Thank you for your interest in working at Pacheco State Park. The park occasionally has seasonal or part time postions open.  For general inquiries about job opportunities, contact Sector Superintendent Duke Heberling

To apply for a position, complete the Standard 678 State of California Application

Pacheco SP Interpretive I Flyer


Link to job posting on CalCareers

This is a reposting of JC-375608. If you have previously applied to this position, you do not have to re-apply. Your application will be considered.
This advertisement will run until 10/15/23 with the following cutoff date for review of applications: The 15th of every month.

The reporting location for this position is the sector office located at the San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area in Gustine, California. This position will work under the direction of the State Park Peace Officer Supervisor (SPPO Supervisor).  

The State Park Interpreter position is responsible for working closely with all the staff in the sector to accomplish the tasks necessary to operate, protect, interpret, and maintain the park units to the highest quality standards.  Park units in Four Rivers Sector include, Pacheco SP, San Luis Reservoir SRA, Great Valley Grasslands SP, Caswell Memorial SP, George Hatfield SRA and McConnell SRA. Assigned duties include interpretive program management (outreach, social media, guided walks), volunteer coordination, school group coordination, planning, research and development of interpretive projects and programs for the park. The position may serve as a lead for seasonal aides, interns and volunteers.

This position requires a valid Class C Driver’s license.
Training and Development Assignments may be considered.
This position may work up to 1500 hours per year/in a 12 consecutive month period.

Hiring Unit Contact:
Gerald Heberling
(209) 826-1197
Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

How To Apply
Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at