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Centre Region Council of Govt

Government/Law/Public Safety

Parks Specialist I for MMNC

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Job Description/Requirements

Centre Region Parks and Recreation, an Agency of the Centre Region Council of Governments, is currently recruiting for a full-time year-round Parks Specialist I position, which will work out of the Millbrook Marsh Nature Center on Puddintown Road in State College. This position works within Parks Operations, which is one of the Agency’s busiest departments.

The Parks Specialist I position is part of the team that provides year-round park maintenance and facility management support for 56 regional facilities and park sites within five municipalities: State College Borough, and the townships of College, Ferguson, Harris, and Patton. Equipment knowledge and experience and park maintenance (general or sports fields) experience are key focus areas of these positions.

The primary responsibilities for this position include serving the Millbrook Marsh Nature Center.

To apply, please download and complete the CRPR Application by visiting the Agency’s website at; then, email to or mail your application and cover letter to the CRPR Address: 2040 Sandy Drive, Suite A, State College, PA 16803. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Equal opportunity employer. For a list of other open positions within Centre Region Council of Governments, visit


This is a 40 hour/week position, typically Monday-Friday; at times, there will be additional evening/weekend hours required. A beginning salary range of $38,002-$45,603, depending on qualifications, with a competitive benefits package.

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