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Lake Ridge RV Resort Is Looking For  Work Campers For The Upcoming 2018 Summer Season In

Virginia

Lake Ridge RV Resort which is located in beautiful Hillsville, Virginia, is looking for self- motivated, energetic and hardworking workampers for the upcoming 2018 summer season. Openings for maintenance, groundskeeping, snack bar, office and activities departments are all available. Come join our team and enjoy the views of the Blue Ridge Parkway, cool evenings and starry night skies! Positions are available starting April 1st through October 31st. Full hook-up site, plus electricity and cable, discounts on propane which is only 6 hours per week/per person (12 hours per couple). All other hours worked are paid to workamper. Hours and season length are flexible. Contact Holly or Glenn at camp@lakeridgerv.com  for more information on this great opportunity. Visit our Website at www.lakeridgerv.com 

Paid Camp Host Position for the Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association In Virginia

I am the host recruiter for the Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association also known as the CFAIA. I have some positions available at some of our campgrounds. In Virginia, Grindstone needs a bathroom cleaner which is a paid position plus a full hookup site and Beartree needs couples to help host. You get a full hookup site for this position. You will get a little something each month for hosting. If interested please contact me at 828-884-5713 x201 or 828-553-9298. We also have a website at cfaia.org and you can fill out an application on line.  Hope you will visit this site and look forward to hearing from you. Shirley Shirley Arrowood Host Recruiter CFAIA 49 Pisgah Hwy. Ste 4 Pisgah Forest, N.C. 28768

