Resident Assistant - Starting Immediately!
YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center

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Resident Assistant - Starting Immediately!

YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center
Estes Park Center, Colorado
$270.00 / week
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts soon! (Mar 26, 2018)

The Resident Assistant is responsible for helping to provide and maintain housing and activities for staff.


  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Speak and write English fluently.
  • Work varied hours and handle frequent interruptions as dictated by supervisor or staff needs.
  • Work responsibly without direct supervision and have strong organizational skills.
  • Possess an unwavering ability to maintain strict confidentiality concerning Human Resources matters.
  • Ability to handle unpleasant situations with professionalism and tact.
  • Ability to carry up to 40 lbs. up and down stairs, walk or run over uneven terrain, climb stairs frequently and walk around staff housing regularly.
  • Possess a valid, USA state issued driver's license, an acceptable driving record, and comply with YMCA driving rules to be approved to operate YMCA vehicles.


  • Familiarize new staff members with housing and Estes Park Center facilities. Facilitate staff introductions to help new employees feel welcome and comfortable.
  • Plan and implement activities to enhance the staff experience, as well as create monthly calendar of events and motivational/educational bulletin boards in staff housing.
  • Check staff in and out of rooms, assigns rooms and roommates, issues keys and opens doors for locked out residents, inspects empty rooms for damages and cleanliness.
  • Drive Human Resources vehicles as needed for staff activities, staff doctor appointments, etc. Clean and gas vehicles after activities, maintain fluid levels and coordinate other routine maintenance as needed.
  • Maintain professional and unbiased relationships with all staff members.
  • Enforce staff policies to maintain order with all age groups of staff.
  • Maintain communication with staff through meetings, announcements, notices, and newsletter articles.
  • Use cleaning supplies and chemical cleaners.
  • Maintain staff housing that is clean, safe, and pleasant & adds to a positive experience for staff. Responsible for cleaning hallways, central bathrooms and lobbies of staff housing.
  • Handle discipline of staff as needed with advisement of the Resident Coordinator or, in their absence, the Human Resource Director.
  • Reports hazards and necessary repairs to appropriate departments.
  • All other duties as assigned.


This is a seasonal, hourly (based on 40 hours/week) position, paying $270/week, with employee perks including:

  • Room (shared room in our staff dormitory with free wifi and no bills!)
  • Board (3 buffet-style meals per day, 7 days per week)
  • Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, tennis courts, mini-golf, trails, roller rink, library, and an art center
  • Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities
  • Employee programming, including free or discounted staff trips, provided by the Resident Office
  • Other employee perks and discounts, including:
    • Free passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort)
    • 20% Discount at our General Store, Rustic café, and Jackson Stable horseback rides
    • Discounts at local merchants
  • Discounted nights at YMCA of the Rockies lodges (with some date restrictions based on season/occupancy)

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