CLEAR Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with the Center for Lifelong Education and Recreation at SUNY Potsdam! CLEAR offers a variety of programs throughout the year and all of our staff play an integral part in the successful implementation of our activities.

In compliance with SUNY policies, CLEAR staff undergo background checks and SUNY Potsdam student staff must also consent to screening of both their judicial and academic records.

Overnight Summer Camps and Tournaments


All applications for overnight summer camp positions must be submitted by the date indicated under individual listings.

For questions, please contact Alex Allen by calling (315) 267-2738 or via e-mail at allenaw@potsdam.edu.

Crane Youth Music Camp Counselors
Basketball Camp Counselors
Lifeguards
Aquatics Director
Medical Support Personnel
Medical Director


Crane Youth Music Camp Counselors
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Basketball Camp Counselors
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Lifeguards
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Aquatics Director
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Medical Support Personnel
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Medical Director
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Non-Credit Programs
& Day Camps


Instructors
Want to teach for us? Tell us about yourself or submit a Course Proposal!

Instructors are also strongly encouraged to complete and submit an Instructor Application.

Non-Instructional Positions
For the majority of CLEAR positions applicants are expected to submit employment materials to:

CLEAR
389 VHE, SUNY Potsdam
44 Pierrepont Avenue
Potsdam NY 13676

Questions may be directed to clear@potsdam.edu.

The following positions are open to SUNY Potsdam students. Please check individual listings to determine whether applicants are expected to complete an Employment Application or submit a cover letter, resume, and references. Please note that none of the positions are eligible for Federal Work Study.

Administrative Assistant
Graphic Design Assistant
Gymnastics Coaches
Lifeguards
Photographer
Drawing Models Day Camp Assistant
Day Camp Directors
Day Camp Workers


Administrative Assistant
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Graphic Design Assistant
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Gymnastics Coaches
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Lifeguards
SUNY Potsdam Lifeguards are responsible for ensuring the safety of facility patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies. Applicants must have a thorough knowledge of lifeguarding surveillance and rescue techniques and the ability to apply these skills in an aquatic environment. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• recognizing and responding effectively in emergencies,
• enforcing all aquatic facility policies, rules, and
regulations,
• inspection of the facility and equipment,
• reporting any unsafe conditions or equipment to the
supervisor,
• completing records and reports,
• participation in regular in-service training sessions,
and
• regular exercise to maintain fitness level (strength and
endurance).

An understanding of facility characteristics, rules, policies, and procedures, leadership and public relations skills, and decision-making skills are necessary. *The majority of lifeguard shifts through CLEAR occur in the Merritt Hall Pool and are single guard appointments.

Qualifications: Current certification in Lifeguard Training and First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescue in accordance with NYS Department of Health regulations required.

Wage/Salary: $10/hour

Application Instructions: Please visit or notify CLEAR to complete an application.

Photographer
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Drawing Models
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Day Camp Assistant
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Day Camp Directors
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.

Day Camp Workers
CLEAR is not accepting applications at this time.