Adventure Coordinator - Pine Lake Camps (Eldora, IA)

posted Nov 29, 2017, 11:15 AM by Unknown user
The Adventure Coordinator is a summer staff member and key contributor to the summer program. He/she is generally responsible for working with the the Camp Director to provide safe and relevant adventure experiences for summer campers at Pine Lake Camps. This position is designed with training for the Adventure Coordinator to learn basic techniques and safety practices for all adventure program areas. The Adventure Coordinator is responsible to the Camp Director and Program Director. Expected Dates of Employment: May 22, 2018 – August 18, 2018 Compensation: $200 weekly salary; Room and board provided while on-site Qualifications 

• Must trust in Jesus Christ as personal Lord and Savior and live in pursuit of spiritual growth 
• Passionate about teaching and nurturing children and youth in their pursuit of a relationship with Jesus 
• Must be at least 18 years of age by the first day of employment 
• Demonstrate mature decision making in the absence of supervision, especially in situations where safety is concerned 
• Able to lift up to 60 pounds and work on feet up to 10 consecutive hours in a day 
• Understand that camping ministry requires flexibility and be eager to adjust accordingly 
• Self-motivated and able to work independently 
• Must be teachable 
• Display consistent integrity in day-to-day living 
• Model a lifestyle of honoring God by displaying a heart of willingness to serve others Responsibilities 
• Set, lead and strike various adventure skills classes (archery, outdoor skills, low ropes, rifles, etc.) 
• Understand the Converge North Central Affirmation of Faith 
• Understand and adhere to the Pine Lake Camps Christian Community Statement 
• Graciously comply with all Pine Lake Camps policies and regulations 
• Invest in regular upkeep and maintenance of various skills class equipment 
• Participate as a key member in operation of high ropes course activities 
• Assist with ropes course maintenance as needed and instructed 
• Maintain and care for Pine Lake Camps petting zoo 
• Assist in caring for the Pine Lake Camps garden 
• Provide support to summer program in assistance of set up and strike of games and activities 
• Report major maintenance and facility repair needs to Guest Services and Maintenance (GSM) Director 
• Report need for replacement or restock of various adventure related supplies to Camp Director 
• Assist Program Staff with evening games and other program events 
• Assist Summer Staff in cleaning and preparing camp for the following group of campers (“Turnaround”) 
• Willingly perform other duties as requested by Executive Staff Members and Program Staff