At the Wonderful Company, we take an active role where we live and work in California’s Central Valley by developing our communities, building world-class health and wellness systems for our employees, and providing education for our youth. Wonderful Education’s core purpose is to provide the youth in South San Joaquin Valley communities with experiences and opportunities that lead them to a promising future.
Our youth are a critical component and the perfect intersection of these three efforts because we don’t believe in just today, but in building sustainable programs that will last tomorrow and evolve to become systemic over time — and this future, this tomorrow, is where our youth can act as change agents to continue the work we have started.
The Wonderful Education Team is seeking Summer Camp Counselors to support our Fit and Fun day camp in Lost Hills, CA. Professional development and training begins one week prior to our 3-week summer experience. Summer camp counselors will supervise 10-12 students and support lead instructors to deliver lessons related to healthy eating, physical fitness, healthy mind (mindfulness), and arts and support classroom management for campers ages 5-12 years old (grades K-6). Counselors should be self-directed, motivated, creative and enthusiastic about the mission and goals of Wonderful Education. This position will be supervised by the Senior Director of health & Wellness.
Counselor Training & Prep: July 8-12
Dates of Camp: July 15-Aug 2 (3 weeks)
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Lost Hills, CA – Lost Hills Park & Community Center
Here’s what you’ll do:
- Assist in the planning and implementing of daily camp activities related to healthy eating, physical fitness, mindfulness, and arts.
- Promote camper participation in all activities
- Attend and be on time to every summer camp activity.
- Must be a champion of Youth Health and Wellness.
- Be a positive student role model to all students in the camp.
Here’s what you’ll bring to the table:
- Outgoing, enthusiastic and a positive attitude
- Comfortable speaking to a room of school-aged students
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to handle stressful or difficult situations with tact and appropriate sense of urgency
- Desire to work tirelessly on behalf of students in the Central Valley of California
- Previous work with low-income and underserved youth
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
- Willingness to learn and be flexible when necessary
- Ability to multitask with strong attention to detail
Here’s what we’ll bring to the table:
Headquartered in Los Angeles, The Wonderful Company is a privately held $4 billion global company dedicated to harvesting health and happiness around the world through its iconic consumer brands. The company’s 9,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to bringing consumers everywhere the freshest, most wholesome pistachios, almonds, citrus and pomegranates; bottling the finest water and wines; and creating colorful bouquets that are sure to touch the heart. This commitment is reflected in the company’s market share: Wonderful Pistachios is America’s No. 1 tree nut brand and one of the top-selling salty snacks; Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America; POM Wonderful is the No. 1 100% pomegranate brand in America; FIJI Water is America’s No. 1 premium bottled water brand; Teleflora is the No. 1 floral delivery service through local florists; and JUSTIN Wine has the No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon in California. A 2016 Nielsen study evaluating the familiarity, quality, and momentum of more than 2,500 leading brands revealed that Wonderful Company products dominated the top 10 lists of consumers across all generations, more than any other consumer goods company.
The Wonderful Company’s connection to consumers has health at its heart and giving back in its DNA. The company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California’s Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.
The Wonderful Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.