Job Overview


About the Agency

Reclamation is seeking a Park Ranger who enjoys performing a variety of park operational activities. Come join our team today at the Stony Gorge and East Park recreational areas! Be involved in informing visitors of park regulations, conducting foot, motor vehicle and boat patrols, wildlife monitoring and protection, and maintaining camp grounds to include bathroom facilities, campsite restoration, trail maintenance and resource improvements. You will be a valued team member and your work will assist Reclamation in accomplishing its mission.

This position is located with the Bureau of Reclamation, Northern California Area Office, duty station at Elk Creek, in Glenn County, California. Elk Creek, CA is located approximately 20 miles west of Willows, CA. For information on the Northern California Area Office visit: For information about Willows, CA go to:

Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.

Appointments made under this announcement are limited to 1039 hours (6 months) in a service year and may be terminated at any time. Appointments under this announcement are eligible for rehire and/or extension (when initial appointment is less than 1039 hours) if workload and funding allow. Individuals selected under this vacancy announcement are eligible for rehire in subsequent service years.


  • Serves as a Park Ranger assigned a range of duties including greeting visitors while in the field, presenting recreational information, and advising visitors of recreation rules and regulations concerning safety, fire prevention, resource protection, recreational use and visitor protection.
  • Conducts regular, frequent patrols of recreation areas by vehicle, boat and on foot to ensure public safety and to monitor visitor compliance and resource impacts.
  • Performs clean-up and maintenance-oriented duties, such as, litter and trash collecting, restroom cleaning and supply.
  • Assists in the repairing and maintenance of Reclamation-owned facilities, structures, and equipment. Operates such equipment as required.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No