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January 2015 Blog Posts (4)

My 1st phone interview for 2015

I had just emailed my resume yesterday (Saturday), so I was a bit surprised to get an unplanned call this morning from Cliff Dwellers Lodge in Northern AZ.

I had just gotten up and made coffee, so I didn't have my resume in front of me, or any list of questions that everyone says you should ask. Luckily it's an area that I have been wanting to explore for many years.

This interview lasted about 10-15 minutes, where the guy mostly told me about the company and wanting to find…


Added by Sunni on January 18, 2015 at 10:29am — 1 Comment

Job Hunting After Seasonal Work

   As a some of you know I have worked at Grand Canyon South Rim (GCSR) 3 times. In between my time there I have gone to 2 locations in AK, Phoenix AZ, and back to stay with family in NH. 

Before starting work @ GCSR, I have lived for short periods of time in Kingman AZ, UT, CA, NH, TN, KY, & FL.

Now it seems to me that whenever I apply for jobs, the person doing the interview will glance through and then look at me saying you move alot (that happened again today). My last…


Added by Sunni on January 14, 2015 at 5:33pm — 3 Comments

Back for the Winter Season at Yellowstone.

I reported back to Yellowstone on December 16th for the winter season. I'm sure many folks were just kidding me about the winters up here, but being from Houston, Texas, I'm sure they were just a little bit serious as well.

So, how am I faring in this winter wonderland? It is fantastic. It's cold, that's for sure, and there's lots of snow, but it is great. In Houston, we used to have at least 15 or 20 minutes of winter every year, so there's that. Driving out to Lamar Valley and…


Added by Milton McKinney on January 13, 2015 at 8:54pm — No Comments

State Minimum Wages

When you are searching for your next job, you'll be comparing location (location, location) and position and room and board and perks and wages.  State Minimum Wages vary widely and seem to be in a constant state of flux.

Here's a link to a great resource that will help you stay abreast on State Minimum Wages -

Best wishes with your 2015 Job…


Added by Patty on January 6, 2015 at 4:24pm — No Comments

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