RV Park Caretaker/Manager

  • Fox Valley Recreation Park
  • 218 Fox Valley Rec. Park Rd., Wallingford, KY
  • Jan 10, 2019
Seasonal General Labor

Job Description

Fox Valley Recreation Park is seeking a couple, with their own RV, for onsite park managers/caretakers starting March 18, 2019 to November 8, 2019.  The caretaker(s) will spend most of their time outdoors performing a variety of visitor services, including but not limited to general supervision of park visitation, collection of fees, monitoring public events, routine patrolling, preparing the park for opening day as well as the final day of the season; and all the days in between. Ideal candidates are a physically fit couple capable of all types of building maintenance and seasonal yard maintenance. Must be willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays.  Duties are based on an 8 hour day. Couple must work a minimum total of 20 hours each per week, (20 hours in yard and 20 hours in office, in lieu of rent). 

Duties included but are not limited to:

  • Day time and after hours security of park
  • Maintenance of park, restrooms, storage areas, garbage area, playground facility and minor road maintenance
  • Routine grass cutting and general care of park grounds; at least once per week or as otherwise directed by the Board
  • Collection of fishing fees and monitoring the lake and visitor traffic
  • Assists all guests during the “check in/out” process
  • Welcomes visitors and answers questions
  • Cash handling and recordkeeping experience required
  • Social media, monthly newsletter and website maintenance
  • Ensuring that all campers receive, and sign, updated park rules each camping season

Qualifications:

Must be mechanically inclined, knowledge of operating and maintaining equipment.   In good physical health, computer literate and have exceptional customer service skills

Experience in working environment related to property management, or maintenance of property.

Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Knowledge of lawn and garden maintenance.

General knowledge of electrical and plumbing maintenance.

Ability to communicate clearly, courteously, patiently and tactfully with a diverse group of people.

Ability to organize, and prioritize work and pay close attention to detail.

Ability to work independently and with others.

Ability to identify issues, analyze and determine alternative solutions.

Innovative and self motivated

Compensation:

Free 30 AMP full service RV site

Electric reimbursement up to $50.00 per month

Wage for remaining hours will be determined on skill set and experience

Response:

Qualified candidates should prepare a cover letter, resume demonstrating previous property management experience and include three reference letters.

Such documents shall be mailed/emailed to:

Fox Valley Recreation Park Board of Directors

c/o Karen Sanders

ms_music_1999@excite.com

61 Emmons Drive

Flemingsburg, KY

41041