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Tusayan, AZ - DNC South Rim
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Brenda Mar 21, 2015.

Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Blankenship May 6, 2014.

Need some insight.

Started Sep 29, 2009

 

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Leo Anderson replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Tusayan, AZ - DNC North Rim
"Kevin, Ask if you can work at the General Store in the park. They usually hire a ton of people to work in retail, the deli and cashier for the summer."
Mar 20, 2015
Kevin Blankenship replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Tusayan, AZ - DNC North Rim
"Thank you, Leo. That is what I was afraid of. I was only offered the Tusayan position, unfortunately, and one of my main reasons for applying was the housing in the park."
Mar 20, 2015
Leo Anderson replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Tusayan, AZ - DNC North Rim
"Greetings Kevin, The housing DNC in the park, (Grand Canyon South Rim), is awesome. Townhomes with full kitchens, livingrooms, washer dryer, two bedrooms with a bathroom attached to both. The DNC housing in Tusayan isn't nearly as nice. In…"
Mar 20, 2015
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Tusayan, AZ - DNC North Rim

What's the housing like for this location? Also, any other input is welcome and appreciated. I'll probably have to make a choice very soon and am looking for some insight.See More
Mar 14, 2015
Kevin Blankenship replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"I haven't heard anything from them but I always hate filling out an application via a third party. I need to fill out for some more positions real soon."
May 6, 2014
Dominic A. Smith replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"Alaska year round opportunities like no other experience.   Checkout Coldfoot Camp, Chena hot springs resort, and Aleyska resort. "
May 2, 2014
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Apr 30, 2014
Kevin Blankenship replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"I applied with them today, actually."
Apr 30, 2014
Eric Levonian replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"Jesus on a pogo stick! If those types of conditions existed last time I worked in an NP, wild horses wouldn't have been able to drag me out of there. Is this a joke? My brother-in-law was the head Ranger in Giant Forest for eight years, and his…"
Apr 30, 2014
Leo Anderson replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"Kevin, Apply with DNC in the Grand Canyon South Rim. You will live in a town house with two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, full living room, full dining room, full kitchen, full porch, dishwasher, and washer and dryer in your place for $15 a week!…"
Apr 30, 2014
Eric Levonian replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"I’ve heard that Death Valley is awesome in the winter. The European women all lounge around the pool topless."
Apr 30, 2014
Kevin Blankenship replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"I can handle the cold, I'm trying to avoid the 100+F temps and 80+% humidity."
Apr 30, 2014
Keith Larson replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"It gets pretty cold at the South Rim in the winter."
Apr 30, 2014
Keith Larson replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"Most of the parks are not open year round.  I noticed it's been a long time for you..."
Apr 30, 2014
Kevin Blankenship replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"I'm already south! Haha! I'm looking for mountains or beaches. I applied at The Grand Canyon and may try Death Valley, haven't done the desert yet. That 84 degree high temp at the South Rim looks nice and inviting."
Apr 30, 2014
Eric Levonian replied to Kevin Blankenship's discussion Anywhere that offers both year-round employment plus on-site housing?
"Go south, young man."
Apr 30, 2014

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Hometown:
Milan, TN
Where have you lived and worked?
Texas, Missouri, Tennessee
About Me:
32 years old, been moving since I was old enough to do so, ready to go again.

I have always enjoyed rambling from place to place and have been fortunate enough to meet some of the most interesting people the country has to offer. I love to write stories about the places I've been and the people I've met.
Last Seasonal Job:
First timer but I'll be in Glacier National Park this year at Many Glaciers Hotel - May 28th
Favorite Seasonal Job:
N/A
Dream Job:
Any job where I can wake up and smile when I look at my surroundings.

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Going to the sun

Posted on March 14, 2009 at 9:00pm 6 Comments

“The only man who makes no mistakes is the man who never does anything.”

~Teddy Roosevelt




“I think I’m about ready to get out of here again.” “It’s about time. I figured I’d been hearing that six or seven months ago.” “I just got to go.” “I know; it’s who you are, and who you’ll always be.” “Mom, I’m 32 years old.” “So what. You think you’re dad wouldn’t go with you if he could? You get it honest and never let anyone tell you different.”



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