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Northern California District
Release Date: 01/26/10
Contacts: Jim Hunt , (530) 252-5389  
News Release No. CA-N-10-31

BLM Eagle Lake Field Office has Opening for Park Ranger

The Bureau of Land Management Eagle Lake Field Office in Susanville has a job opening for a park ranger, a seasonal employee with responsibilities ranging from maintaining facilities to distributing information about public lands.

The position is advertised at, under announcement number NHRMC-2010-0006.  The job is temporary (about six months), running from May through October.  It is open to all U. S. citizens, with no previous federal government service required.  To be considered for the Susanville position, applications must be submitted online by Friday, Feb. 12, 2010.
The Eagle Lake park ranger is responsible for maintaining trails and recreation facilities, distributing and posting visitor information and collecting fees. Work is carried out at areas including Eagle Lake, the Bizz Johnson National Recreation Trail, Fort Sage Off Highway Vehicle Area and remote recreation areas and campgrounds throughout eastern Lassen County, Calif.
Job and salary details and application instructions are available in the above referenced online job announcement.
More information is available from the BLM’s Jim Hunt,; Marisa Williams,, or by telephoning the BLM Eagle Lake Field Office, (530) 257-0456.

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

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Last updated: 01-26-2010