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Good experience working at summer camp despite very low wages

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Lake George, CO

ProsWorking outside, room/board provided, strong friendships, working with kids, opportunities to advance (if you stay for a few years), attentive supervisors, ability to meet people from around the country or world

Cons15+ hour days for those in management/supervisory positions, excessive paperwork, no flexibility in time off, often stressful environment, close-quarters with young staff may cause friction

Advice to Senior ManagementProvide some flexibility to staff on time away, especially those in management/supervisory positions, up the pay for the younger staff

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Crazy atmosphere, but got to meet some amazing people.

    District Executive (Former Employee) Omaha, NE

    I worked at Boy Scouts of America


    Pros: Community involvement is top notch. The volunteers are amazing. You get to do things… Cons: The time commitment is out of this world. The goals are unrealistic, and you are not given the option to fail. Steer clear… Advice to Senior Management: I would take a long hard look at some of the cancers you have allowed to grow on the cabinet for the past… More
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    Not good

    Community Scoutreach District Director (Former Employee) Portland, ME

    I worked at Boy Scouts of America


    Pros: Making a small difference in a community is very rewarding.… Cons: Numbers driven organization that is more focused on profit than… Advice to Senior Management: NA More
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