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2015 Staff Job Postings

Are you interested in working at one of the best summer camps in Canada? If so, you have come to the right place. Please see a list of the available jobs in the sections below. Once you have decided which job you would like to apply for, please Complete the TSC 2015 Summer Staff Employment Application.

Interviews for new staff will begin at the end of November. For all returning staff applicants, thank you for your continued support and we will contact you on an individual basis over the coming weeks. All staff at The Taylor Statten Camps are required to have a current Emergency First Aid and CPR “B” certification upon their arrival at camp.

Interviews will begin in early December, 2014.


Reception & Hostess/Host

Camp: Ahmek and Wapomeo

Job description:

Receptionist: Office hours at camp run from 8 in the morning until 8 at night.  There are two receptionists at Wapomeo, and two receptionists at Ahmek.  Each receptionist works a half-day, and cover for the other’s meals.  The receptionist is primarily responsible for answering the telephone, recording and passing along messages, sorting the mail and camper e-mail, helping to organize Visitor’s Days, and for keeping order in the office (physical and social).

We currently have four (4) openings for our Reception/Host/Hostess positions.

Compensation is based on position and experience.  All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

We also require two reference forms to be filled out by employers, teachers or similar references.

Location: The Taylor Statten Camps, Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario.

Dates: June 21st 2015 – August 28th 2015 inclusive.

Dishwasher

Camp: Ahmek and Wapomeo

Job description:

Dishwasher: Spray them, wash them, and put them away after each meal. Applicants must have current First Aid and CPR.

We currently have four (4) openings for Dishwashers.

Compensation varies depending on the position and experience.  All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

We also require two reference forms to be filled out by employers, teachers or similar references.

Locations: The Taylor Statten Camps, Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario.

Dates: June 27th 2015 – August 27th 2015 inclusive.

Sailing Instructor

Camp: Ahmek & Wapomeo

Job description:

The Head of Sailing organizes sailing lessons and is also available when campers and staff choose to go sailing in their free time. The Head of Sailing must be comfortable rigging, operating, and instructing with JY 15s and Laser IIs in various intensities of wind. The Head of Sailing at Wapomeo and Ahmek collaborate to organize and run the Roper Dayment Sailing Race in July and The Wilson in August. A current Bronze Cross, First Aid and CPR and a Pleasure Craft Operators License is required for this position. A CANSail 4 certification (Previously the Canadian Yachting Association Bronze Sail V), or the equivalent, is preferred. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

We currently have two(2) openings for Sailing Instructors.

Compensation varies depending on the position and experience. All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

We also require two reference forms to be filled out by employers, teachers or similar references.

Location: The Taylor Statten Camps, Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario.

Dates: June 21st 2015 – August 28th 2015 inclusive.

Boat & Barge Driver

Camp: Wapomeo

Job description:

As Wapomeo is located on two islands  transportation is a major part of our summer. We rely on boats and 30 or 40 foot long barges to move campers and staff between the islands and the mainland. The Boat/Barge driver must be punctual by nature.  It also helps if you already know how to tie knots, dock boats, and work motors. You must hold a current Pleasure Craft Operators Licence as well as First Aid and CPR certifications.

We currently have two (2) openings for Boat & Barge Driver.

Compensation varies depending on the position and experience. All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

We also require two  reference forms to be filled out by employers, teachers or similar references

Location: The Taylor Statten Camps, Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario.

Dates: June 21st 2015 – August 28th 2015 inclusive.

Dining Hall Supervisor

Camp: Ahmek & Wapomeo

Job description:

We are looking for Dining Hall Supervisors to help run the dining halls at both Camp Ahmek and Camp Wapomeo. You will be working closely with other camp staff (Kitchen personnel, Section Directors, Counsellors, CITs, and Dishwashers) over the course of the summer and will be responsible for a variety of tasks. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, setting of tables before each meal, cleanup after each meal, assisting the dishwashers in the dish-room (if necessary) , coordinating meal setup with kitchen staff (condiments and serving utensils), and helping with staff/camper meal pickup and dish drop-off during meals. Essentially you are the go-to person for all things dining hall related. We are looking for responsible individuals who posses a strong sense of initiative, the ability to work well alone or with a team, and individuals who can commit to maintaining professional conduct at all times.

You should have experience working with children and adolescents and preferably have past camp experience.

Qualifications: Current First Aid and CPR ‘B’ certifications are required.

We currently have one (2) openings for Dining Hall Supervisor.

Compensation varies depending on the position and experience. All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

We also require two reference forms to be filled out by employers, teachers or similar references.

Location: The Taylor Statten Camps, Canoe Lake, Algonquin Park, Ontario.

Dates: June 21st 2015 – August 28th 2015 inclusive.