BUILDING CAREERS OUTSIDE TOGETHER
At Under Canvas, our mission is to inspire connections with extraordinary places, people, and the planet by enhancing access to the outdoors. Every team member plays a critical role in contributing to our success. Whether you work in one of our beautiful camp locations or in our corporate offices, you make a difference. We strive for excellence at every level and work to provide the best customer experience possible at our award winning locations across the U.S. Each location features upscale, safari-inspired accommodations, on-site programming, outdoor adventures and many include on-site dining serving fresh and local menu items. Explore more about working at Under Canvas and check out job openings across all of our locations and corporate offices.
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At Under Canvas we are leaders in upscale, outdoor hospitality. We uniquely bridge the gap between travel and the outdoors. It is our intention that, together, we will allow everyone to discover their outdoor self in comfort and style. Under Canvas provides this unique experience through our one-of-a-kind team members, on-site training, standard procedures, and our values. We’re so excited you’re interested in joining us and getting Outside Together!
To inspire connections with extraordinary places, people and the planet by enhancing access to the outdoors.
- being outdoors inspires and connects friends, families and loved ones.
- unique experiences enrich lives and strengthen relationships.
- nature fosters environmental consciousness.
- nature is the best architect.
- experiencing the outdoors doesn’t mean roughing it.
- in being #OutsideTogether
- Competitive Wages
- Tiered Benefits Available
- Discounts on Under Canvas Stays
- Live Locally with Included Housing
- Opportunities to Transfer to Other Locations
Under Canvas Mount Rushmore is just outside of Keystone, SD in the Black Hills and is only 30 minutes from Rapid City, SD. There is plenty to explore in the surrounding area including hiking, water sports, and other outdoor recreation activities around Mount Rushmore National Monument, Custer State Park and Badlands National Park. The climate in the Black Hills of South Dakota is mostly mild with the occasional afternoon rain shower. Days are typically sunny and warm while temperatures cool at night due to the higher elevation of this camp location.
Under Canvas Mount Rushmore’s season runs from May through September each year. Team member housing is located in Keystone or Rapid City, SD. Each housing unit has roommates, fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen. Tucked away under Ponderosa pines, Under Canvas Mount Rushmore features unobstructed views of the national monument from an expansive deck off the lobby tent. Enjoy Under Canvas’ own hiking trail that starts on property and weaves through the forested hillside and property.
Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is located 15 miles from Bryce Canyon National Park. Locally you can find abundant recreation activities, things to do and restaurants for dining around Tropic and Panguitch, UT, and Zion National Park is only 50 miles away. The weather around the Bryce Canyon region varies by season and is much different from the other National Parks in Utah due to its high elevation (9,115 feet above sea level). Spring is usually cool with a possibility of rain and maybe even some snow. Summer brings warmer temperatures and occasional afternoon thunderstorms with the nights cooling off to enjoyable temperatures. During the fall and winter seasons you will see cooling temperatures and some rain and snow. Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is a high alpine environment, so expect warm days and cool nights with incredible scenery.
Under Canvas Bryce Canyon’s season runs from early June through late September in 2022. Team member housing is located 30 minutes away in Panguitch, UT. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Team members can enjoy outdoor activities when not working such as biking, climbing, hiking, fishing, and other exhilarating outdoor activities so bring your outdoor gear and sense of adventure.
Under Canvas Grand Canyon is located 25 minutes from Grand Canyon National Park and the historical town of Williams, AZ where you can find abundant recreation, things to do and restaurants for dining. The weather in the Grand Canyon region varies by season. Spring is usually cool with a possibility of rain. Summer brings warmer temperatures and occasional afternoon thunderstorms. During the fall and winter seasons you will see cooling temperatures and some rain. Under Canvas Grand Canyon is a desert location, so expect dry heat, higher temperatures during the day and cooler temperatures at night.
Under Canvas Grand Canyon’s season runs from early April through late October. Team member housing is located either adjacent to camp or 30 minutes away in Williams, AZ. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Team members can enjoy nightly stargazing as Under Canvas Grand Canyon is remotely located and has some of the clearest dark skies in the country. In fact, Grand Canyon National Park is classified as an International Dark Sky Park due to it’s star-studded night sky views.
Under Canvas Glacier sits near the west entrance to Glacier National Park, just 15 minutes from Columbia Falls, MT and less than 40 minutes from Whitefish and Kalispell, MT. Enjoy abundant recreational opportunities in Montana’s “Big Sky Country” with Flathead Lake and Whitefish Lake in close proximity. Weather in this area varies by season. Spring, fall and winter all bring cooler temperatures and occasional snow. Enjoy pleasant temperatures and sunny skies during the summer months.
