How to Apply

Four Ranger Reserves stand by a Park Ranger truck.

Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity, as a volunteer, while serving the public and working outdoors?

OC Parks offers the only Ranger Reserve Program in Southern California and looking for interested individuals who want to join our team as Ranger Reserves.

Please open the documents below, complete them and mail to the address below. If you have any questions or need further assistance please call:

Ranger Reserve Coordinator at: (949) 923-3746 

Ranger Reserve Recruitment

Currently OC Parks is accepting applications for our next training class starting in April 2015. Applications are due by March 31, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Once your application is received you will be notified by mail with the date and time of the Orientation and Interview.

If you are interested in the Ranger Reserve program, please submit an application and supplemental questions by mail or drop off at OC Parks Headquarters Attn: Ranger Reserve Program, 13042 Old Myford Rd, Irvine, CA 92602.

Ranger Reserve Application Form