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Camp Counselor Job 2022

By February 15, 2022October 4th, 2022No Comments

Summary: Do you want to be outside this summer assisting kids ages 7-11 with fun activities involving nature and the outdoors? Camp counselors will help supervise campers while teaching games and activities under the supervision of Summer Camp Leads – whether it’s SUP’ing on the lake, rock climbing, mountain biking, archery or swimming. Individuals who enjoy working with kids outside are highly encouraged to apply! We are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and adaptable team members who like being around youth. Experience in outdoor activities is helpful, but not required. 

Responsibilities: 

-Learn and help conduct important daily functions of an outdoor summer camp

-Work with Summer Leads to set-up, supervise and take-down daily activities

-Learn how to safely use and teach about outdoor gear and equipment 

-Help promote outdoor opportunities within the community and on social media

Counselor Locations

  • Cedaredge Middle School 845 SE Deer Creek Drive – Cedaredge
  • Bill Heddles Recreation Center 531 Palmer Street – Delta
  • The Nature Connection Hub 397 Miners Way – Hotchkiss

Pathways Opportunity: 2 openings in each community

Commitments:

  • Job begins on May 31st and ends August 5th and includes a one week break over July 4th
  • Schedule is Monday-Thursday 8:30AM – 3:30PM
  • All Counselors must attend one week of paid training including wilderness first aid and outdoor safety May 31-June 3rd 

Paid Position: $12.56/hour; Free outdoor gear use during summer (SUPs, mountain bikes, camping equipment)

*Cedaredge camp is 4 weeks total and those interested in this position have the option to apply for Backpacking Internship or other positions for a longer job period.*

Qualifications: Current high school student (under 18); reliable transportation to/from camp locations

Apply Now!