The Trip Guide shall work with the Tripping Director in planning and implementing all aspects of a summer camp tripping program. The tripping program consists of, day, 2 day, and 3 day hikes off camp as well as on-site overnights. Trip Guides will also coordinate with the foodservice director in acquiring and packing of food, as well as arranging a transportation schedule for pick-up and drop-off of trips. Trip Guides will be responsible for maintaing gear and making purchase suggestions. Tripping staff will also work to support the camp program and may be asked to assist in other areas of camp.
Apply by: April 8 2018
Camp/Organization: Camp Becket YMCA (ACA Accredited)
Location: Becket, MA
Type of Position: Specialized Activity Leader
Time Frame: Seasonal
21+, male, with valid drivers lic.
Previous camping experience is required. Knowledge of hiking should include campcraft skills, previous backpacking experience, equipment use, safety and first aid, food planning and cooking, map and compass skills, route finding, environmental awareness, and familiarity with the New England area.