Washington State Parks and Recreation

About Washington State Parks and Recreation

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission cares for Washington's most treasured lands, waters and historic places. State parks connect all Washingtonians to their diverse natural and cultural heritage and provide memorable recreational and educational experiences that enhance their lives.
Washington State Parks employs more than 500 permanent staff and more than 350 seasonal and temporary staff throughout the state. The headquarters office is located in Tumwater, and region offices are located in Burlington, East Wenatchee and Tumwater.


Park Aide

June 2019 - August 2019 Hoquiam, WA
“I particularly enjoyed being able to diversify my network around the community. However, I learned a lot about the service industry and increase my communication skills to talk to various different people from a variety of backgrounds.”

Park Aide

June 2019 - October 2019 Pasco, WA
“I thoroughly enjoyed being outside for the majority of my day, as well as being given a large amount of freedom in particular from being micromanaged.”
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