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POSITION: Camp Ranger
Reports to: Director of Maintenance
Location: Camp Redwing, Renfrew, Butler County, PA
General Statement of Duties: Responsible for general camp and building maintenance and supervision of maintenance helper. Housing for Camp Ranger is provided and living on-site is required.

Essential Functions:
• Work closely with camp directors, staff and volunteers to ensure successful camping experiences;
• Building and equipment maintenance;
• Responsible for year round camp maintenance to include snow removal, clearing trails, maintaining roads, mowing lawns, and tree/brush removal;
• Supervise and patrol the property;
• Ensure a safe and healthy camp environment;
• Know and enforce council policies and emergency procedures;

Candidate must have working knowledge of carpentry, electrical and plumbing; ability to operate equipment such as mowers, tractors, trucks, log splitter and hand tools; must have valid driver’s license; clearances required; flexible schedule; EOE

Please submit your resume to recruiting@gswpa.org by August 29, 2014

POSITION: Grant Coordinator
Reports to: Director, Corporate and Grant Funds
Location: Pittsburgh Office
Part-time: 15-20 hours/week

General Statement of Duties: Responsible for managing relationships with United Ways, Community Foundations and corporations within the 27 county territory.

Essential Functions:
•Manage and submit funding proposals and related reports to United Ways, Community Foundations, SECA, and CFC to cultivate, build and maintain strong relationships;
•Identify, manage and submit all EITC funding proposals and related reports to corporations located within the territory;
•Manage and complete grant reports and work in collaboration with the appropriate department;
•Adhere to the achievement of the established fund raising goals;
•Assist in carrying out the fund development annual plan of work;

Bachelor's degree in business administration or related field; min 3 years fundraising experience with a medium to large non-profit organization; min 2 years grant writing experience; ability to work well with others to gather required information; excellent oral and written communication skills; proven effective prospect research, educational programming and entrepreneurial drive; EOE

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to recruiting@gswpa.org by September 5, 2014.

POSITION: Leadership Facilitator (2 positions available)
Hours: Part-time; average 10-15 hours per week
Location: City of Pittsburgh

General Statement of Duties: looking for energetic and passionate individuals to work with girls in various school districts in the City of Pittsburgh; responsible for delivering and overseeing all aspects of the assigned progressive Girl Scout leadership program; programs are fully developed and training is provided; program delivery occurs in-school, afterschool, possibly during summer, some weekends, and some evenings;

Essential Functions:
•deliver Girl Scout curriculum and programming that is girl led and encompasses empowering activities that are relevant to girls’ lives;
•coordinate and implement leadership activities and outings that may include but are not limited to camping retreats, cultural outings, and community projects, as well as Girl Scout product sales/fundraising activities;
•schedule guest speakers relevant to girl topics;
•work closely with children, parents, school liaisons and agencies;
•train and oversee volunteers which may include parents & college students;
•oversee financial transactions and budgets;

Bachelors in Education or related field; applicants must have experience working with large groups of children in grades 6-8 and/or 9-12; reliable personal transportation & valid driver’s license a must; current clearances required; excellent communication skills; $12-$15 per hour; EOE

Please submit your resume to recruiting@gswpa.org by September 5, 2014

Camp locations are: Camp Redwing in Butler County; Camp Hawthorne Ridge in Erie County; Camp Conshatawba in Cambria County; Camp Skymeadow in Armstrong County; and Camp Singing Hills in Venango County.

Download and complete the forms below. Please print the following forms – camp staff application, 3 reference forms and the Voluntary Disclosure and Authorization form. When you print three (3) reference forms; follow the detailed instructions at the top of the form. Please impress upon your references the importance of returning the completed forms as soon as possible. We cannot consider you for employment until we receive a camp staff application, Voluntary Disclosure and Authorization Form and 3 reference forms.

Mail your completed documents to GSWPA, Attn: HR, 2359 Freeport Road, Kittanning, PA 16201 or email recruiting@gswpa.org.

When your documents are received, we will forward them to the appropriate Camp Director. You may be contacted for an interview.

Note: all positions may not be available at all camps and some positions have a minimum age requirement. CPR and first aid certification provided; training provided; clearances required.

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