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Seasonal and Year-Round Specialized Positions in Camp & Outdoor Education

The YMCA hires hundreds of seasonal employees for our variety of urban and outdoor Day Camp sites throughout Hamilton, Burlington and Brantford. In Haliburton, YMCA Wanakita hires year-round and seasonal positions to support summer overnight camp and year-round outdoor education program.

Camp staff become key figures in the lives of the children, youth and adults whom they teach, lead and have fun. We look for staff who will be positive role models to campers of all ages.

YMCA Wanakita - Current Openings

Status: Accepting

Type of Position: Part Time Contract

Location: YMCA Wanakita Camp (Haliburton) 

Rate of Pay:  $18/hour
Position Status: Part Time Contract 
Placement: Immediate

If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application, cover letter and resume attention to: Cam van Velzen -

Status: Accepting

Type of Position: Full-time with benefits and complimentary General YMCA membership

Salary Range: $20/hour

Placement Date: Immediate

Benefits & Perks: We offer an array of total rewards to recognize loyalty, longevity, and passion for the work we do:

  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • Competitive total compensation packages
  • Group health and benefits plans (includes medical, dental, and prescription medication, subject to eligibility)
  • Generous pension plans with employer matching
  • Free YMCA Health & Fitness Memberships
  • Professional development opportunities including paid training and access to YMCA education scholarships
  • Reduced rates for YMCA Child Care, Camp, and Child & Youth programs (subject to eligibility)
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Opportunities for career advancement

Apply Now !

If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application and resume to:

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Status: Accepting

Position Status: Seasonal Contract with a possibility of extension

Rate of Pay: $160/day

Placement Date: December 27, 2023- March 17, 2024

Interested in Applying?

Please submit your resume by November 26, 2023, to the attention of:

Sandra Dabrowski, Outdoor Centre Director

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Applications are OPEN for the Summer of 2024!

View our Summer 2024 Employment Postings


Apply now through our CampBrain portal here

Day Camps - Current Openings