Trip Leader furthers the mission of YMCA Camp Bernie through the planning and leading of off-site activities and assisting with coverage of the Wellness Center. Deliver activities that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the camper’s age and abilities. The trips leader will manage trip equipment, planning and enforcement of safety policy while on trips. During non-trip days they will assist with the operations of the wellness center.

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff


-Must be at least 21 years of age.
-Must carry current certifications in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer or CPR/AED for the Healthcare Provider, and ARC or YMCA Lifeguard certification with Waterfront Module.
-Must have the ability to lead activities, be a group leader, and be flexible.

Preferred Skills:

WFA/WFR or other medical experience preferred.

About YMCA Camp Bernie

YMCA Camp Bernie’s Overnight Camp is a traditional, co-ed program for kids entering grades 2-10. Campers are grouped into Units by gender and age, with each Unit divided into cabins composed of 8-10 campers and 2-3 counselors. Our traditions and camp spirit unite our overall camp community as campers are engaged in instructional activities, structured free play and memorable all-camp events each session.

Application Instructions

Please visit https://www.campbernieymca.org/job-opportunities for full job description, compensation information and application instructions.