Campground Host - Brasstown Bald Visitors Center
Location: Chattahoochee National Forest
Closest Towns: Blairsville, Helen, & Hiawassee GA
Site Description: The Brasstown Bald Visitor Center is the flag-ship visitor facility for the Chattahoochee National Forest and is located in the North Georgia Mountains 2 hours north of Atlanta, GA. Each season the visitor center welcomes 50,000-60,000 visitors from all over the world. Average summer temperatures range from 60-80 degrees F.
Position Description: This position would assist our staff with our visitor services program. This involves meeting and greeting visitors at our Information Desk and answering their many questions about the Chattahoochee National Forest and our exhibits and movie, collecting fees and welcoming visitors at our Ticket Booth which requires meticulous recordkeeping of both fees and demographics. And possible maintenance duties, such as cleaning restrooms, trash duty, light maintenance, etc.
Employed By: A non-profit organization, the Cradle of Forestry Interpretive Association
Amenities: A partially shaded campsite with water, sewer, and electrical (50amp) hook-ups. Washer and dryer as well as internet available on site. Cell phone reception limited.
Monthly Stipend: $100 per month per person, (3 days a week required, may work weekends)
Minimum Length of Stay: 12 weeks