Seasonal Camp Counselor

Seasonal Camp Counselor

Application Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018, 4:30pm Central Time. Expired!

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position.:

Job Title: Seasonal Camp Counselor

Closing Date/Time: Thursday, 5/31/2018, 4:30 pm

Salary: $7.50 to $10.00 per hour

Job Type: Seasonal

Location: Davenport, Iowa

Job Summary

Provides supervision and assistance to day camp attendees. Provides direct customer service in the food and/or merchandise concession areas of the park system to include cash handling and balancing.

Job Responsibilities

1. Provides direct supervision of up to 40 children (ages 6 to 11), in outdoor activities and indoor activities. Indoor activities; crafts, games, songs and skits. Outdoor activities; games, hiking, field trips, scavenger hunts, camping and cook outs.

2. Adheres to health standards and safe, sanitary work conditions. Reports potential hazards to supervisor. Provides appropriate information to the public in a customer-friendly manner. Performs light cleaning duties to include washing dishes, wiping down counters and tables, sweeping and mopping floors.

3. Performs first aid and/or CPR if necessary.

4. Other duties as needed and/or assigned.

Standards for Initial Consideration


First Aid and/or CPR certification required. American Red Cross Child Care classes or compatible helpful.

Work Experience:

Prior work/volunteer experience in babysitting, day care, and/or camp counseling is preferred.

Essential Skills:

Ability to demonstrate the patience and creativity needed to work with the appropriate age group.

Ability to communicate effectively with the general public and provide exceptional customer service.

Ability to establish effecting working relationships with supervisor, co-workers and all County staff.

Ability to effectively convey information and handle complaints from the public in a professional manner.

Ability to exemplify by his or her actions, the County's PRIDE philosophy.


This position is not benefit eligible.