Workamping Q&A #21 - Your Questions Answered

[October 2023 Q&A Session] Have questions about Workamping and RVing? Listen in to this recorded webinar to get your questions answered by the creators and leaders of the Workamping industry - Workamper News.

In this session, we discuss:

00:00 Welcome and about Workamper News
3:09 How to get started Workamping?
19:40 How do you narrow search process as a female single? What is it like as a female single working at some of these jobs?
24:05 I have a [insert description of RV here]. Will employers accept me?
28:32 How do I find jobs that will accept non-self-contained vans?
31:22 Are there shorter term and longer terms available? Or are most for a full season? Any 1-2 week jobs?
42:35 What is the norm for hours in exchange for site?
50:17 Is it worth it to work for an hourly wage only have my social security reduced?
53:58 Or can I find an opportunity to not have to pay rent?
55:17 If you have to work full-time, what is the benefit? You will be too tired to enjoy camping.
58:15 I'm expected to close the gate 6 days a week. Do most employers expect you to be on site every night?
1:02:16 What do you do if you are offered a job, but they won't give you a work agreement?
1:05:02 Just finished working at a campground. Should we apply for unemployment right away or wait until January?
1:10:38 What are the best ways of ensuring safety for me and my RV as a solo?
1:15:22 Will Workamper News have an Android/Apple app?
1:16:55 If you work a few months in a state with income tax, but your domicile is a no-income-tax state - how does that work?
1:19:52 How can I refuse if a Workamper employer or regular RV park is demanding my SSN and/or photocopy of drivers license?
1:23:45 I'm having no luck finding winter work in areas of the central southern states.
1:27:40 Wrap up


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