The City of Mankato is seeking a volunteer campground host. Duties and responsibilities are described below.
Campground hosts work with the Parks and Forestry Foreperson, acting as host and performing maintenance functions at the Land of Memories Campground.
The Campground Host site is located at Land of Memories Campground. The host may vary and can be expected to include hours during the day, evening, and weekends.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
•Greet and welcome visitors to the campground, provide information and supplies, assist with light housekeeping and maintenance functions of the municipal campground and serve as an emergency contact person for the campground. These activities include camper check-in; campground record keeping; light cleaning and maintenance of camper sites and restroom and shower buildings; sell firewood and ice, loan equipment, assist with special events and notify park staff or law enforcement when emergencies arise.
•Attendance during regularly scheduled hours. Hours may vary.
•Effective and respectful communication and interactions with other volunteers, supervisors, individuals from other organizations, and citizen customers.
•Performs other manual labor and related functions as required or assigned.
•Knowledge of camping and the operation and maintenance of a campground.
Must be at least 21 years of age at the beginning of their volunteer duties, and able to volunteer a minimum of four weeks. Duties may require operating hours on nights and weekends.
Conditions Of Employment:
•Must possess a valid form of identification.
•Must successfully complete a background examination.
•Must comply with organizational and departmental policies.
Ashley Steevens, Superintendent of Parks and Open Spaces