Employment

Be Part of an Incredible Organization

Silver Bay YMCA Conference and Family Retreat Center is 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: Health Insurance, Paid Time Off, 10% YMCA Retirement, Family Program Fees, Free Day Camp, Shared Gratuity

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

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

Front Desk Supervisor: Send resume and cover letter to: Karyn Ryan at kryan@silverbay.org.

Hospitality Route Supervisor: Send resume and cover letter to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

Lead Cook: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Housekeeper: Send resume and cover letter to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

Part-time year round & seasonal employment (without housing)

Benefits include: 10% YMCA Retirement, Family Program Fees, Free Day Camp, Shared Gratuity

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Cook: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Dining Hall Supervisor: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Dining Room Server: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Front Desk: Send resume and cover letter to: Karyn Ryan at kryan@silverbay.org.

Front Desk Night Shift: Send resume and cover letter to: Karyn Ryan at kryan@silverbay.org.

Housekeeper: Send resume and cover letter to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

Laundry Attendant: Send resume and cover letter to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

Lobby Porter: Send resume and cover letter to: Trisha Winchell at twinchell@silverbay.org.

Prep Cook: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Utility Staff: Send resume and cover letter to: Chet Lastowski at clastowski@silverbay.org.

Part-time year round & seasonal employment (with housing)

INFORMATION & APPLICATIONS

Staff Information Booklet

New Staff Application

Returning Staff Application

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.

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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