Employment Opportunities

Summer Employment Opportunities Gold Dredge 8 & Riverboat Discovery

Click here to download our printed application or fill out the form below. All content will be securely submitted to our HR Department via email and you will receive a confirmation. If you choose not to submit directly via email, deliver the printed application and questionnaire to our office in person, or by mail at the address listed to the left.

We will begin our interview process for the upcoming season in January. We plan to conduct interviews with qualified applicants on selected days in January, February and March. Our season runs from mid-May to mid-September. Please reference the job descriptions below to see which position(s) may be of interest.
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Click on the Job Application Form link below, to complete the online application.
Job Application Form
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GOLD DREDGE 8 POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
Customer Service Specialist – Inside , Customer Service Specialist – Outside

CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST – INSIDE
Customer Service Specialists (Inside) assist visitors with purchases; weigh and assemble lockets; assist passengers with gold panning and boarding the train; prepare and stock merchandise for sale; perform inventory control duties; organize and distribute merchandise; perform other duties related to the successful operation of a retail store including cleaning and moderate lifting. Hours: 36-40 hours per week.

Qualifications: Ability to represent Gold Dredge 8 in a courteous and professional manner in order to provide top-notch customer service; sell merchandise according to sales training, strategies and goals; complete tasks efficiently and accurately according to policies and procedures; operate a PC-based point of sale system (possess computer and mathematical skills) while properly handling cash and making change for customers; communicate and work well with others; perform tasks independently with attention to detail; work in a fast-paced environment that requires you to be “quick on your feet” for eight hours a day; have fun with teammates, managers and other employees!

CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST – OUTSIDE
Customer Service Specialists (Outside) fill pokes with pay dirt and offer them to visitors; demonstrate gold panning techniques and assist visitors with gold panning; weigh gold and assemble lockets; assist with preparation and clean-up of panning area; assist passengers with purchases; sell tickets at the train station; assist passengers with boarding the train; and fill in at the gift shop or on grounds maintenance as needed. Hours: 36-40 hours per week.

Qualifications: Ability to represent Gold Dredge 8 in a courteous and professional manner in order to provide top-notch customer service; demonstrate panning techniques; operate a cash register and credit card machine; perform a variety of tasks related to the operation of a gold mine.

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General Qualifications: Attention to detail, punctuality, reliability and ability to work independently and on a team.

Wages start at $11.00 per hour.

Please feel free to contact us through e-mail at hr@riverboatdiscovery.com with any questions or comments.

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RIVERBOAT DISCOVERY POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
Guide, Deckhand, Reservationist, Accounting Clerk, Retail Sales Associate, Dining Hall Associate, Kitchen Assistant, Dishwasher/Donut Maker and Grounds Crew.