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Camp Medic

Camp Medic needed with certifications of EMT, WEMT, or RN.
International Falls, MN
Wages/Pay:
$4000.00 / season
Experience:
Some
Start Date:
Seasonal

Ogichi is looking for 2 WEMTs, EMTs, or RNs to head up our infirmary this summer!

Ogichi is a team of enthusiastic, inspired, initiative-taking college-aged young women who are making a meaningful impact on young women in the outdoors. We’re excited to meet you!

The best fit:

  • The right candidate for this job is a collaborative self-starter who can handle the demands of a fast-paced environment
  • Someone who shares Ogichi’s core values and has a passion for outdoor experiences

The perks:

  • Co-lead 2 wilderness canoe trips over the course of the summer
  • Fresh, healthy meals prepared by our kitchen mamas each day (we can work with food allergies!)
  • Camp culture of kindness, fun, and hard work
  • Find a home away from home and a lifelong community

The details:

  • Female
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Drivers license
  • WEMT, EMT, RN, or equivalent certifications
  • At least 1 year of experience in a medical professional role
  • Contracted from June 2 through August 8
  • Salary based on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Caring for 85 campers with the support of summer and medical staff
  • Delivery daily medications
  • Assembling med kits for 12 wilderness trips
  • Providing medical care for sick and injured campers
  • Taking campers into town to be seen at clinic/ER as needed
  • Corresponding with parents and staff about the health status of campers
  • Maintaining infirmary upkeep (laundry, cleaning, etc.)

Where you’ll be living:

  • Infirmary building includes medic apartment, a waiting room featuring really comfortable couches, and camper “sick wing”
  • Camp medics will share a room in apartment style housing
  • Private WiFi connection used exclusively for camp medics
  • Laundry inside of medic apartment
  • Food, housing, and transportation included

“My best summers have been working at Ogichi. Where else can you get awesome backcountry medical experience, empower young women, and spend a whole summer outdoors in beautiful northern Minnesota all at once?!” Eileen, 2016 Camp Medic

How to apply

If interested, please email Ogichi Director, Kathy Dix, with resume and references.

Contact:
Kathy Dix
Email:
kathyhdix@gmail.com
Website:
ogichi.org