A wide variety of exciting and challenging employment opportunities await you at Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve. We fill positions in many fields, including interpretation, maintenance, administration, resource management, education, law enforcement, and visitor services. Some jobs are office-oriented, others focus on working with the public, and some involve working outdoors. Each job performs a vital function - that of providing visitors an opportunity to enjoy a unique experience, while working hard to preserve natural and cultural resources for future generations. Using the following links, you will find current job openings, application information, and answers to frequently asked questions. If you have additional questions about employment at Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve after you have read this information, please feel free to contact us.
National Park Service Jobs
Glacier Bay hires employees a variety of ways. Most jobs are announced nationwide through the federal government job website: USAJobs.gov. In addition, some positions at Glacier Bay are hired separately through a "local hire" job authority and are available to qualified local residents only (typically residents of the Gustavus, Hoonah, Elfin Cove, Pelican, Excursion Inlet, Haines, Skagway, Juneau-Douglas-Auke Bay, Yakutat, and Dry Bay areas).
Jobs with Park Partners and Area Businesses
Alaska Geographic, our non-profit partner of Glacier Bay and other national parks in Alaska, also hires summer seasonal employees.
Glacier Bay Lodge & Tours also hires for a variety of positions each summer.
The Federal government is an equal opportunity employer. Selections will be made solely on the basis of merit, fitness, and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, political affiliation, national origin, physical handicap, sexual orientation, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, or any other non-merit factors.
Last updated: April 22, 2019