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?

Newest Profiles

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Alaska Excursions Logo

Alaska Excursions

Want an adventure? Join us in 2015!


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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

Montana and Wyoming

Employer Profiles

All of these employers are currently hiring! Employer profiles give details about their location, their jobs, and how to apply.

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A Broader View Volunteers Corp Logo

A Broader View Volunteers Corp

Volunteer Abroad Year Round Customized Programs

Pennsylvania, BZ, CL, CM, CN, CO, CR, EC, GH, GT, HN, IN, KE, KH, NI, 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


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Alaska Galore Tours Logo

Alaska Galore Tours

Alaska like you've never seen it before!


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Allen Marine Tours Logo

Allen Marine Tours

Wilderness and Wildlife Await You This Summer in Southeast 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. 


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Aramark Glacier Bay Lodge Logo

Aramark Glacier Bay Lodge

Now hiring for Summer Jobs in Glacier Bay - 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


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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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Coldfoot Camp Logo

Coldfoot Camp

Experience Alaska's Arctic in the Brooks Mountain Range!


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Crater Lake Lodge - Xanterra Logo

Crater Lake Lodge - Xanterra

How about DOING something FUN, EXCITING, and NEW this summer? Come work with us at Crater Lake National Park! RV Spaces


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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 Yosemite Logo

DNC Parks & Resorts - Yosemite

Seasonal and Year-round Jobs in Yosemite!


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Delaware North at Sequoia and Kings Canyon Logo

DNC Parks and Resorts - Sequoia and Kings Canyon

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


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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


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Global Vision International Logo

Global Vision International

Volunteer & Intern Abroad!

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

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Grand Canyon Lodge North Rim Logo

Grand Canyon North Rim

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


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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


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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


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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


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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!


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Kalani Oceanside Retreat Logo

Kalani | Yoga Retreats | Hawaii Retreats

Kalani - The Promise of a New Direction


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The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC Logo

The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC

Discover the magic of the Hoodoos!


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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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Natural Retreats Logo

Natural Retreats

Putting the holiday back into vacations - in amazing locations across the country!

Florida, Idaho, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia

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Premier Alaska Tours Logo

Premier Alaska Tours

We have Alaska down P.A.T.


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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


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Projects Abroad - Volunteer or Intern

Volunteer and Intern Abroad

New York, AR, BO, CN, CR, EC, ET, FJ, GH, IN, JM, KE, KH, LK, MA, and more!

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Rainier Guest Services Logo

Rainier Guest Services

Spend Your Summer in Paradise! RV Spaces


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Ratna Ling Retreat Center Logo

Ratna Ling Retreat Center

Northern California Buddhist Community


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CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation - Seward Windsong Lodge Logo

Seward Windsong Lodge

Join the Team at the Finest Glacier Valley Getaway


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Signal Mountain Lodge Logo

Signal Mountain Lodge

Come see why we have one of the highest staff return rates in the National Park system!


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Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort

Live your life, love your job!


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Soaring Treetop Adventures Logo

Soaring Treetop Adventures

Summer positions available at Remote Colorado Zipline!


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Taos Ski Valley


New Mexico

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Whaler's Cove Lodge Logo

Whaler's Cove Lodge

Work among the Whales and explore remote islands in Southeast Alaska!


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Yellowstone Association Logo

Yellowstone Association

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

Montana and Wyoming

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Delaware North at Yellowstone Logo

Yellowstone General Stores

Summer In Yellowstone RV Spaces

Montana and Wyoming

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Yellowstone National Park Lodges Logo

Yellowstone National Park Lodges

Yellowstone National Park Summer Jobs RV Spaces


43 employer profiles

Job Postings

Check out these job opportunities that need to be filled right away!

Summer and Fall Cook/Wrangler for outfitters in Wyoming.

Bear Basin Adventures - The Wind River Range and Absaroka Mountains in beautiful Dubois, Wyoming.

Seasonal Professional - Camp Cook/Wrangler

Make your next adventure a working vacation in Talkeetna, Alaska!

CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation - Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge - Work and play in beautiful Talkeetna, AK at the base of Mt. McKinley and the Alaska Range!

Seasonal Professional - All Seasonal Positions

Join us in helping Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole

Grand Teton Association - In the midst of Grand Teton National Park

Seasonal Entry Level - Summer Volunteer

Human Resources Generalist - Grand Canyon

Delaware North - Spectacular vistas and incredible work/life opportunity!

Year-Round Professional - Human Resources Generalist

Jeweler Looking for Adventure in Alaska

Klondike Gold Fields - Breathtaking views and wonderful people

Seasonal Professional - Jeweler

Assistant Executive Housekeeper at The Ahwahnnee

Delaware North - Yosemite National Park - The Ahwahnee

Year-Round Professional - Assistant Executive Housekeeper

Store Manager - Yellowstone National Park

Delaware North at Yellowstone - Yellowstone National Park

Seasonal Professional - Store Manager

Work from 3 weeks to 8 months: HIRING NOW in Colorado Rockies

YMCA of the Rockies - Snow Mountain Ranch - 15 miles from Winter Park Resort (daily staff shuttle in winter) & 15 from Rocky Mnt Ntl Park

Seasonal Entry Level - Resident Assistant, Lifeguards, Front Desk...

Aramark at the National Training Conservation Center is hiring Food and Beverage PM Supervisor!

Aramark Leisure - National Training Conservation Center

Year-Round Professional - PM Food and Beverage Supervisor

Come cook on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula

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

Year-Round Professional - Line Cook

Cooks Wanted at Glacier National Park For The 2015 Summer!

Glacier Park, Inc. - The breathtaking Rocky Mountains of Montana

Seasonal Entry Level - Line Cooks Wanted!

Be paid to lead weeklong bike tours and travel with engaging guests

VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations - Continental USA

Seasonal Professional - Bicycle Trip Leader

Resident Assistant: start IMMEDIATELY

YMCA of the Rockies - Snow Mountain Ranch - In the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Seasonal Entry Level - Resident Assistant

Executive Chef - Sequoia National Park

Delaware North - Wuksachi Village and Lodge - Sequoia National Park

Year-Round Professional - Executive Chef

Aramark at Togwotee Mountain Lodge is Hiring Housekeepers, Winter Season 2014-15!

Aramark Leisure - Togwotee Mountain Lodge is located in the beautiful mountains of Moran, WY.

Seasonal Entry Level - Housekeepers

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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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