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Camp Name: Camp Lakewood

Camp Location: Potosi, MO

Camp Description: Camp Lakewood is an ACA accredited facility located in Missouri’s Eastern Ozarks and is situated on a 360-acre lake surrounded by 5,200 acres of forest-covered hills with three ropes courses, traditional summer program and excellent support staff and departments. Located 90 minutes south of St. Louis.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of the Ozarks

YMCA Location: Potosi, MO

Job Description and Required Certifications: Under the guidance and supervision of the Trout Lodge Lead Program Director, Trout Lodge Program Director and Assistant Program Director, Waterfront Director and Assistant Waterfront Director, the Trout Lodge Waterfront Specialist will be responsible for the planning, implementation, provision and evaluation of guest programs for the YMCA of the Ozarks while exemplifying the Y values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith. Waterfront specialists will work closely with children and families as they run and maintain a safe, fun waterfront. Waterfront specialists will spend their days lifeguarding as well as leading activities in areas such as canoeing, sailing, funyaking, fishing, snorkeling and much more. They will also lead campfires and special evening programs. Waterfront specialists will not live with campers. Position requires strong skills in: time management, human relations and customer service. Must be computer literate and possess a positive, can do attitude with the ability to work independently and as a part of a team. Requires good judgment, management and organizational skills. Candidate must know how to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, create programs and problem solve. Requires High School diploma, some college preferred. Previous experience in camp, resort or outdoor skills programming preferred. Requires Class E driver license & clear driving record. The YMCA Welcomes a Diverse Workforce. Must Pass Criminal History Background Check and E-Verify Check. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Salary Information: $200 per week plus room and board for employment from May 15th through August 15th.

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Human Resources, YMCA of the Ozarks, 13528 State Hwy AA, Potosi, MO 63664

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Contact: Denise L Harbison

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