is announced on USAJobs.

 

Youth Conservation Corps
The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is a well-balanced work-learn-earn program that develops an understanding and appreciation in participating youth of the Nation's environment and heritage. It is administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Forest Service, and by the U.S. Department of the Interior-Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service. YCC offers gainful summer employment to youth, for approximately eight weeks, in a healthful outdoor atmosphere. Learn more!

 
 

Volunteers-In-Parks
If a paid position is not available, please consider joining our dedicated corps of volunteers! As unpaid members of our staff, volunteers are essential to park operations and the National Park Service missions. Whether it is as a full-time campground or cabin camp host, or as an electrician, gardner or other member of our maintenance staff, Volunteers-in-Parks are indeed Very Important People. Learn more!

Did You Know?

Visitors recreating in one of the park's picnic areas

Prior to 1948, Prince William Forest Park was named Chopawamsic Recreation Demonstration Area. The name hinted at one of the park's intended uses as a source of recreational opportunities for the inner-city youth of Washington, D.C.