Thank you for your interest in employment at Camp Richardson Resort and Marina, a great place for summer seasonal employment in South Lake Tahoe.

We are now accepting applications and resumes for the 2017 summer season. Our hiring season begins in May.

Summer Positions Still Available


These are our most visible front-line employees. We are looking for outgoing people with exceptional customer service to answer phones, take reservations, greet our lodging guests and handle guest questions and requests. 30-40 hours per week May-October, Day and Swing Shifts available. Lodging experience preferred, computer experience a must.

Beacon Bar & Grill:

Day & evening shifts available. All applicants must be prepared to work through the Labor Day holiday. California Food Handler Certification is required for all positions.

Summer Seasonal Floor Staff 

Responsibilities include being a visible presence at the perimeter of the restaurant, answering questions about the resort and its surroundings and ensuring the safety of our guests. Excellent customer service skills are required.

Prep Cook

Prepare food, pull items from warehouse, stock restaurant. Lifting required. Experience necessary.


Wash dishes, clean bathrooms, clean kitchen floors, stock utensils & dishes. Lifting required.

General Store:

We are looking for energetic deli clerks and experienced breakfast/lunch cooks to prepare food, make sandwiches, serve food and provide excellent customer service for a busy Café and Deli, open 7 days a week. Duties will also include retail merchandising, inventory control, stocking and cleaning. Experience in retail or food service a plus! Must be able to work any shift. 30-40 hours/week, May-October. Lifting and Food Handler Certification required.

Download PDF of descriptions of all summer job positions at Camp Richardson Resort.

Also check out open positions at Round Hill Pines Beach Resort.

Apply for Summer Jobs at Camp Richardson Resort

Download PDF of job application form.

You are always welcome to drop an application at our Hotel Lobby, located on Hwy 89 just south of Emerald Bay, or mail to:

Camp Richardson Resort, Inc.
Attn: HR Manager
PO Box 9028
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96158

Fax: 530-542-6593

You may also email your resume and any questions about employment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please be specific about which department you are applying; it helps us direct your resume to the appropriate hiring managers. 

Remember, if you are hired you will need to provide proof of identification and eligibility to work in the United States BEFORE actually starting work! So make sure you have a valid Passport, Permanent Resident Card or Alien Registration Receipt Card, School ID, Driver License or State ID card as well as Social Security Card or Birth Certificate readily available.

If you are under 18, you must provide a current copy of a work permit from your school. 

We look forward to meeting you!

Food Handler Card Certification

Effective Immediately: All applicants and returning employees interested in working for the following departments must have current Food Handler Card Certification (per California SB 602) in order to be considered for employment. The departments are: 

Beacon Bar & Grill
General Store 
Ice Cream Parlor 
Coffee & Confectionery 

To obtain a California Food Handler Card, food handlers need to successfully pass a food handler-training course and test with a minimum score of 70 percent from an accredited food protection manager certification organization. Food handlers must maintain a valid food handler card for the duration of his or her employment. 

The following websites will assist you in obtaining your food handler card:

Reminiscent of a time when friendship was a lifelong endeavor and vacation meant leaving your troubles at the door. A year-round Lake Tahoe destination resort of pure relaxation offering historic Tahoe lodging, camping, boating, biking, beach-going, lakeside dining, cross-country skiing, sleigh rides, and more. All on the south shore of one of the most beautiful alpine lakes in the world, Lake Tahoe, and just minutes from world-class ski/board resorts and casinos.

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