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Camp Name: Camp Lakewood

Camp Location: Potosi, MO

Camp Description: Trout Lodge/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, the Trout Lodge Program 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. Programs specialists will work closely with children and families leading activities in areas such as archery, riflery, arts and crafts, geocaching, rocket building, nature hikes, cave excursions, pontoon tours, basketball, volleyball, face painting and much more. They will also lead campfires and special evening programs. Program 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: Salary Information: $40 per day plus room and board for employment from September 16th through January 5th.

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Please send resumes to: YMCA of the Ozarks, Attn: Human Resources, 13528 State Highway AA, Potosi, MO 63664

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Apply By Phone: 573-438-1701-22

Contact: Denise L Harbison

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