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 professional services work in developing educational and interpretive programs for Baxter State Park regarding the natural, scientific, and cultural history of Baxter State Park. Work includes collecting, evaluating, and interpreting materials to be included in the educational programs that will be useful to all age groups of park visitors and will promote awareness of natural and cultural history and outdoor ethics and public safety. The Interpretive Specialist reports directly to the Park Naturalist. Work is performed under limited supervision. Applications will be accepted from December 30, 2015 to January 28, 2016.


Baxter State Park is seeking an knowledgeable and motivated outdoorsperson with a broad background in front and backcountry outdoor recreation management, natural resource preservation and protection and employee supervision. The Baxter Park Chief Ranger works under the supervision of the Park Director and will join a small and dedicated administrative team working to manage Maine's largest wilderness. Applicants should review the position description and must provide a completed application and supplemental questions response. Applications will be accepted until 4pm on Friday, January 8, 2016. Questions should be directed to Christine Theriault, BSP Human Resources, 207-723-4419


Baxter State Park
Part-time Secretary (20 hours per week)
PAY GRADE: 12: ($12.37-17.33/hr.)

This is part-time (20 hours per week – 52 weeks per year) office and administrative support work in assisting an individual(s) with basic administrative details including responsibility for performing complex clerical tasks. Work consists of routine secretarial support services which require a general knowledge of office processes and administrative functions. Responsibilities require independent decision-making on the appropriate processes to follow, information to process, and actions to take in accordance with standard procedures.

To apply for position you must complete an online application by logging on to web page, clicking the Open Competitive Jobs link, and clicking Apply Now under this job title Secretary class code 655200. Please check off Penobscot and Millinocket on page two under Geographic Preference on the application. Accepting applications until January 8, 2015.