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  • Jewel Cave Staff Orientation Schedule for 2016

    The 2016 Staff Orientation Schedule is not available (until early May) for selected candidates. The current dates for seasonal orientation are from Monday, May 16 through Friday, May 27.

  • Jewel Cave National Monument is Seeking Applicants for 2016

    Position vacancies are currently open within the Maintenance Division. Interested applicants should contact the Facilities Manager for further information or visit the following site

  • Employment with the National Park Service (USA Jobs)

This hiring program is open for any interested applicants meeting specific qualifications, regardless of educational background or enrollment standing. Visit for information about a variety of positions within the National Park Service.

The 2016 seasonal positions at Jewel Cave National Monument were announced between mid-December to mid-January on the USA Jobs website. The Park Guide, Park Ranger, and Visitor Use Assistant positions have closed within a week after the job announcements go online. These positions are full-time, and they typically begin in May and last through August or into September.

Students enrolled in a university or college, and registered for at least half time for the semester following employment, may apply through the USA Jobs website as well. Enhance your personal and professional skills through a seasonal position at Jewel Cave National Monument.

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Mailing Address:

11149 U.S. Hwy. 16
Building B12

Custer, SD 57730


(605) 673-8300
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