• Historical Preservation • Office/Clerical • Tour Guide/Interpretation • Visitor Information • General Assistance
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DUTIES: Provide information about the park, area, and assist visitors with planning their visit to the park sites. Conduct interpretive tours of the Boyhood Home of President Lyndon B. Johnson and/or tours of the Texas White House complex. Operate a cash register for book sales and answer telephone information requests. Position requires standing times of 30 minutes to an hour conducting 30 minute guided tours through two different houses (30 minutes each/mostly indoors).
SKILLS: Ability to operate cash register, work independently once trained, have the desire to work with people and have an interest in history. A background investigation per the The Department of Interior Regulations will be required prior to arrival. If individuals do not posses a Department of the Interior background, one will have to be iniated at least 3 months in advance prior to arrival. Fingerprints and the cost for the back ground is paid for by the LBJ Nationsl Historical Park.
COMPENSATION: Orientation of the park, training in interpretation and history of the park, and a VIP uniform are provided. The park has a total of ten RV pads at two sites with full hook ups; please check for availability. Use of RV pad will require a four month/minimum of 3-month commitment and to work a minimum of 32 hours per week (3 days on/3 days off) for single occupancy and 32 hours each for couple occupancy, including weekends and holidays. We also offer a four days on three days off fixed schedule.
AREA: The Park is located in the Texas Hill Country. The Park Headquarters is located in Johnson City, which is approximately 45 miles west of Austin or approximately 50 miles north of San Antonio. The summer temperatures can reach into the 100s,The average summer temprature is 92 degrees. The winter temperatures range from mid twenties to thirties in the night to fifties and sixties in the day. (Dec,Jan,Feb) Pets are welcome (trained, obedient, and people friendly) but could be left alone for at least eight hours in the course of a day due to loaction of RV pads in relation to work assigments.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: RV Pads have 50 and 30-amp electrical hook-ups, water, sewer, and a wash house with washer & dryer. Six sites are located in Johnson City at the Park Headquarters. Four sites are located at the Ranch in Stonewall.