OSU – Oklahoma City, located in the heart of Oklahoma City, is looking for an Camp Program Coordinator - So You Want to Be
The Camp Program Coordinator will handle the day-to-day responsibilities for the coordination, operation and support of this program. The one week camp will serve up to 40 children that are entering the 6th, 7th & 8th grade. The coordinator will ensure effective and cohesive daily operations on the training, support and supervision of all camp attendees.
Essential Job Functions:
Plan and disseminate program schedule for all activities to counselors and staff.
Inventory all supplies and set up each day’s events
Greet and welcome all campers & staff each day
Orient all campers to camp rules on first day
Relieve counselors as required
Remain visible and accessible to staff and campers
Provide direct assistance to all program areas (including setup when necessary) and provide counselors with support, ideas, ongoing feedback
Coordinate with Food Service for daily lunch & snack for campers
Ensure completion of all relevant forms and surveys related to camper
Supervise, organize, and document camp schedule, including: attendance, activity rotations, check-in, and release of campers.
Rate of Pay: $12.00 per hour
High School diploma/GED & a minimum of 1 year of higher education
Previous experience working with children/students in a camp environment or class
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Effective problem solving skills
Professional and diplomatic demeanor and appearance
Proficient use of current technology
Ability to cooperate with others and have positive attitude toward staff, faculty, students and the public with information/assistance
Ability to take charge and motivate others
Ability to observe and assess staff and camper behavior, enforce safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior management
Ability to efficiently handle multiple tasks, with high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
Early mornings may be required
Walking and standing small distances
Requires lifting up to 20
Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.