JOIN OUR TEAM!

CAMPGROUND ATTENDANTS

Part-time Position – up to 30 hours a week

Start and end dates vary May 14th ending September 19th

 

Are you looking for a fun outdoor job this summer? Do you enjoy working with happy people and have a passion for the little things that make others smile?  Are you looking for a fun employer to work for, and gain new skills that will create fantastic employment opportunities in the future?

Salmon Valley Campground is looking for several outgoing, fun, organized, attention detailed individual to join our team.

This dynamic position involves working directly with our fabulous guests, making espresso beverages in our Coffee and Treat Shack, small event and workshop planning, welcoming guests to the campground, campground cleanup and other duties as required. 

We are looking for someone with strong customer services skills and the passion to provide exceptional guest experience.   

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Greet guest and check in campers, process payments, answer the phone and take reservations

  • Using our computerized reservation software, point of sale and payment process equipment and handling cash

  • Use of some fabulous barista skills: using an espresso machine, preparing and serving coffee and other beverages, serving ice cream and baked goodies.

  • Sales:  We have some awesome options for our guest and they may need some help deciding what they would like. 

  • Address guest questions and make every effort to resolve any issues

  • Help plan, set up, tear down and participate in workshops and events

  • Clean washhouse (yup, toilets included) and garbage disposal

  • Collect and sort beverage containers and recycling

  • Painting and other light maintenance duties

  • Clean campsites and firepits, remove and dispose of garbage

  • Multi-tasker and can handle a rush of customers with a smile

  • Willing and able to work outdoors and be exposed to various weather conditions.

  • And an opportunity to pull from some of your strengths and share them with us and our guests

  • Event planning, coordination, preparation, promotion and delivery to guests and visitors

  • Cleaning and sanitizing coffee and treat bar and day use area

  • Answering telephone, emails and social media inquiries

  • design of posters

  • landscaping (mowing, weedwacking, pruning and campsite maintenance)

  • Wood splitting and delivery

  • social media posts and design

  • other duties as required

 

SOME THINGS WE WANT YOU TO BRING TO THE ROLE:

 

  • Upbeat and positive personality, guest focused, deliver quality and genuine customer service

  • Has a passion for exceptional customer experience and philosophy

  • Outgoing, positive and a genuinely nice person

  • Works well under pressure and in a fast paced environment

  • Flexible 

  • Creative

  • Organized and the ability to multi-task 

  • Resourceful 

  • Anticipates what needs to get done

  • Enjoy being outdoors

  • Keen eye for small detail

  • Strong work ethic

  • Punctual 

  • Work well on your own and in a team

  • High levels of reliability and responsibility

  • Able to take direction and follow instructions

  • Great with repetitive tasks

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Highly self-motivated and able to take initiative without direct supervision

  • Highly organized, focused and results-oriented

  • Desire to work with and contribute to a positive and productive team environment

  • Willingness to take on additional roles or responsibilities as required

  • Has Food Safe Certification or able to obtain it before May 19th.

  • Must be able to work weekends and holidays

  • Valid driver’s license and/or reliable transportation to shifts

  • Legally able to work in Canada

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

You guessed it….customer service is key, and we are looking for staff who will WOW our guests with making them feel welcome and appreciated.  Some days, we have a lot of things happening and some days it is pretty chilled.  We are looking for folks who anticipate what needs to be done, pays attention to detail, resourceful and willing to try new things.  If you commit to working with us, we expect that you will follow through with that commitment and stay with us all season and show up to your shifts.  We are looking for staff who not only can work independently, but an awesome team player.  As we are located outside of city limits, we are looking for staff who have a reliable vehicle and/or ride. 

 

 

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

 

Pay starts at $16 an hour with the ability to make tips. Y

 

You will have the opportunity to work for a family who truly cares for their guests, staff and this beautiful property.  We want our staff to feel valued and appreciated.  You will get to work with really happy campers and THEY love getting to know you too.  Our goal is to provide you with some awesome skills and experiences that you can take forward in your future endeavors.  And…you get to work in a campground! 

 

All applicants must submit a COVER LETTER and/or VIDEO describing some awesome things about yourself and why you would like to work with us.  Please also attach a RESUME with your work and volunteer experience, education and 3 references to info@salmonvalleycampground.com by April 29th, 2022. 

 

Only those candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. 

HOURS

Salmon Valley Campground is open 7 days a week and shifts will include mornings, evenings, weekends and holidays.

 

ABOUT SALMON VALLEY CAMPGROUND

We are a family owned campground heading into our third camping season.  Our campground is located 26 km North of Prince George along the beautiful Salmon River.  We have 35 campsites over 24 acres of property with several amenities on site including a wash house, beaches, coffee and treat shack.  We have drawn guests from all over the world but also have incredible support from local campers from the Prince George area.  We want our guests to have an incredible camping experience during their time with us.