WA: Family RV Resort Work
Columbia Sun RV Resort, Kennewick, Washington
(Newer Resort in Kennewick, Pasco, Richland Area)
WA: Columbia Sun RV Resort, Kennewick, Washington. Positions for Workers On Wheels RVers are open for spring and summer, beginning March and April. Work through October at the park.
Columbia Sun RV Resort has a great team of camp hosts who are returning each season, some come home for the winter season believe it or not. Our host really makes this an enjoyable place to stay and work. The environment is very friendly and we are looking for people who enjoy the hospitality industry. We are family owned and operated. My children 9, 13, 16 live, work and loiter here.
The resort opened in August 2013. We are located in the Tri-Cities, (Kennewick, Pasco, Richland) in Eastern Washington on 25 acres with 145 sites that include over 70 pull thru Big Rig Sites all with full hookups. We work hard to be a first class with great amenities. We have been rated 10/10*/10 by Good Sam’s. Club.
Check us out on their website, www.goodsamsclub.com. Our website is www.columbiasunrvresort.com.
We are less than 3 miles from any major amenity. See www.tri-citiesguide.org or www.VisitTRI-CITIES.com for more info on the area. Area amenities include the Columbia River, fishing, boating, 10 golf courses, 130 area wineries, miles of water front walking and biking paths, and river parks.
Also, we planted over 500 perennials last fall and hundreds of trees last year, so we are looking forward to beautiful blooms.
We will exchange full hookup site, electric, propane, Wi-Fi, Cable, laundry and store discount for a total of 20 hours work per week. This can be done by one person or shared. Positions are for site and allowances only, rarely do we have paid hours. This has been very helpful for us just getting off the ground. The exception will be for housekeepers who will be given a season bonus. Most often couples work 10 hour each a week. A background check is required for everyone and paid for by me.
It is very much appreciated if people can stay thru to the end of October and work any day of the week.
Reservation/Office Duties and Requirements. Campground Manager Software is very desirable. Will be making reservations, selling merchandise, cash handling, processing credit cards, answering the phone, checking in guest & completing other task. Persons applying for this position should: Have a working knowledge of personal computers and other office systems, be a team player (we do not have a lot of office drama☺), able to stand for periods of time, enjoy being around people & have good communication skills.
Office Maintenance Duties and Requirements. Will be dispensing propane or willing to learn, escorting guest to their site by golf cart , perform general maintenance is helpful, wiping down outdoor furniture , washing windows from time to time. Set up and take down table and chairs as well as sweep and mop event center. Be engaging and help resolve customer problems, clean pool if you have the experience and knowledge, close up facility on scheduled intervals and do security rounds. Be able to lift propane tanks, able to endure extended periods of standing, bending, and kneeling.
Lawn and Landscape Maintenance. We have planted numerous trees, grasses and flowers. Have ability to prune, mow, weed eat, edge, and perform handyman, fill propane or willing to learn, clean pool if you have the experience and knowledge,
close up facility on scheduled intervals and do security rounds. Persons applying for this position should physically be able to lift 50 pounds, able to endure extended periods of standing, bending, and kneeling. Be engaging and helpful to resolve customer problems. In March we will be transplanting some trees and will need help if anyone can come early.
Flower Beds and Weeding. Do you have a green thumb? As stated above, we have over 500 newly planted flowers that will need to be dead headed, pruned, and their beds kept weed free. Knowledge of gardening would really help. We do spray for weeds but they still pop up. This person will need to perform weed patrol thru out the park. Be able to lift 25 pounds if
Janitorial: Will be cleaning restrooms, showers, laundry rooms, game room, exercise room, event center and other work areas so health standards and our 10/10*/10 Good Sam’s Rating is met. This involves cleaning furniture, window coverings, emptying wastebaskets, transporting trash to disposal areas, sweeping, vacuuming, scrubbing, mopping, and washing windows and walls when necessary. Set up tables and move furniture for rallies. Help maintain MSDS sheets. This person really must be able to kneel without any trouble, stoop and stand for long periods, able to lift 25 pounds, be proactive in identifying necessary maintenance and repair issues. This position can be physically laboring. I know, I did it when our housekeepers both left because of knee problems. Bonuses will be given to housekeepers who stay the entire season/seasons.
Social Media/Internet/Marketing Facilitator: Honestly, this position has been neglected and we need a “Go getter” who enjoys this. The position could easily take 10 - 20 hours per week. Knowledge of internet/apps based marketing is a must. Ability to manage Facebook site, monitor and respond to reviews in Google, Trip, yelp etc. Upload pictures and perform well versed written communication. Create and generate flyers and coupons in Canva or Publisher or willing to learn. Will be using Mail Chimp. Take pictures for Internet based marketing. Need general knowledge of current avenues for Internet marketing. Maintain monthly events calendar on website. Interact with the Visitor Center and Chamber of Commerce, and communicate with people outside the resort.
Activities and Event Center Facilitator: During our prime seasons we have indoor and outdoor movies, various socials and BBQs, BINGO Night. This person would take charge and run these activities, help create other events and program for the resort. Also, be will to take pictures when the opportunity arises. You really need to enjoy hosting and interacting with people.
If you are interested in one or any of these positions please email your resume and pictures of yourself and rig to firstname.lastname@example.org . Let me know your desired positions and we’ll set up a time to talk. We do have a lot of fun here while we work and would love to have new people join us.
Thanks a lot!
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