Hearst Castle tours and the Visitor Center is currently closed. When we reopen, advanced reservations will be required to visit Hearst Castle and/or the Visitor Center

Interested in working at Hearst Castle or one of the other many California State Park units?

For more information on careers and job openings with California State Parks, please visit or browse the California State Parks website at

There are also available.

California State Parks offers careers in many disciplines such as operations, maintenance, resource management, interpretation, and park planning. We are proud of our commitment to develop the fullest potential in our employees and provide leadership development to prepare employees for challenges of the future.

As part of the California State Park System, most of these positions are filled through the State Civil Service System. In order to apply for positions, you should first review the process for taking exams and the requirements for the positions.  A  is available to assist you in following these procedures.