Xanterra MT. Rushmore (Summer Job 2021)

Organization: Xanterra MT. Rushmore (Summer Job 2021)

Position: Food Attendant & Cook, Retail Associate, Parking Attendant

Rate of pay: $10.80

City: Keystone 

State: South Dakota


Employer Name: Xanterra MT. Rushmore

Position:  Food Attendant & Cook, Retail Associate, Parking Attendant

Position available: 2-5

Hourly wage:$10.80 per hour

meal details: meals while at work


Overtime details: Overtime rate: the employer does not intend to schedule overtime, but if a student works over 48 hours a week the OT pay rate is $16.2/HR


Estimated hours : 32 average hours per week


Housing assisted by: Employer

Estimated cost of housing: $106+tax per week


Transportation details: Walking distance (15 – 45 minutes) and employee shuttle park bus available

Job description:

Food/Cafeteria Attendant & Cook: Employee will be placed in a position upon arrival based on skills and employer’s needs. Students need to be outgoing and willing to do positions that are of service level. Positions responsible for food preparation, cleaning tables, cafeteria work, fast food operation,  dish/pot machine operation, maintenance of sanitation standards in the kitchen, dining room and snack bar. Ice-cream scooping. Students should be ready to prepare, serve food, fast food operation, dish machine, clean table, maintain sanitation standard. Dishwashing, food and veggies preparation. Be physically fit. Work schedule on week-days, weekends, holidays.

Retail Associate: Obtains or receives merchandise, totals bill, accepts payment, and makes change for customers in retail store by performing the following duties: Other duties may be assigned. Stock shelves, counters, or tables with merchandise. Displays merchandise, suggests selections that meet customer’s needs, and emphasizes selling points of article such as quality and utility. Demonstrate use of merchandise. Answer customer’s questions concerning location, price, and use of merchandise. Prepare sales on register. Receive payment or obtain credit authorization. Wrap or bag merchandise for customers. Places new merchandise on display. Remove and record amounts of cash in register at end of shift. Takes inventory of stock. Requisitions merchandise form stockroom. Examines defective article returned by customer to determine if refund or replacement should be made. Greets customer on sales floor and determines make, type, and quality of merchandise desired.

Parking Attendant: Obtains or receives payment, totals bill, accepts payment, and makes change for visitors at Parking Structure by performing the following duties. Other duties may be assigned. Count “cash bank” at beginning of shift to ensure starting total is correct. Collect cash, credit card and or validation payments and maintain security of items collected. Make change and issues receipts for each transaction. Operated fee computer or cash register (manually of by machine) that calculates fee or transaction due. Request balance due for parking services for which money is received from customer. Maintain cleanliness of booth and grounds and perform housekeeping duties as assigned. Properly assemble funds deposit at end of shift and deposit in drop safe. Employees may be required to direct traffic within the parking facility. Act as a crossing guard at the pedestrian walkway between the parking facility and the memorial. 


Students to expect to be flexible on working various positions.

Cell phone usage while working is not allowed!


English required skills: Intermediate-Advance

Start date: Depend on Position

Food Attendant & Cook: Arrival Dates Only: May 9-10 for May 11 Orientation or Arrival May 23-26 for May 27 Orientation or Arrival June 1-2 for June 3 Orientation

Retail: Arrival Dates Only: May 30-31 for June 1 Orientation

Parking: Arrival Dates Only: May 16-17 for May 18 Orientation or Arrival May 23 – 24 for May 25 Orientation

End date: August 25th– September 7th, 2021

NEAREST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: Rapid City Airport (RAP) Students need to arrange with agreeable dates for Xanterra company shuttle to pick students at the airport.

NEAREST CITY: Keystone, SD – 1 mile, Hill City, SD – 5 miles, Rapid City, SD – 30 miles

UNIFORM REQUIREMENTS: Uniform is provided. No charge if returned. Please bring the following itemswith you: 

  1. Nice Black slack pants (no jeans, no yoga, no leggings pants, cannot be form fit) 
  2. Tuck in shirts 
  3. Comfortable shoes with no open-toes
  4. Black or brown belt 
  5. Khaki pants



All information may be changed due to reasonable reason for each placement without prior notice.



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