|California State Parks offer careers in many disciplines such as park operations, maintenance, resource management, interpretation, as well as, park planning and design. We are proud of our committment to develop the fullest potential in our employees and provide leadership development to prepare employees for the challenges of the future|
||Public Safety & Resource Protection
|The Department employs over 600 Peace Officers (Rangers and Lifeguards) to ensure public safety and protection of park resources. Rangers and Lifeguards provide not only law enforcement and emergency medical response, they also provide public education, interpretation and program management
||Communications Operators operate multi-frequency/channel radio systems, law enforcement telecommunications systems (CLETS), computer terminals, and associated equipment to dispatch law enforcement/emergency response units and coordinate services with field personnel and other agencies.|
|We are committed to our responsibility to preserve and protect the state's most valued cultural resources, both inside and outside state park boundaries. Cultural resources include buildings and structures, historic landscapes, archaeological sites, artifacts, and documents that collectively represent California's rich and diverse cultural heritage.
||California State Parks is the steward of some of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. With this comes the responsibility to monitor, preserve, and when necessary, restore these natural systems.|