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Three people work near a fallen logs spanning a forest stream
The trail crew works to repair a washed out bridge on the Chilkoot Trail

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The National Park Service offers a wide variety of positions both seasonal and permanent. At Klondike Gold Rush numerous seasonal positions are available each year. These positions may include park ranger, interpreter, trail crew laborer, backcountry ranger, archeologist, biological technician, and other exciting career fields. Seasonal employment typically runs from April-September; however, it depends on the position. Seasonal and permanent positions are both posted on the USA Jobs website at Positions can be posted at anytime and are only open for applications for a limited time. Typically most seasonal positions announced in the fall or the early winter and posted for a short period of time.


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Local Hire Positions

From time to time local hire positions are available and open to anyone who has lived year-round in Skagway, Dyea, Haines, Juneau, Gustavus, or Klukwan. To apply for a local hire position, please contact the park at 907-983-9200 during office hours: M-F 8 am - 4:30 pm for a complete application packet


Other Options

There are lots of ways to work with the National Park Service including:

Last updated: March 17, 2021

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Mailing Address:

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park
P.O. Box 517

Skagway , AK 99840


907 983-9200

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