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Volunteer Idaho Parks and Recreation posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Campground Hosts needed statewide

Job Overview:

Campground hosts live and work in the campground and are often the first contact our visitors have with Idaho Dept. of Parks & Recreation.  They perform a variety of tasks such as greeting visitors and handing out information, collecting fees, light maintenance duties, and informing park staff about potential problems.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Greet park visitors and be readily accessible to the public while on duty
  • Answer questions and provide park and local tourist information
  • Answer phone, voice mail, and 2-way park radio
  • Lock and unlock buildings
  • Perform complete campground checks twice a day
  • Post campground reservation information and mark reserved sites
  • May work at Visitor Center as needed
  • Inform park visitors of park rules and regulations and notify park staff if enforcement action is needed


Campground hosts each work a minimum of 20-24 hours per week (including weekends and holidays) for a minimum of 30 days and a maximum of 180 days.  Hosts are considered to be “on-call” at all times of the day and night.  Hosts must take time off during the weekdays Monday through Thursday.  All hosts will have specific duties and scheduled times to work.

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