Job Posting

Out-Tripping Director

Title: Out-Tripping Director
Department: RKY Camp
Reports to: Summer Camp Director
Payroll Category: Weekly
Pay Rate: $570 per week
Employment Category: Seasonal
Placement Date: June 13 – September 1, 2023 (spring and fall Outdoor Centre contracts available)

Major Duties:

The Out-Tripping Director is responsible for the planning and preparation of out-trips that occur each session.

  • Coordinating and designing the skill development for the Out Trip Program.
  • Schedule all of RKY Camp’s Out-Trips and supervise the RKY Camp Rovers placed in the Out-Trip Area
  • Provides significant leadership regarding scheduling, gear management and program quality control.
  • Designs age appropriate route for all RKY Camp out-trips.
  • Maintaining a tidy and stocked Out-Tripping Area.
  • Coordinating with the Section Heads and Program Director the session trip schedule.
  • Gear maintenance and repair.
  • Menu planning and food ordering
  • Contributing to the evaluations and coaching of the counselling team.
  • Providing significant leadership to RKY Camp Summer Staff and Non-Counselling Staff Training.
  • Exude a timely, professional and quality appearance to all RKY Camp clients.


Committed to Vision and Values: Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, strategic outcomes and values of RKY Camp.

Child and Youth Focused: Creates a caring, loving and supportive environment. Ensures program design and physical lay-out meets the needs of children and youth.

Problem Solving: Identifies an issue and works towards solutions.

Initiative and Teamwork: The ability to be proactive within the organizational priorities and strategies.  Participates proactively in the development of team goals, plans and outcomes.

Leadership:  Guides, motivates and inspires self and others to take action to achieve desired outcomes. Is a personal role model.  


  • Previous overnight summer camp experience and experience in an out-tripping environment.
  • Current certification in Wilderness First Aid
  • National Lifeguard Service Certification
  • G class Driver’s License and a clear driving record (Insurable under RKY Camp’s automobile policy)
  • A clear vulnerable sector Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Persons
  • Additional qualifications (At least one of):
    • Wilderness First Responder
    • F Class Driver’s License
    • ORCKA Flat Water or Moving Water Certifications
    • Advanced Aquatic Leadership Certifications
    • Food Handlers Certification

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April 21, 2023

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