Basic Job Descriptions (actual duties may vary by needs of the camp):
21 year old age minimum
- Program Director
- Aquatics Director
- Shooting Sports Director
18 yr old age minimum
- Archery Director
- Outdoor Skills Director
- Ecology Conservation Director
- Store Manager
- Camp Cook
- Camp Commissioner
16 year old minimum
- Lifeguard/Aquatics Instructor
- Asst. Cook
15 year old minimum
- Merit Badge Instructor
- Store Clerk
Basic Employment Requirements:
- At least 15 years old by the first day of camp.
- A registered member of the Boy Scouts of America
- Physical ability to function in a rugged environment at over 8,500 feet for extended periods.
Some positions have additional age, training and skill requirements.
Camp season begins June 10, 2012 and runs through August 11, 2012.
If you are or will 14 years old, please consider our Counselor-in-Training program.
Camp staff bunk in wall tents for the summer and return home on weekends.
Staff members are responsible to provide their own transportation to and from camp. However, as a service, the camp provides a bus for staff transporation that departs Salt Lake City (usually 2100 South Home Deport parking lot) on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. and departs from camp on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. to return staff to the HD parking lot. Camp provides food, tent, bunk and a salary.
Compensation starts at $125 per week for youth staff. For other compensation info, contact the camp director.
For information about employment at Camp Tomahawk, contact the camp director, Ben Watson, at (801) 582-3663.
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