Employment

Be Part of an Incredible Organization

Silver Bay YMCA is a 117-year old Conference and Family Retreat Center located on the northern shores of Lake George in New York. Throughout the summer, Silver Bay serves over 800 people per week from guests and conference participants to family reunions. Outside of the summer season, Silver Bay welcomes many different conferences and school groups. Silver Bay prides itself on the dedication and love its staff has for the YMCA and the community that Silver Bay serves. This 700-acre facility offers an eclectic experience for both employees (referred to as EMPS) and guests. Silver Bay is situated in a sun-dappled Adirondack paradise offering programs and activities for all generations.

Come be part of an incredible organization, striving to make the world a better place.

Full time year round employment

Benefits include: YMCA Retirement, Family Membership, Shared Gratuity

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Front Desk Reservations Customer Service: Send resume, cover letter, and application to Karyn Ryan at kryan@silverbay.org.

Administrative Assistant to the CEO: Send resume and cover letter to Steve Tamm at stamm@silverbay.org

Conference Services Coordinator: Send resume and cover letter to Lindsey Butler at lbuter@silverbay.org

 

Part-time and seasonal employment (without housing)

Benefits include: YMCA Retirement, Family Membership, Shared Gratuity

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Food Service: Create culinary memories. Must be able to work weekends and flexible shifts, the ability to cross-train a plus. Download an application and send to Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org

Front Desk Associates: Energetic, bright, outgoing individual who enjoys working with people in a fast paced environment.  Looking to fill all shifts including 7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm and 11pm-7am.  Must have some computer skills and be able to work weekends.  Valid driver’s license a plus. Download and send application to: Karyn Ryan at kryan@silverbay.org.

Hospitality Services: Make a great first impression. Must be able to work weekends and flexible shifts. Valid driver’s license a plus.  Send application to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

  • Housekeepers: Available shifts 7:30am – 3:30pm and 3pm – 11pm
  • Laundry Attendant

Spiritual Life Administrative Assistant: This position serves as part of the Spiritual Life staff and offers administrative support to the Director of Spiritual Life and the Chaplain. This position will provide a welcoming and positive presence to all those who come to the Spiritual Life Center. Download an application and send it to gallen@silverbay.org.

Seasonal employment (with housing)

INFORMATION & APPLICATIONS

Staff Information Booklet 2019

New Staff Application 2019

Returning Staff Application 2019

Each year Silver Bay hires approximately 180 staff during the summer and 10-20 staff during the Spring and Fall to work and live on campus. The EMP Information Booklet provides more information about the EMP Experience and the jobs we have available. Please contact personnel@silverbay.org with any additional questions.

Year round part-time employment

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Spiritual Life Administrative Assistant: This position serves as part of the Spiritual Life staff and offers administrative support to the Director of Spiritual Life and the Chaplain. This position will provide a welcoming and positive presence to all those who come to the Spiritual Life Center. Download an application and send it to gallen@silverbay.org.

Ready to Apply? Please review the steps below

1

Complete an Application Packet. There is a separate procedure dependent upon whether you are a returning Employee, will be a first-time Employee, or are applying as an International Employee.

2

Returning Employees can download a Returning Employee Application, or you can contact us to obtain one by e-mailing your address to personnel@silverbay.org, or calling us at 518-543-8833 ext. 211.

3

First-Time Employees can download a New Employee Application, or you can contact us to obtain one by e-mailing your address to personnel@silverbay.org, or calling us at 518-543-8833 ext. 211.

You must be 18 years old or a graduate from high school to work at Silver Bay. You must also provide three references; from either a teacher, minister, employer, or a former Employee (please no relatives or friends).

4

Your application is not considered complete until all three reference forms are completed and returned. The reference forms are included in the first-time staff packet (returning Employees do not need to provide reference forms).

5

International Employees must have a Silver Bay Contact Person (for example a former employee, guest, member or YMCA employee that has a Silver Bay connection). Please e-mail us at personnel@silverbay.org with your address and the name of the Silver Bay Contact Person who referred you and we will send you an International Application.

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