Posted by Pat Gould-Thorpe on May 16, 2018

Offered by the Rotary Club of Windsor through the Camp Mockingee Committee and with the assistance of:

The Government of Canada through Canada Summer Jobs

Beginning: Not earlier than Monday, June 25, 2018 and more likely July 2 or 3.

Ending: By Friday, August 31 (at the latest)

Total weeks available: 8 weeks {with the possibility of an additional week depending upon start date & camp needs}

Hours per week: 37 1/2 (These hours can often be flexible.)

Salary: Hourly wage will be $11.30 or higher (depending upon qualifications and experience)

Location: Rotary Camp Mockingee, 160 Smeltzer Road, Upper Vaughans, Hants County

Transportation: The successful applicant must be able to provide transportation to & from the location of employment.

Eligible Applicants must be:

  1. Between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment

  2. Registered as a full-time student during 2017-2018 & intending to return to school as a full-time student in 2018-19

  3. A student in a secondary, post-secondary, vocational or technical program

  4. A Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred

  5. Legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

Job Description (Camp Facility and Recreation Coordinator and/or Assistant Camp Facility and Recreation Coordinator

Substantial personal initiative, the ability to work well with youth & adult leaders and reasonable personal fitness will be important strengths for the successful applicant as they complete the responsibilities noted below.

In coordination with the Camp Committee Chair and the Rotary Camp Committee the successful applicant will:

  1. Welcome staff and campers to camp;

  2. Assist them with dealing with any issues which may arise; assist with any programming requests;

  3. Check the camp and grounds after groups have departed;

  4. Mow and whippersnip camp grounds as required; prune and/or remove small trees and shrubs as required;

  5. Grounds: prepare and then seed areas requiring full lawn coverage or repair;

  6. Complete such minor maintenance as can be arranged ;

  7. Complete cleaning responsibilities as necessary;

  8. Complete painting (surface preparation and repair as necessary) as required;

  9. Complete tasks at the water front as assigned and

  10. Complete any other tasks as assigned by the chair and the camp committee.

Letters of application and full resumes should be forwarded by email as soon as is possible to Andy Kirk at this email. (agmkirk@ns.sympatico.ca). Interviews will take place as soon as is they can conveniently be arranged.

Further questions may be addressed to: Andy Kirk, Camp Mockingee Committee Chair, at the email above or at 902 798-7446 (cell)