Types of Jobs

Our Work & Travel USA program offers more job and cultural exchange options than any other provider. Maybe you’ll work at an amusement park near New York City, or teach skiing in the Rocky Mountains. Or, you might live and work at an amazing national park in the American West.

As a Work & Travel Explore USA participant, you can work at hotels, restaurants, amusement and theme parks, ski resorts, national parks, retail stores, and so much more.

Here are just a few of the many jobs you can do:

Amusement Parks

  • Admissions 
  • Parking host 
  • Cashier 
  • Ride operator 
  • Games operator 
  • Guest services 

Life at an Amusement Park


  • Cashier 
  • Grocery clerk 
  • Product stocker 
  • Ice cream shop worker 
  • Convenience store clerk 
  • Bicycle rental technician 

Life at the Piers


  • Waiter/waitress 
  • Host/hostess 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Prep cook 
  • Line cook 
  • Busser 

Life in a Restaurant


  • Front desk clerk 
  • Housekeeping 
  • Guest services 
  • Concierge 
  • Waitstaff 
  • Gift shop clerk 

Life in a Hotel

National Parks

  • Hospitality crew 
  • Server assistant 
  • Guest services 
  • Resort worker 
  • Guest room attendant 
  • Snack bar attendant

Life at a National Park

Ski Resorts

  • Ski/snowboard instructor 
  • Rental shop attendant 
  • Lift operator 
  • Ticket sales 
  • Snow removal 
  • Cashier 

Life at a Resort