Sightseeing in Skagway, Alaska by Kari Quaas
Sightseeing in Skagway, Alaska by Kari Quaas

Jobs for the Older and Bolder

If you consider yourself "Older & Bolder," you are retired or planning on retiring, and are looking for a seasonal or temporary job in a great place, the following employers are interested in you. Keep in mind, each has varied accommodations; some have RV spaces, some offer private rooms, and others have rentals nearby. Are you ready for your encore career?

Employer Profiles

Detailed profile of each employer and their jobs, application process, location, and much more!

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A Broader View Volunteers Corp Logo

A Broader View Volunteers Corp

Volunteer Abroad Year Round Customized Programs

Pennsylvania, BZ, KH, CM, CL, CN, CO, CR, EC, GH, GT, HN, IN, KE, NP, and more!

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A Christian Ministry in the National Parks Logo

A Christian Ministry in the National Parks

Encountering God in the Wonders of Creation since 1951

Colorado

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Alaska Excursions Logo

Alaska Excursions

Want an adventure? Join us in 2015!

Alaska

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Alaska Galore Tours Logo

Alaska Galore Tours

Alaska like you've never seen it before!

Alaska

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Altogether Outdoors Summer Camps Logo

Altogether Outdoors Summer Camps

Spend the summer at camp! Fun activities, and authentic relationships in the beautiful Colorado Rockies. 

Colorado

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Amazon.com Logo

Amazon

AMAZON - Work hard. Have fun. Make history. RV Spaces

Kentucky, Tennessee, Texas, and Indiana

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Aramark - Glacier Bay Lodge Logo

Aramark Glacier Bay Lodge

Now hiring for Summer Jobs in Glacier Bay - Alaska

Alaska

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Aramark Mesa Verde Logo

Aramark Mesa Verde - Summer Jobs in Colorado!

Now Hiring for Summer Jobs at Mesa Verde National Park RV Spaces

Colorado

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Badlands Lodge LLC Logo

Badlands/Cedar Pass Lodge

Summer Paradise located in the Badlands National Park RV Spaces

South Dakota

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CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation - Seward Windsong Lodge Logo

Seward Windsong Lodge

Join the Team at the Finest Glacier Valley Getaway

Alaska

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Coldfoot Camp Logo

Coldfoot Camp

Experience Alaska's Arctic in the Brooks Mountain Range!

Alaska

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Crater Lake Lodge - Xanterra Logo

Crater Lake Lodge - Xanterra

Jobs With A View From The Cool Crater Rim RV Spaces

Oregon

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Custer State Park Regency CSP Ventures LP Logo

Custer State Park Regency CSP Ventures LP

Spend a summer working in the heart of the Black Hills RV Spaces

South Dakota

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Delaware North at Sequoia and Kings Canyon Logo

Delaware North at Sequoia and Kings Canyon

Working here will expand your perspective, renew your spirit and challenge your sense of wonder.

California

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Delaware North at Shenandoah National Park Logo

DNC - Shenandoah National Park

Great Jobs in Shenandoah. Apply today - and start in May!

Virginia

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Delaware North at Yellowstone Logo

Yellowstone General Stores

Your Summer In Yellowstone Will Be Incredible! RV Spaces

Montana and Wyoming

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Delaware North at Yosemite Logo

Delaware North at Yosemite

Seasonal and Year-round Jobs in Yosemite!

California

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Dornan's Logo

Dornan's in the Tetons

Work with a view of the Tetons

Wyoming

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Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) Logo

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra)

Great Adventures in the heart of Glacier National Park RV Spaces

Montana

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Glacier Park, Inc. Logo

Glacier Park, Inc.

Where The Ordinary Stops and the Journey Begins! RV Spaces

Montana

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Global Vision International Logo

Global Vision International

Volunteer & Intern Abroad!

Massachusetts, Florida, California, KE, NP, AU, CR, ES, and MX

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Grand Canyon North Rim Logo

Grand Canyon North Rim

Live Life On The Edge And Experience the Majestic Grand Canyon! RV Spaces

Arizona

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Grand Teton Lodge Company Logo

Grand Teton Lodge Company and Headwaters Lodge/Cabins at Flagg Ranch

Experience of a lifetime in the majesty of the Tetons RV Spaces

Wyoming

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Green Creek Inn Logo

Green Creek Inn

Green Creek Inn & RV Park Welcomes You for a Summer of Work & Fun! RV Spaces

Wyoming

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Isle Royale Resorts, LLC Logo

Isle Royale Resorts, LLC

Summer Jobs on Isle Royale - one of America's most unique National Parks!

Michigan

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Kalani Oceanside Retreat Logo

Kalani | Yoga Retreats | Hawaii Retreats

Kalani - The Promise of a New Direction

Hawaii

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial Logo

Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Live in the shadow of a tribute to democracy! RV Spaces

South Dakota

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Norris Hot Springs Logo

Norris Hot Springs

SOAK ~ WORK ~ LIVE ... in Montana

Montana

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Palmer Gulch Resort/Mt. Rushmore KOA Logo

Palmer Gulch Resort/Mt. Rushmore KOA

Summer Jobs in the Black Hills of South Dakota

South Dakota

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Premier Alaska Tours Logo

Premier Alaska Tours

We have Alaska down P.A.T.

