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Brown's Lake Concession Staff - Seasonal

Posted 01/16/2024
County Woodbury
Location Salix ,Iowa
Salary $11.25/hour


Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

The following duties are typical for this position.  These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned.  Position runs from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. 

  • Sell merchandise from concession stand, take and coordinate rentals of paddle boats, kayaks, and other recreation rental equipment.  
  • Provide instruction on proper use of rental equipment. 
  • Keep accurate records on sales transactions. 
  • Provide customer service to beach visitors and watch for rules violation. 
  • Keep beach area picked up and free of trash.   
  • Performs other related tasks as required.

Minimum Education and Experience Required to Perform Essential Functions:

Experience with cash register operation, sales experience, and water activities preferred.  Ability to communicate effectively with park visitors.  Minimum 18 years of age.  Must pass drug test, physical screening questionnaire and background check after offer of hire.


Mental and Physical Competencies Required to Perform Essential Functions:

Language Ability

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the County.  Ability to read and understand legal descriptions, policies, and procedures.  Able by voice communications to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw or interpret graphs.  Knowledge of basic principles.  Knowledge of legislative requirements.  Knowledge of County procedures.

Cognitive Demands

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.  Ability to set priorities regarding assignments and follow through to completion; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and the general public.

Equipment Used

Ability to use cash register, credit card machine, complete inventory, and keep accurate sales records.    

Special Requirements:

Reliable transportation to work required.  Ability to work weekends and holidays. 
Ability to successfully complete all pre-employment requirements.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential tasks.


Possession of a current valid driver's license. Ability to occasionally lift 50 pounds may be exposed to varies types of weather conditions.


To Apply:  (Click on Employment).

Please INCLUDE job application.


Deadline:  Must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2024.


“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

Experience with cash register operation, sales experience, and water activities preferred. Ability to communicate effectively with park visitors. Minimum 18 years of age. Ability to work weekends and holidays.

To Apply (Click on Employment).

Please INCLUDE job application.

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