Gratiot County Employment Opportunities

Park Rangers Wanted


Summer Employment

Park Ranger- $8.90/hour Provides for all safety, comfort and convenience of all park users.  Greets visitors, answers general park question.  Enforces park rules, assists park users with moving picnic tables and keeping pavilions and bathrooms clean, and performs light to medium maintenance duties. Operates power equipment- riding mowers, lawn mowers, trimmers, blowers, etc.   Position requires high school diploma or equivalent, valid Michigan Driver’s License, good mathematical skills and strong people skills. 



All applicants will be required to attend various training sessions before working.  

Gratiot County Parks operates two county parks within Gratiot County.  Reed County Park, 3181 E. Johnson Rd. North Star, MI and Hubscher County Park 8300 W. Washington Rd. Sumner, MI.  Both parks have sandy beaches with swimming areas, picnic pavilions, playgrounds and ball fields. 



Summer Work Season May 19 through September 4, 2017

 Apply to: Gratiot County Parks and Recreation, 214 East Center, Ithaca, MI 48847.  Applications and Job Descriptions are available at the Gratiot County website; or at the Parks and Recreation Office.  Questions, please call Parks and Recreation Director, Pete Little at 989-875-5278.

Under Michigan Law, applicants must request confidentiality.  Resumes of finalists will be subject to public disclosure.  EOE