JOB OPENINGS

Summer Camp JOBS:

Every summer, we receive interest from 100's of people for employment at Woodward Tahoe. A person's motivation for being involved in camp may vary. Some are looking for a way to have fun in the summer while others may be looking to have a positive impact on the lives of our campers. Whatever the reason, we're always looking for people who can help make camp a great experience for kids!

ACTION SPORTS COUNSELOR


ACTION SPORTS COUNSELOR: The Action Sports Counselor’s mission is to foster a positive and nurturing environment for kids while at camp. Counselors are expected to teach campers in all aspects of Skateboard/BMX/MTB/Scooter riding relative to the camper’s ability. Applicants must have strong skills within their sport and strong communication skills. Counselors instruct campers in their sport/activity and stay overnight in the Bunkhouse, and they are responsible for up to 12 campers between the ages of 7-17. Further, they are responsible for the daily and nightly needs of each camper when they are not in instructional sessions. This includes eating meals with them, making sure they get to activities on time, helping them call home, etc.

Action Sports Counselors have specific duties related to keeping the Bunkhouse and bunkrooms clean, helping kids check-in and orient them to camp, enforce rules, etc. Counselors must present a neat and well-kept appearance during their stay at Woodward Tahoe and be a role model in character and behavior. Although you are hired on as a Counselor, this position is ever changing and you must be able to complete multiple jobs at any given time while at camp.

ACTIVITIES COUNSELOR


ACTIVITIES COUNSELOR: Activities Counselors are responsible for creating, organizing, and implementing recreational activities throughout the week. Activities Counselors will run scheduled weekly activities and events and coordinate the appropriate staff to assist with each activity and event. Activities Counselors will also run arts and crafts activities for both male and female campers, as well as assist with daily retail and cleaning duties in the Camp Store.

KITCHEN


KITCHEN: Kitchen staff work under the direction of the kitchen supervisor in maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen and grill, cooking and serving food, and striving for efficiency, friendliness, and quality of service within all food and beverage outlets. Kitchen staff follow a weekly work schedule and may be scheduled at the Mess Hall or Moondoes Café.

TRANSPORTATION COORDINATOR


TRANSPORTATION COORDINATOR: The Transportation Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all camper, staff and VIP transportation needs. This includes following all safety and DMV regulations, maintaining clean and fueled vehicle fleet, training new drivers, assigning drivers to airport pick-ups and drop-offs, and assigning other routine or emergency trips as needed. The Transportation Coordinator will work closely with the Camp Office Manager to understand the weekly transportation needs of camp as well as the available drivers. This person is also responsible for ensuring the overall well-being of staff and campers while in any company vehicle. Expenses need to be monitored and kept within budget guidelines.

Activities Counselors will talk to campers about all of the activity options that will be available throughout the week. They will make sure all activities begin and end on time and that campers are aware of when and where all activities begin.

DISH DOG (Ages 16-17)


DISH DOG: Dish Dogs work under the direction of the kitchen supervisor and are responsible cleaning the dishes, kitchen and Mess Hall area. Dish dogs have scheduled work times and one day off per week. Dish Dogs must attend one week of camp as a paying camper prior to the week(s for which they are hired. Dish Dogs are hired for up to 2 weeks and are typically between the ages of 16-17 years old. Dish Dogs are considered campers as well as staff members and therefore are subject to all rules that apply to campers.

ATHLETIC TRAINER


ATHLETIC TRAINER: This position serves as the Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) in an Action Sports camp for children and youth who are engaging in skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding, biking, tumbling, trampolines, and a variety of other activities. The ATC supervises all injuries related to trauma in the Bunker, in the skateparks, and around camp and works with the Health Supervisor and other medical staff to make the call on diagnosis and next steps with the patient. ATCs are responsible for the day to day medical needs of the campers and staff including but not limited to: taping, icing, after-care needs, responding to emergencies, administering first aid, etc. This position reports to the Health Supervisor.

CAMP OFFICE


CAMP OFFICE: Camp Office staff are responsible for coordinating all camper logistics including registration, camper rosters, parent communication, and travel needs associated with Woodward Tahoe summer camp. Office staff are responsible for registering campers for sessions, sending out confirmation material and answering any questions potential campers and parents may have. Office staff ensure that we have camper registration packets returned in completion prior to campers’ arrival.

Camp Office staff work closely with the Housing and Transportation Coordinators assigning appropriate living and travel arrangements for Woodward Tahoe campers and staff. Office staff also also work closely with medical and kitchen staff to ensure all special needs are communicated.

JUNIOR COUNSELOR (Ages 16-17)


JUNIOR COUNSELOR: Junior counselors may be asked to perform a variety of tasks including but not limited to cleaning the Bunker and Bunkhouse, keeping restrooms orderly throughout the day, assisting with camper activities, and assisting overnight counselors in the Bunkrooms. Junior counselors must attend one week of camp as a paying camper during the summer in which they are hired. Junior counselors are hired for 1 or 2 weeks and are between the ages of 16-17 years old. Junior counselors are considered campers as well as staff members and therefore are subject to all rules that apply to campers.

