Summer Camp Field Trip Counselor

Gorham - Grow With Us

Posted March 7, 2018

The Town of Gorham’s Recreation Department is seeking energetic, patient, and fun-loving individuals interested in being a Summer Camp Field Trip Counselor during the months of June through August.  This is a seasonal position averaging 10 – 30 hours per week.

Field Trip Counselors assist Camp Counselors in maintaining the safety and well-being of campers at all times while on field trips, especially during aquatic activities. Duties include actively participating with campers in camp activities, helping ensure campers are accounted for at all times and encouraging camper involvement in activities. Field Trip Counselors act as positive role models to campers and help Camp Counselors provide a safe, healthy and fun experience for camp program participants. Pay starts at $10 per hour, but candidates with current CPR/First Aid certification and/or Lifeguard certification are eligible for additional compensation.


Must enjoy working with children. Prior experience with children preferred.

To Apply:
Please print and submit a Town of Gorham Employment Application found HERE. Applications are also available at the Human Resources Office during normal business hours.

To view a copy of the job description, please click HERE.

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Completed Applications:
May be submitted by regular mail, hand delivered, or emailed to:

Julio Santiago
Camp and Childcare Director
Gorham Recreation Department
75 South Street, Gorham, ME 04038


The Town of Gorham is an Equal Opportunity Employer.