YMCA Camp Erdman - Jobs on the North Shore of Oahu!
Join us for the challenge of a lifetime in Hawaii
Camp Erdman is a YMCA Camp located on The North Shore of Oahu, we specialize in providing unforgettable experiences to kids from across the world.
Camp Erdman is a year-round camp and conference facility. Summer camp runs from late May to early August, school programs run from August to May, and conference and retreats run year round.
We look for hardworking individuals who want to be at camp for the right reasons. At camp, you will work long days and won't have much time off. You will also make a difference in children's lives, grow personally, and have the adventure of a lifetime.
If you want to work hard and have an unforgettable summer, apply to join the team at Camp Erdman.
- Summer Camp Season: May 24th to August 10th
- Intern Season: Year Round
Summer Camp - Counselor ($175 per week) - Lead a group of youth on the adventure of a lifetime at our overnight summer camp. Click here for full job description.
Summer Camp - Program Staff ($195 per week) - For experienced staff who feel they are ready to lead program area in our overnight summer camp. Program areas include sports, art, nature, lifeguarding, ropes course staff, and teem programs staff. Click here for full job description.
Summer Camp - Unit Leader ($225 per week) - Provide leadership and support for a team of counselors and program staff. Previous leadership experience required. Click here for full job description.
Summer Camp - Support Staff ($175 per week) - Provide support to our camp team by helping with logistics, driving 14 passenger busses, projects around camp and other duties as assigned. Click here for full job description.
Summer Camp - Camp Nurse (Weekly salary, depending on experience) - Oversee all healthcare at camp. Must be a Registered Nurse. Click here for full job description.
Intern (3 month unpaid placement) - Fulfill your college requirements as a Camp Intern. Roles vary depending on skills and experience but may include marketing/photography, camp programming, customer service or maintenance. Click here to view the full intern job description.
Our Ideal Candidate
We are looking for outgoing, energetic, personable leaders. Camp Staff must be prepared to work long days and put in 100% at all times. Staff should enjoy working with kids and spending time outdoors. While there are no specific required qualifications we are looking for people to be role models to the children we serve.
Experience working in a camp setting is preferred.
Room and Board
Housing is provided to all program staff. Counselors and Program Staff live in cabins with kids. Other staff live in dormitory style staff housing. 3 meals a day are provided in our camp dining hall. All meals feature a vegetarian option.
Staff and volunteer trips and fun days are organized by our director team.
Getting Here and Getting Around
Camp is isolated on the North Shore. There is a staff van that is used for staff and volunteer trips, etc.
All staff and volunteers are responsible for the cost of flying to Hawaii. We will transport you from the airport to camp when you arrive on the island.
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How to Apply
To apply for employment, please complete and return this application.
To apply for intern positions, please complete and return this application.