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Camp Name: Camp Shady Brook

Camp Location: Sedalia, CO

Camp Description: YMCA Camp Shady Brook is located 90 minutes Southwest of Denver on the South Platte River, nestled in the beautiful Rocky Mountains at 6800 feet in elevation. We have an amazing summer staff of 50 talented people from all over the world to bring approximately 150 campers to camp for 10 different weeks each summer. We believe strongly in our mission and are highly selective in our staff hiring. We create a world for children as it is supposted to be: a safe, fun community of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility, specializing in giving children a memorable summer experience that will help shape the rest of their lives.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camping Services Branch YMCA

YMCA Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Job Description and Required Certifications: Successful candidate must be 21 years or older. Seasonal position (May through September). Responsible for menu planning, ordering, meal prep and cooking for all groups including large number camper groups and high end conference groups. Will maintain a safe, clean kitchen, and provide good tasting healthy food. Responsible for supervising 2-3 Kitchen Assistants. MINIMUM CRITERIA FOR CANDIDATES: Required: •21 years of age or older •First Aid & CPR certified •Previous cooking experience – preferably in a camp setting •Ability to live on site minimally June-August Preferred: •Familiar with OSHA safety standards •Current ServSafe Certification •1 year experience cooking in a summer camp setting KEY FOCUS AREAS: •Meal planning for groups ranging in size from 25-200 •Staff Supervision •Equipment Maintenance •Food preparation ‘ •Kitchen Cleanliness

Salary Information: Seasonal position - $6,000 - $8,000/season depending on experience

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Visit our website at to complete and on-line application. Resumes will not be considered without a completed on-line job application.

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Contact: Pat Soldan

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