Volunteer Camp Hosts Needed At Glen Maury Park

Nestled on the western slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the southwestern corner of Rockbridge County, Virginia, Buena Vista is an area of great natural beauty. It is bounded by the Maury River on the west, a major tributary of the James River. Partially surrounded by the Jefferson and George Washington National Forests, the area offers numerous outdoor activities, including biking, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, hunting, fishing, and hiking.  Buena Vista is located six miles east of historic Lexington, three miles east of Interstate 81, and four miles west of the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is easily accessed from the east or west by U.S. Route 60 and is the beginning point for U.S. Route 501 as it winds its way southward to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Glen Maury Park is a 315-acre jewel, consisting of scenic, level and rolling land.  The park is owned and operated by the City of Buena Vista and includes an 18-hole golf course, The Vista Links.  Glen Maury Park is home to a 52-site campground, a group camping area that can hold over 250 units, Olympic-size pool, wading pool, tennis courts, skate park, playgrounds, pavilions, picnic shelters, roller skating rink, trails, river fishing, ball fields and much more.  During the summer and fall, it is the home to numerous music festivals, ranging from Bluegrass to Beach music, and Blues to Gospel.  Buena Vista is an Appalachian Trail Community™ and welcomes hikers to the Park to camp, shower, and relax.  Peak seasons for through-hikers are May through early-July and September to early October.  To learn more about Glen Maury Park, visit our website - http://www.glenmaurypark.com/. We Are Seeking Camp Host(s) for our prime season, from May 1 – October 31 and are looking for outgoing and friendly people who love meeting new folks.  We want hosts who are able to deal positively with different kinds of people and understand the limits of their authority and responsibility. They should have strong camping experience, be willing to share their love of the great outdoors and camping with others, and be willing to gain familiarity with the Park and knowledge of the area surrounding it.  Who are Camp Hosts? Camp hosts are individuals and couples with their own RV or trailer who offer their labor/services in Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista, Virginia, in exchange for a free camping site in the Park for a designated period of time.  It is a great opportunity to spend time in a beautiful location and meet fellow travelers.  Hosts must be at least 21 years of age and are required to pass a background check. What Do Camp Hosts Do? Hosts are on-site representatives of Glen Maury Park. They basically welcome campers, acquaint them with park facilities and regulations, and answer questions on local and statewide attractions. In addition to being a 24-hour presence in the park, host duties may include: Provide hospitality to campers – be Glen Maury Park Ambassadors Provide information about local resources & attractions Act as a good camping role model Generally assist campers as needed Walk through the campground several times a day, conducting camp checks and checking for passes to ensure park fees have been paid Be available for late-night emergencies Perform light housekeeping duties, including litter pickup, light janitorial maintenance, replenishing restroom supplies and assisting in keeping the bathhouses clean, and performing minor repairs Stay visible and approachable to campers by being outdoors frequently Contact the Park Manager and/or Police Department when necessary Stay in close communication with staff, referring problems to them for solution Perform other projects and assignments based on park needs and hosts' skills and interests Hosts must be accessible to campers for comments and complaints and understand and explain - not enforce - park rules and regulations and stress the protection of natural resources to campers. Special park projects can be designed based on a host's skills and interests. All hosts must have enthusiasm for working with the public, a willingness to learn about the Rockbridge area, and the desire to accept new challenges. What is a Camp Host's Season? The camping season in Glen Maury Park is generally from May through October. Hosts are requested to volunteer approximately 20 hours per week for at least four consecutive weeks. What Will Hosts Receive?   Camp Hosts stay free in the Glen Maury Park campground with full hook up.  They are also eligible for free or discounted admission to many of the Park’s recreational facilities, as well as to the numerous music events/festivals held in the Park during their assignment, depending upon the event. How are Hosts Selected? Hosts are selected on a first-come, first-served basis and must provide their own RV or camping equipment. An extra vehicle is strongly recommended for personal transportation. Selection criteria include experience in camping, prior campground or park host service, working with the public, length of time willing to be hosts and how well skills match park needs. No salary or stipend is provided.  Hosts are on duty at least five days out of seven, with any days off taken mid-week. Daily hours vary, but are generally concentrated in early morning, mid-late afternoon, evening and nights. Hosts are “on call” whenever on site.  The schedules of our volunteer hosts allow ample time to enjoy recreational activities with friends and family members while providing volunteer services within Glen Maury Park. If interested in becoming a Camp Host, you will need to submit an application.  Please contact us to request one.  Successful applicants are required to sign an agreement stating their park-specific duties, benefits, obligations and termination conditions.  For more information, contact Edward Armentrout Director, Glen Maury Park 100 Vista Links Drive Buena Vista, Virginia 24416 (540) 261-4653 golfpro@glenmaurypark.com

Camp Host At Jefferson National Forest

US Forest Service Host Needed for Jefferson National Forest in southwestern Virginia White Rocks Campground is near Goldbond VA.  It is a wonderful place for those who enjoy a natural setting and don’t need lots of amenities.  It is located in the midst of  a typical Appalachian forest and a small creek meanders thru the campground.   There are 35 campsites located around two loops.  There are two restrooms with flush toilets, but no showers. The host site has full hookups but the rest of the campground does not.  The campground contains primitive sites with grills, tables and tent pads and centrally located water spigots. There is a dump station in the campground.  A phone is nearby but there is no cell service in this area.  The closest town is Pearisburg, VA  30 minutes away. Hosts are expected to work most weekends Friday - Sunday as well as holidays - approximately 20 hours per week and have off during the remainder of the week. The primary duty of the host is to maintain the cleanliness of the restrooms and camp sites, including fire rings.  All cleaning supplies are provided by the government.   Applicants must have good people skills and be physically able to perform the services required.  No housing is provided.  Volunteer must bring their own camper and provide their own reliable, licensed vehicle and fuel.  References are required.  Background check required. Eastern Divide Ranger District at 540-552-4641.

