a group of people in a field of Joshua tree.
Joshua Tree National Park Staff Picture 2023.

NPS / Anna Cirimele

National Park Service Jobs

A wide variety of employment opportunities await you at Joshua Tree National Park. About 100 full-time equivalent positions make up the park staff, in fields including administration, education and interpretation, law enforcement, maintenance, resource management and science, and visitor services. Park employees work outdoors or in the office, behind the scenes or directly with the public, seasonally or year round. Every role is vital for the park to fulfill its mission of preserving natural and cultural resources for future generations while providing meaningful experiences for park visitors.


Current Job Opportunities


Jobs with Park Partners

The Joshua Tree National Park Association (JTNPA), the non-profit cooperating association for the park, assists with preservation, education, historical, and scientific programs for the benefit of Joshua Tree National Park and its visitors. Job opportunities with JTNPA are listed on their website.

The Great Basin Institute often places staff at Joshua Tree National Park who work with vegetation, wildlife, digital media and more. Those Job opportunities can be found on the Great Basin Institute website.

a park employee wearing a bright safety vest over her uniform sets out plants for a roadside vegetation restoration project
Vegetation restoration is one of many fields of employment at Joshua Tree National Park.

NPS/Kurt Moses

Last updated: September 18, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

74485 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-3597


760 367-5500

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