We are in need of hosts beginning July through mid-October.
Work 32-40 hours per week, including weekends.
Register campers and provide information for an 80-site campground.
Provide good customer service by being friendly, courteous, and accommodating to monument visitors.
Rove the campground and educate campers about the rules and regulations of the monument and campground fee system.
Provide fee compliance checks for payment of site assignments.
Gather statistical data daily and monthly while providing information to NPS staff or logging on a database.
Notify law enforcement rangers of illegal activity or emergency situations.
Provide general monument and area information to visitors.
Be available to provide charcoal for sale to campers.
Must be able to operate park radios.
Complete minor maintenance and janitorial duties in the absence of NPS staff.
Operate NPS vehicles including cars, trucks, or a golf cart.
A valid state-issued driver's license is required.
The beginning and ending dates are negotiable, and the position could be shorter with a split season.
Couples are encouraged to apply.
Saddlehorn Campground sits at an elevation of 5787 feet and consists of a high, dry desert climate in a pinyon-juniper habitat. Summer temperatures can range from the mid 60's (F) at night to the low 100's (F) during the day. This beautiful, 80-site campground overlooks the Grand Valley below in which are nestled the communities of Grand Junction and Fruita with a population of approximately 150,000. All amenities are available in these towns, and many recreational opportunities abound in the area.
You must apply online. For further questions regarding this position, please contact Aaron Mattheis, Visitor Use Assistant, at 970-858-3617, ext. 335.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: A free campsite is furnished with electricity and water for an RV up to 45 feet in length.