Pahaska Tepee Resort

Spend this summer next to Yellowstone National Park

Now Hiring for Summer 2015

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and join the Pahaska Tepee Resort summer crew for the experience of a lifetime!

Nestled in the Shoshone National Forest and bordered by two crystal clear mountain streams sits Pahaska Tepee Resort. We are located one hour west of the nearest town of Cody, WY, just outside Yellowstone National Park's east entrance. Owned and operated by the Coe family since 1946, Bob and Angela Coe would like to invite you up to the mountains of Wyoming for the summer of 2015.

Spring wildflowers

Wages are based on a time clock 40 hour work week; anything over 40 hours is considered overtime and paid at one and half times your hourly wage. This year we are offering a healthy bonus if you stay through your hiring contract date. 

If you are looking for a true western summer job in the mountains of Wyoming, and are motivated with a strong dedication to honesty, integrity, consideration and customer service, we would be very interested in hiring you for our summer season, mid-May through mid-October.

Summer jobs at Pahaska Tepee Resort near Yellowstone

Our Jobs

  • Front Desk Clerk
  • Gift Shop Clerk
  • Restaurant Host
  • Restaurant Server
  • Table Busser
  • Line Cook
  • Prep Cook
  • Employee Cook
  • Bartender
  • Dishwasher
  • Housekeeper
  • Housekeeping Supervisor
  • Gas Station/Convenience Store Attendant
  • Maintenance

Pahaska dining room

Room and Board

Our housing is dormitory style and non-smoking.  Most likely you will have one or two same sex roommates. Married couples, managers and supervisors will have private rooms with private bathrooms. Sorry, we do not have housing for families or pets. In our employee dining room we provide three well-balanced meals per day. Room & Board is $13 per day.

Employee Perks

You will be living in one of the most unique locations in the world.  Pahaska’s Old Lodge is Buffalo Bill's 1904 “Gem of the Rockies”, built in the heart of our nation's first National Forest, next to our nation's first National Park, and surrounded by America’s two largest wilderness areas in the lower 48 states! This part of the Rocky Mountain West is full of the history of Jim Bridger, John Coulter and the like.  The best part is that we try to give you 2 days off in a row so you can take advantage of this great country. We also have an employee TV and rec room, limited wireless internet access but no cellular phone service.

Pahaska summer employees

Getting Here and Getting Around

 If you don't have your own transportation, let us know and we will pick you up in Cody. Cody (COD) has a small airport accessible from Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) via Delta's Skywest or from Denver (DEN) via United Express. LP Transportation runs a shuttle twice a day from Lovell to Cody for those traveling by bus. If you are driving, take highway 14-16-20 west from Cody for an incredibly scenic one hour trip through the spectacular Wapiti Valley.

For Fun

Blue ribbon trout fishing and miles of hiking trails are right at your doorstep. Take a trail ride, river float or just kick back and enjoy the scenery. For photography enthusiasts, the opportunities are endless.  Mountains, wildlife and Yellowstone National Park are right out the window.   In Cody there are the 5 museums of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, the Cody Nite Rodeo, river floats, Old Trail Town and a full slate summer events scheduled for 2015.

The mountain across the street from Pahaska with the North Fork of the Shoshone river in foreground

How to Apply

To apply, you must fill out our online application. In addition, you may email or mail us your resume, photos or other information, if you feel it will benefit your application.

Make sure you provide three references, preferably work related, with phone numbers.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Season: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Housing: Dorms

Staff Size: 50

Age Requirement: 18

Location: Wyoming