COSA El Paso County is looking for many Seasonal Positions!

Happy Monday,

We are in need of assistance for a few different areas in El Paso County Parks Department! Please share and thank you in advance for your help.

Part Time Park Interpreter/Caretaker – Paint Mines Interpretive Park: Do you have a deep appreciation for parks, geology, natural history, and a passion for educating others? If this sounds like you, apply for this wonderful position at the Paint Mines Interpretive Park. Your days will be spent hiking outside, guiding group tours, and encouraging visitors to respect the park by protecting it for future generations.

Gate Attendant/Cashier – Seasonal: Get ready for the 2024 El Paso County Fair – It’s EPIC out here! Join us from July 13th to July 20th, 2024, at the El Paso County Fair & Event Center. Step right up and become a Seasonal Gate Attendant Cashier! As part of our team, you’ll be at the center of the action, providing exceptional service to fairgoers and ensuring everyone has a fantastic time from the moment they enter the gates. Apply today and be a part of the excitement! July 11 – July 20.

Part Time Park Interpreter/Caretaker – Rainbow Falls Historic Site: We’re seeking a Part-Time Park Interpreter/Caretaker to join our team at this scenic sanctuary. Revel in the splendor of Rainbow Falls and its serene surroundings as you share its fascinating history and natural marvels with guests. Embrace the role of steward for this beloved site, where each day promises a new adventure. Join us in safeguarding the attraction of Rainbow Falls Historic Site, inviting visitors to immerse themselves in the beauty of nature firsthand.

Seasonal Nature Center Interpreter: Do you have a deep love for wildlife, the environment, and a passion for educating other? If this sounds like you, join us at Bear Creek Nature Center. Your days will be spent leading field trip groups along scenic nature trails, designing, and leading your own educational programs, extending warm welcomes to Nature Center visitors, and assisting with major seasonal events. This is your chance to gain invaluable experience in Nature Interpretation, Environmental Education, and Nature Center Administration. So, lace up your hiking boots, perfect your puppets show voices, and prepare to learn and share all things nature at Bear Creek! If this opportunity resonates with you, we encourage you to submit your application today!

Park Maintenance Technician II – Seasonal: Join our team as a Park Maintenance Technician II – Seasonal and play a vital role in maintaining the beauty and functionality of our parks. Your days will be filled with a variety of tasks, from turf and irrigation maintenance to minor construction projects. Skilled in horticulture and landscape maintenance, you’ll bring expertise in utilizing hand and power tools, performing minor repairs, and operating specialized vehicles and equipment. As a natural leader, you’ll also coordinate the efforts of staff and volunteers, ensuring that all tasks are completed safely and efficiently. With a dedication to excellence and a passion for providing outstanding customer service, you’ll thrive in this dynamic role, supporting special events and engaging with both County staff and the public. If you’re ready to make a difference in your community and enjoy the outdoors while doing so, apply now to join our team!

Theresa Odello, CPRP

Recreation & Cultural Services Division Manager

El Paso County

Parks & Community Services Department

719-520-6981 (O) | 719-332-8596 (C)

Pronouns: She/Her