Employment 2017-06-15T13:32:19+00:00

Employment Opportunities for the Qualified and Experienced Individual

“I worked there several years ago and it was the best six months of my life. A piece of my heart will always live there and in NJ. What a wonderful, beautiful place …. why can't I get this back in England?”

- International staff member

Thank you for your interest in joining our team! Whether you are a returning staff member or new to the group, we welcome you! Listed below are our employment opportunities.

To apply for any camp position, please visit our employment portal or contact the directors listed below. Thank you!

YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Inc. does extensive background and reference checks to ensure the safety and quality of our programs. Please be aware that employment is based upon successful completion of both checks.

General Food Service Staff   

This is a seasonal (June-September)/Part-Time Non-Exempt (October-May) and reports to the Food Service Director POSITION SUMMARY: To provide nutritious and appealing meals to the guests of YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Inc. and to keep all facilities and equipment in the care of the Food Service Department clean and presentable at all times. The General Food Service Staff are responsible in assisting the department in implementing and achieving the mission, goals, objectives and values of the YMCA. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assist in the daily operations of the camp food services Assist in the preparation of food as the menu indicates including food for…

Lake Stockwell Day Camp 2018 Summer Staff Positions Available

YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Inc.’s Day Camp program is seeking quality employees for the 2018 summer. Our day camp provides 10 week of camp for campers ages 5-15. We also operate a full day preschool camp for campers ages 3 & 4. Have you ever thought about working at a summer camp? Speaking from experience, working for our program will provide you with an action packed summer filled with fun, new friendships, personal growth and the ability to work with children. Sounds like the perfect summer job, right?   Please email Lynn Passarella, our Day Camp Director, if you are interested…

Maintenance Assistant

POSITION SUMMARY: Assists the Building and Grounds Director in the maintenance and improvement operations of the YMCA facilities and vehicles, including preventative maintenance, safety and risk management, housekeeping and related budgets. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1.Ensure that all maintenance requests are handled in a professional manner and are completed on time. Be computer knowledgeable to interface and respond to a computer based “Maintenance Request -Facility Dude” software. Complete repair work and projects assigned in a timely manner and report completion back to Building and Grounds Director in a timely manner. Be the eyes and ears on the camp property. To ensure the…

Program Instructor

YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Inc. in Medford, NJ Exciting Career Opportunity Program Instructor We are looking for highly motivated team members to join us in delivering life-changing, mission-driven camp experiences to youth and families at YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Inc. The Outdoor Center has an amazing program that provides day and overnight camping to schools and other organizations with a focus on building healthier communities and stronger relationships. As a Program Instructor, a typical day might include: Helping a struggling child up the climbing wall. Taking a Scout group through the woods to discover something new about our ecosystem. Debriefing a challenge…

School-Aged Child Care Employees

YMCA Camp Ockanickon is looking for employees to work in our before and after school program. Our staff provides programming, homework help, arts & crafts, projects and so much more in nine schools in the Medford area.