Park Rangers

Phoenix park rangers manage the city's more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and mountain preserves, and also provide customer service to users of the city's traditional flatland parks.

Park rangers are responsible for a variety of job duties, including:

  • Natural resource management and protection
  • Trail building and maintenance
  • Volunteer supervision
  • Enforcement of city codes and park rules
  • Environmental and hiking safety education
  • Special event management
  • Hiking patrol
  • Mountain bike patrol

Join the Phoenix Park Ranger Team
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department employees both full and part-time park rangers. For information about job opportunities, visit the city's employment page.