Job Description – Driver
Summer 2019

Background: The URJ Henry S. Jacobs Camp is a residential, Jewish summer camp located in Utica, MS that serves campers ages 7-16, who spend between ten days and six weeks on-site during the summer. We strive to create a healthy, nurturing environment for campers and staff to try new activities, build meaningful relationships, and grow their Jewish identities. We are seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as the Driver.

Qualifications:

  • Strong background and experience in camping and/or related fields.
  • Desire and ability to work with adults with various experience levels in a camp setting.
  • Ability to stay organized and accomplish logistically focused tasks.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to give & take constructive criticism.
  • Must be in compliance with company insurance policies.
  • Must be comfortable with driving at all times of day.

Responsibilities:

  • Pick up and drop off campers, staff, and community member at the Jackson airport
  • Drive and buy camp supplies during the day.
  • Transport campers and/or staff to the hospital when necessary.
  • Complete other tasks as assigned.
  • Exercise good judgment and safety consciousness at all times. Act as role-model for safety with staff and campers.
  • Directly responsible for maintenance and upkeep of the camp vehicle.
  • Attend in-camp training sessions and staff meetings as required.

Designated Supervisor: Assistant Director