• Visitors bask in a golden sunset at Dickey Ridge Visitor Center in Shenandoah National Park

    Shenandoah

    National Park Virginia

Jobs

Park staff monitoring plants in Big Meadows.
All federal positions over 90 days in duration will be posted on USAJOBS, the official job site of the U.S. federal government. This includes permanent, term, and seasonal positions. Check periodically for new postings.

National Park Service Permanent Positions
Permanent positions become vacant occasionally. The application process varies for each job; please see announcements, which will be posted on USAJOBS, for details.

National Park Service Seasonal Positions
Most summer seasonal positions at Shenandoah National Park are announced in December or January. Applications are usually due in January or February, and selections are made beginning in March.

All positions at Shenandoah will be posted on USAJOBS. Application forms can be downloaded from that site.

Did You Know?

Sunrise over the mountains

Benton McKaye, the “father of the Appalachian Trail,” was also instrumental in passage of the Wilderness Act. Shenandoah National Park carries on Benton McKaye’s legacy with 101 miles of the Appalachian Trail and almost 80,000 acres of designated wilderness. More...