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SUMMER JOB #30 Camp Fife & Camp Bonaparte

Employer / Name of Business: 
Grand Columbia Council, Boy Scouts of America
Contact person: 
Fletcher Scaife
Email: 
fletcher.scaife@scouting.org
Address: 
12 N. 10th Ave.
City: 
Yakima
State: 
WA
Zip: 
98902
Phone: 
509-941-5002
Hourly Pay Rate: 
$0.00 per hour
Job Title: 
Aquatics Director SUMMER JOB #30
Job Description: 
Specific Requirements: Aquatics Director is 21 years of age or older and holds a current certificate of training as a BSA Aquatics Instructor from a national Camping School. The aquatics director is also currently certified as a BSA Lifeguard, American Red Cross Lifeguard or equivalent training recognized by state legislation or regulation (a valid lifeguard certification:, and is currently trained in American Red Cross First Aid and CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers, or equivalent. The aquatics director holds no other staff position and lives on site if youth participants or staff remain on the premises overnight. Other Requirements: You will train and supervise junior staff members in the instruction of Life Saving, Mile Swim, Snorkel, Swimming, Canoeing, Rowing and Small Boat Sailing. Your are responsible for reporting class results and working with the individual instructors to improve their presentations. There will be other involvement related to the operation of the camp. Both male and female applicants will be considered. We start our training at Camp Fife on June 26. We will work for three days with 11 year old scouts July 1-3. Camp will start in earnest on July 7. Scout Camps will conclude August 3. We also hold a special, reduced staff camp, for the American Heritage Girls August 4-10. We have fun, work long hours, eat well and walk away at the end of the season grateful for the experience of working at camp. The joy of camp, helping others and making new friends, stays in your heart for life. Your pay will be based on your qualifications and experience. Questions? Please send them to fletcher.scaife@scouting.org
Additional Comments: 
One 4-week position at Camp Bonaparte near Tonasket, Washington and one 6-week position at Camp Fife in Goose Prairie, Washington. Both camps are run by the Grand Columbia Council, Boy Scouts of America
Work Study: 
Non-Work Study
Hours Per Week: 
varies
Number of Students Needed: 
2
Summer: 
summer
Filled: 
Open