Job Fair: River Riders Family Adventure Resort

River Riders Family Adventure Resort plans to hire 200 full-time and part-time seasonal workers in Historic Harpers Ferry. A summer job fair has been scheduled to fill the high paying positions at the Harpers Ferry based resort.

Available positions include river guides, adventure park staff, zipline guides, sales and service representatives, front desk agents, servers, line cooks, ice cream shop positions.

Our first job fair will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 16th. It will be held at The Clarion Conference Center, 4328 William L Wilson Fwy, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425.  

“There isn’t a job here that is not fun. The diverse culture at River Rivers Family Adventure Resort creates an exciting workplace you can’t find anywhere else. The resort is a close knit work family that provides employees with a wide array of opportunities to enjoy an outdoor-oriented lifestyle throughout the summer, says General Manager Harry Longerbeam. 

Resort employees receive many perks including free trips for outdoor resort activities, such as rafting, tubing, zipline and other activities. Along with other discounts at our restaurant and ice cream shop.

The pay ranges for open positions are highly competitive and are in the top tier of hourly wage with comparable jobs in the market.

Applicants attending the Job Fair should be prepared to complete an application and take part in an immediate interview with the position(s) they are interested in.

“We are currently offering all of our trips and the amenities at our resort. We are hiring more than we have in the past due to high demand for our outdoor activities,” said Longerbeam.

Candidates attending the job fair are encouraged to apply in advance at

Conditional job offers may be extended at the fair and candidates will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing.

For those unable to attend a job fair, available positions can be viewed online at and can apply through the Indeed link.

Interested Applicants can also visit the River Riders Main Office or The Clarion Inn Hotel from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Friday to fill out an application.

Applicants also can call 304-535-2663 for River Riders or 304-535-6302 for the Clarion Inn/ White Horse Tavern for more information about the positions.


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