Check In Time:

3 pm for Tent & RV sites

4 pm for Cabins/Cottages

 

Check Out Time: 

1 pm for Tent & RV sites

11 am for Cabins/Cottages

Employment

 

Come and Join Our Family!

 

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort is a family camping destination that was started by the Novotny Family in 2008.  Our landscaped campground sits on 50 acres in the beautiful lake front town of South Haven, Michigan.  We pride ourselves in being one of the top rated campgrounds each year for the last 8 years.  We strive hard to make sure that our guests are happy and having fun while staying here.  For that reason, we seek enthusiastic people to join our family. If you are interested in any of the current job openings that we have listed, please fill out our application. If you are interested in a job that is currently not available, you may fill out an application and we will gladly put in on file for future openings.

Our mission of Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort is dedicated to providing fun, family oriented activities, in an outdoor setting.  This is a place to get families together, promote quality family time and to escape the real world.

We’re hiring up to 20 Seasonal Team Members for 2016…Come and Join Our Team!

 

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We Offer Competitive Wages for Seasonal Employees!

Employees ages 14 – 17    $7.60
Employees ages 18 years of age and older    $8.90 and up!

PREMIUM RATE POSITIONS:

Grounds & Maintenance $8.90-$15.00 depending on experience
Housekeeping

$8.90-$15.00 depending on experience

Applying Is Easy!

For seasonal employment, please download and return the completed application to the mailing address to the right.          

or scan and email to:
kylie@southhavenjellystone.com

To mail the application, please send it to: 

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort
03403 64th Street
South Haven, MI 49090

Seasonal Positions:

Reservations /Ranger Station

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We are known throughout the industry for providing outstanding GuestRated Customer Service! Individuals will be trained and educated with our computerized reservation software and POS System. Components of this role are front desk operations including Guest Reception, extensive phone contact, retail transactions, working in our Ranger Station, dishing out our homemade fudge, and general duties as assigned.  Having good math skills for money handling, knowledgeable with kitchen preparation and cleanup is a plus! You will assist our guest's in finding those perfect vacation activities to do while visiting this area. This position also requires good diplomatic skills when dealing with conflict resolution. Good communication skills, teamwork, the ability to multi-task, and being able to work well under pressure will help you succeed at this role.  Reservation Specialist duties may include, but are not limited to, stocking, cleaning windows, dusting, and general cleaning projects as assigned. You can expect a large amount of guest contact in this role.

Activity Ranger

Our activity staff have a very important role within our organization.  Having a creative side is definitely a plus.  Here, you have an opportunity to work with our smallest guest and see their smiles upclose, while having fun organizing crafts and games and working in all types of weather conditions.  Our Activity Ranger's need to have good organizational and communication skills, teamwork, the ability to multi-task, and being able to work well under pressure in order to succeed at this role.  This position requires you to have good diplomatic skills when dealing with rule enforcement and guest concerns.

Outdoor Recreation

Our Outdoor Recreation Team Members work outside monitor our Jumping Pillow, signing out our Fun Bikes and RC Cars.  These team members have a very important role within our organization, as they enforce our outside safety.  Our team members  need to have good organizational and communication skills, teamwork, the ability to multi-task, and being able to work well under pressure in order to succeed at this role.  The outdoor recreational team member will greet and supervise guests using the Fun Bikes, RC Track, Jumping Pillow and other outdoor activity areas by enforcing general safety rules. Our outdoor recreational staff are also in charge of our recycling center and other duties as assigned.  This position requires you to be outside standing and walking most of the time. Most of all, this position requires good diplomatic skills when  dealing with rule enforcement and guest concerns.

Cartoon Cafe 

If you enjoy cooking or scooping up ice cream then our Cartoon Cafe is for you!  You will be working at times in a high volume, fast-paced environment.  Individuals will be trained and educated with our computerized POS System. Components of this role are front desk operations including good interpersonal skills, taking orders,scooping ice cream and making other desserts, cooking fried foods as well as cooking on a grill, washing dishes, cleaning, and general duties as assigned.  Having good math skills for money handling, knowledgeable with kitchen preparation and cleanup is a plus! ServSafe certification is a bonus.  Our Cartoon Cafe Team Members needs to have good organizational and communication skills, teamwork, the ability to multi-task, and being able to work well under pressure in order to succeed at this role.  This position requires you to have good diplomatic skills when dealing in a high pressure environment and guest concerns.

Pool Attendant

What a great opportunity to be able to work outside and with our beach entry pool.  The pool attendant will greet and supervise guests using the pool facilities by enforcing general safety rules and maintaining the cleanliness of the pool facility, and including restroom facilities. Pool maintenance includes vacuuming, cleaning the deck, filter baskets and skimmers, taking regular chemical readings, and other duties as assigned. This position requires you to be outside standing and walking most of the time. Most of all, this position requires good diplomatic skills when dealing with rule enforcement and guest concerns.

Housekeeping

Our expert housekeeping staff is a major reason why we have received so much recognition in the camping industry including a 10.0  rating from Good Sam/Trailer Life for our restrooms and a 10.0  for Appeal.   In this position, you will perform moderate to heavy cleaning tasks in the campground’s various buildings, including restroom and rental units. Thorough cleaning tasks include washing floors, vacuuming, cleaning windows, cleaning restroom facilities, and other housekeeping duties as assigned. This position requires you to be efficient and extremely attentive to detail.

Maintenance/Grounds/Maintenance Helper

This position requires moderate to heavy physical activity. Duties consist of (but are not limited to) lawn mowing (hand and riding) and maintenance.  Upkeep of all the camping/cabin sites and surrounding areas. Upkeep of sites includes moving picnic tables, cleaning fireplaces, raking, weeding, shoveling, and other duties as assigned. In this position you will be trimming and pruning shrubs, spreading wood chips, and maintaining flower beds.   Must have experience and be detail oriented. With over 50 acres, there is much to maintain!

Security Ranger

This position will help ensure the safety of our guests and property of Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort.  Security will act in a public relations capacity providing information and assistance to our guests.  Responsible for reporting maintenance problems or hazardous situations, operates assigned equipment, to include various types of motorized vehicles, golf carts, radios, computers, etc.  Prepares reports with information collected during shift, performs car pass check, enforces quiet hour and visiting hours and preforms other duties as assigned.  Must be able to stand for long periods of time, possess good communication skills, teamwork, Most of all, this position requires good diplomatic skills when dealing with rule enforcement and guest concerns.

Volunteer Positions

“Terror in the Park” Haunted House

During the fall every year Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort puts on their Haunted House.  After six years running the Haunted House is now open to the public.  If this is something that you would like to do now is the time to think about volunteering for a fun time, building teamwork and who knows, maybe scaring a person or two!

Terror In the Park Application

South Haven Jellystone Park - Employment