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Park Ranger

City of Jonesboro

Posted: Jul. 8, 2019

End Date: Jul. 30, 2019

The purpose of this position is to patrol all parks owned/operated by the City of Jonesboro and monitor park activities and patrons. Enforce City Ordinances and State Law as Necessary. 

Salary - $14.50 - $19.52 per hour/ Part Time

Some of the essential functions include identifying and investigating suspicious behaviors; ensuring compliance with park rules and regulations; providing an official presence to deter vandalism, unsafe behaviors or other activities which jeopardize the security of parks; working to resolve conflicts with patrons and stopping potentially dangerous and/or destructive behaviors; contacting the police when additional assistance is needed or a crime has been committed; providing assistance, directions and information to patrons; promoting park activities and services; and responding to complaints; reporting broken park equipment; maintaining aesthetic value of the park; reporting and/or repairing hazardous trail conditions. Enforce City ordinances and State Laws as applicable. Issue citations and summons as necessary. Be able to present cases and testify in Court as needed.  Incumbent may perform additional related duties as required.  This is a part-time position requiring the incumbent to work hours typically ranging from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. weekdays and weekends.  Attendance is an essential function of this position.