Seasonal Conservation Jobs Corps (CJC) - Camp Coach
Three (3) Vacancies
|Department||DNR - Maryland Park Service - State Wide Operation|
|Date Opened||1/13/2017 3:14:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||3/27/2017 11:59:00 PM|
|HR Analyst||Charles Hecker|
Three (3) Vacancies - Full-Time
Contract period: May 2017 - August 2017
LOCATION OF POSITION
GREENBRIER STATE PARK in Boonsboro, Maryland (FREDERICK COUNTY)
ROCKY GAP STATE PARK in Flintstone, Maryland (ALLEGANY COUNTY)
TUCKAHOE STATE PARK in Ridgely, Maryland (CAROLINE COUNTY)
Main Purpose of Job
The CJC Camp Coach is responsible for sustaining all CJC Camp Specialists at a particular park or park area. CJC Camp Specialists are directly responsible for supervising several crews of approximately 6 youth per crew that are participating in a 3-day/2-night camping experience. OVERNIGHT TENT CAMPING is required while attending camp.
The CJC Camp Coach shall provide direction and guidance to CJC Corps Members and ensure that CJC Camp Specialists utilize strategies provided in training to maintain a safe and educational work environment for youth, including but not limited to the following:
● Proper professional work ethic and behavior.
● Ensure that projects are properly, professionally and completely executed to the satisfaction of site managers.
● Manage the data selected with work projects assignments as required by the CJC Program Director.
● Conduct regular crew-based Corps Member training and instructional presentations in critical areas related to safety and professional job performance including the following:
* First-Aid and workplace safety
* Environmental issues and conservation, emphasis on camping and outdoor recreation
* Community relations
* Work ethic
* Site-specific work project, goals and activities
Education: High School diploma, or equivalent.
Experience: Prior work experience with CJC and experience with youth.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Strong preference will be given to applicants that possess the following. Include clear and specific information on your application regarding the qualification(s).
Education or experience in the field of park operations, recreation, education, business, administration, forestry, social sciences, or a natural resources related field is preferred.
Previous work experience with at-risk youth is preferred.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Applicants must have a valid Driver’s License, be 21 years of age (requirement for driving rental vans used during the program), and a good driving record.
Possession of current certification in CPR for adult/child and First-Aid is required.
Applicants must attend a mandatory CJC Coach Orientation on Saturday, June 3rd from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Applicants must attend a mandatory CJC Camp training on Monday, June 12th and Tuesday, June 13th (OVERNIGHT).
Applicants must attend a mandatory training the week of Monday, June 19thh to Friday, June 23rd to be held from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (additional hours may be required, and training dates are subject to change).
Contractual employees who works for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.