Work in a Nebraska State Park

Come work with us—in an “office” like no other.

Nebraska Game and Parks is passionate about the outdoors, wildlife, conservation and outdoor recreation. We are a family of passionate people who work together to connect people to the natural world and support conservation in Nebraska.

Join our team today

Nebraska’s state park system is seeking outgoing and hardworking individuals for a variety of opportunities within our state parks and historic sites. Join a team of innovative professionals with a love for the outdoors, a commitment to service and a shared excitement for the future.

There are many different ways you can become involved. Many of our parks are open 365 days a year and offer employment opportunities into the fall and winter months.

Possibilities for everyone

Make it a summer job or make it a career — the choice is yours! Many of our park superintendents started out as a temporary park worker. For others, our seasonal opportunities are simply a fun and unique alternative to typical summer employment. With over 45 locations looking for help across the state we have something for everyone. All ages and experience levels are encouraged to apply.

Types of opportunities

Are you looking for a full-time, permanent job? We’ve got those. Or maybe you’d prefer to work in parks for a few months as a seasonal worker? We’ve got some of those, too. Have fun and gain hands-on experience in hospitality management, food service management, landscaping, business administration and more. We have a variety of openings to fit any interest. Some of our opportunities include:

  • Food service
  • Facility maintenance
  • Tour guides
  • Office support
  • Entrance booths
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Security
  • Receptionists
  • Lifeguards
  • Laundry workers
  • Naturalists
  • Housekeeping
  • Horticulture
  • Wranglers
  • And more!

Start your career

Your adventure in a Nebraska state park awaits. Find an opportunity below that suits your needs and interests then apply online today!

Click on the links above to learn more and apply.