Part-time Job Opportunities

Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach hires more than 50 part-time and seasonal employees to serve and protect of our guests during the busy summer season. It’s a great place to work and a chance to make new friends. It’s also your chance to gain outstanding work experience, learn valuable job skills, and discover leadership abilities.

Primary Job Opportunities

Front Gate

This position meets and greets all arriving guests, scans tickets, and provides information about the Lake and adjoining area. Must be poised and well-spoken with a positive, friendly attitude.

Minimum age is 18.

Snack Bar

This position prepares and serves snack bar items, collects payment for items, and performs organizational and cleaning functions

Minimum age is 15.

Canoe Rental

This position distributes canoes and life jackets, and ensures that renters have adequate knowledge of the rules for safe boating, including instruction in basic paddling technique.

Minimum age is 15.


Lifeguards supervise swimming activities in and around the Lake to ensure that policies, rules and regulations are observed and enforced and that no hazard to safety is created; warns swimmers of improper activities or danger; enforces Lake regulations and water safety policies.

All lifeguard applicants must possess current certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, or YMCA Lifeguard, or Ellis & Associates Lifeguard Certification; First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Minimum age is 15.

2024 Application for Employment Announcement

Hiring now Closed

  • Thank you for your interest. At this time all open positions have been closed for the 2024 season
  • No additional applications can be accepted at this time.