California Job - Philbrook - Area Managers

Philbrook Area Managers

Philbrook Campground

PG&E DeSabla Watershed / Philbrook Area

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Late May - Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   salary
Available Utilities:    W, S, Ge
# of Sites:   25
# of Campgrounds:   2
# of Hosts:   1 single
Elevation:   5600 feet

The Area Managers live in and care for Philbrook Campground by themselves. 

This area also consists of the following campgrounds (typical # of hosts): 

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California Job - Philbrook - DeSabla Forebay

Forebay Day Use

PG&E DeSabla Watershed / Philbrook Area

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   9
Available Utilities:    none
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   0; day use
# of Restrooms:   1 vault, 2 toilets
Elevation:   2800 feet

There are no facilities to live onsite.  We hire a local person to do this job.

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California Job - Bucks Lake - Feather River Canyon

Feather River Canyon Day Use Areas

PG&E DeSabla Watershed / Bucks Lake Area

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Year-Round
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   20 - 30
Available Utilities:    none
# of Host Sites:   0
# of Campsites:   0; 6 day use areas
# of Restrooms:   6 vault, 12 toilets
Elevation:   1600 feet

Feather River Canyon is a route with a number of different Day Use Areas.  There are no facilities to live onsite.  We hire a local person to do this job.  Hours vary throughout the year to accommodate the amount of use.  No money-handling is required as these are non-fee areas.

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California Job - Lake Almanor - Cool Springs

Cool Springs Campground

PG&E DeSabla Watershed / Lake Almanor Area

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   20 - 30
Available Utilities:    W, S, E
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   33
# of Restrooms:   3 vault, 6 toilets
Elevation:   4150 feet

One host couple or single lives in and cares for Cool Springs Campground. from a full hookup site.  Weekly garbage service is provided in the campground.  Call to find out about satellite and cell service in the area.

Most of the physical labor in Cool Springs is during spring cleanup as there are lots of long needles from the Ponderosa Pines to remove from roads and campsites.   Cool Springs is about 3 miles, on gravel road, beyond Ponderosa Campground.

The small town of Prattville is about 8 miles down the road and Chester is another 10 minutes from there.  Susanville, about 45 minutes from Ponderosa, has a Walmart and other grocery options.

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California Job - Lake Almanor - Camp Conery / Day Use

Camp Conery Group Campground

and 3 Day Use Areas

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   30 - 40
Available Utilities:    W, S, E
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   1 group; 3 day use areas
# of Restrooms:   4 flush/vault, 11 toilets
Elevation:   4500 feet

Camp Conery has sleeping cabins, a group fire ring and a large kitchen/dining area under an A-frame roof.   The A-frame building also has restrooms and showers.

The host at Camp Conery, generally, does not handle money as this is a reservation-only group camp and the Day Use areas are free.  The full hookup host site is adjacent to the A-frame.  The Camp Conery host also cares for 3 nearby Day Use areas on Lake Almanor.  Mileage is paid for travelling between sites.

Satellite reception is available from the host site and, depending on your provider, cell service is also available in the campground. 

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