Under Canvas Glacier’s season runs from early June through mid-September. Team member housing is located in Kalispell or Whitefish, MT less than 40 minutes from camp. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen. Under Canvas Glacier offers upscale, safari-inspired tent accommodations and has several unique treehouse accommodations on property. The treehouses are outfitted with the same upscale amenities found in other tents across the property and across all Under Canvas locations including king size beds with plush linens, ensuite bathrooms, and wood-burning stoves.
Under Canvas Yellowstone is situated on a beautiful plot of land just minutes from West Yellowstone, MT which has many restaurants and shops. Also, under two hours away are both Bozeman, MT and Jackson, WY. There is no shortage of outdoor recreation and things to do in the area as it is located at the gateway to Yellowstone National Park and other stunning destinations in Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Weather in the area varies by season with spring having cooler temperatures and occasional snow. The camp itself is set in the middle of a valley so temperature and weather can change quickly. Summer weather is very pleasant with mild daytime highs and pleasantly cool night temperatures. Fall and season brings cooler temperatures and an occasional chance of snow similar to spring.
Under Canvas Yellowstone’s season runs from mid-May through early September. Team member housing is located on-site making your commute to work just a short walk each day. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, WiFi, and a kitchen. Laundry is located off-site. Under Canvas Yellowstone is our first and largest property with 102 tents, a bed and breakfast with cabins and a stand-alone restaurant.
Under Canvas Zion is located 30 minutes from Zion National Park, offering easy access to tasty restaurants, world-class hiking, canyoneering and stunning scenery. The weather here varies by season with Spring offering cool temperatures and occasional rain. Summer brings warmer temperatures and sunny days and fall and winter are typically cool with higher chances for rain or snow. Under Canvas Zion is a desert location so expect warm temperatures during the day and cooler temperatures at night. This destination is known for it’s beautiful red sandstone canyons but also provides some of the best stargazing in the world as Zion National Park is a designated International Dark Sky Park.
Under Canvas Zion’s season runs from mid-March through mid-November and team member housing is located 30-45 minutes from camp. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen. Under Canvas Zion overlooks a beautiful red sandstone canyon in a private valley on the border of Zion National Park providing some of the best sunrises and sunsets in the area.
Under Canvas Lake Powell–Grand Staircase is located approximately 10 minutes from Lake Powell and our camp location overlooks this expansive body of water. This desert location near Page, AZ offers stunning views, boating, lake life, and world-class hiking trails. The weather varies by season with spring offering mild temperatures and occasional rain. Summer brings warmer temperatures and occasional afternoon thunderstorms. During the fall and winter seasons you will see cooling temperatures and some rain. Expect dry heat, higher temperatures during the day and cooler temperatures at night due to the desert location.
Under Canvas Lake Powell–Grand Staircase’s season runs from late February through mid-November and team member housing is located 10-30 minutes from camp. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi and a full kitchen. Enjoy the vast views overlooking Grand Staircase Escalante and Lake Powell from camp and the open-air patio outside the lobby tent enjoyed by guests for dining, s’mores, and nightly programming.
Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains is tucked in a lush forested valley in the Smoky Mountains and is just 10 minutes away from Pigeon Forge, TN and 30 minutes from Gatlinburg, TN. Also, just 1 hour away is Knoxville, TN, the largest city in the area. There are plenty of options for choose from in neighboring towns for dining, shopping and entertainment. Entry into Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just 30 minutes from camp and you can also enjoy nearby scenic byways in Tennessee and North Carolina. Spring in the Smokies brings mild temperatures and rain. Enjoy higher temperatures and sunny skies during the summer with very pleasant nighttime temperatures. In the fall, temperatures cool and the leaves start to change bringing about a sea of red and gold hues throughout the region.
Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains’ season runs from April through November. Team member housing is in Pigeon Forge, TN either off the parkway or tucked into the hills. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi and a fully equipped kitchen. Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains has the longest season of all our locations, closing just after Thanksgiving each year. Team members get together to celebrate the holidays together with a potluck party for Thanksgiving. Also enjoy the beautifully colored foliage that surrounds camp in the fall.
Under Canvas Moab is located 15 minutes from the town of Moab, 20 minutes from the famed Arches National Park and 45 minutes from Canyonlands National Park. The town of Moab offers a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment. The weather at this location varies by season. Spring is typically cool with occasional rain. Summer brings higher temperatures and reduced precipitation and during the fall and winter you can expect cooler temperatures. Under Canvas Moab is a desert location which means low humidity, warm temperatures during the day and cooler temperatures at night. With world-class rock climbing, mountain biking and hiking in the area, there’s plenty to see in the area.
Under Canvas Moab’s season runs late February through early November and team member housing is located 20-30 minutes from camp. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Mountain biking and hiking trails are directly accessible from Under Canvas Moab and enjoy views into Arches National Park from camp.
