Summer Day Camp Leader 1 & 2 (Recreation Department)

Description :

THE CITY OF PORT HURON IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: 

SUMMER DAY CAMP LEADER 1 & 2 (RECREATION DEPARTMENT)

  • Deliver the camp program to meet the needs and interests of the camps target population and ensure delivery in a safe and quality manner under the direction of the Day Camp Director.
  • Plan recreational, age appropriate activities to suit the needs of the participants.
    • Including arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor activities, sports, etc.
  • Oversee the daily operation of the summer camp including programming, camper supervision and health care.
  • Oversee recreational summer program activities and facility use.
    • Assist with maintaining cleanliness of the facility and equipment.
  • Ability to lead and work with specialized instructors.
  • Provide excellent customer service to all guests in an effort to create memorable moments.
  • Respond to inquiries from the public in a timely and professional manner.
  • Maintain contact with the families of the child participants.
  • Enforce rules and regulations in a firm but fair and consistent manner.
  • General knowledge of the principle rules, materials and equipment required for a variety of recreation activities.
  • General knowledge of the philosophy and objectives of public recreation.
  • Ability to adhere to program standards and objectives as outlined.
  • Possess CPR and First Aid Certifications. (Training provided.)
  • Previous recreation experience with youth would be helpful.
  • Swimming skills required in order to participate in the pool with children twice per week.
  • High school graduate, preferred.

Working Hours: 

  • Hours vary; Monday – Friday.
  • Six month maximum assignment.

Physical Demands: 

  • Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions with prolonged periods of standing and walking. 

Salary Range: 

  • $ 12.00 – $ 13.00 / hour

Benefit Package: 

  • Does not include a benefit package.

Date Posted:  Friday, February 5, 2021
Application Deadline:  Friday, May 28, 2021

Contact :

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Job applications can be obtained from the Human Resources Department or downloaded by clicking HERE.
  • If mailed, it must be postmarked by the deadline date listed above.
  • Original job applications will be accepted in-person or by mail at:
City of Port Huron
Human Resources
100 McMorran Blvd.
Port Huron, MI  48060
** EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER **

Deadline for Applying : May 28, 2021 04:30 PM