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Aspen Alley Wilderness Coordinator/Guide


General Statement: The Salvation Army is a branch of the Christian Church and the ultimate goal of all programs is spiritual regeneration of all people. The Aspen Alley Wilderness Coordinator will conduct him/herself at all times in a manner that will bring honor and glory to God and credit to The Salvation Army. To the best of his/her ability to further the Army’s commitment to Christian camping.

Corps/Department: ASPEN ALLEY RANCH
Reports to: High Peak Camp Director

Education and Work Experience: Minimum of three years experience in camp recreational activities. Combination of college education, training and experience in the camping industry. Ability to maintain and develop summer activities. Maintain a self-motivated and self directed schedule, regularly excercising discretion and judgment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Knowledge of The Salvation Army mission, philosophy, culture, protocol and organizational structure. Must have ability to work well independently in a detailed, professional and courteous manner. Friendly and personable. Excellent customer service skills required. A team player; must work well with others. Experience in supervision of staff. Must have good communication skills and pay close attention to details. Desired to have a thorough knowledge of building policies, procedures and event requirements. Possess a valid driver’s license. Certifications required: CPR-First Aid, Wilderness Advanced First Responder, and Food Handlers.

Software-related skills: Microsoft Word and Excel required, Lotus Notes, Working knowledge of integrated database applications and ability to use new software programs
with basic training.

Scope of Position/Essential Functions: The Aspen Alley Wilderness Coordinator’s main responsibility lies in summer programs at Aspen Alley Ranch, assisting in staff oversight, program development, summer discipleship, staff training, equipment inventory and maintenance, and trail marking/guide. You may be asked to assist in other duties not directly listed in this job description. This is necessary for a smooth operation of Aspen Alley Ranch. Staff members are expected to be flexible and cooperate cheerfully.

Physical Requirements: Ability to sit, walk, stand, bend, squat, climb, kneel and twist on intermittent or continuous basis. Ability to grasp, push, pull, and reach overhead. Ability to operate telephone and radio equipment and/or satellite phone. Ability to lift up to 25 pounds, Ability to access and produce information from a computer, Ability to understand written information. Qualified individuals must be able to perform the essential duties of the position with or without accommodation. A qualified person with a disability may request a modification or adjustment to the job or work environment in order to meet the physical requirements of the position. The Salvation Army will attempt to satisfy requests as long as the accommodation needed is reasonable and no undue hardship would result.

Acknowledgement of Religious Purposes of The Salvation Army: The employee acknowledges that he/she has been informed and understands The Salvation Army’s religious purpose and status as a church. The employee agrees that he/she shall do nothing to his/her relationship with The Salvation Army as an employee to undermine its religious mission. The employee agrees and understands that his/her services are a necessary part of The Army’s religious purposes and his/her work related conduct must not conflict with, interfere with, or undermine such religious programs or The Army’s religious purposes.

This position should not be interpreted as all inclusive. It is intended to identify the major responsibilities and requirements of this position. The incumbent may be requested to perform job-related responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this position statement.

Time:  Full-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Programming



Updated: 12/19/2016 9:38:02 AM

Job Contact:
John Amschler
(970) 586-3311

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Why work at High Peak Camp:

Camp is a place where kids can run, play and learn about God in the outdoors. Our ministry is dedicated to sharing the Gospel and having a blast going on new adventures.

111 Salvation Lane
    Estes Park, CO 80517

(970) 586-3311

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