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority

Website: www.nvrpa.org The employment information at the website is usually located by clicking on the About link, but a link to the jobs information may be located on the home page. A variety of part-time and seasonal positions are available throughout the Regional Park system especially during the peak season of mid-March through October. Many positions allow for flexible hours and days.
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Lake Ridge RV Resort Is Looking For 

Work Campers For The Upcoming 2018

Summer Season In Virginia

Lake Ridge RV Resort which is located in beautiful Hillsville, Virginia, is looking for self- motivated, energetic and hardworking workampers for the upcoming 2018 summer season. Openings for maintenance, groundskeeping, snack bar, office and activities departments are all available. Come join our team and enjoy the views of the Blue Ridge Parkway, cool evenings and starry night skies! Positions are available starting April 1st through October 31st. Full hook-up site, plus electricity and cable, discounts on propane which is only 6 hours per week/per person (12 hours per couple). All other hours worked are paid to workamper. Hours and season length are flexible. Contact Holly or Glenn at camp@lakeridgerv.com  for more information on this great opportunity. Visit our Website at www.lakeridgerv.com 

Paid Camp Host Position for the Cradle

of Forestry in America Interpretive

Association In Virginia

I am the host recruiter for the Cradle of Forestry in America Interpretive Association also known as the CFAIA. I have some positions available at some of our campgrounds. In Virginia, Grindstone needs a bathroom cleaner which is a paid position plus a full hookup site and Beartree needs couples to help host. You get a full hookup site for this position. You will get a little something each month for hosting. If interested please contact me at 828-884-5713 x201 or 828-553-9298. We also have a website at cfaia.org and you can fill out an application on line.  Hope you will visit this site and look forward to hearing from you. Shirley Shirley Arrowood Host Recruiter CFAIA 49 Pisgah Hwy. Ste 4 Pisgah Forest, N.C. 28768

