Camp Nurse

Granby, CO 80446
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Experience Required
From $30
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description
The Camp Nurse supervises the Health Center at Camp Chief Ouray.
Essential Functions:
  • Administer First Aid and medications as needed to CCO as well as conference center guests.
  • Maintain required forms, logs, and act as a liaison with a camp physician.
  • Assist in staff training to provide staff with appropriate knowledge.
  • Must be comfortable talking with parents to update them on the health of their child. RN or LPN certified in the State of Colorado.
  • Previous camp experience helpful.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • $1,200/week
  • Usually serves for one camp session, between June 5th - August 13th. 

About Camp Chief Ouray:
Camp Chief Ouray, established in 1908, has grown to be a premiere overnight camping option for youth from all over the United States and the World. We are committed to developing five core values in everything we do: Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith. CCO is a part of the YMCA of the Rockies, located at Snow Mountain Ranch in Granby, CO (elevation of 8,750 feet).

Our Mission:
YMCA of the Rockies puts Christian principles into practice through programs, staff and facilities in an environment that builds a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Our Goal is to offer challenging experiences to build leaders through life-long skill development in a safe, imaginative, natural setting. We instill confidence through independence and interpersonal skills. We challenge our campers to discover their true selves.

Our Diversity, Inclusion, and Global Innovation Statement:
The YMCA of the Rockies will reach out to and welcome all people and organizations of good will and ensure that the rich gifts of diversity are reflected and respected at all levels.

Our Commitment to All People:
We will serve a diverse population, inclusive of all people of good will. Reflecting our Christian Mission, we will be inclusive and welcoming of all people of good will. Our activities and facilities will be inclusive, accessible, and available to the diverse worldwide community we serve.

Essential Functions for All CCO Staff:
Camp Chief Ouray staff are expected to create a safe space for all campers, families, and staff while allowing development and growth for all. They should possess the mental, social and emotional skills necessary to build rapport and positive relationships, putting camper needs first. Responding to camper and customer requests for service, troubleshooting problems and developing solutions in a patient and respectful manner is an important aspect of our work. All staff should contribute to a cooperative and positive camp community, take responsibility for the upkeep of the camp facility and cleanliness of camp. Assist with other departments as needed.

How to Apply:
Visit our Career Site to apply! Questions? Contact Alison Lum at Career Site:
Job Requirements
Must be at least 21 years old.