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Kentucky 4-H Camp Staff 2021

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Kentucky 4-H Camp Staff 2021
Requisition Number DU07292
Department Name 81360:4-H CENTRAL OPERATIONS
Work Location Multiple Locations - See Description
Salary Range $1,450 - $3,400 per month, meals, and housing. Visit www.4hcampjobs.com to see a more precise salary based on job duties.
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

High school diploma or GED required; College experience preferred

Required Related Experience

Applicants must be 19 years of age or older by August 1, 2021 for employment. Experience in the position for which the applicant is applying is preferred.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Applicants applying for an aquatics or Camp Program Educator position must possess a lifeguard certification from a nationally recognized organization valid through the entirety of summer and/or complete an aquatics training and certification session with 4-H staff. Lifeguards must be able tow swim up to 500 yards lap swim without stopping, tread water for 2 minutes without use of hands, and retrieve a 10 pound object from 10 feet of water without goggles.

Applicants applying for a healthcare provider position must possess an EMT certification (or higher) from a nationally recognized organization valid through the entirety of summer.

Physical Requirements

Applicant must be available to work long hours in a noisy environment, work in outside/hot conditions, and be on feet for long periods of time while wearing an approved face covering that meets current COVID-19 guidelines.


Days, nights, and some weekends. Staff are expected to live on the camp property and follow COVID-19 safety recommendations while on and off duty. Internship positions are mid-May 2021 through early August 2021.

Job Summary

Kentucky 4-H Camping is seeking summer staff who can provide exceptional customer service, high-quality educational programming, and endless fun for the 13,000+ campers and volunteers attending four residential 4-H camp facilities for summer 2020: (Lake Cumberland 4-H Camp, Nancy; Feltner 4-H Camp, London; North Central 4-H Camp, Carlisle; West Kentucky 4-H Camp, Dawson Springs)

Available intern positions include (varies by locations):healthcare Providers, Program Educator, Shooting Sports, Leadership Development, Challenge Course, Environmental Education, Agriculture Education, and Aquatics. To view job descriptions and responsibilities visit www.4hcampjobs.com.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 02/12/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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University of Kentucky
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