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Camp Name: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe

Camp Location: Tippecanoe, OH

Camp Description: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe is a traditional overnight residential camp for boys and girls. We offer more than just your typical camp programs, we offer a life time of memories and friendships that last forever. Camp Tippecanoe is seeking college students willing to be professional role models for the summer for kids ages 7 to 17. Applicants should have a love for the outdoors, a passion to make a difference in a kid’s life and playful spirit Since 1958 we have been impacting campers with a heritage of I AM THIRD, good character values and making friendships. Counselors stress the importance of being you in a loving and nonjudgmental environment. Come and let the real person inside shine at camp.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe

YMCA Location: Tippecanoe, OH

Job Description and Required Certifications: Must be 25+ yrs with 3 yrs of food service exp and ServSafe certification. Food Service Director will live in assigned village in a cabin along with 2 other counselors and up to 12 campers. Responsible for the supervision of all food service staff and kitchen duties. His/Her assigned duties for the summer will be menu planning, ordering food, inventory control, staff scheduling and maintaining a clean/organized work environment. A SERVSafe certification is required for this position but is not required prior to hiring. Applicants must have cooking experience in a commercial kitchen as well as food service experience. This position does not have direct camper care responsibilities but is expected to support cabin counselors with camper management. Must have a passion for kids and food, drive to be a Servant Leader and have an attention to detail. Tippecanoe has created a culture of excellence through hiring quality staff, putting the campers first and promoting good character values.

Salary Information: $400-$500/week + room & board. Housing and meals are provided for the summer. Staff must live at camp. Enjoy one evening off a week, 1-2 hours each day & 2 hours some evenings. Time off can be spent in our staff lounge with internet and phone access.

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Download an application at or by calling 800-922-0679.

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Contact: Scott Weigley

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