‘Help Wanted’ Sign Out at Grand Teton Lodge Company

Company Looking to Fill 1,000 Positions for the 2006 Season

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ — Grand Teton Lodge Company, the concessionaire in Grand Teton National Park operating the lodging, restaurants, tours and activities, is currently accepting applications for its 2006 season which runs from May 22 through October 8. From bell staff, front desk clerks and phone technicians to cooks, wranglers, float guides and excursion boat captains; the company needs to fill approximately 1,000 jobs in the areas of hotel services, food and beverage, engineering, culinary, accounting, retail stores, campgrounds, corrals, transportation, launderette, marina, service stations, guest activities, and other services.

“Historically our seasonal employment opportunities have appealed to a wide range of people from across the U.S. and around the world with diverse backgrounds and work experience,” explains Bob O’Neil, director of human resources for Grand Teton Lodge Company. “We have high school graduates, college students and retirees, many of whom return to work with us each year.”

Besides the spectacular environment in Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton Lodge Company’s seasonal jobs come with a variety of perks. Employees are provided complimentary housing, can participate in all the guest activities free of charge on a space-available basis, and receive discounts in the company-operated gift shops as well as retail stores and restaurants in the town of Jackson. For just $54.25 per week, employees can dine in the employee cafeteria for all of their meals, have their linens provided and laundered, and have access to a laundry facility. In addition, Grand Teton Lodge Company’s seasonal employees enjoy a popular mid-season and end-of-season party hosted by the company.

Grand Teton Lodge Company’s 2006 recruiting schedule and applications for employment can be obtained by visiting www.gtlc.com/emp on the Internet or by calling 800-350-2068.

About Grand Teton Lodge Company

With a mission to preserve, protect and inspire, Grand Teton Lodge Company is the concessionaire in Grand Teton National Park operating the lodging, restaurants, tours and activities at Jackson Lake Lodge, the four-diamond Jenny Lake Lodge, and Colter Bay Village as well as Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club, which is located just outside the Park in Jackson Hole, Wyo. The company’s Envision program represents its commitment to a comprehensive systematic approach to sustainable business practices that preserve the environment, ensure quality service, and provide for the health and safety of its guests and employees. For more information about Grand Teton Lodge Company, call 307-543-3100 or visit www.gtlc.com.

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