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Yellowstone National Park Traffic Management Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: National Park Service


Introduction

This position functions within the Division of Visitor and Resource Protection in Yellowstone National Park. The Traffic Management Volunteer is a uniformed representative of the National Park Service working to manage traffic congestion and parking in the Norris Geyser Basin area. The successful candidate will have the ability to assess dynamic traffic and wildlife situations and make quick and safe decisions while maintaining a positive courteous attitude.


Physical Demands

Managing traffic and parking lot capacity requires standing and walking for multiple hours per day. Working in and around traffic requires constant focus.


Work Environment

The work is performed in areas with little available shade and on asphalt that is very hot. Parking areas around the Norris Geyser Basin are congested with people and vehicles. Visitors can become frustrated but generally are appreciative of staff trying to help.


Scope and Effect

Work contributes to the preservation of Yellowstone National Park’s natural resources and the enhancement of the visitor experience through communication of accurate information.

Start Date - 2022-05-23

End Date - 2022-10-01

Activities include: Other;Visitor Information

Difficulty_Level: Average

Hosts Housing Amenities: RV/Trailer Pads

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About National Park Service

Location:

1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20240, US

Mission Statement

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

Description

The U.S. National Park Service, www.nps.gov, cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage. We care for more than 400 national parks and help communities preserve their historic places and open spaces.

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Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture, Environment, Sports & Recreation

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WHERE

2 Officers RowYellowstone National Park, WY 82190

(44.46209,-110.64244)
 

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