Camp Photographer and Videographer – YMCA Camp at Horsethief Reservoir

Location: Cascade, Idaho
Date Posted: 11-21-2017
Camp Photographer and Videographer – YMCA Camp at Horsethief Reservoir
At the Y, we believe children discover themselves through interactions with others and having the freedom to explore. YMCA Camp at Horsethief Reservoir immerses children in a community where making friends is natural, exploring new interests is encouraged, and discovering inner strength is guaranteed. YMCA Camp teaches self-reliance, instills a love for nature and the outdoors, and builds character and leadership—all amidst the fun of camp fires, canoeing, archery, friends, zip-lining, paddleboarding, mentorships, ropes course, and so much more. YMCA Camp at Horsethief Reservoir is positively the best way to change a child’s life.

The Camp Photographer and Videographer will be responsible for all aspects of camp photography and videos.  The Photographer and Videographer will be responsible for taking photos and videos of camp programs and participants, editing for content, and creating weekly slide shows that that tell the story of camp.  Must have the ability to work autonomously with the core Y values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.
Wage Range:
$300 - $324 per week
Proposed Starting Date:
June 10th, 2018
Date of Interviews:
December 2017 - May 2018
Key Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age.  Successful candidates will have experience in quality photography and videography.  Must be skilled in Microsoft Office, particularly Movie Maker (or similar software) and be able to effectively communicate with camp participants and staff members.  Must have CPR and First Aid certifications prior to the starting date.
Additional Requirements:

This is a seasonal position with dates from June 10th – August 10th.   Camp schedules will be Sunday-Friday.   Some full weekend shifts maybe required.  All camp staff receives a 24 hour time off period every 7 days.   
Job requires ability to walk, stand, sit (including on the floor), bend, lean, and kneel in a variety of indoor and outdoor locations. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. Must have ability to lead and participate in physically strenuous activities in a high altitude outdoor environment. Must be able to live on property in Cascade, Idaho during programming.
Application Process:

All interested staff must submit a resume and a letter of interest stating your skills and knowledge that would qualify you for this position. 
External Candidates must complete an application and submit a resume.  If you have any questions regarding the position please visit our website at or contact
Alli Miles
Human Resources Recruiting Director
1177 W. State St., Boise, ID 83702
(P) 208 344 5501 ext 209
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