Working in a National Park

Want to apply for National Park jobs but don’t know where to begin? Read user submitted National Park service jobs stories — or submit your own!

Landing a National Park summer job is an opportunity of a lifetime.

It doesn’t matter if you’re 18 or 81, people from all walks of life seek National Park summer jobs.

The hardest part is overcoming your fear of the unknown–but that’s why this page exists!

Plenty of websites are devoted to helping you find a National Park summer job–but there isn’t a single website that has as many stories from former National Park employees.

Share your memories!

  • What influenced you to apply?
  • What was your summer like?
  • Did you fall in love while working in a National Park?
  • Where did you work?
  • What did you spend your days and nights doing?
  • What’s your favorite memory?

Your stories are appreciated by the thousands of visitors that view this website looking for summer employment advice.

Have YOU Worked in a National Park