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February 17, 2009

Youth Bureau is Taking Applications for Camp Hollis Jobs

Applications are currently being accepted for summer jobs at Camp Hollis. Camp Hollis is a children's residential camp owned by Oswego County and operated by the Oswego City-County Youth Bureau. The camp is located in the town of Oswego on the shore of Lake Ontario. Children ages 8 to 14 attend camp for one week and participate in a variety of summer camp activities. Most jobs require residency at Camp Hollis from Sunday evening through Friday evening each week, with weekends off.

Applications are being accepted for these positions:

Counselor: Must be at least 17 years of age, with organized camp, recreation or childcare experience. June 27 - Aug. 21 Compensation range: $2,058 to $2,189.

Waterfront Director: Must be at least 21 years of age, have current WSI certificates and 3 seasons life guarding experience. June 22-Aug 21. $2,913.

Lifeguard/counselor: Must be at least 17 years of age, have current lifesaving and CPR certificates and experience in recreation or childcare. June 27 to Aug. 21. $2,310.

Assistant Kitchen Manager: Must be at least 18 years of age and have one year training or experience in professional kitchen work. June 22-August 21. Monday-Friday 11am-7pm (does not require residency). $2,976

Senior Kitchen Helper/Counselor: Must be at least 17 years of age, with experience in kitchen work, supervision and childcare. June 27-Aug.21. $2,338.

Kitchen Helper/Counselor: Must be at least 17 years of age with kitchen work and childcare experience. June 27 to Aug. 21. $2,058.

Weekend Security Guard: Must be at least 18 years of age and have training or experience in security work. April 24-October 31 as needed (does not require residency but does include some overnight work). $8.10/hr.

For job applications and additional information, contact Jim Farfaglia at the YouthBureau, by calling 349-3451 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 3451 or by . Employment applications are also available by visiting Camp Hollis' website at www.oswegocounty.com/youth/hollis.


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