2024 Season Workamper - Lazy Acres

Join the Captivating Crew at BEYONDER Getaway Lazy Acres!

Positions are available March 15th through the end of the year for the 2024 Season.

Dive into the heart of tranquility and fun by becoming a part of the team at BEYONDER Getaway Lazy Acres. Tucked away in serene surroundings, our park offers a slice of paradise with its peaceful pond, welcoming an array of feathered friends that add to the beauty of our campground. Here, every role is crucial in crafting a haven where guests of all ages can enjoy a blend of relaxation and adventure.

BEYONDER Getaway Lazy Acres is more than just a campground; it's a community dedicated to providing a family-friendly atmosphere where everyone can find something to love. From day-pass guests seeking a quick escape to nature to campers looking for an extended retreat, we offer a diverse camping experience. Our unique sites feature their own atmosphere and distinctive features, catering to a wide range of preferences and ensuring that every stay is special.

As a member of our team, you'll play an integral role in delivering extensive amenities and activities designed to suit every level of camping experience. Whether it's guiding guests on nature walks around our tranquil pond, leading bird-watching excursions, or organizing family-friendly games and activities, your contribution will help create cherished memories that last a lifetime.

We believe in the importance of balance and shared experiences, especially for couples joining our crew. That's why we ensure that you have the same days off, allowing you to explore the natural beauty and tranquility of Lazy Acres together. It's an opportunity to work and grow in an environment that values fun, engagement, and the well-being of both our guests and our team.

Joining the team at BEYONDER Getaway Lazy Acres means stepping into a role where your work directly contributes to the joy and relaxation of our guests. It's a chance to be part of a supportive, fun-loving crew that takes pride in making Lazy Acres a preferred destination for those seeking a peaceful retreat in nature.

Are you ready to be part of a captivating crew that turns every visit into an unforgettable experience? Let's make the 2024 season at BEYONDER Getaway Lazy Acres the most memorable yet, filled with laughter, adventure, and moments that turn into lasting memories. Come join us and help bring the magic of Lazy Acres to life!

Position Overview:
As a Guest Relations Workamper, you will be the face of Beyonder Camps, providing an unforgettable experience to our guests. You will specialize in one of three key areas: Front Desk/Store, Maintenance, or Housekeeping.  All positions will assist with guest activities held throughout the month.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Front Desk/Store: Manage check-ins/check-outs, handle reservations, provide local information, operate the camp store, and ensure guest satisfaction.

In the Front Desk/Store specialization at Beyonder Camps, you will be the first point of contact for our guests, setting the tone for an exceptional camping experience. This role requires a blend of hospitality and retail skills. You'll manage all aspects of guest check-ins and check-outs, ensuring a smooth and welcoming process. Handling reservations, you will showcase your organizational skills and attention to detail. Your role extends beyond the front desk as you'll also operate the camp store, a central hub for guests to purchase supplies, souvenirs, and snacks. This position demands excellent communication skills, as you'll provide guests with information about camp amenities, local attractions, and outdoor activities. You'll also handle any guest inquiries or issues, demonstrating problem-solving abilities and a commitment to outstanding service. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment, enjoy interacting with people from diverse backgrounds, and have a genuine passion for enhancing the overall camping experience.

  • Maintenance: Oversee campground upkeep, conduct minor repairs, maintain outdoor areas, and assist in setting up camp facilities.

In the Maintenance specialty at Beyonder Camps, your role is pivotal in ensuring a safe, functional, and aesthetically pleasing camping environment. This position goes beyond traditional maintenance tasks; it involves a proactive approach to campground upkeep, including conducting regular inspections and performing minor repairs on facilities, equipment, and infrastructure. Your responsibilities will include maintaining the pristine condition of outdoor areas, such as trails, picnic spots, and communal spaces, ensuring they are always ready for guest enjoyment. Additionally, a unique aspect of this role involves assisting with checking guests in and out for various amenities like bikes, kayaks, and other recreational equipment, requiring you to have a keen eye for detail and inventory management. Your interaction with guests during these moments provides an opportunity to enhance their experience by offering tips on equipment usage and suggesting best spots for their activities. Effective communication skills, a hands-on approach, and a strong sense of responsibility are crucial in this role, as you will be instrumental in ensuring that all aspects of the campground are functioning smoothly and safely, directly contributing to the overall satisfaction of our guests.

  • Housekeeping: Ensure cleanliness and orderliness of cabins, restrooms, and common areas, manage laundry operations, and uphold hygiene standards.

In the Housekeeping specialty at Beyonder Camps, your role is essential in providing a comfortable and clean environment for our guests. Focused on maintaining cabins units, you will be responsible for ensuring that each lodging option is impeccably clean and welcoming for incoming guests. This involves thorough cleaning of rooms, bathrooms, and common areas, managing laundry operations, and restocking necessary supplies. Attention to detail is key, as you will be required to inspect each room for maintenance needs and report any issues promptly. The role extends beyond just cleaning; it's about creating a homely atmosphere for guests who are often seeking a retreat in nature. You'll have the opportunity to demonstrate your organizational skills and efficiency in managing multiple tasks. Additionally, your role may involve interacting with guests, providing a friendly face and assisting with any housekeeping-related requests they may have. This position is perfect for someone who takes pride in their work, enjoys working in a dynamic environment, and understands the importance of cleanliness and comfort in enhancing the overall guest experience at our cabins.


Qualifications:

  • Passion for the outdoors and camping.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Previous experience in hospitality, retail, or maintenance is a plus.

  • Must be able to commit to the full season.

Benefits:

  • Free campsite with hook-ups for your RV for Couples. (Discounted site for Single workampers.)

  • Discount in store merchandise.

  • Opportunity to work in a beautiful outdoor setting.

  • Great experience in hospitality and customer service.

Compensation:

  • Beyonder will provide a FREE RV site consisting of: 1 site for your rig and tow vehicle, which is equipped with water, electric & sewer hookups and park WiFI with the work camper's responsibility for the electricity bill over $75 per month.   Site monthly value of $750.

  • In the case of only one of the couple is the work camper or a single work camper, their site would be a monthly rate of 50% off the monthly rate (approx $375 owed monthly).

  • All hours paid at $10-12 per hour (based upon experience and position).  (Avg of 24-30 hours a week, +\- depending on needs of the General Manager of the park).

  • The value of your site will be excluded from your gross income for federal tax purposes. 

  • 15% discount on all store purchases. 

  • Propane at cost.  

  • We also pay a $500 bonus upon satisfactory completion of this agreement. (minimum 5 months)


If you are a work camper couple - You must both submit an application with a separate email address associated with each party.  

Join us at Beyonder Camps for a season of adventure, community, and unforgettable experiences!

Lazy Acres

Center Point, IA

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