Myrtle Beach Campground Seeks Surf Camp Instructors, As Well As Applicants For A Variety Of Positions; Applications Accepted Through Memorial Day
May 9, 2014, Myrtle Beach, S.C. - Ocean Lakes Family Campground in Myrtle Beach, S.C., will be accepting applications, through Memorial Day, for seasonal positions, including Surf Camp Instructors for its Billabong Surf Camp. The popular vacation destination is looking to fill 35 more seasonal positions that offer flexible hours, bonuses, and competitive wages.
A variety of positions are available, including Line Cooks, Assistant Golf Car Mechanics and Landscape Technicians. Candidates can view a complete list of openings by clicking on the employment tab at www.thejacksoncompanies.com. They may also apply in person and fill out an application at Ocean Lakes Family Campground on Tuesdays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
"We anticipate a busy summer season, and we're looking for teammates that understand the importance of good customer service," said Ron Welchel, Vice President of Human Resources, Safety and Risk Management for The Jackson Companies. "Our teammates have a direct impact on the vacationer experience, so it is important to find individuals who take pride in a job well done. Our teammates are like part of our extended family, so we want them to have an enjoyable experience with us this summer."
About The Jackson Companies
The Jackson Companies, located in Myrtle Beach, S.C., was founded by Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson and their five daughters. It is a family-owned enterprise that includes Prestwick Golf & Country Club, Ocean Lakes Family Campground, Ocean Lakes Properties, Crystal Lake Mobile Home Village, Ocean Lakes RV Center, Ocean Lakes Village,and the 40-acre SayeBrook Town Center. The Jackson Companies also owns several hundred acres of undeveloped land in the Myrtle Beach area.Several divisions of The Jackson Companies have been recognized nationally in both the golf and camping industries.
The family owned business employs nearly 250 teammates year round and employs an additional 250+ teammates in-season. In 2006 it was named one of the fifteen "Best Places to Work in South Carolina."
Prestwick Golf and Country Club features an 18-hole golf course designed by Pete and P.B. Dye. Recognized as one of the area's premier tennis centers, Prestwick offers members and their guests eleven clay courts, two hard courts and a fully stocked pro shop. The course continues to receive regional and national recognition. Recently, it was named one of South Carolina's top golf courses by the S.C. Golf Course Rating Panel. The panel's "Top 50 Golf Courses For 2014" includes both private and public courses throughout the state. Additional accolades include 4.5 Stars by Golf Digest in 2006, one of the "Top 20 Grand Strand Courses" by South Carolina Magazine in 2005, and "One of the 5 Best Kept Secret Golf Courses in America" by Golf Digest in August 2004.
Ocean Lakes Family Campground is the largest campground on the East Coast and one of the largest in the United States. It has received numerous awards for excellence. It currently holds a perfect 10/10*/10 rating from the Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory for overall operation, recreational offerings, services and appearance. This puts Ocean Lakes Family Campground in the Top 1% of the private campgrounds in North America. TripAdvisor awarded Ocean Lakes its 2013 "Certificate of Excellence." It is the 2011-2012 National "RV Park of the Year" in the Mega Park Category and has received that honor from the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) five times. In 2006, Ocean Lakes received the prestigious South Carolina Governor's Cup for making a significant economic impact on South Carolina. In 2010, it received the Earth Day Award from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control for its iCare Program.