Nature Activity Specialist - Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation


Job Description

To Coordinate and lead the Nature/Environmental Education program at Naticook Day Camp, and to help maintain standards that lead to a quality program.

Works under the general supervision of the Day Camp Director

• Develop, plan and lead the Summer Nature/Environmental Education Program
• Develop different projects that will fit into allotted time period
• Assist in conducting initial and end-of-season inventory, storing, and keeping equipment in good condition.
• Assist in teaching staff their responsibilities in activity during staff training
• Conduct daily check of facilities and equipment in program area for safety, cleanliness and good repair
• Submit orders for equipment and supplies when needed
• Teach and monitor proper use of equipment
• Assist in packing all materials and supplies at end of the season
• Evaluate current season and make recommendations for following season
• Other duties may be assigned and required

Apply by: April 3 2020


Camp/Organization: Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation (ACA Accredited)

Location: Merrimack, NH

Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $9.93 - $13.41 / hr


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: High School graduate or equivalent, or at least 18 years of age Current CPR and First Aid Certifications preferred


• Training and experience in Nature/Environmental Education
• Ability to create lesson plans for campers of all ages
• Desire and ability to work with children outdoors
• Good character, integrity, and adaptability
• Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control
• Abilities to observe camper behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques.
• Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards
related to the activity.
• Ability to work with different age and skill levels.

Additional Information

Interested candidates should complete the Town of Merrimack Application for Employment and mail or drop it off to the following address: Town of Merrimack Attn: Human Resources 6 Baboosic Lake Road Merrimack, NH 03054


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Matt Casparius

116 Naticook Road
Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054