employment
 

Employment

Silver Bay YMCA is a 117-year old Conference and Training 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 and weddings. 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.

PART-TIME AND SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT (without housing)

Application employment without housing

Benefits include: YMCA Retirement, Family Membership, Shared Gratuity, Free Day Camp

 

 

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

 

Food Service: Create culinary memories in a dynamic field. Must be able to work weekends and flexible shifts, the ability to cross-train in skill sets is a plus. Download an application at www.silverbay.org 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 7:00am – 3:00pm, 3:00pm – 11:00pm and 11:00pm – 7:00am.  Must have some computer skills and be able to work weekends.  Valid driver’s license a plus. 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 3:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Laundry Attendant
SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT (with housing)

Information and 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.

Full Time Year Round

Click Here for an Application

Benefits include: YMCA Retirement, Family Membership, Shared Gratuity, Free Day Camp, Health Insurance, Paid Time Off

 

Groundskeeper: Click here to learn more!

Applications to lmoody@silverbay.org

 

Wastewater Treatment Plan Operator Trainee: Click here to learn more!

Applications to lmoody@silverbay.org

How to Apply

  1. Complete an Application Packet. There is a separate procedure dependent upon whether you are a returning Emp, will be a first-time Emp, or are applying as an International Emp.
  2. Returning Emps can download a Returning Staff 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 Emps can download a New EMP 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.
  4. First-time Emps take note: 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 Emp (please no relatives or friends).
  5. 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 Emps do not need to provide reference forms).
  6. International Emps 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.

1

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

2

Returning Emps can download a Returning Emp 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 Emps can download a New Emp 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.

4

First-time Emps take note: 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 Emp (please no relatives or friends).

5

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 Emps do not need to provide reference forms).

6

International Emps 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.