The following jobs MUST apply through the Alabama Personnel Department; be scored and receive a rating before any interviews are held (none scheduled at this time).


Facilities Operator


Other Alabama State Park Career Opportunities

How to apply:
Start at the Alabama Personnel Department website
Review the Applicants Section to guide you through the process
If you can’t apply online download an Alabama State Employment Application

Looking for a great place to work?
Joe Wheeler State Park is always taking applications for good people who enjoy working with the public in an indoor & outdoor setting. We may not be currently hiring, but we will keep it on file until we do.  We hire waiters, waitresses, kitchen help, housekeepers, cashiers, front desk clerks, groundskeepers, dock hands, and other related jobs.  Working for Joe Wheeler 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 Joe Wheeler State Park are hired on a hourly basis.

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

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.

To apply for any of these positions download an Hourly Employment Application and mail the completed form or email it to

Employment with Alabama State Parks is on an equal opportunity, merit basis, without regard to sex, race, age, religion, disability, color, or national origin.