Camp Cadicasu - Out-Trip Director

The Out-Trip Director is responsible for planning, scheduling, and leading out-trips. 

Position Dates: June 17 - August 25, 2018

Salary: $285/week + room and board

Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Plan and lead out-trips of groups past the camp’s adjacent land.
  • Verify that yourself and all participants have the necessary equipment.
  • File trip itineraries (route cards) that include time of departure and arrival.
  • Organize out-tripping shed and ensure that all equipment is in good condition.
  • Check weather and inspect all camping equipment prior to each trip.
  • Gather food, cooking, and eating supplies for out-trips and day trips.
  • Be available to help in any capacity when not busy with out-tripping duties.
  • Safeguard and offer support for all staff members.
  • Maintain a high level of energy and enthusiasm no matter what the weather is like.
  • Model acceptable behaviour through a professional demeanour.

Required Qualifications

  • Positive Attitude
  • 2 Years of Post-Secondary Education
  • Class 4 Driver’s License (or willingness to acquire it)
  • Criminal Reference Check with the Vulnerable Sector Search & Child Intervention Check
  • Advanced Wilderness First Aid or Equivalent
  • Out-tripping, Camping, Orienteering, and Hiking Background


  • Previous work with children and positive references.
  • Wilderness, primitive, outdoors, survival, or earth skills knowledge.
  • Residential camp experience or community living.
  • The ability to work independently while being a team player.
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

Please send a cover letter and resume (with email addresses for 2 work or school references) to Check out our website for more information about Camp Cadicasu to convince you that this is where you should be this summer!