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Park Rangers keep state and national parks safe for the wildlife and plant species that live and grow there, as well as accessible to the public. Experiences listed on example resumes of Park Rangers include patrolling assigned areas to guard against theft and vandalism, and checking identity cards before patrons enter designated areas. In order to qualify as a ranger with the National Parks Service, applicants must be able to list at least a two-year degree, as well as one year of park experience, on their resumes.

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Seasonal Interpretive Park Ranger

The subject of these programs included, but are not limited to: Outer Banks history, lighthouse history, natural history, nature walks, children's programs, etc.

  • Developed and maintained interpretive bulletin boards and desk materials for park visitors.
  • Provided assistance to Eastern National Bookstore employees for breaks by assisting customers with their purchases.
  • Manned the visitor center desk and answered orientation, information, and interpretive questions for park visitors.
  • Operated audio/visual equipment to present the 17-minute park video for park visitors.
  • Researched, prepared and presented interpretive programs under the guidelines of the National Association of Interpretation. The subject of these programs included, but are not limited to: history of the Lost Colony of Roanoke Island, nature walks, children's programs, etc.
  • Provided assistance to Eastern National Bookstore employees for breaks by assisting customers with their purchases.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Marine Biology
2

Park Ranger Chief, Jamaica Conservation & Development Trust, Jamaica, W.i

  • Provided leadership and supervision for the ranger corps of 6 personnel.
  • Worked with the Conservation Science Officer to develop and implement technical systematic methodology for patrolling and monitoring.
  • Oversaw the maintenance and supervised the use of all motor vehicles, liaising with the Administrative Manager.
  • Trained Park Rangers Corps, liaising with the Education Officer.
  • Developed detailed plans and oversaw the implementation of Safety and Security, Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management. Plans included Search and Rescue operations.
  • Improved morale resulting in improved work attitude, deportment and increased output.
  • Increased patrol coverage/frequency from 20 to70%
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
3

Park Ranger

  • Provided guided tours of Garrison Dam Power House.
  • Performed public relations concerning about the 2011 spring floods.
  • Conducted shore line inspections along Lake Sakakawea.
  • Enforced warning citations throughout campgrounds and day use areas.
  • Peformed Cultural Resource Monitoring through the use of GPS.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Park Management
4

Park Ranger

Park Ranger

  • Assisted in general maintenance and upkeep of park facilities.
  • Offered visitor services at point of sale and in the field and enforced park rules.
  • Assisted in natural resource management including the application of prescribed fire, exotic species removal, and other projects directed toward preservation.
  • Created and implemented interpretive programs for the public.
  • Served as park safety coordinator and conducted monthly inspections of all facilities and vehicles to ensure proper function of safety equipment.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
English Literature Attained
5

Park Ranger

Supervise and care for parks to advert any potential disasters such as, fire, etc.

  • Guarded areas by patrolling the park perimeter and implementing rules and regulations on park guests
  • Communicated with and dispatched fellow Park Rangers through use of Walkie-Talkies
  • Maintained inventory of all park equipment and ensured everything was returned
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Medical Assistant Certification
Medical
6

Park Ranger

Interfaced effectively with public

  • Monitored visitor activity for safety and security
  • Kept information on cases/incidents updated in computer system
  • Maintained inventory of supplies and property
  • Collected money and credit card information, made change and recorded sales
  • Maintained activity calendar using SharePoint website
  • Supervisor stated that my organization of data would be a valuable tool
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Park And Resource Management
7

Park Ranger

  • Park Ranger that managed 7,000 acres
  • Collected water samples and implemented data management
  • Educated and assisted the visitors with public dam tours
  • Implemented interpretive education programs for children
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Safety Sciences
BS
Natural Resource Management
8

State Park Ranger

  • Prepared monthly billings, setup accounts for new services, end of week and yearly balancing out of accounts and reports, daily cash receipts reports and transfers.
  • Manage and update park website.
  • Reorganized and established system for filing and office management to ensure efficiency.
  • Scheduled and lead operation weekly meetings.
  • Implemented training course for new recruits - speeding profitability.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Studies
9

Park Ranger Media Specialist

Produced Trail & Campground Guides, Virtual Tours, podcasts that connect visitors with onsite & remote experiences

  • Outfitted & developed social media sites: Twitter, Flickr, Facebook, You Tube
  • Produced & developed 60+ Summer/Winter Bulletin Board posters
  • Worked with Public Affairs Officer for timely press releases & other media requests
  • Coordinated development of Summer/Winter Alpenglows
  • Advised & counseled interpretive waysides, ranger programs & web content
  • Managed daily operations of Media Team; CMS oversight, SCA internships, seasonal media projects, etc.
  • Program Director Artist-in-Residence Program; orientation, lectures, curatorial work, product development & outreach
  • Worked with partners to coordinate: Art of Fire Exhibit, Trophic Cascade Exhibit, Summer of Sandhill Cranes, the first Denali Music Festival, National Parks class
  • Nominated for Alaska Regional Award and Department of Interior Diversity Award
  • Won Interior mayor Arts Advocacy Award 2013
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Communications
10

Junior Park Ranger

Greeted and checked campers in, sold merchandise

  • Provided helpful tips for camping dilemmas, and places to go for activities
  • Accurate fast keying skills and sound knowledge of computer applications
  • Handled emergencies, and managed the facilities for the campers, assisted with children's programs
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
Marketing

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