Volunteer Camp Hosts Needed At Glen Maury

Park

Nestled on the western slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the southwestern corner of Rockbridge County, Virginia, Buena Vista is an area of great natural beauty. It is bounded by the Maury River on the west, a major tributary of the James River. Partially surrounded by the Jefferson and George Washington National Forests, the area offers numerous outdoor activities, including biking, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, hunting, fishing, and hiking.  Buena Vista is located six miles east of historic Lexington, three miles east of Interstate 81, and four miles west of the Blue Ridge Parkway.  It is easily accessed from the east or west by U.S. Route 60 and is the beginning point for U.S. Route 501 as it winds its way southward to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Glen Maury Park is a 315-acre jewel, consisting of scenic, level and rolling land.  The park is owned and operated by the City of Buena Vista and includes an 18-hole golf course, The Vista Links.  Glen Maury Park is home to a 52-site campground, a group camping area that can hold over 250 units, Olympic-size pool, wading pool, tennis courts, skate park, playgrounds, pavilions, picnic shelters, roller skating rink, trails, river fishing, ball fields and much more.  During the summer and fall, it is the home to numerous music festivals, ranging from Bluegrass to Beach music, and Blues to Gospel.  Buena Vista is an Appalachian Trail Community™ and welcomes hikers to the Park to camp, shower, and relax.  Peak seasons for through-hikers are May through early-July and September to early October.  To learn more about Glen Maury Park, visit our website - http://www.glenmaurypark.com/. We Are Seeking Camp Host(s) for our prime season, from May 1 – October 31 and are looking for outgoing and friendly people who love meeting new folks.  We want hosts who are able to deal positively with different kinds of people and understand the limits of their authority and responsibility. They should have strong camping experience, be willing to share their love of the great outdoors and camping with others, and be willing to gain familiarity with the Park and knowledge of the area surrounding it.  Who are Camp Hosts? Camp hosts are individuals and couples with their own RV or trailer who offer their labor/services in Glen Maury Park in Buena Vista, Virginia, in exchange for a free camping site in the Park for a designated period of time.  It is a great opportunity to spend time in a beautiful location and meet fellow travelers.  Hosts must be at least 21 years of age and are required to pass a background check. What Do Camp Hosts Do? Hosts are on-site representatives of Glen Maury Park. They basically welcome campers, acquaint them with park facilities and regulations, and answer questions on local and statewide attractions. In addition to being a 24-hour presence in the park, host duties may include: Provide hospitality to campers – be Glen Maury Park Ambassadors Provide information about local resources & attractions Act as a good camping role model Generally assist campers as needed Walk through the campground several times a day, conducting camp checks and checking for passes to ensure park fees have been paid Be available for late-night emergencies Perform light housekeeping duties, including litter pickup, light janitorial maintenance, replenishing restroom supplies and assisting in keeping the bathhouses clean, and performing minor repairs Stay visible and approachable to campers by being outdoors frequently Contact the Park Manager and/or Police Department when necessary Stay in close communication with staff, referring problems to them for solution Perform other projects and assignments based on park needs and hosts' skills and interests Hosts must be accessible to campers for comments and complaints and understand and explain - not enforce - park rules and regulations and stress the protection of natural resources to campers. Special park projects can be designed based on a host's skills and interests. All hosts must have enthusiasm for working with the public, a willingness to learn about the Rockbridge area, and the desire to accept new challenges. What is a Camp Host's Season? The camping season in Glen Maury Park is generally from May through October. Hosts are requested to volunteer approximately 20 hours per week for at least four consecutive weeks. What Will Hosts Receive?   Camp Hosts stay free in the Glen Maury Park campground with full hook up.  They are also eligible for free or discounted admission to many of the Park’s recreational facilities, as well as to the numerous music events/festivals held in the Park during their assignment, depending upon the event. How are Hosts Selected? Hosts are selected on a first-come, first-served basis and must provide their own RV or camping equipment. An extra vehicle is strongly recommended for personal transportation. Selection criteria include experience in camping, prior campground or park host service, working with the public, length of time willing to be hosts and how well skills match park needs. No salary or stipend is provided.  Hosts are on duty at least five days out of seven, with any days off taken mid-week. Daily hours vary, but are generally concentrated in early morning, mid-late afternoon, evening and nights. Hosts are “on call” whenever on site.  The schedules of our volunteer hosts allow ample time to enjoy recreational activities with friends and family members while providing volunteer services within Glen Maury Park. If interested in becoming a Camp Host, you will need to submit an application.  Please contact us to request one.  Successful applicants are required to sign an agreement stating their park-specific duties, benefits, obligations and termination conditions.  For more information, contact Edward Armentrout Director, Glen Maury Park 100 Vista Links Drive Buena Vista, Virginia 24416 (540) 261-4653 golfpro@glenmaurypark.com

Camp Host At Jefferson National Forest

US Forest Service Host Needed for Jefferson National Forest in southwestern Virginia White Rocks Campground is near Goldbond VA.  It is a wonderful place for those who enjoy a natural setting and don’t need lots of amenities.  It is located in the midst of  a typical Appalachian forest and a small creek meanders thru the campground.   There are 35 campsites located around two loops.  There are two restrooms with flush toilets, but no showers. The host site has full hookups but the rest of the campground does not.  The campground contains primitive sites with grills, tables and tent pads and centrally located water spigots. There is a dump station in the campground.  A phone is nearby but there is no cell service in this area.  The closest town is Pearisburg, VA  30 minutes away. Hosts are expected to work most weekends Friday - Sunday as well as holidays - approximately 20 hours per week and have off during the remainder of the week. The primary duty of the host is to maintain the cleanliness of the restrooms and camp sites, including fire rings.  All cleaning supplies are provided by the government.   Applicants must have good people skills and be physically able to perform the services required.  No housing is provided.  Volunteer must bring their own camper and provide their own reliable, licensed vehicle and fuel.  References are required.  Background check required. Eastern Divide Ranger District at 540-552-4641.

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority

Website: www.nvrpa.org The employment information at the website is usually located by clicking on the About link, but a link to the jobs information may be located on the home page. A variety of part-time and seasonal positions are available throughout the Regional Park system especially during the peak season of mid-March through October. Many positions allow for flexible hours and days.
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