Alaska

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Princess Cruises and Holland America Line - Alaska Hotels and Lodges Logo

Princess Cruises and Holland America Line - Alaska Hotels and Lodges

Work in some of Alaska’s most pristine and untouched wilderness RV Spaces

Alaska

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Projects Abroad Logo

Projects Abroad - Volunteer or Intern

Volunteer and Intern Abroad

New York, GH, TH, BO, KH, CN, CR, RO, EC, ET, IN, JM, KE, AR, MX, and more!

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Rainier Guest Services Logo

Rainier Guest Services

Spend Your Summer in Paradise! RV Spaces

Washington

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Ratna Ling Retreat Center Logo

Ratna Ling Retreat Center

Benefitting Yourself and the World

California

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Signal Mountain Lodge Logo

Signal Mountain Lodge

Come work and play in the heart of the Tetons!

Wyoming

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Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort Logo

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort

Live your life, love your job!

Utah

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Soaring Treetop Adventures Logo

Soaring Treetop Adventures

Summer positions available at Remote Colorado Zipline!

Colorado

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Taos Ski Valley Logo

Taos Ski Valley

DO YOU KNOW TAOS?  

New Mexico

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The Acadia Corporation Logo

Acadia Corporation

Acadia Shops of Bar Harbor - near Acadia National Park

Maine

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The Goldpanner Logo

The Goldpanner

Spend the Summer in Wild Alaska Gold Mining Country RV Spaces

Alaska

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The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC Logo

The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC

Discover the magic of the Hoodoos!

Utah

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Xanterra - South Rim, LLC Logo

Grand Canyon South Rim

Grand Canyon Jobs - you're not just close, you're there! RV Spaces

Arizona

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Yellowstone Association Logo

Yellowstone Association

Yellowstone National Park - Inspire. Educate. Preserve. RV Spaces

Wyoming and Montana

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Yellowstone National Park Lodges Logo

Yellowstone National Park Lodges

Yellowstone National Park Summer Jobs RV Spaces

Wyoming

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Yellowstone Park Service Stations Inc. Logo

Yellowstone Park Service Stations Inc. - Summer Jobs

Work and Play in Yellowstone National Park This Summer RV Spaces

Wyoming and Montana

48 employer profiles

Job Postings

Check out these job opportunities.

Start your summer off on a clean 'plate.' Dishwashers get end of season bonus and free housing!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - AMAZING Grand Teton National Park - Jackson Hole WY, just South of Yellowstone

Seasonal Entry Level - Dishwasher

Start this week! Outstanding Extroverts Wanted

YMCA of the Rockies - Snow Mountain Ranch - High Rockies, located between Winter Park Resort and Rocky Mountain National Park

Seasonal Entry Level - Front Desk Attendants Needed Now!

HOUSEKEEPING COUPLE - Yosemite, Free Housing,

Yosemite's Scenic Wonders - Vacation Rentals, Yosemite

Seasonal Entry Level - Residential Housekeeping Pair (Yosemite)

Fast-paced Hospitality Management position near Yellowstone's West Entrance

Yellowstone Vacations - The West gate to Yellowstone National Park

Year-Round Professional - Operations Manager

Various Level Culinary Positions at Mountain Property

Shore Lodge - Whitetail - Mountain Lake Property in Beautiful McCall, ID

Year-Round Entry Level - Culinary Positions

Night Auditor Wanted Now - Work at Beautiful Glacier National Park!

Glacier Park, Inc. - Join us at beautiful Glacier Park Lodge in East Glacier, MT

Help Wanted Now - Night Auditor Position Now Available

$880+* Season Bonus for Autumn 2015 staff in Estes Park, CO

YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center - 5000 guest Resort on the edge Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park

Seasonal Entry Level - We'Re Hiring for Housekeeping, Food Service,...

Check out our Retail Clerk positions- it might be the job you are shopping for!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - Best mountains in the US - Grand Teton National Park in Jackson Hole WY

Seasonal Entry Level - Retail Clerk

Come to an INFORMATIONAL WEBINAR about WORKING FOR AMAZON!

Amazon.com - Located in the heart of Central KY - great lake nearby - beautiful vistas!

Help Wanted Now - Amazon.com CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse...

Join the management team at the Grand Canyon North Rim

Grand Canyon North Rim - Grand Canyon National Park

Seasonal Professional - Front Desk Manager

Enhance Our Visitor Dining Experience in Breathtaking Zion NP

Xanterra Parks & Resorts - Zion Lodge - Zion National Park - deep in the heart of Utah's Red Rock Country

Help Wanted Now - Dining Room Supervisor

Looking for energetic people to work and live in Seward Alaska!

Best Western Plus Edgewater Hotel - On the water at Resurrection Bay in Seward Alaska

Help Wanted Now - Front Desk, Night Auditor, Housekeeping

Seasonal Hotel Assistant Manager Wanted Now!

