Gate Attendant

Req No.
Camanche Recreation North/South
Regular Full-Time
Targeted Job Start Date

Company Overview

The California Parks Company is a privately owned award winning outdoor recreation, resort, retail and event management Company based in Red Bluff, California. Since 1975, The California Parks Company has been providing our superior level of service and commitment as concessionaires to our partners in local, state, regional and national agencies.

From tent camping with the giant redwoods at Big Basin to having an unforgettable company picnic on Angel Island, and having wedding ceremonies at Silver Falls State Park, you will experience some of the most spectacular places in the world managed by The California Parks Company.


We pride ourselves on providing you with great experiences in the great outdoors!


Location Overview

Lake Camanche has 54 miles of shoreline and 7,700 surface acres of water. It’s less than a 50 mile drive from Sacramento, and only a couple of hours from the bay area. The lake features family and group camping by the lake shoreline, cottages, RV sites, hiking, boating, fishing, swimming, kayaking, equestrian trails and equestrian camping. Lake Camanche is also a popular spot for outdoor weddings and corporate events.


Lake Camanche is best known for great bass fishing, though it is also a favorite of trout anglers. Each year, 60,000 pounds of trout are stocked between October and June, each weighing at least a pound up to trophy sized 8 pounders. The large trout pond at South Shore is a perfect place to take children fishing. There is also a highly unique Florida-strain largemouth bass plant each year.

Responsibilities & Qualifications



Essential Functions

  • First impressions are important. The gate attendant is the FIRST contact our guests have when they arrive at our park. How they are initially treated will be their first impression for the remainder of their stay.   A gate attendant must be courteous, polite, patient, friendly and helpful at all times. A smile is essential!


  • Knowledge of general information concerning rates, rules and regulations, lake conditions, current fishing report, operation hours of store, operation hours of main office, and any special events or activities, such as fishing tournaments that may be occurring is essential
  • Awareness of emergency procedures, which might entail directing emergency vehicles to problem area and/or clearing a traffic lane for an emergency entrance. Please refer to section entitled “Emergency Procedures” for further instructions regarding emergency procedures.
  • Assist with park issues as necessary or directed, and inform management of the issues and potential problems. Responsible for knowing where management staff is and how to reach them at all times. 
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions;
  • Work is performed both indoors and outdoors
  • Continuous contact with staff and public
  • Maintain highest level of customer satisfaction in all aspects of the operations
  • Empower staff to exceed the guests’ expectations whenever possible

Rate of Pay: $11.00/Hr




  • Must be at least 18 years of age (21 years of age to drive)
  • Possess basic mathematical aptitude.
  • Ability to multitask
  • Friendly and courteous
  • Genuine concern for guests’ recreation experience
  • Able to work in varying weather conditions
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License with a clean 3-year history and no DUI convictions in the past 5 years.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Must be available weekends, nights and holidays


The California Parks Company, dba Urban Park Concessionaires, California Guest Services, In., and Quagga Inspection Services, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


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