Jobs by State
Where will your next job adventure find you?
Jobs in Alabama show up from time to time!
Go big or go home is your motto. You can’t be contained by the lower 48. Let your North Star lead you to the land of the midnight sun, where big scenery, big animals, and even big vegetables await you. North to Alaska!
Your winter dreams tend towards warm desert days and Sonoran starry nights. Or maybe it’s a Grand Canyon summer that lures you to the magical land of the Saguaros. No matter the season, Arizona is pulling you southward!
From the Mississippi River to the Ozark Mountains, Arkansas will bring out your "natural state." No really, it will, because that's Arkansas' state motto! A land of rivers and lakes, caves and mountains, and an impressive amount of Wilderness Area, you might have to get your nature on.
California hosts a multitude of natural wonders: the towering and ancient Redwoods, the granite spires of Yosemite, the crystalline waters of Lake Tahoe, the ever-changing and ever-wondrous Pacific coast shore, and the rugged splendor of the Mojave Desert. The opportunities for wild exploration are limited only by your imagination.
Colorado's Front Range experiences 300 days of sunshine annually. Colorado has 58 "Fourteeners" - peaks that are 14,000 + in elevation, and three national parks. - Rocky Mountain, Mesa Verde, Black Canyon Of The Gunnison - and several national monuments.
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When your summer coworkers start obsessing about their next ski resort adventure, do you start dreaming of beaches and wetlands? Is the Pink Pelican your totem animal? Are you a little tired of hearing the expression "It's a dry heat"? If you answered Yes to any of these questions, the Sunshine State might be calling your name!
Hiking the Appalachian Trail is on your bucket list, and you’ll find its southern terminus, Springer Mountain, here in Georgia! Peanuts are your favorite snack, just like Georgia's own former President Jimmy Carter. From the vast wilderness of the Chatahoochee National Forest to the sprawling coastline, Georgia has tons to offer!
Your internal clock is set to Island time. You don’t have a favorite when it comes to sunrises or sunsets as long as you can view either over the endless horizon of the ocean. It’s never too late to learn how to hang ten…or five….or even one! Mahalo!
One hundred and fourteen mountain ranges call it home. Over sixty-percent of the Gem State's land is public and open for a lifetime of exploration. Thrill seekers in the know wander here for world class skiing, rafting, fishing, hiking, and, well, just about every outdoor activity you can conjure. Idaho might be one of America's best kept secrets!
Work in the Land of Lincoln, home of the Windy City! And if you like to read, Chicago Public Library is the world's largest public library with a collection of more than 2 million books. See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.
Indiana Dunes National Seashore is a Great Place! And working as a Camp Counselors/Naturalist Trainee at the Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center is a good way to get your foot in the door with the National Park Service!
Work in the heartland of America! With the Missouri River to the west and the Mississippi to the east, Iowa is the only state bordered by two navigable rivers.
Find a job in Kansas.
Many guest service positions available during the summer at Mammoth Cave Hotel located at the entrance of the world famous Mammoth Cave.
Cruise America's Inland Waterways including the Mississippi River. Year-round and seasonal onboard positions.
Many summer camp jobs to choose from in Maine! Also, if you've always wanted to check out Acadia, here's your chance - summer jobs by the ocean!
From mountains, to the bay, to the Atlantic Ocean, Maryland boasts a vast assortment of outdoor activities, unique attractions, and historical landmarks.
Massachusetts - home of Red Sox Nation and summer jobs on Cape Cod.
Did you know you could work on an island all summer where no cars are allowed? Guest service positions at resorts and restaurants on Mackinac Island. Also summer jobs at Isle Royale National Park, summer camp jobs and resort/ranch jobs in other parts of the state.
This is your Boundary Waters opportunity! Or work & play at a summer camp! See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.
Cruise the Mississippi River - onboard positions, year-round and seasonal.
Tell Missouri summer employers that CoolWorks is the place to be!
Spend some time in the Big Sky state! Two of the most spectacular National Parks offer a ton of summer jobs. There are countless jobs near those parks, too - guest ranches, outfitters, restaurants, campgrounds and more. Winter, summer, spring or fall - Montana and Big Sky Country has it all.
Check out jobs in Nebraska.
Lake Tahoe is in Nevada too! Winter jobs at ski resorts and summer jobs in Incline Village on the shores of Lake Tahoe.
Summer jobs in the White Mountains doing trail work, summer camp jobs, and winter ski resort jobs. See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.
Work outside at some of the most famous seaside resorts and beaches and amusements parks around!
Summer and winter jobs in the Land of Enchantment!
A lot of summer camp jobs available in New York. They start recruiting around October. Most of the camps are in the Adirondacks and Catskills, many on lakes.
North Carolina holds the distinction of being one of the original Great Places: the Blue Ridge Mountains are one of the 10 oldest mountain ranges in the world! Between those ancient rolling majestic mountains and the iconic coastline of the Outer Banks, the Tarheel State draws adventurers from all around the globe. Nothing could be finer than (a seasonal job in) Carolina!
The wide open skies and native grasslands of the Great Plains are tugging at your heartstrings. From the Red River Valley to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota is full of unrealized beauty by most, and that's just why you want to go there!
The Buckeye State offers Amusement Park jobs and State Park jobs.
"Oklahoma where the wind comes sweeping down the plain, Oklahoma Where the wav-in wheat can sure smell sweet when the wind comes right behind the rain..."
National Park Jobs at Crater Lake & Ski Jobs in the Cascades. See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.
Summer camp jobs in the Poconos, and summer and winter resort jobs in the Laurel Highlands.
Work in Rhode Island.
Summer guide jobs and support staff positions with Outdoor Adventure Companies.
Experience South Dakota! Summer jobs in the Black Hills, Badlands, and Mount Rushmore. Great hiking, biking, and climbing.
Tennessee has a lot of rivers, and you'll find a lot of jobs on those rivers right here on this page! Adventure and Outdoor Centers need whitewater rafting guides as well as photographers, equipment rental staff, office staff, food service staff, and more. Also in Tennessee you'll find year-round youth counselor positions.
Here's your chance to see the desert flowers bloom! Work at Big Bend National Park - season runs February - June, or see if one of their year-round positions might be what you're looking for. Summer camp jobs also available in the Texas hill country.
Take advantage of the "Best Snow on Earth"! LOTS of ski resort jobs. Summer jobs at Bryce, Zion, Lake Powell and Moab. Conservation Corps too!
Vermont just might be the the original outdoor enthusiast's State: the Long Trail is the oldest long distance hiking trail in the nation. Over 75% of the state is forested, including thousands of acres of alpine terrain, making for plenty of year-round recreational opportunities. Thrills abound in the Green Mountain State!
National park jobs at Shenandoah and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Summer camp jobs at Girl Scout Camps and at a very cool multicultural summer program - working with kids from around the world.
There are as many great jobs as there are great places in Washington! Summer camp jobs on the islands, lodge and resort jobs on glacier fed lakes, summer jobs at Mt. Rainier and in Olympic National Park, ski jobs where they get serious snow...and more.
In West Virginia you can work with kids at summer camps, be a river raft guide or work as support staff for the river outfitters, or work at a ski resort.
Spring, Summer, and fall jobs at a family camp and retreat center. See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.
Wyoming has SO many jobs in great places! Summer jobs in and near Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. Summer and winter jobs in Jackson Hole, Guest ranch jobs, and ski jobs where there is awesome snow, terrain, and views.
See what it's like & tell your story at My CoolWorks.