Organization: Redwoods In Yosemite ( Premium Summer Job 2021)
Rate of pay: $14.00
Employer Name: Redwoods In Yosemite
Position available: Female 5 Persons
Hourly wage: $14.00 per hour
Estimated hours per day: 5-8
Number of days per week: 4-5
Housing assisted by: Employer
Type of housing: House
Estimated cost of housing: $200 per Month
Additional housing features: This is a complete kitchen along with a BBQ and furnished living room. There is a large dorm room and there are bunk beds in the bedrooms and lockers available for your personal items.
Transportation details: It is approx. a 10-minute walk to work
Clean rental properties, which includes bathrooms, such as toilets and showers, changing linens, laundry, dusting, vacuuming, emptying trash. You will need to clean the kitchen, living areas, bedrooms, and deck area including barbecues. Standing for long periods, bending, lifting up to 20lbs/9kg, climbing stairs. Need workers with great attitudes and team spirit. Please do not apply if you are sensitive to any kind of chemicals or lotions or have physical limitations that would keep you from doing your job (like lifting mattresses to change bedding). Housekeeping experience is preferred but not necessary. If you are not 21 or older you are illegal to drink in America. If you drink in the student housing or on grounds and are underage you will be fired and removed from the property. There will be one off-site event in June, July and August. Cost is approx. $50 per student. The employer may have 2 shifts available. One is a day shift and the other is from 4 pm to about midnight. The employer will schedule who works the shift and may rotate the schedules periodically. This is located at the entrance of Yosemite Nat’l Park. No big cities or nightlife. Please do not apply if you do not like this type of area. It can also get very hot during the summer. Must be mature, dependable, hard-working, friendly and be a very trustworthy and honest individual. Do not apply if you like to party and are not responsible and very mature. Employers will not tolerate students drinking. Inside a National forest you will be exposed to insects, bugs, rodents, and wildlife. Do not accept this job if you can’t handle spiders or a bug that got into your cabin.
English required skills: Upper Intermediate
Start date: May 7th – June 15th, 2021
End date: August 25th – 7th September, 2021
Job Prerequisites: Upper Intermediate English. Employer wants excellent comprehension, good conversational English and reading.Housekeeping experience is preferred, but not necessary. Must be mature and responsible. Only non-party students accepted.
Why Choose us ? The staff at Redwoods In Yosemite surpasses all expectations on welcoming the international students to their team. They all work together as a team; but they also enjoy many trips and activities throughout the season. What better place to work; you have the beauty of Yosemite National Park and the caring, fun environment of the staff at Redwoods In Yosemite.
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Four Seasons of Fun ~ Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall – you’ll need to come back more than once to do it all! You can spend a few days or a lifetime exploring Yosemite’s wonders and enjoying a wealth of recreational activities. Each season sets the stage for exceptional moments of beauty and fun. Day Tripping ~ While staying at The Redwoods In Yosemite, you will discover some of the world’s most spectacular mountain and valley scenery. Here are a few of our favorite day tripping adventures which will take you to these Park highlights: – Yosemite Falls is the tallest waterfall in North America, and the 5th highest free-falling waterfall in the world at 2,425 feet. – The Grizzly Giant in the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias is one of the world’s largest and oldest trees, almost three thousand years old and 96 feet around at the base. – El Capitan is one of the largest exposed granite monoliths in the world, standing 3,593 feet from base to summit. – Tuolumne Meadows, at 8,575 feet elevation, is the largest sub-alpine meadow in the Sierra Nevada. – Established in 1935, Badger Pass Ski Resort offers vacationers five lifts, nine downhill runs, and miles of cross-country skiing. – The high Sierra at its best, Glacier Point, has breathtaking views of the Valley floor and spectacular waterfalls. – Historic Wawona, known as Palla Chun – a good place to stay – by native Americans, at the south end of Yosemite National Park. The wealth of scenic wonders and recreational opportunities are not limited to Yosemite’s boundaries. Easy day trips from your cabin at The Redwoods In Yosemite can take you to the Sierra Vista Scenic Byway, Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad, Bass Lake, the historic Gold Country town of Mariposa, Fresno Flats Historical Park in Oakhurst, and the Sierra Mono Indian Museum in North Fork. Yosemite National Park, at 748,542 acres, is roughly the size of the State of Rhode Island, with over 94% designated wilderness. When estimating driving times from Wawona to various park destinations, allow at least 1 hour for every 30 miles, as you will be traveling on scenic mountain roads with a 35 mph speed limit.
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