Death Valley Lodging Company

Experience the Magic of the Desert at Stovepipe Wells!

Escape to Death Valley! Come live and work in the spectacular high desert offering scenery like you've never experienced before. From the constantly changing sand dunes 1/4 mile from the resort to the marble canyon hikes in nearby Mosaic Canyon, Death Valley is an unforgettable experience.

Stovepipe Wells Village is located in Death Valley National Park and 2.5 hours away from Las Vegas off of Highway 190

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About Death Valley Lodging Company

Stovepipe Wells Village is in the heart of Death Valley National Park. For visitors we offer 83 rooms, 14 RV sites, a swimming pool, two stores, a restaurant and saloon. Our busy location is open year-round.  For employees, we offer on-site employee housing and the work experience of a lifetime.  We are an equal opportunity employer so check us out!

The Employee Experience

Death Valley Lodging Company believes in enriching people's work experiences through exceptional training and employee development programs. To that end, we place great emphasis on preparing you for your next great work opportunity which we hope is with our Company at any one of our many locations around the country.  

Our employees value the beauty of the high desert and the bonding experiences that are created when working side by side with new friends.  Meeting travelers from all over the world is a major benefit of working in Death Valley.

You will have the opportunity to explore amazing canyons and wonderful hikes that take you to places within the Park that are seen nowhere else on earth.  The peace and tranquility of the clear night sky is simply spectacular and is indescribable.   With Las Vegas only a couple hours away, team members routinely venture into this energetic city to experience the heart-thumping hustle and bustle of the world's most spectacular entertainment playground.

Working for Death Valley Lodging Company will be rewarded with competitive pay, benefits, the making of great friendships AND the opportunity to gain new skills and experiences. 

Apply today for front line & management positions in food and beverage, maintenance, gift store and lodging.

Ideal Candidate

We are always looking for talented, motivated individuals who love national parks as much as we do.

Since we are open all year, candidates seeking a year-round position will be shown preference, but we do accept some seasonal employees. Please let us know your availability when applying.

Room and Board

We are located approximately 30 miles from Beatty, Nevada and provide a free employee shuttle between Beatty and Stovepipe Wells Village.  We also offer inexpensive on-site employee housing.

On-site housing is dorm-style, and you will share a room with one other person; bathrooms are shared between two rooms. Cable is provided at no additional charge, however televisions are not provided by the Company.

We offer RV sites, with full hook-ups, for employees who own RV or Trailers.

Free laundry facilities and three meals a day are provided in our employee dining room for all employees living on-site.

Dorm room and RV site cost is $62.50 per week with a $100 deposit,(returned when you leave if no damages); all deductions will be taken out of payroll (bi-weekly).

Employee Perks

To our employees we offer a discounts on gift shop items and also on food in the restaurant and Saloon. We have an employee gym, private employee lounge and use of the resort pool - a real treat on a hot day!

Hotel rooms may be discounted up to 50% for employees, pending the general manager's approval.

Getting Here and Getting Around

Located right on Highway 190, we are in the heart of Death Valley National Park. There is no public transportation, so we highly recommend you bring your own vehicle.

If you don't have a vehicle, check into the daily bus service from Las Vegas to Beatty.  We can arrange a complimentary shuttle from the Beatty bus station but travel expenses to Beatty are your responsibility.

For Fun

The cooler months are an excellent time to explore the park. The Mesquite Sand Dunes and Mosaic Canyon are both very close to Stovepipe Wells, and other hiking opportunities abound throughout the park. Gravel roads to old mines, sand dunes and mountain peaks make this area a four-wheeling enthusiast's dream. There are also excellent opportunities for birders, stargazers and photographers in this beautiful park.

The summer months can get too hot to enjoy the outdoors, but we are conveniently located to a host of beautiful getaways. Here are drive times to some of our favorite escapes:

  • Mt Whitney Portal/Sierra Nevada: 1½ hours
  • Las Vegas/Red Rock Canyon: 2½ hours
  • Mammoth Lakes: 3 ½ hours
  • Los Angeles: 5 hours

Our Jobs

  • Bartender
  • Front Desk Associates
  • Host / Cashier
  • Housekeeper/Inspector
  • Kitchen Utility
  • Line Cooks
  • Maintenance Associates
  • Porter
  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Server
  • Kitchen Manager
  • Restaurant Manager

General Maintenance Associate


Work with maintenance team to address all maintenance related issues on property to include minor plumbing, carpentry, painting, and general maintenance tasks.

Housekeeping Supervisor




HVAC Technician

Maintenance Operations

Lead General Maintenance Associate

  • Ensure that the maintenance team follows through on assigned tasks in conjunction with the Maintenance Manager.
  • Assist with daily, weekly, monthly reporting as well as handle CMMS responsibilities per company expectations.
  • Possess understanding of OSHA requirements related to health and safety.
  • Possess skills associated with plumbing, general carpentry, painting, and other maintenance related tasks.
Maintenance Operations

Maintenance Supervisor


Night Porter

Maintenance Operations

PAINTER/General Maintenance

Retail Operations

Retail Associate


Provide friendly and efficient customer service and be adept at handling inquiries regarding merchandise.

Efficient, effective and honest cash handling required at all times

Retail Operations

Retail Team Lead


Work closely with Retail Manager to ensure all company standards are being met related to:

        -  Effective merchandising of both stores

        -  Assisting with the schedule 

        -  Assist with training of Retail Associates from a customer service perspective as well as POS understanding

        -  Be a strong team player and model professional behavior at all times



Rooms Inspector


Work with Housekeeping Supervisor and Lodging Manager to carefully inspect all guest rooms to ensure company standards are being met to provide an extraordinary guest experience.

Food & Beverage Operations



Provide exemplary service to all guests enjoying the company's restaurant and saloon.  This includes timely and efficient response to requests and accurate processing of checks and money handling.

How to Apply

Please apply online!