Summer Camp Employment

Employment

Looking For A Great Summer Job?

We are currently seeking applications for the position of:

KID'S ADVENTURE CAMP COUNSELORS

Whitetail is looking for outgoing and energetic people to be Camp Counselors for our Kids Adventure and Farside Camps.  Applicants should have a love of the outdoors and enjoy working with kids.   Camp activities include team building activities, hiking, shooting sports, arts & crafts, aquatic activities, and more.   Up to date clearances are required, and dates of employment are from the end of June through mid-August.

Job Responsibilities

  • Place safety and well-being of campers as top priority
  • Act as a positive role model for campers
  • Attend staff trainings
  • Implement an approved weekly program schedule for assigned campers
  • Prepare, implement and clean-up daily activities
  • Must participate in activities with the campers
  • Check and maintain camp facilities, equipment and personal first aid kit on a daily basis
  • Communicate any supply needs to the camp office staff
  • Maintain check-in and check-out records for all assigned campers on a daily basis
  • Record daily attendance of campers and report absences, late arrivals, or early departures to camp office
  • Communicate with camper's parents/guardians in a courteous and professional manner
  • Respond as needed to any medical/emergency needs of the campers and staff
  • Arrive on time and ready for work each day 
    • Follow camp dress code
  • Create and foster a positive team attitude
  • Adhere to Whitetail’s Employee Handbook
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Counselors must be 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma 
  • Current Basic First Aid and CPR certifications(ability to obtain) 
  • Water safety certification a plus
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Able to take initiative
  • Outgoing personality
  • Able to maintain high standard of care for campers
  • Must be flexible and able to think on the spot
  • Experience in leadership roles
  • Experience working with children 
  • Must have fun, friendly, nurturing personality with a good sense of humor

Experience in paddle sports, shooting sports, wilderness survival, fishing, and group development or any other outdoor activity are recommended.

Work Environment:

Whitetail Adventure Camps are based on our 120 acre resort.  Activities are located around the resort and will be held both indoors and out.  Adverse weather conditions including extreme heat, rain, sun, wind, storms, and other environmental elements may occur.  Our snowmaking reservoir will be utilized for water activities.  

Applications / Resumes can be submitted to Human Resources at:tjones@skiwhitetail.com , or you can apply online by selecting the "Apply Online" button above.