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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 18+ years with 1 year of maintenance/handy work experience. Maintenance & grounds staff will live in assigned village in a cabin along with 2 other counselors and up to 12 campers. He/She will support all maintenance/grounds/housekeeping operations as directed by the Services Director. Maintenance & grounds staff will be responsible for grass cutting, landscaping, routine maintenance in camp and housekeeping duties in facilities. 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: $195-$275/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
Off-Season Office
200 South Main Street
North Canton, OH 44720

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