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How would you like to spend your summer enjoying the outdoors at a Fargo-area campground, with a free RV hook-up and swimming, fishing, boating right at your fingertips?

Oh, and you'll get paid for it.

That's the offer from Cass County, North Dakota, which is looking for a camp host at Brewer Lake campgrounds this summer. Located in Erie, North Dakota (about 40 miles northwest of Fargo), the site offers:

  • A modern restroom
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • RV camping with electricity
  • A sewage dump station

The camp host, who would live there from May through September, will get a free seasonal hook-up plus $3,200 a month.

Sound like a deal? Well we've sort of buried the lede. There's a bit more to it, as being a camp host is a job. 

A camp host has to live on-site, and is expected to welcome and register campers while also being available for questions or assistance.

There are chores to be done, including mowing, trash collection, and other cleaning activities. 

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And yes, cleaning restrooms is on the list of responsibilities for a camp host.

A Cass County spokesperson said compensation last year was $3,200 a month, and while the board could change that figure, it wouldn't be by much.

North Dakota Parks and Recreation pitches it as a great gig for someone who loves the outdoors and has a free summer. 

Applications are due April 18 — you can apply online here.

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