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A summer you will never forget.

Working at Camp Del Oro is more than just a summer job! It is a ministry for dedicated and hard working individuals with a servant's heart. This is a tremendous opportunity for you to grow both personally and spiritually. You will leave camp a changed person! We think that you will come away from camp at the end of the summer having had a variety of experiences, memories and friendships that you will cherish for many years to come.

The Salvation Army's hiring representatives look for dedicated and enthusiastic people who have a personal Christian commitment and a desire to share God's Word.

THE SALVATION ARMY -- CAMP DEL ORO

AVAILABLE MINISTRY POSITIONS

 

The Salvation Army’s hiring representatives look for dedicated and enthusiastic people

who have a personal Christian commitment and a desire to share God's Word. 

 

PROGRAM POSITIONS (All program positions 21 years of age or older)                                             

PROGRAM DIRECTOR (DISCOVERY CAMP) - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Supervise staff. Plan and lead the daily program. Plan camp program themes.  Assist Camp Director in staff assignments and scheduling. Base pay is $300.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

 

HEAD BOYS' & GIRLS' COUNSELORS (DISCOVERY CAMP) - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 4 (2 boys, & 2 girls)

Responsibilities: Manage & supervise cabin counselors for assigned village. Position is first support for any camper issues that arise. Assist in program planning for special events. Base pay is $250.00 + DOE plus room and board.

 

TEEN CAMP PROGRAM DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Supervise staff. Plan and lead the daily program. Plan camp program themes.  Assist Camp Director in staff assignments and scheduling. Base pay is $300.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

 

TEEN CAMP ASSISTANT PROGRAM DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Assist the Teen Camp Program Director in the supervision of the camp staff and campers.  Assist in developing and providing daily activities for the camp program. First level of support for any camper issues that arise. Base pay is $250.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

 

DAY CAMP PROGRAM DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Supervise staff. Plan and develop the daily program. Work directly with parents in pick-up and drop-off of Day Campers. Plan camp program themes.  Assist Camp Director in staff assignments and scheduling. Work with Discovery Camp Program Director and Teen Camp Program Director to integrate counselors into programs in the evening. Base pay is $300.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

 

DAY CAMP ASSISTANT PROGRAM DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Assist the Program Director in the supervision of the camp staff and campers.  Assist in developing, and leading daily activities for the camp program. First level of support for any camper issues that arise. Work directly with parents to answer questions and/or concerns. Facilitate pick-up and drop-off of Day Campers. Assist in integrating Day Camp Staff in other camp programs each evening. Base pay is $250.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

 

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS (All Leadership positions 18 years of age or older)                                                             

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Plan and implement all worship services and Christian education programs. Develop schedules for all CIT’s and supervise daily activities. Mentor CITs and guide them in discipleship program. Must be willing to work with Head Counselors to develop a holistic discipleship program for all CITs. Develop & implement a weekly spiritual skit. Assist Program Staff with evening programs and devotions as assigned. Assist counselors with devotional plans as needed. Base pay is $250.00 + DOE plus room and board.

 

HEAD LIFEGUARD - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Supervise Lifeguard staff.  Plan and implement activities at lake and pool. Provide a safe waterfront in compliance with Red Cross and The American Camping Association Standards. Base pay is $230.00 + DOE per week plus room and board.

Additional Requirements: Current Certification in Lifeguard Training, Lifeguard Waterfront Certificate, CPR & First Aid Certificate. Pool supervisory experience.  

 

LIFEGUARDS (DISCOVERY & TEEN CAMP) - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 2

Responsibilities: Assist the Head Lifeguard in providing a safe waterfront and swimming pool in compliance with Red Cross and The American Camping Association Standards. Base pay is $205.00 + DOE plus room and board.

Additional Requirements: Current Certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR & First Aid Certificate.  Lifeguard experience.

 

CRAFT DIRECTOR - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Plan, order and purchase supplies within budget and teach simple, low cost crafts.  Assist Program Staff with evening programs as assigned. Design stage sets for nightly themed campfires. Base pay is $200.00 + DOE plus room and board. Additional Requirements: Creativity a must! Previous camp experience is helpful.

 

NURSE - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Maintain daily logs of camper and staff illness and first aid issues.  Administer daily medications to campers and staff. Provide plan of action for all health and safety issues as they arise.  Base pay is $400.00 + depending on qualifications.

Additional Requirements: Certification can include RN, LVN, LPN, or EMT. Must have Current CPR and First Aid certification. Previous camp experience is helpful.

