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Camp Caretaker Opportunity

Brooklyn Heigh ts Riverfront Campground is seeking a part time Caretaker to live on site in the office / caretaker cabin at the camp.  

Requirements and benefits described below


Camp Caretaker Opportunity

Brooklyn Heights Camp in Parsons on the Dryfork River is seeking a live / on-site caretaker through at least Nov. 1st or possibly longer.  Here is what we offer:

  • free accommodation in the office / caretaker cottage with full electric / heat / fans / kitchenette which includes microwave oven, toaster oven, 2 burner electric cook top, outside propane camp cook stove, coffee pot, mini-fridge, cooler, wash sink, pots / pans / dishes, etc.

  • 12 x 24 lofted barn cabin - insulated.

  • hot shower (tankless on-demand / propane) behind cabin (private, no public use) 

  • fire pit area

  • You will live here free and a lot of free food and drinks will be supplied frequently for your benefit. 

  • If you help with projects such as mowing and weed trimming or other special projects, you will be paid $12/hr. in addition to your free living and food arrangement here at camp.

Here is what we are looking for in a candidate:

  • A single pet free person is most desirable

  • owning a vehicle is important or at least a bike to get to and from parsons on the bike trail

  • available weekends to watch over camp, enforce 10pm quiet hours, interact with guests who may have questions, etc.

  • It's ok to have an outside job but prefer availability busy friday and saturday nights.

  • if you have your own RV, we can accommodate electric and water hook ups for you at a permanent site and still give you access to caretaker / office cabin

  • Ideally you sleep here 7 nights per week and help to enforce camp quiet hours after 10pm on weekends in particular.

  • drug free and limited alcohol use, esp. when interacting with guests.

  • Not partying with guests, but it's ok to enjoy their company without being stoned or intoxicated.... both of which are NOT ok when representing this camp.  And if this occurs, your position will be terminated and you will be asked to leave the property.

  • Quiet hour enforcement and helping guests with questions and keeping an eye on the campground is unpaid work... in exchange for free living and food and drinks supplied.

  • checking on campsites, cabins, and firepits as well as porta-potties to make sure that they are clean and debris / trash free after guests leave each morning.

  • References required.  Background check possible too.

If interested, contact Vince at 703-328-1840 and/or email


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