Glacier Park, Inc. - Join us at beautiful Glacier Park Lodge in East Glacier, MT

Help Wanted Now - Assistant Location Manager

MOUNTAIN LOVING FOODIES: Great Opportunity in Big Sky, Montana with HOUSING

The Hungry Moose Market and Deli - In the heart of Big Sky's Town Center

Help Wanted Now - DELI/RETAIL: ROOM for GROWTH

It's not too late! Seasonal job opportunities are still available! Great People - Great Place

Delaware North at Yellowstone - Yellowstone National Park

Help Wanted Now - Summer Seasonal Jobs - Food Service, Grill,...

Great Memories Start In Spectacular Places!

The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC - Explore our natural amphitheater and discover the beauty of hoodoos!

Help Wanted Now - Night Audit Clerk, Guest Service Agent, Porter,...

Transform Our Historic Resort & Spa Guest Experience

Delaware North - Saratoga Springs, Upstate New York

Year-Round Professional - Sous Chef

Would you like to volunteer in Yellowstone this summer?

The Yellowstone Park Foundation - Yellowstone National Park - NW Wyoming

Seasonal Entry Level - Haynes Photo Shop Volunteer - Old Faithful Area

Dining Room Servers for High End Food Service

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - beautiful South Central Montana

Seasonal Entry Level - Dining Room Server

Immediate Openings in breathtaking Glacier National Park!

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) - Live where people vacation - in Northwest Montana

Seasonal Professional - Sous Chef and Line Cooks

Bring your Career to Life in Yosemite!

Delaware North - Yosemite National Park - The Ahwahnee

Year-Round Professional - The Ahwahnee - Ass'T Dining Room Manager

What a sweet summer you can have as the Pastry Chef in the Tetons

Grand Teton Lodge Company - In beautiful Grand Teton National Park, in Jackson Hole WY

Seasonal Professional - Pastry Chef

Benefitting Yourself and Others - Work and Learn at Ratna Ling

Ratna Ling Retreat Center - In the beautiful coastal redwoods of northern California

Year-Round Entry Level - Work and Live in a Buddhist Community

Spend your Fall next to Nashville and enjoy your days off!

Amazon.com - A very short drive to Nashville's sites!

Seasonal Entry Level - CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse Associate

Spend your Fall in the heart of KY and enjoy your days off!

Amazon.com - Lakes, the Bourbon Trail, beautiful scenery!

Seasonal Entry Level - Amazon.com CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse...

Retail Operations at the Grand Canyon - Bring Your Career To Life!

Delaware North - The Grand Canyon - South Rim, Arizona

Year-Round Professional - Assistant Grocery Manager

Calling All Chefs!

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - Clyde Park, MT

Seasonal Professional - Lead/Line Cook

Room Attendant Position

KMG - KMG Hospitality - Crazy Mountain Ranch

Seasonal Entry Level - Room Attendant

F&B Management Openings

Xanterra - South Rim, LLC - Grand Canyon National Park, South Rim

Year-Round Professional - Assistant Restaurant Manager

Off Road Activity Positions

KMG - KMG Hospitality - Crazy Mountain Ranch

Seasonal Professional - Off Road Driver and Instructor

Basecamp Manager with diverse skill set needed near Yellowstone National Park

Mountain Sky Guest Ranch - Tucked in the mountains, and just minutes from the Yellowstone River

Seasonal Professional - Basecamp Manager - American Explorers at...

Hidden Meadow Ranch - White Mountains AZ Private Ranch Community

Hidden Meadow Ranch - A private ranch community in the beautiful mountains/forest of NE Arizona

Year-Round Entry Level - Wrangler

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More Info

Retired Brains is a job and information source for boomers, retirees and people planning their retirement. This site connects older job seekers with employers seeking to hire them. They also provide important senior-focused material including information on senior discounts, work at home jobs, senior travel, starting your own business, funding your retirement, continue your education and much more.

Join our Older and Bolder group on My CoolWorks to discuss your thoughts, plans and dreams about working in a National Park or as a Camp Host, or Whatever!  Get out and see the world and meet others doing the same thing.

If you're under 66, you can get travel insurance for your seasonal work adventures through World Nomads . Their policies cover emergency medical and dental care as well as emergency medical transportation. Endorsed by the Lonely Planet.

"Our seasonal career for the last twenty two years have given us a lifetime's adventures ... at Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon and other western parks in the U.S.  We've widened our home base from SC to yonder.  Knowledge, experience and the desire to learn have no 'expiration dates'! "

Five Ways Seasonal Work Can Put the WOW In Retirement  A sense of adventure and a little flexibility can open up a world of opportunity for retirees through seasonal work. Currently, there are thousands of seasonal jobs available in top outdoor destinations around the country. Employers such as national parks and guest ranches are actively recruiting seniors to fill positions suited to every skill level and all physical abilities.  

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For a Fun Job In Retirement, Think Out of the Box - Article by Chris Farrell on PBS' Next Avenue

Lifetime Planning Guide
Resources for Boomers & Seniors by Art Koff of RetiredBrains.com