Skip to content

2021 Summer Seasonal Job Openings

Pipestone, Minnesota:  Spend your summer in a national park. Pipestone National Monument will be hiring seasonal Interpretive Park Guides, Maintenance Workers, and Biological Technicians.  Summer seasonal jobs are full time, generally start in April/May, and typically run six months through September/October.  Most positions are open to all applicants; “student trainee” positions are open to current college students and have flexible start and end dates.
 “Seasonal employees play a critical role in protecting resources and sharing the significance of the monument with the public,” says Superintendent Lauren Blacik.  “We look forward to welcoming many new and returning employees to our team this summer.”
All applications must be submitted through  Interested applicants should apply immediately on the date of posting if possible. Job announcements will automatically close once the target number of applications is met.  The 2021 Pipestone National Monument seasonal and student job openings are listed below. All announcements are expected to open to applicants on December 2 and close on December 10, or when the target number of applicants is reached.
WG-4 Maintenance Worker – Opens December 2, 2020
GS-5 Biological Science Technician – Opens December 2, 2020
GS-4 Student Trainee (Biological Science Technician) – Opens December 2, 2020
GS-5 Park Guide – Opens December 2, 2020
GS-4 Student Trainee Park Guide – Opens December 2, 2020
How to Apply: Resume, on-line assessment questionnaire, and any other required documents can be submitted through Hard copy or email application packages will not be accepted.
 For questions about seasonal positions at Pipestone National Monument, contact a Park Ranger at 507-825-5464 x214 or email
To learn more about the National Park Service and Pipestone National Monument, visit the park’s web site at
About the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 421 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Visit us at, on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

Scroll To Top