Year-Round Positions

Park Services Manager

The Park Services Manager will be responsible for coordinating services provided by customer service representatives at the Park’s Headquarters, North and South gates, and Visitor Center. Based out of Millinocket, Maine, the Park Services Manager will be responsible for planning, assigning, and directing the work activities of subordinate staff to attain established Park goals and objectives. They will consistently apply standard operating procedures, safety policies, and guidelines.

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Human Resources Administrator

The HR Administrator will focus on proactively building and maintaining trust and a culture of respect through responsive and transparent human resource programs. The incumbent will lead the Park’s recruitment and retention efforts, guide and support employees in onboarding and performance management, interpret bargaining agreements and civil service law, administer benefits as the liaison to state providers, perform basic HR functions such as managing time and attendance, and develop metrics to evaluate the performance of these programs.
This position will also perform financial-related services including accounts payable, accounts receivable, Sales Tax Reporting, and more.

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2024 Seasonal Positions

Baxter Park Trail Crew Member

Baxter State Park is currently recruiting dedicated and hardworking individuals to take part in the 2024 season for our trail crew. If you like scenic, rugged hikes and steep mountain hikes while completing challenging trail work, then this is the position for you! Join our team to help ensure the trails and preservation of the land exist for many future generations!

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Baxter Park Interpretive Intern

Are you looking for a position to kickstart your career in natural resource interpretation? Baxter State Park is pleased to invite applications for two Interpretive Intern positions for the 2024 season! This position provides a diverse range of epic experiences and learning opportunities in a vast and beautiful wilderness setting.

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Daicey Pond Cabins Project Positions

Maintenance Project Manager

Baxter State Park is looking for a limited period Maintenance Project Manager to function as a working supervisor and site foreman leading a small crew to carry out the Daicey Pond Cabins Project. This is structure and craft work in directing and overseeing repair, construction, and maintenance within a remote and rustic environment. Bring your backcountry carpentry experience to this wonderful project restoring one of the many beloved campgrounds within Baxter State Park!

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Baxter State Park: a wilderness mission, a dynamic team

An amazing experience awaits you here. Baxter State Park is an iconic four-season wilderness park, home to Katahdin, the tallest peak in Maine. Some of the most remote, rugged country in the Northeast US lies within the 200,000-acre park, including 47 mountain summits, more than 50 pristine lakes and ponds, and over 200 miles of hiking trails.

You’ll find working at Baxter State Park is not just a job, it’s an adventure. We want you to bring your skills, experience, and your sense of awe to Baxter State Park. By joining our hardworking team, you can inspire current and future generations to love and appreciate spending time in the wilderness.

Join us to preserve the wildness and protect the experience in this wild, rugged landscape.

The Katahdin Region: world-class outdoor recreation 

Endless opportunities to explore. Five major outdoor recreation areas totaling more than half a million acres at your doorstep.  Lakes, mountains, streams, rivers, woods; the opportunities for discovery are limitless.  The Katahdin area offers wonderful small towns, affordable housing, and a friendly atmosphere. People who live in the Maine Highlands enjoy world-class outdoor recreation, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, camping, hiking, cross-country skiing, biking, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling.

It’s all here. Whether you’re looking to get lost in the woods, a bite on your line, or some mud on your tires, you can find your spot here in the Katahdin Region.  Come join us in the Katahdin Region as we build and enjoy a bright new future built on reverence for our incredible natural resources.

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