 

CABIN COUNSELING POSITIONS (All counseling positions 18 years of age or older)                                        

Requirements: The proper care and leadership of the youth in their spiritual, physical, social and emotional development is vital to the mission of Camp Del Oro, therefore it is expected that all counselors will enjoy sharing God's Word, working with young people, hiking, recreational activities, swimming and have some knowledge of outdoor living skills.

 

Description: The CIT positions are for minors who wish to develop their counseling and spiritual life and make an impact in the lives of children. This position will not only look to counselors for support and guidance, but will also be working directly with Head Counselors and the Christian Education Director. Through daily bible studies, and assisting in the development of Christian curriculum, this position will push you to grow and step out in your faith.

 

CABIN COUNSELORS (DISCOVERY [14] & TEEN CAMP [4] & DAY CAMP [4]) - Contract Dates: June 4 through July 30, 2017

Responsibilities: Abide to the requirements listed above. Be willing to live in the cabins with the children day and night. Must follow all child safety requirements given in training. Must be a healthy and nurturing role model to children. Discovery Counselors lead cabins of 7-12 year olds. Teen Counselors lead cabins of 13-16 year olds. Day Counselors lead cabins of 7-12 year olds, and integrate into Discovery and/or Teen Camp programs in the evenings. All Counselors live on-site in cabins with campers. Base pay is $205.00 + DOE plus room and board.


COUNSELOR IN TRAINING (CIT) (16 & 17 year of age) - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 4 (2 boys & 2 girls)

Responsibilities: Assist Christian Education Director in development and implementation of all chapel services and spiritual skits. Assist counselor in providing leadership and care to all campers. Will learn how to be a successful counselor and Christian leader through a discipleship program.  Base pay is $196.00 plus room and board


OPERATION POSITIONS (All operation positions 18 years of age or older)                                         

HEAD COOK – Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Plan well-balanced meals for up to 150 persons in compliance with USDA Summer Food Service guidelines. Order food within budget guidelines and maintain food inventory.  Supervise the Second Cook and Kitchen Assistants. Provide a clean and friendly atmosphere in the kitchen and dining area. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $14.00 per hour DOE.

Additional Requirements: Experience in cooking for up to 125 people

 

SECOND COOK - Contract Dates:  May 30 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Work closely with Head Cook in food preparation and serving. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $12.00 per hour DOE.

Additional Requirements: Commercial food preparation experience.

 

KITCHEN ASSISTANT - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 2

Responsibilities: Assist the cooks in food preparation. Assist Dining Hall Supervisor, as needed, by providing supervision of the 49er staff.  Assist with the delivery of meals to the campers. Assist with dishwashing. Assist the Head Cook as needed. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $200.00 + DOE plus room and board.

 

GENERAL MAINTENANCE – Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Assist the Operations Manager in all areas of camp maintenance.  Assist any other workers on maintenance duty.  Base pay is $196.00 + DOE plus room and board.

Additional Requirements: Must be 21 or older with current driver’s license and meet requirements to drive Salvation Army vehicles. Maintenance experience.

 

Dining Hall Positions                                                                                                           

The Dining Hall Positions are a great way for 15-17 year olds to have their first experience as camp staff. These positions offer an alternative role to the CIT positions. While the CIT positions are for minors who want to further their develop and skills through a more intensive discipleship program, this position is for minors who have the desire to learn more about camp and gradually step into the camp world.


DINING HALL/49er SUPERVISOR (21 yrs or older) - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 1

Responsibilities: Supervise and run all aspects of the dining room including all 49er staff. Lead daily Bible studies, assign duties to ensure cleanliness of dining hall as well as a well-served meal. Must be willing to work with 49er staff to develop job skills as well as an understanding of camp life. This position will also ensure all 49ers are connected with a cabin and counselor for further mentoring. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $215.00 + DOE plus room and board.


49er PEER LEADERS (17 yrs or older) - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 2 (1 male & 1 female)

Responsibilities: Assist in leading Bible Studies, and ensuring all aspects of dining positions are completed. This position serves as a role model for other 49er staff. Additional Requirements:  Previous camp experience or be a past participant in the 49er program.  Possess leadership qualities. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $186.00 + DOE plus room and board.

 

49er DINING HALL STAFF (16 and 17 years of age) - Contract Dates:  June 4 through July 30, 2017

Positions Available: 5

For teenagers 16 or older who are interested in developing experience, both as workers and in the camp world. California Food Handler Card and TB test is required. Base pay is $186.00 + DOE plus room and board.

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