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Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks (Friends) is a nonprofit organization that supports our local California State Parks. Friends employs a variety of park staff, including Visitor Service Aides who greet park visitors at entrance kiosks.

Positions

Project Coordinator

Hourly Wage: $26.44

About the Position: This position collaborates with Friends’ staff, State Park staff and volunteers to develop and implement Friends’ projects to co-manage the state parks and beaches in the Santa Cruz District. Friends’ innovative and collaborative community partnership provides support and investment for education, equity and inclusion, conservation, facilities improvements, historic preservation and cultural events.

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Senior Administrative Assistant

Hourly Wage: $24.04

About the Position: This position provides administrative support for a non-profit organization that partners with California State Parks to co-manage the State Parks in the Santa Cruz District.  The Senior Administrative Assistant supports the board and the various board committees; provides administrative assistance to the Executive Director and other staff; and works closely with the marketing team for the organization.

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Visitor Service Aide

Hourly Wage: $17.81

About the Position: This position is a visitor service/kiosk staff role for a non-profit organization that works in concert with California State Parks to maintain and enhance the State Parks in the Santa Cruz District. Friends is looking for individuals who would enjoy working with State Parks Staff in the operations of the campgrounds and day-use areas at our beautiful State Parks.

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