Under Canvas Acadia is located just outside of Ellsworth along the coast of Maine. Ellsworth is a quint Maine town with many options for dining and shopping. Also, Bar Habor, just 30 minutes from camp, is the gateway to Acadia National Park and a hub for adventure. Bangor, ME is just 40 minutes away from camp, which is a small city offering options for dining, shopping and entertainment. Weather varies by season at Under Canvas Acadia, with spring being mildly chilly with precipitation. Summer brings sunnier days, warmer temperatures, and sea breezes. Along the coast weather can change quickly with rain possible most days. In the fall, leaves change to a brilliant red hue and the temperatures cool down. Head into town with coworkers for a round of minigolf, a local farmers’ market, fresh lobster, or a sweet treat at Pugnuts Ice Cream.
Under Canvas Acadia’s season runs from early May through mid-October. Team member housing is located in Ellsworth and Surry, ME. Each housing unit has roommates and offers fully furnished rooms, laundry, WiFi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Under Canvas Acadia is our first waterfront camp and our first location on the East Coast. Our expansive outdoor lawn gives way to a beautiful pebble beach and stunning views of the bay. Enjoy views of Mount Desert Island and Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park from camp.
If you’re looking for a way to connect your love for the outdoors with your career, Under Canvas is the place for you. We’ve built a culture that encompasses our core values of connection, respect, resourcefulness, passion, and excellence and we would love for you to join! We offer an extensive benefit package that includes competitive wages, health insurance, 401(k), PTO, discounts on Under Canvas stays, pro-deal discounts, and the opportunity to travel to our beautiful locations. Under Canvas has year-round positions available on our corporate team at our offices in Denver, CO and Belgrade, MT (with the option to work remotely), at our warehouses in Belgrade, MT, or out in the field at one of our 10 locations. We invite you to check out our open corporate positions below.
How do I apply for a job with Under Canvas?
We only accept online applications. All open positions can be found on our Career Site at undercanvas.com/careers. If you are interested in one camp, you can apply through that location’s Career Center or you can apply to multiple positions and locations. We start hiring for seasonal positions at the beginning of the year so that is the best time to apply.
What is the recruitment process?
After you have applied, if you are qualified for a position, the hiring manager will reach out to you to schedule an interview. The recruiting process will vary by position, but most positions include an initial interview with a supervisor and then a follow up interview with a manager.
Who are we looking to hire at Under Canvas?
We are looking for passionate, positive, committed people who enjoy working outdoors in a fast-paced work environment.
How long is the season?
Season vary from 3 to 9 months by location.
Is there a minimum time I need to commit to the role?
We prefer team members who can commit to a full season. However, seasons vary, so if you have a specific time frame your are looking to work, please reach out to email@example.com so we can find the right location for you!
Can I transfer to other camps or positions?
Yes, Under Canvas encourages you to complete the season at your original camp and then you will have opportunities to transfer to another camp with a longer season. Transfers are not guaranteed and are based on availability.
Is housing provided?
Housing is included at all camp locations and most staff will have a roommate(s). All housing varies by location, but each room includes a blanket, pillow, set of sheets, bed, and dresser. Each accommodation includes a table, chairs, couch, TV, Wi-Fi, and laundry facilities.
Can I bring my family?
Housing is not able to accommodate families or partners.
Can I bring my pet?
We do not allow pets in company housing unless they are a certified service animal. On a case-by-case basis emotional support animals will be considered.
What should I bring?
Please bring with you long pants, shorts, long sleeves, short sleeves, socks, shoes you can wear outside for long periods, sandals, water bottle, sweatshirt, jacket, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, toiletries, towels, and personal grooming products.
Will my phone work at camp?
Due to the remote locations in which we work, cell service is sometimes unreliable. However, accommodations and camps will have Wi-Fi.
Are uniforms provided?
Yes, all locations provide brand standard uniforms excluding pants and shoes. All team members will receive their uniforms before or during new hire orientation.
How do I get to camp?
Travel to camp varies by location, but you can either fly to the nearest airport and be picked up by a team member or drive your own vehicle. Please communicate your preference to your manager so they can assist you. Reliable transportation to and from work each day is required.
Interested in joining our team? Explore our open jobs whether at camp or corporate and start your journey with Under Canvas today.
Hannah Risley - Guest Experience Coordinator - Under Canvas Acadia
First and foremost, my team consists of some of the most incredible individuals I have ever met. Never have I worked in a place...
Ayla Remmers - Night Audit - Under Canvas Mount Rushmore
It is a truly unique experience! Whether as a guest or employee there really is no place like Under Canvas...
Bryce Voss - Front Desk Supervisor - Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains
If you have ever wanted to see some of the most beautiful parks of the country and work at the same time, this is the best place for you...
Tavia Neal - Camp Concierge - Under Canvas Glacier
As Comp Concierge, we are the first and last people the guests encounter as well as everything in between so it felt really important...
Thad Willlits - Housing Coordinator - Under Canvas Yellowstone
My favorite part of the day is around 7-9 in the evening. I love the live music, beautiful sunsets, and everyone outside enjoying their vacation...