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Lead Camp Counselor - FT - Summer Seasonal - Okemo Mountain Resort

Date: Apr 1, 2019

Location: Ludlow, VT, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide a pleasant, safe, and clean environment suitable for children and staff
  • Accountable to Day Care Manager
  • Aide in design and implementation of age appropriate activities schedule for each Camp age group
  • Work with the children and provide a pleasant and safe experience including games, entertainment, and education
  • Manage child behavior problems in a positive age appropriate manner
  • Communicate any problems that may arise to the Manager and supervisor prior to speaking with parents
  • Communicate with parents and supervisor any issues and/or needs of children, after discussion with manager
  • Comply with all State Regulations including required training and education
  • Eat lunch with the children
  • Supervise children while playing and swimming
  • If qualified, provide First Aid to injured children
  • Responsible for accuracy of sales as it relates to cash handling and cashouts
  • Other duties as required by the supervisor and manager

Skills:

  • Ability to handle a fast paced environment
  • Ability to speak to and communicate with the children at their eye level
  • Ability to follow all procedures and guidelines as outlined in the staff manual and employee handbook
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (medium lifting)
  • Ability to handle climate changes and dress appropriately for outdoor activities
  • Ability to stand, sit, walk, bend, lift, tumble, jump, skip, hop and dance for long periods of time
  • Ability to access all areas of the inn and surrounding mountain areas
  • Ability to pass Lifeguard Certification test, if needed
  • Ability to pass FA Certification, if needed

Certifications/Diplomas/Prerequisites:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Lifeguard certification preferred
  • First Aid/CPR certification preferred

At Okemo, we’ve got 2,200 vertical feet of positive outlook and it shows. Culture is what we teach. And service with a smile is the linchpin of our philosophy. Every interaction with our guests-on and off the mountain, at the golf courses, Adventure Zone and at the Evolution Bike Park, is an opportunity to turn a skier, rider, golfer, or recreational enthusiast into a lifelong member of our family. Our employees reflect this attitude by having fun doing what they do best: creating a memorable recreational experience! www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 165998


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