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Camp Housekeeper/Laundress (Music Conservatory) - Camp Grandview

GA - Jasper, GA 32 CAMP GRANDVIEW CIR 30143, JASPER, Georgia, United States of America Req #5563
Friday, January 18, 2019

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a temporary job opening for a Camp Housekeeper/Laundress (Music Conservatory) for Camp Grandview located in Jasper, Georgia.


Job Summary

Performs a variety of housekeeping duties for a camp; cleans restrooms, offices, and other camp facilities; washes, stores, and distributes linens; ensures the neatness and cleanliness of the camp facilities on a daily basis.  Incumbent also functions as a music instructor to assist and support the musical component of the Camp program.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to perform general cleaning activities for buildings.  Ability to follow instructions and work independently.  Knowledge of effective cleaning and sanitizing practices as well as proper safety precautions.  Ability to maintain an adequate inventory of cleaning supplies.  Ability to communicate effectively with campers and camp staff.  Ability to communicate and work with groups participating (age and skill levels) and provide necessary instruction to campers and staff.  Ability to observe camper and staff behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques.  Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards related to the activity.  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 work with children outdoors in various conditions.  Ability to observe children and youth and ensure their safety.  Ability to meet attendance requirements.  Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.  Ability to exert the physical energy required to performing housekeeping and minor maintenance work.


Education and Experience

No formal education or experience required.


Licenses and Certifications

CPR and First Aid Certification


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Some physical requirements of the Camp Conservatory Housekeeping/Laundress position could be endurance including climbing, standing, some bending, stooping, and stretching.  Eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity to manipulate housekeeping/ laundress equipment and activities are required.  Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate camper activities/programs and the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Have a willingness to live in a camp setting and work irregular hours delivering a program in the facility available.  Operate with daily exposure to the sun and heat and varying environmental conditions.  


Additional Information

Camp Staff Orientation will be held June 4 – 9, 2019 and participation is MANDATORY.


The 2019 Summer Camp program will be held June 10 – July 14, 2019.

If you are unable to work the entire program session, please let us know on your application.

Compensation: $200.00 per week 
Christian Work, Fellowship and Environment 
Room and Board 
Ministry Opportunities


All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 


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Other details

  • Job Family GA-EXEMPT
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator Seasonal
  • Job Start Date Tuesday, June 4, 2019
  • Job End Date Sunday, July 14, 2019
  • GA - Jasper, GA 32 CAMP GRANDVIEW CIR 30143, JASPER, Georgia, United States of America