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We’re always looking for Christ centered people that are passionate about the Gospel, motivated to succeed, and believe in working together as a team. We love what we do and we believe that the best organizations are only as great as the team behind them. We’re building a team of people dedicated to “reaching the next generation with the Gospel of Christ.”

Every person who works with us must agree with our Statement of Faith. Please read it before contacting us.

open positions


Lead Carpenter

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented professional Lead Carpenter to serve on our Property Services team. Responsibilities will include constructing and maintaining our facilities utilizing carpentry and leadership skills. We are looking for a person who has the proven ability to lead carpentry projects with excellence in a team environment. A willingness to assist other team members in work outside the carpentry trade is essential.

Requirements
  • Minimum of four years of carpentry and general construction experience.
  • Supervisory experience is required.
  • Must have good planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work as part of the Property Services team.
  • A basic knowledge of plumbing and electrical work.

Recruitment Representative

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually oriented person to serve as the Recruitment Representative for the Admissions Department of the New York Bible Institute. Responsibilities include advancing the marketing strategy by ensuring the dynamic representation of the school at a broad range of venues. The goal would be to generate a constant flow of prospective students for the Admissions Counselors, as well as assisting in the coordination of all Campus Days, College Fairs and promotional aspects at our Camps and with ministry teams.

Requirements

Requirements

  • A college degree and prior supervisory experience are highly desirable.
  • Strong relational and networking abilities
  • Strong communication skills, both in a platform setting and in individual relationships
  • Strong administrative and supervisory abilities

Culinary – Seasonal Opportunities

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry minded, spiritually oriented culinary professionals to help lead and oversee the day-to-day operations in our New York kitchens. This position not only includes leadership but the opportunity to be involved in the daily production of meals while maintaining the state health code and training and working with the other kitchen staff.

Requirements

• A minimum of three years of culinary and leadership experience
• Able to manage and prioritize tasks
• A desire to work with and train young people
• Strong communication and relational skills
• Serve Safe Certification is preferred.

Food Service Manager

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry minded, spiritually oriented Food Service Manager to lead and oversee all aspects of the Culinary Services Department at our New York facilities. This rewarding position offers variety from day to day, including staff development, planning, coordination, and communication. Responsibilities also include operational, financial, technical, and administrative control over assigned culinary areas.

Requirements
  • A minimum of 10 years of leadership and culinary experience
  • Previous multi-unit management experience is a plus
  • A college degree is highly desirable
  • Strong communication and relational skills
  • Serve Safe Certification

Chef

Schroon Lake, NY and Hudson, FL Kitchens
Description

We are looking for a ministry-minded, Professional chef to serve with us year-round in our NY and Florida kitchens. A qualified candidate will be a capable self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, detail-oriented, thorough and accurate, capable of multitasking in a fast-paced work environment. Position requires a high degree of flexibility.
Part-time summer positions are also available.

Requirements
  • A minimum of five years of related experience.
  • A desire to work with and train young people.
  • Able to manage and prioritize tasks.
  • Able to function under pressure while meeting deadlines.

Summer Camp Nurses

Schroon Lake, NY and Hudson, FL
Description

Summer Seasonal Registered Nurses opportunities available at our camps in New York (June 23 through August 16, 2019) and Florida (June 9 through August 2, 2019). We have volunteer and salary positions available, plus room and board. We offer eight exciting, action and fun-packed weeks. As part of our Nursing team, you will have opportunities to minister and impact the lives of young people. Duties include but may not be limited to Camper and staff assessments, first aid, medication administration, documentation, health record review, rotate on call, daily shift report, communication with parents and health center coordinator.

Requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Sharp assessment and critical thinking skills
  • Current NY State RN or LPN licensure or eligibility if applying for a position in NY.
  • Current FL State RN or LPN licensure or eligibility if applying for a position in FL.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications.

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