Program Intern

8-month internship available in the beautiful Rocky Mountains! Join our Programs department this fall, winter, and spring!

Sponsoring YMCA

Estes Park Center YMCA


Estes Park, CO 80511-9500

Camp Information

YMCA of the Rockies
2515 Tunnel Road
Estes Park, CO 80511

Camp Description

YMCA of the Rockies operates two family resorts and conference centers located on both sides of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, as well as a residential camp for kids. Each center offers a unique experience and a variety of employment opportunities throughout the year.

Job Description

Dates Needed:September 2019 - May 2020 (Room & Board Provided)

The Program Intern is responsible for planning and executing special events and assisting in other areas of the Program Department. Duties working with various entities on property to organize and conduct special events, working in Desk Attendant, Recreation, and Family Program roles, and providing administrative support in the Program Department. Must be passionate about providing high quality guest service, working with a team of peers, and ensuring high quality programs.


• Must be at least 18 years old

• Must be fluent in speaking English

• Must be able to lift 40 pounds

• Must possess excellent customer service skills

• Must possess a high level of organization and is task/detail oriented

• Facilitate private group activities such as Orientations, Ice Breakers, Night Walks, Family Fun Nights and Archery

• Desire to plan, market, and execute engaging events for guests such as Fall Fest, Turkey Trot, Holiday Programming, and more.

• Basic computer office skills like using Publisher, Adobe Acrobat, and Word

• Comfortable working with computer database and online sign up process, running daily and weekly reports

• Must be comfortable speaking in front of and working with large groups of guests

• Flexible and high energy as tasks and responsibilities change throughout the summer

Cause-Driven Leadership® Competencies

• Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions

• Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs

• Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional

• Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff

• Promote a cooperative, positive, and problem-solving atmosphere

• Ability to work cooperatively with others in a diverse environment

• Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards

• Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays

• Must possess a valid, USA state issued driver’s license, an acceptable driving record, and comply with YMCA driving rules to be approved to operate YMCA vehicles

• All other duties as assigned

Required Certifications

• Must possess current First Aid and CPR certifications

Room and board provided


How to Apply

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