Stephen Smith  |  1/9/2018 9:15:05 PM

4-H Camp Assistant

WORK LOCATION: Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center located in Pollock, LA

POSITION DESCRIPTION: This individual will serve as the 4-H Camp Assistant for our summer camp program for youth ages 9-12 years of age. The 4-H Camp Assistant will be responsible for leading Monday afternoon registration and Friday morning departures with parish agents. Deliver and pick-up educational and recreation supplies. Transport campers to the Infirmary to receive morning medications. Manage our camp store and camp canteen operations, as well as keep track of all inventory. Fill-in for educational and recreation staff if required. Assist and prepare for recreation activities. Assist with the training of camp staff during staff training week and perform all other duties as assigned. Works under the direct supervision of the 4-H Camp Coordinator to implement all policies and procedures of the LSU AgCenter and the Louisiana 4-H Youth Development program.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Attended college for two years and at a Junior or Senior credit hour level
  • Prefer at least (2) years of work in a summer camp setting
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in group settings
  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Be a positive role model for youth
  • Must be willing to work long hours, including nights
  • Must complete the employee background screening process and be approved by LSU AgCenter Human Resource Management
  • Must be AED/CPR certified. The camp will provide training

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary will commensurate with experience. On-site housing, meals, and wireless internet are available.

DATE AVAILABLE: May 21 - August 1, 2018. The camp will not be in session June 18-22, 2018.

Must attend required training sessions the week of May 14-18, 2018.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 16, 2018, or until a suitable candidate is identified.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Must apply online at https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU

Must submit a cover letter, resume, and two letters of recommendation to be considered complete

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