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The City of Raymore is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made solely on the basis of merit. We strive to ensure each employee a discrimination-free workplace and have a strong commitment to equal employment opportunities. We value and encourage diversity in our workforce.

Hiring decisions are contingent upon satisfactory results of a physical examination, including a drug and alcohol use and misuse screening, and a review of the results of a pre-employment background check.

Application Criteria

  • Employment Applications are only accepted for open positions that have been announced and for which we are  actively recruiting. Applications will NOT be accepted unless the position is open.
  • Applications must be received no later than the recruitment deadline.
  • If you have submitted your application previously, and are interested in a new opening, you must complete a new application. Previous applications cannot be transferred to other positions.
  • Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a fully completed online application, but may be submitted as an attachment to the online application.

Camp Counselors (Summer 2019)

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$8.60
  • Posted Date:01/03/2019


Camp Counselor's are responsible for the direction and care of a group of children throughout their time at summer day camp. Constructively works with peers and supervisors to plan, creatively implement, and supervise camp activities, including arts and crafts, sports, aquatics, field trips, and free play. Summer Camp is scheduled from May 29, 2018 thru August 17h, but is subject to change. 

Essential Job Duties - Lead and organizes a group of children in their camp activities.• Enforce camp rules, ensuring the safety of campers, staff, and the public.• Assist with lesson planning.• Perform basic cleaning duties and housekeeping chores.• Report any definite or potential physical hazards or unsafe conditions.• Assist in the preparation of reports, handouts, and notes for weekly meetings.• Fill out communications logs and forms for parents.• Encourage service to the community through camp activities. Promote postive PR with campers, parents and the community.Provide respectful, professional, positive service in all interactions between co-workers and internal and external customers.• Coach, mentor, and develop campers. Provide respectful, professional, positive service in all interactions between co-workers and internal and external customers• Perform other related duties as assigned. 

Job Qualifications - Education, experience and training that are required or desirable in order to effectively perform the job at the time of hire. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. Additional requirements and/or substitutions may be requested and require the approval of HR. Minimum of 1 year related experience with children in a structured environment. CPR and First Aid certification required, or must be able to obtain the certification. Ability to operate office equipment such as copier, fax, telephone system, and computer.• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.• Ability to accept supervision and guidance • Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control.• Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work as well as concentrate on multiple tasks simultaneously.• Ability to work independently and make responsible decisions.• Ability to use good judgment and think quickly and rationally in difficult or stressful situations. 


Work Environment- Environmental or atmospheric conditions commonly associated with the performance of the duties of this job.• Primarily an outdoor work environment.• Exposed to inclement weather and, at times, extreme heat.• Exposed to loud noises. Must be able to make visual inspections of various activity sites, regular walk-throughs of facility areas open to the public; must be able to observe and identify safety hazards, operational concerns, and parent/camper behavior; push, pull, or carries up to 25 pounds for general site preparation duties.



Physical AbilitiesThe physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential duties.• Must be able to stand and walk for significant periods of time.• Must be able to drive to and from camp activities.• Must be able to speak and hear clearly.• Must be able to lift up to 45 pounds.• Must have clarity of vision and the ability to adjust focus, judge distance and spatial relationships, and identify and distinguish colors.• Regular attendance is a necessary and essential job duty.


Online applications accepted until all positions are filled. Camp Counselors (Summer 2019)

Paper applications accepted Monday thru Friday 8:00-5:00 at

City of Raymore City Hall

100 Municipal Circle

Raymore, Mo. 64083

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