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International Support Staff

Employer
YMCA of Greater Seattle
Location
Eastsound, WA
Closing date
Jun 1, 2024

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Specialty
Other
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Other
Overview

OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUITY

The Y actively promotes a culture free from bias and injustice. We are dedicated to removing institutional and systemic barriers that result in oppression and racism. We will be accountable to marginalized communities for creating equitable and sustainable environments where social justice is woven into every facet of our programs, and by caring for our communities in a culturally versatile and respectful manner.

COMPENSATION: $90/day for new hires, $105/day returning staff

SUMMARY

This is a seasonal exchange program that is located at Camp Orkila on beautiful Orcas Island, WA. Duties and positions may include any or all of the following:
  • Office and Administration
  • Maintenance
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Camp Retail Store
  • Laundry
  • Mail

To learn more about working with Camp & Outdoor Leadership at the Y, please visit us online at www.campingandoutdoorleadership.org

What you'll get from working at The Y
  • Membership to the YMCA of Greater Seattle
  • Free access to mental health resources
  • Rapidly-accruing paid time off (PTO)

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Adheres to assigned work schedule Performs duties with care and attention to detail Maintains safety and cleanliness standards. Maintains equipment in sound and safe order. Attends staff meetings and trainings. Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies. Other duties as assigned.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

This job operates in a residential camp, both inside and outdoors. This role occasionally uses standard lawn care or office equipment. This job operates at a seasonal residential camp, both inside and outdoors. Staff typically live in either shared cabins with campers, or in shared and housing with staff for the duration of employment. Specific housing depends on position and availability.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift store or janitorial products and supplies, up to 50 pounds. POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

This is a full-time, shift position. A typical shift is 8:30am-5:00pm with a 30-minute, unpaid lunch break. The usual camp workweek is six days on and one day off, including training, staff meetings, and regular duties. This summer camp position is exempt from minimum wage and overtime regulations per State of Washington wage and hour law.

TRAVEL

This position is required to live onsite at camp. All travel required for work will be done by YMCA Authorized Drivers.

Code of Conduct for Applicants

Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

18 years of age or older Current certifications in CPR and First Aid (paid course is provided, if necessary, as a part of training) 1-2 years of experience in office, maintenance, housekeeping, kitchen, retail, or other environments which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position Strong English language skills Ability to relate to parents/caregivers, campers, and staff in a professional manner.

If appliable, other combinations of applicable education, training, and experience which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position may be considered.

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical activity, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful. Experience with anti-racism practices and coalition building.

MISSION STATEMENT

Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.

OUR VALUES
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Honesty
  • Caring
  • Passion for Excellence

YGS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and equitable work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by local, state, or federal law.

All job offers are contingent on the results of a background check. We participate in the Federal E-Verify system.

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