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SUMMER CAMP MANAGER & SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR

Are you all about camp life?  Do you love meeting people? Looking for that next step in inspiring the next generation of eco-warriors? If you answered yes, then we want to meet you!  PEEC is seeking a highly motivated and passionate individual to join our management team as the Summer Camp Manager & Special Events Coordinator.  This seasonal position will oversee the administration and daily operation of 7 weeks of our summer day camp programs and network to build and promote our 2 major festival days: Earth Day and Harvest Festival.  Individuals will gain experience in daily administration of an Environmental Education Center and support the PEEC team as a seasoned educator, leading various environmental education curriculum classes. 

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Salary: $450 per week with shared housing and board provided

Contract Length: February 6th, 2023 until October 27th, 2023

Deadline to Apply: December 9th, 2022

To Apply: Send cover letter stating position desired, resume, and three references to: 

Stephanie Sherman-Barr, Director of Education
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR

We are accepting applications for the 2023 Season! PEEC Instructors will offer lessons and activities addressing a wide range of topics relating to natural history and ecology, environmental issues, outdoor living skills, teamwork, and communication.  Group participants range from pre-school children to adults. For more details on Instructor lessons see our Program Planning Packet and Summer Camp information.

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Salary: Starting at $400 per week, plus room and board. 

Start Date: March 6, 2023

To Apply: Send cover letter stating position desired, resume, and three references to: 

Stephanie Sherman-Barr, Director of Education
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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PART-TIME INSTRUCTOR

PEEC is looking for part-time instructional staff to assist us throughout the year. If you’re interested in getting your feet wet (literally and figuratively) with environmental education, or just pursuing your passion for the outdoors, then PEEC is a great fit! Part-time instructors  will deliver all the same content and programming as our seasonal instructional staff, ranging from topics relating to natural history, ecology and environmental issues,  to outdoor living skills, teamwork, and communication. Participants range from pre-school children to adults from a wide variety of backgrounds. 

Applicants should have experience teaching and/or working with groups and members of the public. A degree in environmental education or a related field is desired, but not required. Certifications in First Aid, CPR, lifeguarding and/or canoeing and kayaking are desirable. Applicants must be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Position may include odd work hours including, but not limited to, occasional evening and weekend work. All hires must submit to Criminal Background checks, including fingerprinting and child abuse clearances. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for employment. 

Salary: $15.00/hour

To Apply: Send resume and at least two references to: 

Derek Scott, Director of Operations
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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DINING HALL 

The PEEC dining hall is hiring! We are looking for seasonal cooks and prep staff from now through the Fall, with part time opportunities beyond into 2023. Join our kitchen team to help us continue to make PEEC a welcoming and enjoyable place for all!  

Seasonal Cook: Position Details

Seasonal Prep Staff: Position Details

Applications are available at our Front Desk.  

Please contact our Dining Hall Manager for more information or to apply:

Judith Lanza, Dining Hall Manager
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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EDUCATION INTERNS  & SUMMER EDUCATORS

PEEC offers limited opportunities for summer internships or summer positions for recent college graduates. These individuals will learn core lessons in natural history and ecology, environmental issues, outdoor living skills, teamwork, and communication prior to their work with our summer camp programming. We seek highly motivated individuals that excel in fast-paced, dynamic work settings. College credit and other internship collaborations are welcomed for credit in this position. 

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Salary: $400 per week with room and board provided.  Start Date: March 6, 2023 for Spring terms (will carry job into summer or fall) or May 15, 2023 until end of August.  

 To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and three references to Stephanie at the address below: 

Stephanie Sherman-Barr, Director of Education
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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SUMMER CAMP COUNSELOR

PEEC Summer Camp Counselors are the perfect way for young, passionate high school graduates to get their first taste of the environmental education field through working summer day camps.  Positions begin the last week of June and provide 1 week of training prior to camp.  End date is August 11th. 

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Salary: $400 per week. Housing is not provided.  Start Date: June 26, 2023

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and three references to Stephanie at the address below. 

Stephanie Sherman-Barr, Director of Education
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
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VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT COUNSELOR

This program is for youth between ages 14 and 17 with a strong interest in working with children in nature. 

Volunteer Assistant Counselors help care of those children enrolled in summer camp. PEEC's Junior Counselors provide leadership in program activities, are an appropriate role model, and aid in all aspects of the program.  They are crucial in adding energy and enthusiasm to the program, while meeting the daily needs of children.

See the Summer Camp Page for more details on this program. 

 

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