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Wildlife Host - Jumbo Reservoir SWA

Located on the eastern plains, Jumbo Reservoir State Wildlife Area is seeking a Campground Host/couple for the 2021 Season. Located between the towns of Crook and Sedgwick, Jumbo Reservoir State Wildlife Area is host to a wide range of outdoor natural recreation opportunities including fishing, boating, bird watching, waterskiing, hunting, hiking, nature photography, and much more. Jumbo Reservoir SWA is a 1703-acre property with approximately 100 designated primitive campsites spread out over 4 campgrounds, 1578 water acres are home to one of the best walleye fisheries in the state as well as an excellent place to catch crappie, bluegill, perch, and catfish. Jumbo SWA has one boat ramp, 5 vault toilets, multiple picnic sites, and several shade shelters for our visitors to use. Our hosts assist campers, maintain the campsites, clean the bathrooms, spray weeds as needed, pick up trash as needed, and mow parking areas on the property. Hosts may also help in other sections of the property depending on their skills and interests. Hosts are required to serve a minimum of 10-20 hours per week and are required to serve on weekends and holidays as needed. Each host/pair will receive 2 consecutive days off per week. In return, all hosts/pairs will receive a designated campsite with sewer and power. Potable water is available at another location and a vehicle with a tank will be provided to transport the water to the campsite. Preferred applicants have the ability to operate riding lawnmowers and weed whips, ability to use handheld and ATV mounted sprayers, and a clean driving record. Total Hosts Needed: 1 host or pair over the summer Trailer Size Limitations: None Hosts expected to clean restrooms? Yes, we have a hot water power washer to aid in cleaning as well as a vehicle to aid in maintenance on the property Amenities available: Water, sewage, electric (30 and 50 amp), cell service
Time Commitment:
Minimum of 10-20 hours per week and are required to serve on weekends and holidays as needed. Approximately May 1 - Sep 15, 2021. Prefer the entire 2021 Summer Season, but offer some flexibility.

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