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Jewish Community Center Waterfront Specialists in Rochester, New York

Principal Responsibilities:

This role will facilitate: sailing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, waterskiing, and wakeboarding lessons for campers; and be responsible for operating and maintaining: motor boats, canoes, paddle boards, kayaks, and sailboats.


  • Be responsible for the general health and safety of their assigned campers
  • Establish an atmosphere in which campers feel secure, happy, and part of the group
  • Supervise campers under their immediate care at all time
  • Make sure their campers adhere to camp rules
  • Set a good example in all areas of camp life; act as a role model
  • Participate with their group in all camp activities
  • Cooperating with the Program Area Leader in matters involving rules, safety, and program
  • Follow through on approved curriculum plans
  • Share these responsibilities with other staff assigned to the same program area
  • Be responsible for planning and executing evening programs as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

Camp operates from Sunday, June 28 - Sunday, August 16, 2020.

Approximately (7) paid days off during the Camp season.

Full time hours including days, nights and weekends.

Competitive pay plus Room and Board.

Required attendance for orientations as follows:

General Staff Orientation: Monday, June 22 - Saturday, June 27, 2020

Specialist Certification Training Dates-TBD

Agency Information:

Come join the team at Camp Seneca Lake, the residential summer camp of the JCC of Greater Rochester where we fill the tent with light and welcome all to shine!

Camp Seneca Lake is located in the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York!

Do you have a passion for outdoor waterfront activities such as water skiing, wakeboarding, paddle-boarding, sailing and canoeing?

The Waterfront Specialist needs to be creative and safety-conscious. We are looking for positive role models who enjoy the outdoors and creating daily outdoor/aquatic programming for our campers ages 8-16

Date Posted: 01/10/2020

Title: Waterfront Specialists

JCC: Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center of Greater Rochester

Location: Rochester, NY