Job Overview


National Park Service - Experience Your America

This position is located in the

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation area is approximately 70,000 acres. The park is situated on the Pennsylvania/New Jersey border of the Delaware River.  The park is about 90 miles from Philadelphia and 70 miles from the cities of Newark and New York. DEWA has one concession campground, numerous picnic areas, boat rentals, boat ramps, visitor centers, exhibit, self-guided tour/trail. Activities include; camping, hiking, bicycling, rock climbing, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, fishing, hunting, auto touring,  cross-country skiing, wildlife viewing, guided tour. Some special features include an relatively unspoiled land on both the New Jersey and Pennsylvania sides of the Middle Delaware River. The 40-mile river segment flows through the famous gap in the Appalachian Mountains. The park also offers a craft village, an environmental education center and a public golf course with an Inn.

  NOTE: The salary of this position has been changed to reflect the location of the job.  

Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will be paid if the person selected for the position is from outside the local commuting area and is otherwise eligible for reimbursement of relocation expenses under the Federal Travel Regulations.

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This position is open to current career/career-conditional Department of Interior employees only. You must submit your most recent SF-50 as proof that you are a current employee. In addition, your SF-50 must show your title and grade.

One or more positions may be filled using this vacancy announcement.


In this position you will:

  • Perform law enforcement duties.
  • Execute fire and emergency management tasks
  • Forecast staff needs for training and resources
  • Prepare legal documentation for criminal and tort claims
  • Supervise a staff

Travel Required

  • 25% or Greater
  • Travel may be required 1 to 5 nights per month.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Travel, Transportation and Relocation expenses may be paid. Please see below.