Outdoor Education Counselor

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YMCA of Northern Utah
Job Overview

YMCA of Northern Utah is searching for Outdoor Education Counselors for June 2nd through August 17th.

Room and Board is provided!

Must be able to work June 2nd – August 17th.

Apply online today!




  • Minimum 18 years of age, preferably 21 or older.
  • Knowledge of safety practices is essential.
  • Enthusiasm, sense of humor, integrity, flexibility and patience.
  • Must model the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
  • Ability to function in a rustic setting.
  • Must be able to obtain or become certified in First Aid/CPR.
  • Must submit health history record and examination form prior to first day of work.
  • Must pass criminal background check with fingerprinting


Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work in excess of a 40-hour week with irregular work hours.
  • Most positions require bending, leaning, kneeling, and walking.
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical situations and physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency
  • Physical ability to respond appropriately to situations requiring first aid. Must be able to assist campers in an emergency (fire, evacuation, illness, or injury) and possess strength and endurance required to maintain constant supervision of campers.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and occasionally in excess of 50 pounds. 
  • Potential exposure to communicable diseases and bodily fluids.
  • Operate in a mountain environment with daily exposure to the sun and heat.