State of Wyoming ATTP99-07881-Seasonals-Curt Gowdy State Park-Cheyenne in Cheyenne, Wyoming

ATTP99-07881-Seasonals-Curt Gowdy State Park-Cheyenne



ATTP99-07881-Seasonals-Curt Gowdy State Park-Cheyenne


$9.00 - $14.00 Hourly


Cheyenne, WY

Job Type



024-St. Parks & Historic Sites - Curt Gowdy State Park

Job Number


  • Description

  • Benefits

  • Questions

Description and Functions

Open Until Filled


Curt Gowdy State Park is authorized to hire up to 9 seasonal positions for the summer of 2018. There are two different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector (5) and Maintenance (4)

The seasonal employment season is from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed.

Please refer to the Essential Functions for each category of seasonal position we offer for more detailed information about job duties.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.

Seasonal Visitor Services Associate – Fee Collector:

  • Greet visitors, collect admission fees and provide excellent customer service.

  • Answer visitor questions, provide pertinent information about the site, including interpretation and orientation of facilities and local points of interest.

  • Handle monetary transactions which include fee collection and gift shop sales.

  • Responsible for cash register reconciliation.

  • Responsible for restocking gift shop shelves and tracking inventory.

  • Answer multi-line telephone system transferring calls to appropriate personnel.

  • Assist with general administrative duties, reports, and data entry.

  • Perform opening and closing duties, as well as cleaning and maintenance as needed.

  • Provide janitorial services in the building and will assist Fee Supervisor with special projects and events.

Seasonal Maintenance Worker:

  • Perform routine building, grounds and landscape maintenance, minor carpentry repairs, painting and mowing.

  • Assist staff in the construction, installation, maintenance, and renovation of grounds and buildings. Also assists in preventive maintenance duties.

  • Clean and service restrooms, shelters, buildings, and remove litter from grounds, parking lots and other public areas.

  • Operate and/or drive a variety of vehicles, light and heavy equipment.

  • Operate a variety of maintenance equipment, such as mowers, weed eaters, leaf blowers, hedge trimmers, chainsaws, and other equipment required in daily operations. Utilize various hand and power tools.

  • Follow proper handling and safety procedures involving cleaning chemicals and fuel products encountered in daily operations, including proper Personal Protective Equipment usage.

  • Provide excellent customer service. May interact with visiting public answering basic questions.



For all seasonal positions, preference may be given to applicants who are professional and can provide excellent customer service.

**Must have a valid driver license.

**Must be at least 16 years of age.


  • Detail-oriented, accurate, and thorough in completing assignments/tasks.

  • Good interpersonal skills allowing the ability to interact with visitors from around the world.

  • Willingness to work on a variety of assignments every day.

  • Experience in handling money, cash registers and retail sales.

  • Must possess excellent customer service skills.

  • Ability to manage and complete multiple projects with variable time lines and scopes of work.

  • Basic construction and maintenance knowledge.

  • Basic operational knowledge of light and heavy equipment use, as well as hand and power tools.

  • Basic safety awareness of equipment use.


None - See "Preferences"

Necessary Special Requirements


  • Must work outdoors in all weather conditions.

  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds, with or without assistance.


  • FLSA: Non-exempt

  • Please indicate which type of seasonal position you are interested in (Fee Collector or Maintenance) when completing the supplemental questions. You may choose more than one type of position, but you must choose at least one.

  • Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other class protected by state or federal laws in admission or access to our programs, services, activities, hiring, and employment practices.

Supplemental Information

024-State Parks & Cultural Resources - Parks Division

Click here to view the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay Structure.


The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.

Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.

Non Benefit Position