Camp Kaufmann Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time




40 wall street
New York
New York
United States



·        To report to the Camp Director and work collaboratively with members of the Program Department to help achieve GSGNY goals and objectives related to camp programming.

·        Assist Camp Kaufmann Director in supervising and training weekend staff.

·        Provide exceptional customer service to ensure that troop leaders, parents and girl members during camp programs.

·        Fill in and lead programs when low on weekend staff.  

·        Assist Camp Kaufmann Director in setting up and coordinating weekend events.

·        Attend programmatic trainings including, but not limited to; first aid and CPR, Challenge/Ropes course, aquatics, American Camping Association standards, archery, etc.

·        Gain a full understanding of Department of Health and American Camping Association standards and help ensure that they are met.

·        Lead parking lot check in and out processes, providing exceptional customer service and safety.

·        Assist in any camp program or process including, but not limited to; preparing and serving food, kitchen clean-up, program facilitation, program clean-up, program set-up, etc.

·        On-site 72 hours during weekend events, understanding that you may be asked to assist in late night emergencies or incidents.

·        Other duties, as deemed necessary.


·        College degree, with previous experience in program development and implementation preferred.

·        Experience working with volunteers a plus.

·        Knowledge of outdoor and camp programming a plus.

·        Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills. Ability to communicate well and work collaboratively and effectively with others.

·        Ability to commit to a flexible work schedule and to travel throughout the five boroughs when necessary.

·        Proficiency in working independently to identify, analyze and solve problems.

·        Demonstrated time-management skills; able to manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines; perform well under pressure.

·        Computer-literate, with knowledge of: Microsoft Office applications; Constant Contact; social media outlets including Facebook and Twitter; and other web-based applications.

·        Passionate about the work and impact potential of the Girl Scout movement on girl members. 


Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Please include “Camp Program Associate” in the subject line of your e-mail. Resumes received without a cover letter will not be considered. No phone calls please.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement