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Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco Night Watch/Security Staff in San Francisco, California

Job Descriptions:

Camp Mendocino is a residential summer camp located in Northern California. All Camp Employees are expected to live, sleep and work at Camp. Camp Mendocino provides meals and lodging for the duration of the employment period.

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco (BGCSF) is dedicated to providing children and teens with safe, fun places to learn and grow, with professional staff to offer support and guidance, serving as caring mentors and role models. One aspect of Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco's programs is Camp Mendocino (our residential summer camp). Camp Mendocino is a nationally recognized program where staff members work with youth ages 8 to 17 of all backgrounds to help them gain the qualities and skills needed to become responsible citizens and leaders.

Camp is located four hours north of San Francisco and spread over 2,000 acres. We provide transportation between San Francisco and Camp at the start and end of the summer.

We offer a wide range of activities at Camp including: swimming, a four part challenge course, mountain biking, archery, dance and drama, arts and crafts, environmental education, sports, overnight camping, and much more!

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. View other exciting career opportunities with Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco by viewing our webpage at

The Night Watch Person patrols the campgrounds at night to ensure the safety of all staff and campers. This position must be comfortable upholding rules and regulations, even if that means reporting fellow staff members or campers.


  • Ensure all campers and staff are adhering to the curfew and notify Camp leadership as needed

  • Ensure all buildings are secured

  • Ensure there are no trespassers and notify Camp leadership as needed

  • Respond to night time emergencies as needed (usually by notifying the appropriate person)

  • Doing laundry or other tasks between rounds of property

  • Maintaining all documentation

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:


  • Ability to work night shift (11pm to 7am)

  • Two years of related experience

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Honesty and accountability

  • Strong work ethic


  • Ability to work with youth and coworkers in a positive manner

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Previous experience working night shift or working at a summer camp

  • Good communication skills


  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.

  • Must be able to walk on uneven terrain for at least 3 miles

  • Must be able to be stand for 8 hours (with breaks)

  • Must be able to work in temperatures ranging from 30° to 100°

SCHEDULE: Temporary/Seasonal position. Applicants should be available June 16 - August 2, 2021 to work & live on-site at our Camp location in Northern California (Mendocino County). Please note that any offer of employment and/or start date are contingent on BGCSF's response to the COVID-19 virus. An offer may be rescinded or the start date adjusted, depending on the needs of the organization during this unprecedented global pandemic.

Keyword: Summer Camp, California, Night Shift, Youth

From: Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco