Looking for a great place to work?
DeSoto State Park is taking applications for good people who enjoy working with the public in an indoor & outdoor setting. Working for DeSoto State Park involves weekend and holiday work but can be very rewarding for someone who enjoys providing guests with gracious hospitality in a fun environment.

All jobs thru DeSoto State Park are hired on a hourly basis.

 The rate of pay is determined by the type work performed. Most hourly employment is seasonal and will end during the slow business periods for parks. There are occasionally some full-time hourly positions available that offer paid insurance and retirement after one year of employment. [wysiwyg_field contenteditable="false" wf_deltas="0" wf_field="field_file" wf_formatter="file_custom_link" wf_settings-format_custom_link_text="Employment Application Form(PDF)" wf_settings-linked_field="Array" wf_cache="1422121251" wf_entity_id="2197" wf_entity_vid="2197" wf_entity_type="node"]

To apply for any of these positions:

  • Email us or Mail the application to:  7104 DeSoto Parkway NE-Fort Payne, AL. 35967


These jobs do not include merit positions such as Park Rangers, Lodge Manager, facilities operator, etc. To view merit positions, please see the State Personnel website.

Other Alabama State Park Career Opportunities:

Park Naturalist – 70637

Park Ranger – 70632


Access to Alabama State Parks and State Park Programs is available without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex or disabilities.