Half Moon Enterprises Inc

Half Moon Enterprises Inc is located in the heart of Weirs Beach, NH on the shores of Lake Winnepesaukee. Our resort consists of: a sixteen-unit motel and twenty cottages; two large amusement arcades (with skeeball, video games, pinballs, photo booths, etc); a pizza stand; an Italian-American restaurant; an ice cream stand; a gift shop and jewelry store; a bumper car ride, and two car parks.  You will have the opportunity to work a variety of job types including arcade attendants, servers, cashiers and many more!  We have participated in the Work & Travel program for over 35 years, half of our employees are J-1 students and the other half are Americans from the local area. We are looking for resort workers who are friendly, up-beat, punctual and committed, if this sounds like you then come and join us for a traditional US summer!

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Reasons to join us this season:

·        Great hours and plenty of opportunities for overtime!

·        Gain valuable work experience through a wide variety of job opportunities!

·        Housing is provided for only $81.75 a week!

·        Opportunities for bonuses!

·        Beautiful location with plenty of outdoor activities!

·        Experienced Employer – Half Moon has 35 years of experience in hiring J-1 students!

What our participants have to say:   

“I like working Half Moon especially in different places like housekeeping, pizza stand, and arcade it means I meet more people and it is good for me. I never feel tired or bored because I have so many nice co-workers. I am happy in my home; my roommates are like my sister.” – Sevinc K.

“The housing is good, I have everything I need. My job is easy most of the time. So far I worked as attendant in arcades, bumper cars, pool cleaning, doing the lawn and dishwasher.” – Stiyv L.

About Weirs Beach, New Hampshire:

Weirs Beach is located on the southern shore of Lake Winnipesaukee, the largest lake in New Hampshire and it is also part of the city of Laconia. Each summer this area becomes a tourist destination for many looking to get away from larger New England cities like Boston and New York. At the beginning of June the Laconia Motorcycle Week is held here, which is one of the country’s largest “bike weeks”. Enjoy being within walking distance to the lake, beach, restaurants and night clubs, shops, and amusements. Spend your summer experiencing outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming, waterskiing, boating and fishing. Close to several to major shopping areas and just two hours from Boston, MA, you’ll have plenty of things to do this summer!

Did you know?

·        Employer provides housing for $81.75 US per week, with a $100 US deposit required upon arrival. 

·        Laconia is known as the “City on the Lakes”, because it touches four different lakes: Lake Winnisquam, Lake Opechee, Paugus Bay, and Lake Winnipesaukee. 

·        Laconia Bike Week is one of the largest motorcycle rallies in the world, with 188,000 attendees in 2010.

Weirs Beach Weather:

A typical summer in Weirs Beach, NH includes both sunshine and rain. The days are warmer and the evening can be cooler. Average day time temperatures are around 80°F (26°C), and can drop to 55°F (13°C) or 60°F (15°C) in the evening.  Rain is common in the summer months, so bring layers and a raincoat!  For more information on the weather, please visit: www.weather.com

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How to Get There

Please contact your employer within 2 weeks of being hired.  Employer will arrange pickup from the airport, provided they have arrival information in advance.  Students must arrive between 9am (09h) and 9pm (21h). 

Students should fly into Logan International Airport (BOS) located in Boston, Massachusetts. Employer will pick you up from the airport.