Sleeping Bear Dunes NL Job Announcement

Hiring Organization: Sleeping Bear Dunes
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Empire, MI
Application Deadline: January 8, 2018

Sleeping Bear Dunes NL Job Announcement

Duty Location: Empire, MI (Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore)

Application Period: January 2, 2018 – January 8, 2018

Contact: Michele Hofer,, (330)-657-2370 X2

Application Link:


For the 2018 field season, our Plants division is hiring 14 positions! Selected applicants will assist our Invasive Plants, Rare Plants, Restoration, Forest Health, and/or Fire effects division(s). Selected applicants will acquire a diverse (and marketable) skill-set throughout the season, but each position is physically demanding.

Each position is seasonal/temporary, with an anticipated start date of April 29. Depending on the needs of the selected individual, the proposed start date may be negotiable (i.e. School is still in session), but the position is limited to 1,039 hours. Also, shared housing may be available, but due to a limited number of beds, is not guaranteed.

The salary range for each position is $14.07-$15.74 per hour, and benefits are also included/available. Each pay-period, employees will acquire sick and vacation leave. Also, each employee will have the option to enroll in one of our many health, vision, and/or dental programs. To learn more about the position and/or apply, please follow the application link: 

Please note: To be considered for the available positions, application packages must be submitted on the USAjobs website, January 2nd - January 8th.

If you experience technical issues, or have questions regarding the application process, do not hesitate to contact Michele Hofer. Her contact information is provided above.

For program/job specific questions, please feel free to contact Nathan Helms, at

Thank you for your interest, and GOOD LUCK!

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