Location and Job Title:
Camp Facility Coordinator
YM & YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood
54 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040
The Facility Coordinator will oversee the facilities of Camp Twelve Trails. This position is integral to the overall Operations of Camp. They will work with a staff of two other individuals to insure all facilities are maintained and that issues are communicated to the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in an appropriate time frame.
DUTIES PRE CAMP
-Inventory all facility supplies.
-Help prepare camp for opening and closing.
-Organize supply order for General Camp needs.
-Help to create a daily schedule for Facility Assistants
DUTIES DURING CAMP
-Supervise Facility Assistants
-Ensure that facilities are maintained properly in accordance with our maintenance schedule & COVID 19 protocols
-Organize facility supply orders including daily snack and cleaning supplies.
-Monitor Camp equipment: Including refrigerators, Kitchen appliances, Coolers, Wagons and other items used by the Facility Staff.
-Organize dissemination of lunch, water and snacks to all campers.
-Responsible for ensuring the cleanliness of Camp Kitchens, pantry and stock room.
-Provide feedback and evaluation for support assistants, both informally during the summer and a written formal evaluation at the end of the summer.
-Provide recommendations to the Assistant Director for facility improvements and site repairs.
- Full-time Seasonal
- Mondays through Fridays, June 28 - August 20, including 40-45 hours of staff training in May and June
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm during the summer
-Ability to teach skills to other staff members
-Strong communication and problem solving skills
-Ability to remain calm and maintain perspective under pressure.
-Commitment to work collaboratively with others.
-Ability to be flexible and adapt to changing needs.
-Knowledge or willingness to learn Department of Health and American Camp Association regulations for Facility Operations
-Driver's license preferred
Camp Twelve Trails combines the best of the popular day camps of the Shames JCC on the Hudson, The Riverdale YM-YWHA, and YM&YWHA of Washington Heights & Inwood. Warm, accepting, and driven by Jewish values, Camp Twelve Trails brings together the accumulated day camp expertise and tradition of these three organizations. We draw on our collective educational, recreational, and child development experience, our values, and our rich history to give families more than we ever have before.
At Camp Twelve Trails we are dedicated to universally shared values central to Jewish life. Our proactive integration of these values into everything we do supports children of all backgrounds and helps them grow into better people. Our warm, welcoming culture fosters a vibrant camp community where we all look out for each other and take care of the world around us. Staff are central to carrying out this vision by crafting programs that are in line with our educational outcomes, beliefs, and providing positive, enthusiastic energy every day. We expect staff above all to deliver the wow