CHEER COUNSELOR


CHEER COUNSELOR: The Cheer Counselor’s mission is to foster a positive and nurturing environment for kids while at camp. Counselors are expected to teach campers in all aspects of cheer, tumbling, gymnastics, and stunting relative to the camper’s ability. Applicants must have strong skills within their sport and strong communication skills. Counselors are responsible for up to 12 campers between the ages of 7-17. Further, they are responsible for the daily and nightly needs of each camper when they are not in instructional sessions. This includes eating meals with them, making sure they get to activities on time, helping them call home, etc.

Cheer Counselors have specific duties related to keeping the Bunkhouse and bunkrooms clean, helping kids check-in and orient them to camp, enforce rules, etc. Counselors must present a neat and well-kept appearance during their stay at Woodward Tahoe and be a role model in character and behavior. Although you are hired on as a Counselor, this position is ever changing and you must be able to complete multiple jobs at any given time while at camp.

CAMP NURSE (Parent)


CAMP NURSE: Woodward Camp nurses are responsible for providing medical coverage to campers and staff and related administrative duties. Nurses will have responsibilities including medical paperwork, medical rescues, dispensing medication, and caretaking for those individuals needing to spend periods of time in the camp infirmary. Nurses work under the supervision of the Camp Health Supervisor, and they work in conjunction with other camp medical staff including Ski Patrol and certified Athletic Trainers (ATCs) to provide medical injury coverage. Nurses will communicate campers’ medical needs to appropriate staff so arrangements can be made to alter training and/or recreation as needed. Nurses are expected to assist campers in resuming activity as quickly and safely as possible. Nurses are expected to provide a quiet, professional, caring environment for those in medical need.

Driver (Parent)


DRIVER: The Camp Driver works under the supervision of the Transportation Coordinator. Camp Drivers must be at least 21 years old and have a clean driving record. Camp Drivers are responsible for transporting campers, staff, and special guests to and from airports, bus stations, or medical facilities with camp vehicles. Drivers have scheduled work times and are also on-call during their entire stay in case of emergency. A comprehensive training upon arrival will provide detailed information on company policies and procedures. In exchange for your services, you will receive a $300 discount from your child’s total tuition fees.

PARENT COUNSELOR


PARENT COUNSELOR: A Parent Counselor’s mission is to foster a positive and nurturing environment for our youngest kids who attend camp (generally ages 7 to 9). There could be up to 10 children in your Bunkroom, and your role is to be a parent to these young children 24/7. Further, you are responsible for the daily and nightly needs of each camper including eating meals with them, making sure they get to activities on time, helping them call home, etc. As a counselor, you’ll have specific duties related to keeping your rooms clean, helping kids check-in and orient them to camp, enforce rules, etc. Parent Counselors must present a neat and well-kept appearance during their stay at Woodward Tahoe and be a role model in character and behavior. Parent Counselors work under the direction of the Head Counselor. Although you are hired on as a counselor, this position is ever changing and you must be able to complete multiple jobs at any given time while at camp. In exchange for your services, you will receive a $300 discount from your child’s total tuition fees.

BARISTA


BARISTA: Can you make a classy cappucino, create a sumptuous salad or build the perfect panini? Moondoes Café, located inside The Bunker, is looking for a Barista to serve the hungry (and thirsty) hoards of athletes and guests who visit daily. Baristas are required to operate the register and keep the Café clean at all times. Duties include making and serving food and drinks, including alcohol, to guests and employees. Baristas are also responsible for keeping track of inventory, cash handling, ordering and the opening/closing of Moondoes.

CLEANING SPECIALIST


CLEANING SPECIALIST: The Cleaning Specialist is a detail oriented, hardworking position. This person performs custodial and housekeeping duties in all summer camp facilities including the Bunkhouse, Baselodge, Bunker, etc. He or she works closely with employees and the public to meet the custodial needs of the areas and resolves problems to ensure clean, efficient and safe operations.

KITCHEN SUPERVISOR


KITCHEN SUPERVISOR: The Kitchen Supervisor is responsible for the overall operation of The Mess Hall and Moondoes Café. This includes following all safety and health regulations, overseeing kitchen and Moondoes staff, cooking meals, keeping track of inventory levels and ordering supplies as needed while monitoring expenses. This person is also responsible for ensuring the overall well-being of staff and campers during their meals in The Mess Hall, including knowledge of allergies and alternative menu options.

HEALTH SUPERVISOR


HEALTH SUPERVISOR: The Health Supervisor is charged with overall health supervision while camp is in session. The Health Supervisor keeps all health history documents and conducts health screenings of all staff and campers. The Health Supervisor is responsible for maintaining a medical logbook for each accident, injury or illness that occurs during camp. The Health Supervisor is responsible for the updating and following the written camp health care plan.

 

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 Camp employees should expect:           

 Camp employees should NOT expect:

  • A rewarding experience
  • Exhaustion!
  • To be a role model for kids
  • To sleep in a bunk bed
  • To be available for other duties
  • To enforce camp rules
  • Memories to last a lifetime
  • To have time for personal obligations
  • To spend every waking minute skateboarding, BMXing, snowboarding or skiing
  • To get sponsored
FALL & WINTER SEASONAL JOBS:

Currently we're no longer hiring for fall &winter seasonal jobs.

 

 

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