Employment Opportunities


The Sierra State Parks Foundation partners with California State Parks to operate the summer tour program for Vikingsholm, in Emerald Bay State Park, and The Hellman-Ehrman Estate, at Sugar Pine Point State Park.  We have a variety of unique park opportunities available:

  • House Museum Tour Guide (Vikingsholm and Hellman-Ehrman Estate)
  • Visitor Center Front Desk Ambassador (works at the visitor center desk answering questions, selling tour tickets and park store items). Positions available at the following visitor centers: Donner Memorial State Park, Vikingsholm and Sugar Pine Point.

Our season runs between May 22-October 1.  Pay range is $15-$17/hour.

To apply: Download the application below and send to: hdoyle@sierrastateparks.org. Send to: Heidi Doyle, Executive Director hdoyle@sierrastateparks.org.

Applications accepted until filled.

The Sierra State Parks Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.

SSPF Application