Arizona, USA ● Colorado, USA ● Florida, USA ● New York, NY, USA ● Virginia, USA Req #258
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Paid Internship will be located either in Tucson, AZ; Ft. Collins, CO; Grand Island, NY; Davenport, FL; Virginia Beach, VA.  Locations subject to change based on company need.

Campground Management Internship Program Job Description 

Kampgrounds of America, Inc. (KOA) is the largest system of open-to-the-public campgrounds in the worlds, with over 500 locations across the United States and Canada. Founded in Billings, Montana in 1962, KOA’s family of campground brands- KOA Journey, KOA Holiday and KOA Resort- serving more than a million camping families each year. The mission of KOA is “connecting people to the outdoors and each other,” and those who represent the brand share the values of being family-oriented, passionate, entrepreneurial, customer-focused and progressive.  

General Manager

The Campground Management Internship Program offers the opportunity for undergraduate students to expand their classroom knowledge by developing skills, habits, and experience in a hands-on work environment, while enjoying the great outdoors. 
The 12- week internship program serves as a pre-Manager-In-Training program, allowing the participants to focus on campground operations, management, marketing and administration. Interns will train first-hand by working alongside our experienced managers. 

Spend 12 weeks shadowing and working within the 4 core departments - operations, management,
        marketing and administration
Responsible for executing day-to-day activities assigned by Manager 
Develop and present a final project at the conclusion of the internship 

Student pursuing a degree in Management, Business, Communication, Hospitality Management, 
        Entrepreneurship, Human Resources, Outdoor Recreation, Tourism and Recreation Management or
        related area of study 
Excellent verbal and written communication skills – Bilingual is a plus
Able to meet deadlines and work with internal team members while maintaining a self-direct
        approach to ongoing projects
Ability to collaborate with a diverse population
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Must demonstrate excellent customer service 

Kampgrounds Of America, INC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strives to provide an environment where all employees and applicants are treated with respect.   The company is committed to fair treatment of all persons. This value ensures employees and candidates are treated equally, and are protected from discrimination or harassment of any kind.  This includes discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, or any other protected status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
  • Min Hiring Rate $15.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $16.00
  • Required Education Some College
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  • Arizona, USA
  • Colorado, USA
  • Florida, USA
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Virginia, USA