Resident Camp Summer Maintenance Tech

Summer 2021 YMCA Camp Flaming Arrow
  • Texas, Hunt, TX, USA View on Map
  • Post Date : February 4, 2021
  • Salary: $185.00 / Weekly
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Job Detail

  • # Positions Available 2
  • Min. Guaranteed hours
    32
  • Overtime offered No
  • Housing Employer provided
  • Job Start Date May

Job Description

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Under the guidance of the Property Manager, is responsible for property and equipment maintenance, facility up keep, grounds, and security of camp property.

 

THE PLACE

Discover Texas: culturally rich and diverse cities

It’s true: Everything is bigger in Texas. From portion sizes, pickup trucks, and 10-gallon hats to the thousands of kilometers of rugged, gorgeous terrain. This state encompasses such a wide swath of human experience that exploring all of its nooks and crannies would take months – maybe years.

Texas is so big and diverse that it’s practically its own country. It was, in fact, a nation of its own from 1836 to 1845. The Texas landscape ranges from desert badlands and swimmable coastlines to lush mountains and sprawling prairies. Its communities go from the heights of urban sophistication (and size!) on down to the tiniest, most charming out-of-the-way towns.

There is surely no shortage of Country culture here: rodeos, line-dancing and ample opportunities for an adventure by horse or mule. And then there’s the barbecue. It’s hard to find a better place on this planet for a plate of ribs or brisket (served with a heaping helping of Texas home-style side dishes). The legendary Franklin Barbecue in Austin can boast all-day waits – and it is worth it.

Learn more about your next destination!

 

OUR CULTURE:

Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1. Ensures camp is attractive and clean by completing all duties listed on the daily schedule and maintains upkeep of assigned area and equipment.
2. Conduct maintenance on buildings, grounds and equipment.
3. Keep grounds groomed, clean, and litter free.
4. Operates related motorized and non-motorized equipment.
5. Records and reports all needed repairs and repairs as directed.
6. Maintain maintenance equipment and program equipment that is assigned by the Property Manager.
7. Ensures YMCA buildings and property is secure during shift and report incidents and hazardous conditions to supervisor.
8. Attend daily and weekly meetings regarding routine duties, future work projects, and special assignments.
9. Maintain an inventory of supplies, parts, and equipment consistent with camp needs.
10. Coordinate with Property Manger for the “turn around” of camp between groups, which includes cleaning cabins, bathrooms, shower houses, dining hall, retreat center, Strong Hall, lodge, grounds, waterfront, and all other facilities.
11. Help with winterization and de-winterization of facilities.
12. Other duties as assigned.

 

LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES:

• Communication & Influence
• Engaging Community

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Six months or more of related experience is preferred.
2. Ability to read and interpret instructions, procedures, manuals, and other documents.
3. Ability to report and record maintenance requests.
4. Knowledge of cleaning methods and equipment.
5. Basic understanding of the upkeep and care of equipment.
6. Understanding of cleaning compounds and chemicals, and their safe, efficient use.
7. Certifications required upon hire: CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED, First Aid, Emergency Oxygen, Child Abuse Prevention, Hazardous Communications, Bloodborne Pathogens, and HIPPA.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

1. Work is performed in an outdoor camp environment
2. Sufficient physical strength and agility to carry out essential duties.
3. Ability to erect and stand on ladders and platforms at heights up to 30 feet.
4. Ability to work with paint, cleaning equipment, chemical compounds, solvents, cleaners, and solutions in dry, liquid, powder, spray, and aerosol forms.
5. Ability to paint, clean equipment, and operate motorized equipment as needed.
6. Ability to work in conditions that will create dirt and dust.
7. Ability to perform essential maintenance to facility or equipment which may involve, but not limited to the following activities: semi – reaching to full-reach overhead; crouching; kneeling; shoveling; carrying, working in narrow and/or confining spaces: underground, overhead, and at ground level; twisting of the waist, shoulders, and legs; and lying on stomach and/or back.

 

STIPEND/SALARY

  • $185/ week

 

HOUSING

  • Housing Provided

 


 

 

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