Under Canvas Careers
BUILDING CAREERS OUTSIDE TOGETHER
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, and outdoor adventures, and many include on-site dining with fresh, seasonal menu items. Explore more about working at Under Canvas and check out job openings across all of our locations and corporate offices.
Our mission is to inspire connections with extraordinary places, people, and the planet by enhancing access to the outdoors.
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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 company values. We’re so excited you’re interested in joining us and getting Outside Together!
As a benefit to full-time employees, we provide low-cost housing in-season (and year-round to employees who commit to working for Under Canvas during the upcoming season). This unique benefit allows team members to live in comfortable, furnished housing units—each of which include a kitchen, bathroom, living area, and several bedrooms (usually two people per bedroom).
- Competitive wages
- Health benefits available
- Opportunities to transfer to other locations
- Discounts on Under Canvas stays
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 options for dining and recreation. 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. The fall and winter seasons bring cooler temperatures and some rain. Because Under Canvas Grand Canyon is located in the desert, expect dry heat and 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. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen.
Under Canvas Mount Rushmore is just outside of Keystone, and 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. Housing units are shared with roommates and feature fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen.
Under Canvas Bryce Canyon is just 15 miles from Bryce Canyon National Park and 50 miles from Zion National Park. The nearby towns of Tropic and Panguitch, UT, offer a variety of dining and recreation options. The weather 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 even snow. Summer brings warmer temperatures and occasional afternoon thunderstorms. The fall and winter seasons bring cooler temperatures and some rain and snow.
Under Canvas Bryce Canyon’s season runs mid-May through late-September. Team member housing is located 30 minutes away in Panguitch, UT. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Team members can enjoy stunning views of Bryce Canyon’s extraordinary landscapes and easy access to outdoor activities such as biking, climbing, hiking, fishing, and other exhilarating activities.
Under Canvas Glacier is located near the west entrance of 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. Summer offers pleasant temperatures and sunny skies.
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. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi and a fully equipped kitchen.
Under Canvas West Yellowstone—situated on a beautiful plot of land just minutes from West Yellowstone, MT—is located less than two hours from both Bozeman, MT and Jackson, WY. Weather in the area varies by season. The camp itself is set in the middle of a valley, so temperatures and weather can change quickly. Summer is very pleasant with mild daytime highs and pleasantly cool night temperatures. Spring and fall bring cooler temperatures and occasional snowfall.
Under Canvas West 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. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, Wi-Fi, and a kitchen. Laundry is located off-site. Under Canvas West Yellowstone is the company’s first and largest property—with 102 tents, a bed and breakfast with cabins, and a stand-alone restaurant.
Under Canvas North Yellowstone – Paradise Valley—perfectly situated on a beautiful one-mile stretch of the Yellowstone River—is 20 minutes from charming Livingston, MT (offering a variety of restaurants, shops, and activities) and under an hour away fromis Bozeman, MT. Weather in the area varies by season and can change quickly. Summer is very pleasant with mild daytime highs and pleasantly cool night temperatures. Fall and summer bring cooler temperatures and an occasional chance of snow.
Under Canvas North Yellowstone – Paradise Valley’s season runs from mid-May through mid-September. Team member housing is located in Livingston, MT, a vibrant town less than 30 minutes from camp. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a kitchen.
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 varies by season with spring offering cool temperatures and occasional rain. Summer brings warmer temperatures and sunny days; 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.
Under Canvas Zion’s season runs from mid-March through mid-November. Team member housing is located 30-45 minutes from camp. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, 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.
This desert location near Page, AZ, overlooking iconic Lake Powell, offers stunning views, boating and other lake life adventures, and world-class hiking trails. The weather varies by season—with spring offering mild temperatures and fall and winter offering cooler temperatures and occasional rain. Summer brings warmer temperatures and some afternoon thunderstorms.
Under Canvas Lake Powell – Grand Staircase’s season runs from late-February through mid-November. Team member housing is located 10-30 minutes from camp. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a full kitchen.
Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains is tucked in a lush, forested valley in the Smoky Mountains and is just minutes from Gatlinburg, TN, and an hour away is Knoxville, TN—offering plenty of options for dining, shopping, and entertainment. 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 begin to 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. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, 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 with a potluck party and enjoy the beautifully colored foliage that surrounds camp in the fall.
Under Canvas Moab is located 15 minutes from the town of Moab (offering a variety of shops, restaurant, and entertainment), 20 minutes from Arches National Park, and 45 minutes from Canyonlands National Park. The weather at this location varies by season. Spring is typically cool with occasional rain. Summer brings higher temperatures and reduced precipitation. Fall and winter are cool with occasional rain.
Under Canvas Moab’s season runs late-February through early-November. Team member housing is located 20-30 minutes from camp. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen.
Under Canvas Acadia is located just outside of Ellsworth, ME, a quint town with many options for dining and shopping. Bar Harbor, just 30 minutes from camp, is the gateway to Acadia National Park and a hub for outdoor adventure. Weather varies by season, 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 brilliant red and orange hues.
Under Canvas Acadia’s season runs from early-May through mid-October. Team member housing is located in Ellsworth and Surry, ME. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen.
ULUM Moab is located 25 minutes south of Moab, UT, 40 minutes from Arches National Park, and 60 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. Fall and winter are cooler, with occasional rain and rain/snow mix.
The ULUM Moab season runs from April through early-November. Associate housing is located 30-40 minutes from the resort. Housing units are shared with roommates and offer fully furnished rooms, laundry, Wi-Fi, and a fully equipped kitchen. Hiking trails are directly accessible from the resort, which provides breathtaking views of Looking Glass Arch and Canyonlands National Park beyond.
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 any of our camp 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 a specific 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 each 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?
Seasons vary from 3 to 9 months by camp 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 of time, sandals, a 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 WiFi.
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.
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...
Rob St Pierre - Guest Experience Coordinator
It was really great how there was never a day that was the same. Every day brought a new adventure.
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...
Jimi Kilpatrick - Assistant General Manager
The magic of camp happens at night when all guests gather together on the patio and enjoy the atmosphere and gorgeous views.
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...
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...
Thad Willlits - Housing Coordinator - Under Canvas West 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...
Erica Clare - Camp Concierge
Moab's location allowed me to visit 10 National Parks! There is nothing else like living out in the wild wild west.