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YMCA of Greater Rochester Archery Specialist in Canandaigua, New York

Archery Specialist

Canandaigua, NY ( • Canandaigua Family YMCA


This is a Seasonal Position

$15.25/hr. to $15.75/hr. and a Free YMCA Membership

Develop and deliver an Archery program that is appropriate for the age and ability of the campers and that utilizes the natural environment and the value of camping. Assist in the management of the Archery equipment and supplies. The position is responsible for ensuring that the mission, purpose, image, and core values of the YMCA of Greater Rochester is conveyed.


  • Create a positive atmosphere at archery that enhances the camp experience for all three age groups.

  • To make sure safety of our campers is the number one priority.

  • Design and deliver archery activities that ensure success for each camper.

  • Provide achievement based curriculum for campers to work towards growth within the archery program.

  • Hand in weekly plans or activities to the Camp Director no later than Thursday the week before programming.

  • Participate enthusiastically in all camp activities, planning and leading those as assigned.

  • Participate as a member of the camp staff team to deliver and participate in Family Nights, Special Events, and other all-camp activities and camp functions.

  • Attend all required meetings and training as required.

  • All other duties as assigned.



  • Must be at least 16 years of age and have completed sophomore year of high school.

  • Must have experience and a genuine interest in camp and working with children.

  • Current certification in Standard First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer required; certifications must be valid/current before the first day of staff training and throughout the duration of your seasonal employment.

  • Must possess values consistent with the mission of the YMCA.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs and transport equipment from one location to another.

  • Ability to visibly observe children.

  • Ability to stand for an extended period of time.

  • Ability to demonstrate and lead activities.

  • Ability to hear distress signals even when distracted by noise and activity

  • Ability to work in a variety of environments, specifically those subject to extreme heat and humidity.

    The YMCA of Greater Rochester provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Salary Description

$15.25 to $15.75 per hour