Camp Counselor/Crew Leader

Northwest Wisconsin CEP is accepting applications for:
Camp Counselor/Crew Leader for Summer 2020

Crex Meadows Conservation Camp

LOCATION: Crex Meadows Youth Conservation Camp, Grantsburg, WI

WHO WE ARE: Crex Meadows Youth Conservation Camp provides High School youth from Northwest Wisconsin the opportunity to learn job skills and gain work experience in an outdoor setting while earning a paycheck. In a partnership between Northwest Wisconsin CEP and the Wisconsin DNR, youth participate in conservation work projects and educational opportunities throughout the week with outdoor recreation based activities and trips on weekends.

WHY WORK AT CREX:

  • Experience the beauty of Summer in Wisconsin’s Northwood’s on a 30,000 acre State Wildlife Refuge.
  • Be a mentor for Wisconsin teens facilitating meaningful experiences in the great outdoors.
  • Earn a salary of $450 / week including room & board, and Red Wing work boots.
  • Gain experience facilitating lessons in Conservation, Environmental and Outdoor Education, work readiness and life skills.
  • Challenge yourself, build your resume, and HAVE FUN!!!

QUALIFICATIONS: A strong desire to mentor youth and the ability to perform physically demanding work in varied outdoor conditions. Applicants must possess a valid drivers license and a clear record of any major offenses. Certification in First Aid/CPR, Wilderness First Aid, and lifeguard is desired but may be provided for the right candidate.

SCHEDULE: June 8th -August 7th, 2020.  One week of staff training and 4, two-week camp sessions. Counselors work five day shifts including rotating evening shifts in the bunkhouses.

WAGE: $450.00/wk for 9 weeks plus room and board

HOW TO APPLY: Visit our Employment Opportunities page for further details and instructions on how to apply. Positions will be open until filled. Questions may be directed to:
Skyler Dural-Eder
Human Resources Director
Northwest Wisconsin CEP
422 3rd Street W, Suite 200
Ashland, WI 54806
(715) 682-9141 x115
sdural-eder@nwcep.org

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