Job Description

Shift Type
Job Title
Craft Shop Instructor/Housekeeping Hybrid - Seasonal
Education
Career Level
Category
Recreation
Date Needed By
Location
Estes Park Center or Snow Mountain Ranch - US (Primary)
Job Type
Seasonal
Travel
Job Description

Job Title: Craft Shop Instructor/Housekeeping Hybrid                               Status: Non-Exempt
Employee Classification: Seasonal                                                                  Revision Date: 03/2021
Reports to: Craft and Design Center Director (EPC)    
       
POSITION SUMMARY:
This hybrid position works 20 hours per week in the Program Department and 20 hours per week in housekeeping. Craft Shop Instructors will develop, implement, and oversee craft programs. This role will provide excellent customer service and engage with guests of all ages. Housekeeping staff are responsible for having assigned cabins and lodge rooms cleaned by check-in time and to meet the expectations of the supervisors and guests. 

Position Available for Immediate Hire at Snow Mountain Ranch-Required Start Date: April 2021

OUR CULTURE:  
We firmly believe in our mission of putting Christian principles into practice through programs, staff and facilities in an environment that builds healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We count on our staff to provide extraordinary experiences for our guests and for each other and we expect constant demonstration of our core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and faith.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
*     Teach arts and crafts to people of all ages and abilities in a safe environment.
*     Maintain inventory to ensure that each section has the necessary supplies.
*     Provide excellent customer service.
*     Predict, prevent, identify and respond to safety issues.
*     Communicate with all guests in a mature, responsible fashion
*     Use computer system to assist guests in purchasing crafts.
*     Assist in program development and advancement.
*     Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
*     Participate in daily cleaning of program buildings as assigned.
*     Clean cabins and lodge rooms
*     Clean lobbies and public areas
*     Work on a crew with 3-8 co-workers
*     Efficiently clean guest accommodations including the following tasks: clean fireplaces, vacuum and dust, strip linens and make beds, wash windows, clean toilets, sinks and showers, empty trash, mop and sweep floors, and clean ovens, etc.
*     Work with various types of cleaning chemicals
*     Work in other departments or program areas as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:
*     Desire to work in a recreation and activity field.
*     Must be at least 18 years old
*     Must be fluent in speaking English
*     Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus
*     Must be willing to possess current Adult and Pediatric First Aid and CPR/AED certifications 

GENERAL YMCA OF THE ROCKIES REQUIREMENTS:
*     Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith in all functions
*     Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies Mission, policies, and programs
*     Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional
*     Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff
*     Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment
*     Must meet acceptable criminal background check standards
*     All other duties as assigned

WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  
*     Must be able to lift 40 pounds
*     Must be able to walk up to two (2) miles on uneven terrain

What we offer:
This is a seasonal position with a base pay rate of $12.32/hour (based on 40 hours/week). This position includes:
Room & Board Options Available
*     Room (room in our staff dormitory with wifi, pay laundry facilities)
*     Board (3 meals per day, 7 days per week)
Other employee perks and discounts, including:
*    Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, hiking/biking/skiing trails, climbing wall, library, and craft shop
*    Free Grand Passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort - limited number available, first come first served basis)
*    Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities

Note: Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities,
or qualifications associated with the job.
 

Exemption Type
Non-Exempt
Job Requirements

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