Work and Play in Yellowstone National Park This Summer
Work and live in the heart of Yellowstone National Park this summer and enjoy the benefits of being part of the YPSS Family!
Conveniently located in all of the hot spots in Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone Park Service Stations (YPSS) is the oldest concessioner in Yellowstone National Park. We offer some of the best summer jobs working at our convenience store facilities and automotive towing and repair shops. To live and work in the Park can be a life changing experience. We offer access to endless adventure opportunities and connections to people you will make memories and friendships with that last a lifetime.
Our prime time is June through Labor Day. We are always looking for people that can stay through Labor Day and we will definitely pay special attention to applicants who can stay this late in the season.
Room and Board
Working for YPSS you will enjoy the benefits of highly subsidized housing. Living in the dorms is only $3.25 per day and is charged via a payroll deduction. This also includes utilities such as electric, heat, water and sewer.
You may also participate in an employee meal plan. You can get three meals a day at the employee cafeteria for $11.50 per day. This is also handled as a payroll deduction.
All of our dorms are within walking distance of the work location. This makes for a nice stroll in Yellowstone to get to work. Private dorm rooms are limited and sharing a room with another awesome employee is a strong possibility. All housing (including work location) is assigned by YPSS.
Quick list of dorm benefits:
- Highly subsidized
- Meal plan option
- Walking distance to work
- Free laundry facilities
- Free utilities (electrical, water etc)
- Free WiFi Internet HotSpot for employees
- Making friends you may have for a lifetime
- Living in Yellowstone National Park!
YPSS does have a limited number of trailer sites. The daily charge for these sites is approximately $10.50 per day plus electricity. Please contact us to check on the availability of these sites.
- Living and working in Yellowstone National Park!
- Wildlife at your door
- 2 days off per week to explore Yellowstone and the surrounding area
- Geysers, geysers, geysers!
- Discounts on fuel and retail items at YPSS stores
- Hiking, biking, and boating opportunities
- Discounts at some other stores in the park and at some gateway businesses
- Excellent trout fishing
- Seasonal Employee Health Care Program
- Yellowstone Employee Recreation Program
- Birder's paradise
- Living and working with people from all around the country
- Helping visitors from all around the world
- Having a summer adventure you will never forget!
Getting Here and Getting Around
Arriving employees check in at our Gardiner, Montana office. Look for us in the Transportation Building. After orientation, we will send you to one of 6 locations in the park for your summer adventure!
With two days off a week, if you work a 3 month season, you would have 24 days off to enjoy the Yellowstone area.
Yellowstone really is a magical place. While you are here you will be live in some of the best country in the world for hiking, backpacking, white water rafting, fishing, rock climbing, geyser gazing, wildlife viewing, mountain biking and more. Whether you want to sit by a quite stream and journal, hike to the peak of a mountain, see a rodeo in a nearby town, or just hang out with new friends, Yellowstone has something for you.
Working with YPSS, you will also have access to the Yellowstone Co-op Employee Recreation Program. Activities include group hikes, educational seminars, gear rental, talent shows, and Park-wide leagues in basketball, volleyball and softball. To see what they provide, you can visit their website, http://ycerp.org.
How to Apply
Learn more about YPSS and apply online at http://ypss.com.