Jobs: Local Hire Authority Openings

jobs at Glacier Bay

Every current local-hire authority job opening will be posted here. Most summer jobs are posted in mid-late winter, though jobs do open other times of the year. Read these announcements carefully to determine eligibility.

Who may apply:

Any U.S. citizen who has acquired special knowledge or expertise regarding the natural or cultural resources of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, by reason of having either lived or worked in or near the park. This level of knowledge would be acquired by having lived or worked in or near the park long enought to encounter and become familiar with the full range of typical conditions that affect the work to be accomplished. The areas considered to be "local" to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve include Gustavus, Hoonah, Elfin Cove, Pelican, Excursion Inlet, Haines, Skagway, Juneau-Douglas-Auke Bay, Yakutat, and Dry Bay.


The links below provide specific information for each current job announcement.

Recruitment Bulletin Number Title, Grade Dates Open Salary
GLBA-21-011 Maintenance Mechanic, WG-4749-09 09/03/21-09/13/21 $31.92 - $37.22 per hour

Last updated: September 3, 2021

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Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve
PO Box 140

Gustavus, AK 99826


(907) 697-2230

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