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Campground Host

The Village of Rantoul

Job category:
Camp Host
Compensation: RV Site plus wages
Hookups: Unknown - Inquire
Wi-Fi: Unknown
Pets OK?: Unknown

Job Description

Closes On: May 27, 2022 at 05:00 PM CST

Department: Parks and Recreation
Job Status: Part-Time
Days Worked: Sun., Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat.
Rate of Pay: $12.00 – $15.00



Job Information
Are you intrigued by the opportunity to work and support the renaissance of a community with a prominent history and prosperous future? The Village of Rantoul (population 13,000) is the third largest community in Champaign County, and is situated in the heart of Central Illinois. This family-friendly village is experiencing growth, combining its rural charm with high quality of life amenities. Rantoul offers an emerging economy with an established industrial park and commercial opportunities, a diverse educational experience, a downtown staged for redevelopment, a 65-acre sports complex, and focus on health and wellness with numerous outdoor and indoor recreational amenities.



The Village of Rantoul is now hiring for a part-time / seasonal Campground Host.

The Campground Host is responsible for conducting campground check-ins and check-outs, collecting fees, answering questions from the public, performing light maintenance duties, and reservations.



Job Responsibilities
* Take reservation and work with the Campground software, Reserve America

* Assist in campground special events or activities

* Greet and assist visitors

* Distribute copies of park rules and regulations and go over them with the camper(s)

* Assist campers in locating their campsite

* Take payments as needed

* Familiar with the Village of Rantoul area to help assist our guest with local events, tourist attractions, grocery store, towing, and etc.

* Maintain the campground to look clean at all times

* Clean and stock restrooms and bathhouse

* Communicate with Recreation Office Manager on any issues that might arise

* Promote the campground area

* Keep track of vacant and occupied campsites

* Report any maintenance items that need immediate attention to the Recreation Office Manager

* Maintain records

* Communicate with Recreation Office Manager on any complaints, health, and safety of visitors or staff

* Attend meetings as needed

* Host shall not attempt to discipline or apprehend any park violators. The host will contact our local Police and Recreation Office Manager

* Assist to make sure our visitors are being accommodated to and enjoying their time

* Each site must be cleaned after every camper checks out and before other moves in

* Other duties assigned



* Prefer someone who has their own camper and willing to stay during the season on the campground, but not required

* Must be at least 18 years of age

* Valid State of Illinois driver’s license

* Basic computer skills

* Basic math skills

* Excellent communication skills

* Preferred someone who has housekeeping experience, but not required

* Must be available to work week days, evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed

* Must be professional at all times

* Excellent customer service skills

* Must be available to work the months March to October with light off work site between November and February



Education –
* Must have at least a high school diploma or equivalent

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