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Property and Maintenance Manager

Position Purpose: Youth For Christ reaches young people everywhere, working together with
the local church and other likeminded partners to raise up lifelong followers
of Jesus who lead by their godliness in lifestyle, devotion to the Word of God
and prayer, passion for sharing the love of Christ and commitment to social
The Property and Maintenance Manager will oversee and coordinate the
upkeep of all buildings, facilities, machines, vehicles and grounds of Prairie
River Camp. This position will have oversight over volunteer work groups,
summer staff work crews, and other part time or seasonal workers.
As a leader in this ministry, the Property and Maintenance Manager should
exhibit the following characteristics:
Devoted follower of Jesus Christ who is committed to his Lordship.
Has a strong desire for knowing the Word of God, living in its truth, and is
rooted in a life of prayer.
A strong desire to see the outdoors used as a tool to share the life changing
message of Jesus Christ.
High level of organization and self-motivation.
The ability to prioritize tasks and work through them in an efficient manner.
The desire and ability to lead and manage other workers and volunteers in a
clear and encouraging manner.
A clear communicator who is able to interact with guests and provide
resources for them.
Friendly, supportive, servant-leader.
A team player who wholly supports and engages in the mission of the
Ability to direct multiple projects and work crews.
Ability to work independently.
Diligent in project completion and overseeing the same.
Organized initiator.

Essential Job
Functions and Duties:
- Repair and Improve all camp assets (buildings, facilities, machines,
vehicles, and grounds)
Ensure that the camp complies with all state and local guidelines and
Check accommodation’s readiness including lights, heat, set up, AV
equipment set up, etc. as needed.
Greet, guide and direct groups upon arrival and act as point person/liaison
throughout their stay at camp as needed.
Assist with other various Campers Experience related functions as needed.
- Support and facilitate camp activities
- Supervise volunteers and work crews
Responsibilities include participation and supervision in the following areas:
- Building construction, remodeling, and repair
- Vehicle and equipment maintenance
- Grounds keeping
- Managing work projects, volunteer teams, and ongoing facility
development tasks

Fundraising Responsibilities:
All South Central Minnesota Youth For Christ regular full time employees will
be given the opportunity to be involved in the Stewardship functions of South
Central Minnesota Youth For Christ (hereafter SCMYFC, or YFC). These
opportunities could include fund raising events, circle of influence/YFC donor
contacts, and other opportunities as provided.

Spiritual Responsibilities:
Because the overriding religious purpose and mission of SCMYFC is to
communicate and introduce the Gospel of Jesus Christ to young people and
their families, and in that regard to make, educate and encourage life-long
disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ, it is very important that you as an
employee in the movement of YFC be recognized as an associate minister
of the Gospel.
As an employee of YFC and an associate minister of the Gospel, YFC
expects all employees to:
Seek God’s guidance and wisdom, through prayer and meditation, for
the organization as a whole as well as for specific ministry initiatives.
Participate and lead regular times of prayer, devotion and worship as a
regular aspect of your role within YFC. Teach and preach from the Holy Bible at YFC staff meetings,
conferences, camps and events.
- General Construction and Maintenance (carpentry, plumbing, painting,
electrical, HVAC)
- Heavy Equipment Operation
- Automotive and Small Engine Repair
- Managing Contractors
- Scheduling and Implementing Projects

Time:  Full-Time Year Round
Salary:  Paid - Must Raise Partial Support
Category:  Facilities/Maintenance



Updated: 2/6/2024 2:43:12 PM

Job Contact:
Lori Olson

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Why work at Prairie River Camp:

Prairie River Camp is a ministry of the South Central Minnesota chapter of Youth for Christ. Prairie River Camp serves people from all over through summer camps, high adventure activities, and weekend programs, all while offering superb retreat facilities for guest groups. Prairie River camp is a place to grow!

52792 80th Street
    Bricelyn, MN 56014


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