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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Dornan's in the Tetons

Work with a view of the Tetons

Wyoming

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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Allen Marine Tours Logo

Allen Marine Tours

Wilderness and Wildlife Await You This Summer in Southeast Alaska!

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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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

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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Eagle's Store Logo

Eagle's Store

Spend your summer one block from Yellowstone National Park! RV Spaces

Montana

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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

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 - 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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Tara Mandala Retreat Center Logo

Tara Mandala Retreat Center

Kitchen Manager / Lead Cooks and volunteers needed for Buddhist retreat center in the beautiful SW Colorado Mountains!

Colorado

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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 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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Wall Drug Store Logo

Wall Drug

America's Favorite Roadside Attraction! RV Spaces

South Dakota

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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 KOA Logo

Yellowstone Park & Yellowstone Mountainside KOA Campgrounds

Wonderful Job Opportunities Just West of Yellowstone! RV Spaces

Montana

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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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Coach Counselors Needed for Game On! Multi-Sport Day Camps 4 Girls!

Game On! Sports Camp 4 Girls - Sports Camp

Help Wanted Now - Coaches

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

Night Auditor in the Tetons

Dornan's - Grand Teton National Park

Seasonal Professional - Night Auditor

Hiring Security Guards at Historic Lodge in Glacier National Park!

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) - Work where people vacation

Help Wanted Now - Security Guard

Help Wanted Immediately!!

Death Valley Lodging Company (Stovepipe Wells) - Awesome views and star-lit skies!

Year-Round Professional - Professional Servers and Bartenders

CDL Drivers - Drive inside Denali National Park this summer

Aramark - Alaska - Forest, glacial lakes, frozen tundra, and towering mountains - including Mount McKinley

Help Wanted Now - Experienced CDL Drivers

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

Love to Organize? Love the Grand Canyon?

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

Year-Round Professional - Administrative Assistant / Engineering

Make the Big Hole Your Home!

The Wise River Club - Pioneer Mountain Range: half-million acres of mountain peaks and lakes

Help Wanted Now - Year-Round Manager/Chef

Big Sky Resort Seeking Summer Employees

Big Sky Resort - Located in SW Montana, near Yellowstone Park, incredible scenery, wildlife and community events.

Help Wanted Now - Big Sky Resort Summer Help Wanted

Now hiring - Great Jobs still available near Yellowstone!

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

Help Wanted Now - Maintenance, Retail, Housekeeper, Restaurant.

Meet The Polar Bears!!!

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

Help Wanted Now - Dinner Cook, Prep-Lunch Cook, Baker-Breakfast...

Pack up your Food and Beverage Skills and head to Mesa Verde National Park!

Aramark Mesa Verde - Beautiful SW Colorado - 35 miles west of Durango

Help Wanted Now - Kitchen Manager and Sous Chef

Guest Services and Housekeeping Management Jobs in Glacier National Park!

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) - Work where people vacation!

Help Wanted Now - Guest Services Assistant Manager, Housekeeping...

Help Wanted at Flaming Gorge Resort

Flaming Gorge Resort, Inc. - Located in the beautiful Ashley National Forest in Utah and surrounded by mountains and wildlife

Help Wanted Now - Maintanence Assitant, Kitchen Expeditor, Yard...

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

Assist Yosemite Visitors with Lodging and Hospitality

Delaware North - Yosemite Lodge at the Falls

Year-Round Professional - Front Office Manager

Come Be a Part of Our Team!!!!!

Death Valley Lodging Company (Stovepipe Wells) - Beautiful Death Valley National Park

Year-Round Entry Level - Guest Room Attendant

Provide Unique Dining Options for Our Yosemite NP Guests

Delaware North - Yosemite National Park, California

Seasonal Professional - Food Service Manager - Curry Village

Visitors from around the world come to see Yellowstone - you should too!

Ventures West Inc. - At the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park!

Seasonal Professional - Retail Sales Associate

AHOY! First Mate in Grand Teton National Park!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - What could be better than getting paid to BOAT under the Teton Mountain Range?!

Seasonal Entry Level - Deck Hand / First Mate - Summer Seasonal -...

Jobs near Yellowstone Park

Holiday Inn of Cody - 52 miles from the east gate of Yellowstone National Park

Seasonal Professional - Restaurant Line Cooks

AMAZON work - PAID campsite, GOOD wages, PAID completion bonus + MORE

Amazon.com - Louisville, KY - heart of the South and SO much to do here!

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

HR year long paid internship for an OUTSTANDING person!

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Human Resources Associate

Join the management team at the Grand Ganyon North Rim

Grand Canyon North Rim - Grand Canyon National Park

Seasonal Professional - Dining Room Manager

Summer of Your Life in the Mountains, with FREE HOUSING in Grand Teton National Park!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - Hike, camp, climb, boat, bike, photograph...do it all in Grand Teton National Park!

Seasonal Professional - Controller: Food & Beverage - Summer Seasonal

Spend Summer - with free housing - north of Grand Teton and south of Yellowstone Nat'l Parks!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - Yellowstone and Grand Teton - employees enjoy the best of both worlds!

Seasonal Entry Level - Laundry Attendant - Summer Seasonal

Make Friends and Memories in the Mountains! Housekeeper at Jenny Lake Lodge, Grand Teton Nat. Park!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - Luxury, 4-diamond hotel at the base of the most iconic mountains in the US!

Seasonal Entry Level - Room Attendant, Summer Season, Grand Teton...

COUNT the opportunities for this year-round Accounting position!

Grand Teton Lodge Company - Smack in the middle of adventure - in Grand Teton National Park

Year-Round Professional - Accountant II

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 - Reservationist & Security

Cooks Wanted for Summer of a Lifetime in Glacier National Park!

Glacier National Park Lodges (Xanterra) - Live and Work in Magnificent Glacier National Park

Seasonal Professional - Cooks

Work and Play at the Grand Canyon Railway RV Park and Pet Resort!

Xanterra Parks and Resorts at the Grand Canyon Railway - 60 M South of Grand Canyon Nat'l Park & 1 block from Historic Route 66

Seasonal Entry Level - RV Park and Pet Resort Attendant

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

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

Seasonal Entry Level - Climbing/Rocks & Ropes Instructor (Aka Rec...

Camp Nurse wanted for Summer at Sports Camp!

JCC Maccabi Sports Camp - Located in one of the most desirable towns to live in the US, at gorgeous Menlo College.

Seasonal Professional - Camp Nurse

Purchasing Manager - Tenaya Lodge

Delaware North - Four-diamond resort near Yosemite National Park

Year-Round Professional - Purchasing Manager

Front Desk Associate

Death Valley Lodging Company (Stovepipe Wells) - Death Valley National Park

Year-Round Professional - Front Desk Attendant

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

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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