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WHAT WE DO: My name is Marilyn Usibelli. I own and run Black Diamond Resort. We have been in business since 1995 and continue to grow and improve Our operations each season. We have a fantastic place located 10 miles from The Denali National Park Entrance. We have a very unique and fun business And are looking for adventurous, motivated people to join our team. We hire Approximately 90 people each summer. We have a fantastic Restaurant, a 9 hole golf course, 18 hole mini golf course, a horse drawn Covered wagon ride, and guided ATV tours. We have a very exciting business With a great working environment! If you are looking for a fun summer job, we are the right place! HOW WE GOT STARTED: In 1995 my sister and I each had $2500 and a bunch of Land. We decided to Build a driving range. With the help of our parents, the next year, we Opened 5 golf holes and we had an "on your honor can" to pay $12! The year After that we purchased a building And we had no electricity or running water.... Can you believe that! The Year after that we got electric, water, and opened our first restaurant with A Coleman stove and an outside barbecue grill! Last season we had over 40000 People come through our doors! It has been an unbelievable adventure for us. This position carries an enormous responsibility as you are responsible for the saftey of guests & horses. A very high degree of professionalism, confidence, knowledge, excellent communication, customer service, and multi-taking skills are required. This is a very fun job as well where you have an opportunity to talk with guests and help make their Alaskan Vacation memorable and special. In addition to driving the team you can mix up your work week by doing another job at Black Diamond such as ATV guiding, Serving, Cooking, CDL Bus Driver, Chef.. there are a lot of options. We schedule a 40 hour work week with some overtime available. We also offer on site housing.

The Job

Job No
109201
Status
Looking
Title
Experienced Teamster / Draft Horse Covered Wagon Driver - Open Position Until Sep 18Th
Type
Wrangler; Groom-General; Harness/Driving; Nanny/Housekeeping; Ranch Hand; Retail & Sales; Handyman;
Work type
Temporary; Permanent; Contract;
Work time
Full-time; Part-time;
Salary
$10 to $15 per hour plus you do earn tips
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Dates
from Saturday, August 8, 2015 to Sunday, September 20, 2015
Posted
8/8/2015
Updated
8/8/2015
Expires
in 3 months
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276

The Employer

Employer No
100717
Name
Black Diamond Resort Co
Website
http://www.blackdiamondtourco.com
Location
Healy, Alaska, United States US flag
Facility type
Other; Conditioning/Handling;

Requirements

Ability to remain positive in stressful situation lift and carry 50 lbs required Professional & clean appearance required Previous experience or education in performing arts strongly preferred Excellent Customer Service Skills Safe at all times

Required Expertise

Driving;

Accommodation

We have single rooms for $15 per day and that includes all utilities and most supplies as well as basic food such as soups, pasta, canned goods, mac n cheese, bread, tuna, peanut butter and jelly, oranges, apples, things of that nature. It is plenty of food but not fancy. We also offer places to park campers or RV's and that is $5 per day or we have smaller travel trailers for rent. Access to nice kitchens & laundry is available.

Job Benefits

Some benefits we offer: Job performance Bonuses, inexpensive housing, free golf, mini golf, covered wagon rides, atv tours, end of season party; also our employees get to go white water rafting for free, as well as flightseeing, fishing, hiking. Pay raise if you have experience driving teams

The Facility

WHAT WE DO: We have been in business since 1995 and continue to grow and improve our operations each season. We have a fantastic place located 10 miles from The Denali National Park Entrance. We have a very unique and fun business And are looking for adventurous, motivated people to join our team. We hire Approximately 90 people each summer. We have a horse drawn Covered wagon ride tour where you drive the team to an awesome remote pavillion where an outdoor feast is served. We also run a great restaurant, a golf course, mini golf course, & guided ATV tours. We have a very exciting business with a great working environment! Our Teamster position is a fun outdoor position! You also can train in other positions. The trails are fantastic, the view is unbeatable, and you get to work with great people in the Alaskan Wilderness! Wild animal sightings are a regular, the midnight sun and northern lights is something everyone should get the chance to experience.

Tags

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