Resident Attendant/Campground Host

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USDA Forest Service manages, promotes, and protects public land

Hillman Ferry Campground is seeking Resident Attendants to fill positions at Hillman Ferry Campground From Late March to the end of October.  One position is at the Gatehouse from Wednesday-Sunday for 5 shifts of 8 hours.  The other position is for a couple and has 4 shifts of 8 hours at the Gatehouse and 1 shift of 8 hours at the Outpost Store.


Gatehouse – Check in guests, answer questions and inform about rules, and check out guests.  When needed, notify local law enforcement or paramedics of any issues or health needs.

Outpost – Sales or Rent items to customers, stock items when needed, and help keep the store clean

Are you retired and love the outdoors?  Do you like to meet people and stay active?  Then our Resident Attendant opportunity is the job for you.

Volunteering as a Resident Attendant (RA) is a great way to become involved with Land Between The Lakes’ recreational stewardship. As a Resident Attendant, you will interact with campground visitors by providing customer service and general information, operate the computer Point of Sale system, inform visitors of Land Between The Lakes’ campground policies, and perform various other duties to support our public land.

Resident Attendants serve 40 hours per week and are provided a full hook-up campsite plus a tax free monetary reimbursement for each month that they work with us. We are looking for couples with warm, friendly personalities to join our award winning staff and provide consistently excellent customer service to campground visitors.

Hillman Ferry is a very busy campground on the northern end of Land Between The Lakes, and only 10 minutes from Grand Rivers, Kentucky. Hillman Ferry is a 374-site campground located on Kentucky Lake. Recreation opportunities include hunting, fishing, boating, hiking, biking, swimming, sports, etc. See more about the campground at

We look forward to hearing about your interest!

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