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Descriptive Title: College Camp Assistant (Summer Camp, Multiple Positions, Hourly)REF#: WC-S-7164-13-02-F
Budget Title: same as aboveState Classified Position
Department: AthleticsState Line#: Various
Grade: Summer TemporaryCampus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Status: $7.25 - $16.00 per hour
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: College or high school student or possess a High School Diploma/GED. The ability to communicate effectively with children and adults. Prior working experience with children ages 5-15 or camp experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Completion of their Sophomore Year of High School. Ability to develop programs and provide age appropriate instruction in an area of expertise. Strong communicational, organizational and interpersonal skills. Prior coaching or teaching experience.

Brief Description of Duties: The College Camp Assistant will provide daily administrative and supervisory support for the summer camp program. This position will assist campers in the course of daily activities and ensure each camper’s safety. Each incumbent will be responsible for interacting with campers, parents and other staff.
Camp Operations:
    • Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the summer camp. This includes, but is not limited to supervising campers, following assigned schedules, ensuring safety, and assisting or teaching during athletic or creative/educational activities.
    • Participate in activities, and create a safe and fun environment for each camper.
Supervisory Duties:
    • Responsible for the daily oversight of the campers. They will be responsible for the supervision of lunch, swimming and other important activities.
    • Ensure that all campers are being supervised properly (in accordance with Department of Health counselor: camper ratios) and transported safely to each activity as well as providing a safe/smooth arrival and departure procedure.
Customer Service:
    • Interact with parents, guardians and outside vendors throughout the camp day. It is extremely important for these individuals to act professionally and provide information in a clear and concise manner.
Clerical Duties:
    • Organize and maintain the records of our campers. These individuals will be responsible for keeping an accurate record of schedules, attendance, restrictions, allergies, medical information, swimming buddy lists and other important information regarding the campers they are supervising.

Other Duties: As Assigned by the Directors.

Special Notes: This is a full time, temporary, hourly appointment. Monday through Friday, hours vary. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. All candidates will be subject to a thorough reference and background check.

Regular and substantial contact with children.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those who are interested in this position and meet the required qualifications, should submit a State employment application to:

Human Resource Services
State Classified Appointments
390 Administration Building
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-0751


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 04/01/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND MINORITIES TO APPLY.
IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Job Category: J) Summer Employment and Summer Camps Positions.
Posting Date: 03/03/2013
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