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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Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) Logo

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra)

Great Adventures in the heart of Glacier National Park RV Spaces

Montana

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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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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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

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 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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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 Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC Logo

The Lodge at Bryce Canyon, LLC

Discover the magic of the Hoodoos!

Utah

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Grand Canyon South Rim

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

Arizona

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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.

Store Manager - Yellowstone National Park

Delaware North at Yellowstone - Yellowstone National Park

Help Wanted Now - Store Manager

Finish the 2015 Season With Us!

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

Help Wanted Now - Gift Shop Sales Associate, Camp Store Sales...

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, BUSSERS, BARTENDERS

Assistant Camp Manager - Tuolumne Meadows

Delaware North - Waterfalls, deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient Giant Sequoias and more!

Seasonal Professional - Assistant Camp Manager

General Manager needed at stunning Sunrise Lodge

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

Help Wanted Now - Sunrise Lodge Manager

Join us now, stay for the Autumn & bonu$ season!

YMCA of the Rockies - Snow Mountain Ranch - YMCA of the Rockies-Snow Mountain Ranch. Halfway b/w Winter Park Resort & Rocky Mountain Nat'l Park

Help Wanted Now - Housekeeping & Food Service

Line Cooks Wanted - It's a Job and an Adventure!

Xanterra Parks & Resorts - Zion Lodge - Zion National Park - Southern Utah

Seasonal Professional - Line Cook

Exceptional Outdoor & Adventure Education Instructors Wanted!

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Outdoor & Adventure Education Instructor

Spend the Fall in Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park Lodges - The World's First National Park

Help Wanted Now - Entry Level Staff

FABULOUS Kentuckiana! Work for Amazon!

Amazon.com - Jeffersonville - just across the Ohio Rver from Louisville, KY!

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

Have an RV? Work in Glacier National Park this summer!

Glacier Park, Inc. - Glacier National Park, Montana

Help Wanted Now - Fun Summer Jobs Still Available in Glacier...

LINE COOK/EMPLOYEE COOK needed at Yellowstone's East Entrance!

Pahaska Tepee Resort - Located at Yellowstone's East Entrance, 50 miles west of Cody, Wyoming.

Help Wanted Now - COOK at a Wyoming Mountain Resort.

Food and Beverage Manager in Glacier National Park!

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) - Spend your summer living and working in America's Alps!

Help Wanted Now - Food and Beverage Manager

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 - CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse Associate

Have you been dreaming of seasonal employment in a remote Alaskan setting?

Stillpoint Lodge in Halibut Cove, Alaska - Across Kachemak Bay from Homer, Alaska, Surrounded by Kachemak Bay State Park

Seasonal Professional - Maintenance

Off Road Driving Instructor

KMG - KMG Hospitality - Crazy Mountain Ranch

Seasonal Professional - Off Road Driving Instructor

Great people and great service make Shore Lodge truly special

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

Year-Round Professional - Housekeeping Manager

Join us in the cool, beautiful CO Rocky Mountains this summer

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Food Service & Housekeeping

Front Desk Agent for High End Guest Services

KMG - Crazy Mountain Ranch - beautiful South Central Montana

Seasonal Entry Level - Front Desk Agent

Bring your Career to Life in Kings Canyon National Park!

Delaware North - East of the San Joaquin Valley, CA

Seasonal Professional - Executive Housekeeper

$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,...

Executive Housekeeper - Yellowstone Park Hotel

Delaware North - At the West Entrance to Yellowstone National Park

Year-Round Professional - Executive Housekeeper

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

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,...

Work & Play in the Mountains of Idaho!

Shore Lodge - Whitetail - Be a part of the quintessential Idaho experience!

Year-Round Professional - Front Desk Agent

Restaurant Supervisor

Shore Lodge - Whitetail - Seasonal Restaurant Supervisor Wanted

Seasonal Professional - Food and Beverage Supervisors

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

Work for Amazon.com this Fall! Wages + PAID campsite & more!

Amazon.com - Jeffersonville - just across the Ohio Rver from Louisville, KY!

Seasonal Entry Level - CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse Associate

Work for Amazon.com this Fall! Wages + PAID campsite & more!

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

Seasonal Entry Level - CamperForce Seasonal Warehouse Associate

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

Be a Recreation Aide at the Grand Canyon!

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

Year-Round Entry Level - Recreation Aide

Turn Up The Heat On Your HR Career, Death Valley Style!

Furnace Creek Resort / Xanterra Parks & Resorts - Death Valley - Two hours from Las Vegas and four hours from Los Angeles

Year-Round Professional - Human Resources Manager

Ready to start your 2015 adventures now? Pivotal Front Desk + Retail Role in Remote Desert Paradise!

Lees Ferry Anglers/Cliff Dwellers Lodge - Remote Northern Arizona

Seasonal Professional - Front Desk

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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.  

Read more ...

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