Kentucky Tourism


The Kentucky Department of Parks hires hundreds of employees each year, and we're also looking for students interested in internships at Kentucky State Parks.


We're actively seeking students enrolled full-time at an accredited Kentucky post-secondary school or educational institution approved by the Kentucky Personnel Cabinet for internships at Kentucky State Parks. More information.

Permanent Employment

To search permanent job listings, visit:

Seasonal Employment

To apply for a seasonal (interim) position with Parks, please apply to the following “keyword” at depending on the type of interim position:

Serving Attendants – keyword 52890BR
Lifeguards – keyword 52889BR
Any other seasonal positions – keyword 52565BR

To apply for a temporary position, please talk to the park’s business office, and apply to a temp agency as directed by the park.