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?

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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

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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Alaska Excursions Logo

Alaska Excursions

Want an adventure? Join us in 2015!

Alaska

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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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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

Call Shenandoah your three-season home - we welcome you to join us today!

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 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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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

SOAK ~ WORK ~ LIVE ... in Montana

Montana

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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 - 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

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

Live your life, love your job!

Utah

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Taos Ski Valley

DO YOU KNOW TAOS?  

New Mexico

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Taylor Park Trading Post Inc. Logo

Colorado Dream Ranch

Spend the summer with us and see why families have been visiting this Mountain Oasis for generations! RV Spaces

Colorado

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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

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Job Postings

Check out these job opportunities.

Try on seasonal employment and see if it fits!

Grand Canyon North Rim - Grand Canyon National Park

Help Wanted Now - Hospitality and Food and Beverage Positions

What if the BEST LOCATION and BEST EMPLOYER in the TETONS were one in the same???

Signal Mountain Lodge - Grand Teton National Park---Jackson Hole, WY

Help Wanted Now - Retail, Pantry Cook, Pizzeria Staff, Housekeeping,

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

Finish Your Season At Mount Rainier!

Rainier Guest Services - Among the glaciers and wildlowers at Mount Rainer

Help Wanted Now - Dining Room Assistant Manager or Lead

Enjoy a Tranquil Summer in the Olympic National Park!

Delaware North at Kalaloch Lodge - A Beautiful Pacific Northwest Lodge Overlooking the Pacific!

Help Wanted Now - Line Cook - Seasonal

Come work just a mile outside of Yellowstone National Park!

Silver Gate General Store & Lodging - Peaks soaring to 11,000 ft, looking directly at majestic Amphitheater Mountain

Seasonal Entry Level - Housekeeper

Meet The Polar Bears!!!

Deadhorse Camp - Alaska's Arctic Coastal Plain near the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Help Wanted Now - Cleaner-Dishwasher --- Baker-Breakfast Cook

The best part of summer is still ahead!

Crater Lake Lodge - Xanterra - Crater Lake - the deepest lake in the US

Help Wanted Now - Cooks, Kitchen Utility, Maintenance Engineering...

The CANYON CRIES For COOKS!!

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

Year-Round Professional - Cooks Needed

Xanterra Grand Canyon South Rim has immediate positions open in the Engineering Department!

Xanterra - South Rim, LLC - Live and work at one of the world's 7 Natural Wonders!

Help Wanted Now - Skilled Trades

SERVE GUESTS at the GRAND CANYON!

Xanterra - South Rim, LLC - Live and work at one of the world's 7 Natural Wonders!

Help Wanted Now - F&B SERVERS and BUSSERS

$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,...

Fishing Club in the Catskill Mountains

Fishing Club - Beaverkill River valley near Roscoe, NY

Year-Round Entry Level - Caretaker/Chef

Searching for Great People to be part of the quintessential Idaho experience!

Shore Lodge - Whitetail - Shore of Payette Lake, McCall, Idaho

Year-Round Professional - Building/Property Maintenance

Work Hard, Play Hard in Marble Canyon! Food and Beverage at Cliff Dwellers Lodge

Lees Ferry Anglers/Cliff Dwellers Lodge - Remote Northern Arizona

Seasonal Professional - Experienced Line Cooks Needed

NOW HIRING Exceptional staff for Autumn jobs in the CO Rockies!

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Outdoor Educators, Art Instructors,...

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

Amazon.com - Beautiful rural setting! Friendly people! Great campground locations!

Seasonal Entry Level - CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse Associate

Maintenance Associate for a High End Resort

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - Clyde Park - Montana

Seasonal Professional - Maintenance Associate - HVAC Specialist

Room Attendants Wanted

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - Clyde Park - Montana

Seasonal Entry Level - Room Attendant

Dining Room Servers for High End Food Service

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - beautiful South Central Montana

Seasonal Entry Level - Dining Room Server

Calling All Chefs!

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - Clyde Park, MT

Seasonal Professional - Lead/Line Cook

Lajitas Golf Resort, the resort oasis of the Big Bend is seeking a Hotel Director!

Lajitas Golf Resort & Spa - The Resort Oasis in the Big Bend of the Rio Grande in West Texas

Year-Round Professional - Hotel Director

Live and Work at Yellowstone National Park

Delaware North at West Yellowstone Hotels - Yellowstone National Park

Year-Round Professional - Executive Housekeeper

Get hot and steamy with rewarding culinary experiences and FREE HOUSING

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Line Cook and Dishwashers

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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