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Assistant Camp Counselor - Summer Seasonal - Full Time - Housing Available

Company: Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation
Location: Clark
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

Who We Are: Steamboat- Ski Town, U.S.A. is known as the friendliest mountain destination in the world, thanks to our western heritage and welcoming staff. We pride ourselves on hiring the best employees and providing the best experience in the industry. Our employee satisfaction scores top the charts and we have employees who choose to work for the resort for 2, 5, 10, 20 plus years. Fair warning, starting a job at Steamboat could lead to endless fun, lifelong friendships, and a rooted sense of community.Who Were Looking For:Friendly folks who want to work at the best ski resort, play in Champagne Powder and meet friends from around the world. Our culture is supportive, challenging, passionate and committed and we believe that diversity makes us stronger. We are looking for unique individuals who exemplify these qualitiesand care about each other, our mission, our environment and our communities. If you like to provide incredible guest service with a friendly attitude, youre ready to join our team. If your dream job includes skiing and riding, interacting with guests, rewarding work, free concerts, fireworks, employee parties and more-wed love to hear from you!Perks & Benefits: Steamboat offers many exciting perks and benefits including a Alterra Mountain Company ski pass for you and eligible dependents, competitive compensation, free bus passes to surrounding areas, retail/rental discounts, food & beverage discounts, industry pro deal discounts, friends & family discounted tickets subject to restrictions, reservations and/or blackout dates. Steamboat also offers access to employee housing (based on availability and employment status), a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, Employee Assistance Program, Accrued Sick Pay and a chance to learn and advance within Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. Steamboat employees are also eligible for discounted tuition with partner online universities for all Alterra Mountain Company employees to further their education.We are looking for incredibly energetic upbeat individuals to be Happy Camp Assistant Counselors. Your primary job is to provide care and leadership for our campers during their day at Happy Camp. Enjoying our beautiful steamboat going hiking, biking, swimming and so much more to create memorable experiences for our kids. These programs serve children 3 - 12 years. Must be a minimum of 16 years of age and have valid CPR/First Aid and Red Cross Lifeguard certifications upon hire.Detailed job description, including responsibilities, work performed, tools or equipment used, etc.:

  • Assist group leader as they lead children through daily events and activities both at the resort and in off campus locations
  • Provide operational and supervisory support to the Happy Camp Manager
  • Plan and implement activities
  • Communicate with parents to make Happy Camp a successful experience for children
  • Fulfill lifeguard and first aid duties
  • Interface with following departments to provide a coordinated effort (food & beverage, ambassadors, patrol, ticket office)
  • Other Duties as assignedMinimum skills, experience, education and ability required for this job:
    • Valid CPR/First-aid certification required
    • Valid Red Cross Lifeguard Certification required
    • 3 letters of recommendation required
    • Skills and ability to inspire and lead children through a large variety of activities.
    • Must work with co-leaders and vendors in creating a safe and memorable experience for the children.
    • Care of children range in age from 3 years to 12 years.
    • Must be a high energy, fun loving, active individual.
    • Must adhere to all safety policies and program procedures
    • Early elementary, recreation, physical education college education preferred
    • Experience teaching outdoor or environmental education preferred
    • Must successfully complete background & fingerprint check
    • Must interact and maintain positive relationships with guests, co-workers and management consistent with SSRCs Service Excellence standards.Physical Requirements:
      • Must be a minimum of 16 years of age
      • Must work in a busy, hectic and sometimes stressful atmosphere while maintaining composure and excellent customer service skills
      • Must pickup children up to 50lbs.
      • Must stand for long periods of time; must be able to work in both and indoor, and sometimes inclement outdoor environments;
      • Must communicate clearly (written and oral) in English
      • Comfortable working in an outdoor setting in all kinds of weatherMiscellaneous information:
        • This is an hourly position and is subject to overtime payThe base hourly pay range below represents the low and high end of the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation hourly pay range for this position. Actual pay will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to experience, education, training, location, merit system, quantity or quality of production, responsibilities, and regular and/or necessary travel. The range listed is just one component of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporations total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include short-term and long-term incentives and many region-specific benefits.Steamboat area base hourly pay range: $16.00 - $18.00 per hourSteamboat Ski & Resort Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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