Become a valued team member with other professionals in the Parks and Recreation Department with the City of Everett! We are looking for a motivated individual to join our team. We offer work-life balance, competitive pay, benefits and a retirement plan keep you and your family secure!
Two positions are available.
About the City: Located 25 miles north of Seattle and nestled between Port Gardner Bay and the Snohomish River, Everett is the largest city in Snohomish County, Washington. With a diverse community of more than 110,000 people, Everett is home to the Boeing Company’s largest manufacturing facility, producing the 747, 767, 777, and the 787 airplanes. Paine Field – recently named the "World's Best Regional Airport" by Monocle Magazine, Washington State University’s newest campus, Everett Community College, Providence Regional Medical Center and Naval Station Everett. Our community is experiencing extensive development on our riverfront and waterfront while revitalization projects take place in the downtown core. Everett continues to attract new businesses as well as expansion facilities from employers such as Amazon and FedEx. This is an exciting chapter in Everett’s story and you can be a part of it!
The Ranger II performs responsible work in the Parks and Recreation Department/Community Services Department. Ensures public awareness and enforcement of City park codes, rules, and regulations; provides education and interpretation of park use requirements to the visiting public and the community in general.
For a full description of this position, please see the class specification on the City’s website.
Last day accepting applications is January 30, 2020.
Successful completion of a basic park ranger academy or law enforcement academy.
Graduation from a standard high school or equivalent AND either two (2) years of college level study or training in parks and recreation, natural resource management, environmental science, human services, criminal justice or related field; OR two (2) years of experience in a related position; OR Any combination of training or experience providing the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS OR CERTIFICATIONS
Possession of, or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire, a valid, unrestricted (except for vision) Washington State Driver License.
Successful completion of an extensive background check, which may include fingerprinting and a psychological evaluation.
May be required to possess or be able to obtain, a valid, unrestricted (except for vision) Washington State Commercial Driver License (CDL) with the necessary endorsements as prescribed by law.
Become certified in defensive driving, small boat handling, and other safety courses.
Possess, or the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire, current certifications in CPR, AED, and basic first aid, and maintain these certifications for the duration of employment. May require other relevant emergency procedure certifications, depending on area of assignment.
Internal Number: A20007
About City of Everett
A beautiful salt water port and 2300 slips in the largest public marina on the west coast. Fantastic opportunities to enjoy the water including salmon fishing, crabbing, kiteboarding, kayaking, swimming and gray whale watching. Panoramic views of the Olympic and Cascade mountains. 1600 acres of spectacular regional and waterfront parks, trails, and treasured environmental areas. Two 18 hole public golf courses. Opportunities to enjoy sports at Aquasox Baseball games, Everett Silvertips Ice Hockey games or ice skating at the Xfinity Community Ice Rink. Arts and culture of all kinds including two symphony orchestras, 250 resident visual artists, five performance venues within two miles and public artwork throughout the city. Lively restaurants and entertainment venues including Xfinity Arena. Affordable coastal living just 25 minutes north of Seattle. Everett is a place with big city amenities and small city charm and friendliness – and it can be the place for you if you are looking for a good paying job with medical and dental insurance. Apply today!