Careers

The Parklands of Floyds Fork is looking for energetic, skilled, and hardworking professionals to join our growing team responsible for maintaining one of the newest and most exciting parks in the nation. Below is a list of current job opportunities.

If you would like to get involved at The Parklands and think you’re suited for one of these positions, please send your resume and cover letter to areeves@21cparks.org or mail to 471 West Main, Suite 202, Louisville, KY 40202.

Park Attendant I -  Under direction from the Parks Maintenance Chief, attendants provide supplement support in the opening, closing, and weekend/weekday evening maintenance coverage for The Parklands. This position works independently within The Parklands completing basic maintenance and facility upkeep tasks using maintenance equipment and vehicles. The position works early mornings, late nights, and weekend/holidays. This is an hourly, part-time position with irregular hours that increase during the outdoor recreation season. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume in the same file to areeves@21cparks.org. For full job description, click here

Summer Science Camp CounselorThe Parklands of Floyds Fork is seeking individuals with a passion for teaching, education, interpretation and public parks to serve as full-time summer seasonal Camp Counselor. These positions are responsible for planning, leading, and implementing Parklands Summer Science Camp programs for children ages 5-12 in a small group setting.  They will also be responsible for the general safety and development, growth, and skill achievement of the participants in his/her group.  The incumbent will provide high quality outdoor educational and recreational experiences for participants that focus on The Parklands core values of safe, fun, clean, and beautiful. Camp Counselors will report to PNC Achievement Center in Beckley Creek Park. To apply, send your resume to: Summer Camp Counselor Search, The Parklands of Floyds Fork, 471 W Main St. Suite 202, Louisville KY 40202, or email areeves@21cparks.org. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. For full job description, click here.

Trail Team Leader - This professional will be responsible for the stewardship of trail systems and related trail programming in the new 4,000 acre Parklands of Floyds Fork. Reporting to the Park Superintendent, this position will exercise authority over a team of direct report employees, contractors, volunteers, and partner groups to deliver trail system experiences that are safe, clean, fun, and beautiful for the over 3 million annual visitors to The Parklands.  The position will be the steward for over 19 miles of the multi-purpose Louisville Loop pathway, six-plus miles of paved excursion trails, over 20 miles of hike/bike trails, an IMBA designed and constructed mountain bike park, and the 22-mile long Floyds Fork stream paddling trail. To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and three references to Park Trail Team Leader Search, The Parklands of Floyds Fork, 471 West Main Street, Suite 202, Louisville, KY 40202, or email areeves@21cparks.org. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. For full job description, click here.

 

 

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