Camp Health Assistant, PDC

Camp Health Assistant, Peconic Dunes Camp, Southold, NY

Position Summary:

Assist with implementing the approved plan for camper health and safety.Under the supervision of the Health Director, maintain campers' health records and medicines.Respond to camper and staff injuries and illness and apply first aid as needed.May assist with opening day health screening for overnight campers.Reports to Health Director.

Required Qualifications:

  • LPN or EMT licensed to practice in New York State.
  • Certifications in CPR/AED and epi-pen as approved by the local Department of Health
  • Able to lift 20 pounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience or background in school, visiting, or public health nursing is desirable.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and Educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO and Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.


Salary: Starting at $25.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Schedule: Non-exempt – TEMP: June 5, 2023 – August 21, 2023

For More Information Please Contact:

Lisa Goldberg

Camp Operations Manager


A review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until a qualified pool of candidates is obtained.

Applicants need to:

  • Attach/upload a cover letter to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload a resume to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Attach/upload contacts info for three references to the online application in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

In the "Experience" section of your application, use the Paperclip icon to search for file(s) or use the "Drop Files Here" box to manually drag document(s) into your application.Once the application is submitted, you will be unable to change your submission or add attachments.


No relocation or VISA Sponsorship is available.

The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform their essential functions.If you require an accommodation to participate in the selection process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Human Resources at (631) 727-7850 ext. 242 or via email at

Cornell Cooperative Extension collaborates with Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and New York State residents. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

Last updated October 27, 2022