Yellowstone National Park Traffic Management Volunteer
ORGANIZATION: National Park Service
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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.
Managing traffic and parking lot capacity requires standing and walking for multiple hours per day. Working in and around traffic requires constant focus.
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
Hosts Housing Amenities: RV/Trailer Pads
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March 12, 2022