Current Employment Opportunities

If you have questions regarding employment at the Park please, contact our Personnel Dept. at (207) 723-9616

Positions at Baxter State Park


This is a 31-week position with a starting date of March 15 and will end October 17, 2015.

 Description, Application and Supplemental Questionnaire are available on the State Website at www.maine.gov/bhr/state_jobs. Click on “Open Competitive Listing”.

  1.  Be sure to check off Penobscot County
  2.  Be sure to check off Millinocket
  3.  Be sure to check off Seasonal Employment


Wilderness Educator Internships APPLY for the 2015 Season

In 2015 the Park will hire two 6 month Wilderness Educator positions and one 6 month Alpine Steward/Alpine Conference Coordinator position. The season for all three positions is May 17-November 8, 2015. The links above provide a description of the positions. An application form is also provided. Be sure to check which position(s) you are applying for when submitting the application.

Information Technologist

Applications due FRIDAY, December 5, 2014

Baxter State Park is seeking assistance with the maintenance, security, design, organization, installation, purchasing and upgrading of the Park’s data management and information systems including both software and hardware components.

Provided service would include network and software license management, and database administration as well as periodic support to train and troubleshoot issues for Park employees with assigned laptop or desktop computers. Provided service would also include guidance and assessment of technology resources already in use or new systems that are being considered.

The IT specialist must work with external partners, including the Maine Office of Information Technology (OIT) and other agencies and vendors, to arrive at the most appropriate integration Baxter Park systems with the larger systems of the State of Maine.

Position Announcement

SFMA- 10 week summer internship

The SFMA is one of the preeminent destinations for those interested in exemplary forestry in the northeast. For 30 years this northwest corner of Baxter Park has demonstrated some of the most thoughtful and innovative silviculture and forest management in the state of Maine. Come join us for a busy, beautiful, and very rewarding summer season in 2015.

Now accepting applications!

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