Volunteer Park Host

  • Full Time
  • Yreka, CA, USA
  • Applications have closed

City of Yreka

Job category:
Camp Host
Volunteer
Compensation: Other - Inquire
Hookups: Full (FHU)
Wi-Fi: Yes
Pets OK?: Unknown

Job Description

VOLUNTEER HOST OPPORTUNITY

The City of Yreka is accepting applications for Volunteer Park Hosts for Greenhorn Park. A Park Host is a volunteer who temporarily resides in a recreational vehicle or trailer in a Park. The Park Host provides basic operational services and information to the visiting public in exchange for a full hookup RV site (Wi-Fi and cable included) and a $400 monthly stipend, per adult Park Host (maximum of two hosts).

GREENHORN PARK INFORMATION

The largest park in Yreka, Greenhorn Park has been built around an expansive reservoir sourced by Greenhorn Creek. Trails weave through the surrounding hillside, lapping the lake, while fishermen take advantage of both off-shore and boat fishing. A large picnic area, play structures, open field and a log cabin (available for rent) and restrooms are located at Upper Greenhorn. Along the south shore of the lake there is historic gold mining machinery and a small ghost town. Lower Greenhorn includes a community soccer field, play structure, large picnic areas, horse-shoe pits, and two restrooms. Lake access is available from both Upper and Lower Greenhorn, and each have their own parking areas.

HISTORICAL INFORMATION

For historical information, visit the Siskiyou Gardens, Parks and Greenways Friends of Greenhorn Park page or the Yreka History Greenhorn page.

POSITION DUTIES

  • Welcoming park guests with a smile and a helpful attitude
  • Reservation postings
  • Park rules guidance
  • Light grounds maintenance
  • Janitorial tasks in restrooms, picnic areas and other park facilities
  • May assist the Maintenance Division in other project areas
  • Other duties as required

VOLUNTEER PARK HOST APPLICATION DEADLINE

Application Deadline: October 8, 2021 at 5:00pm (First review date: October 1, 2021)

The current application period is for the below volunteer park host term:

  • November 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022 (6-month term)

*Please note that the City of Yreka may have some flexibility on the move in date, but the park host site must be vacated on the last day of the agreed upon term. Park hosts have two days off per week, excluding weekends.

Important: If you are applying as a volunteer park host with another applicant, each of you must fill out a separate application. Also, please note the other individual’s name, when prompted on the application.

VOLUNTEER STIPEND

  • $400 monthly stipend, per adult Park Host (maximum of two hosts)

HOST SITE AMENITIES

  • Full hookup RV site
  • Wi-Fi and cable included

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