Careers at Russell Lands On Lake Martin

Join The Russell Lands Family

Our Benefits

What You Can Expect

Benefits are available to full-time employees of Russell Lands. Benefits vary by employee classification and may include:

Time Off

Vacation, holiday, sick and other
(The longer you work, the more paid time off)


Health, vision, dental and life insurance with discounts for healthy living
(Exercise, annual physicals, non-tobacco users)

Transparency in Coverage


Automatic direct deposit of your pay
(No trips to the bank)


Long-term and short-term disability insurance available


401(k) retirement program with company match and opportunities for profit sharing


Substantial employee discounts at all company-owned businesses
(up to 15% discount at all our restaurants, bi-annual Employee Golf Tournaments, and more.)

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Russell Lands will create an exceptional community in this very special place—where folks can return to a simpler time, whether making this their permanent home, a weekend getaway, or a place to visit.

We will develop our land in a manner responsible to nature with an unwavering commitment to our environment, our residents, our communities and our employees.

Our team will consist of those with drive, determination and a demonstrated passion for the land and our company.



Russell Lands will become the destination for those who want to experience and create memories of a simpler time in a fun, relaxing community that is respectful to the land.

Core Values:

  • We do what we say we are going to do.
  • We are responsible to the land.
  • We are responsible to our employees, treating them with respect. We act responsibly in our relationships with others.
  • We are proud of our heritage, our company and our land, and our choices will be guided with the utmost integrity.

Earn While

You Learn

An American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) Apprenticeship Program through Russell Lands provides on-the-job learning combined with technical classroom instruction. Apprentices work full-time under a qualified supervising chef at one of our unique venues and receive their education.

Why should I become an apprentice at Russell Lands?

  • Participate in an “earn while you learn” approach
  • Receive mentoring from qualified professional chefs
  • Develop documented culinary skills that are transferable within the industry
  • Graduate with ACF professional Certified Fundamentals Cook®, Certified Culinarian®, or Certified Sous Chef® designations
  • Earn higher wages and have better job opportunities

“Russell Lands is glad to be able to contribute to our community, and the hospitality community at large, as an ACF apprenticeship site. We’re excited to work with those interested in culinary arts and related fields.”
— Chris Doggett, C.E.C., program chair and sponsoring chef, Russell Lands

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