Program Coordinator - WB Surf Camp

WB Surf Camp designs and conducts a diversified mix of children and teen summer camps as well as adult travel adventure programs.
Phone: 910-256-7873
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Session Length(s) / Cost: Day & Overnight Camp / North Carolina
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Job Description
WB Surf Camp designs and conducts a diversified mix of children and teen summer camps as well as adult travel adventure programs. Its brand symbolizes a long-standing commitment to technical instruction expertise and ocean safety awareness on the beach and in the water. The reputation of WB Surf Camp is based on over a decade of facilitating safe, educational, and exciting marine science, ocean safety and learn-to-surf programs. 

The Program Coordinator is responsible for the preparation of our companys flagship teen overnight, specialty and travel camps. For over a decade, WB Surf Camp has continued to expand their program offerings and locations. They are seeking a candidate who is passionate about working in a summer camp environment, is extremely quality-oriented, self-driven, and has a vast array of skills and experiences to bring to this position.  

WB Surf Camp is located in the beautiful coastal city of Wrightsville Beach, NC. Their company culture is laid-back yet professional with a strong dedication to environmental education and conservation.

This is a full-time, year round position that reports directly to WB Surf Camps Operations Manager.

Job Qualifications 
Education & Work Experience 
  • Minimum of a bachelors degree in one of the following areas: Environmental Science/Marine Science/Hospitality Services/Parks & Recreation/Business Management. Masters degree is preferred.
  • 3+ years working in a camp management position
  • Experience with program and curriculum development
  • Surfing experience preferred but not required


  • Ability to effectively communicate the needs of each program to camp partners to ensure that all camp needs are being met.
  • Ability to remain focused in a fast paced, stressful, and noisy environment.
  • Excellent critical thinking skills.
  • High attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • High level of competence in Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Excellent written and oral skills.
  • Extremely professional phone manner, customer service, and other communication skills.
  • Outgoing and well-spoken with a professional demeanor.
  • Team player with a positive attitude, even when things are not going according to plan.

Other Requirements

  • At least 25 years of age.
  • Comfortable with a demanding work schedule during the summer months.
  • The schedule for this position is Monday-Saturday from mid-June to mid-August with no  scheduled vacations.
  • Must be able to work 50-60 hours per week from June - August. The work week from September   May is approximately 40 hours (no less than 40).
  • Must have your own reliable vehicle.
  • Must be able to drive a 15 passenger van (with a clean driving record)
  • Must be able to lift and carry items up to 45 pounds outside during the heat of the summer.
  • Must have personal cell phone to be used to communicate with staff.
  • Ability to be on call (24 hours) when camps are in session.
  • Ability to work around dogs as our office mascot is a yellow lab named Launi.


The salary for this position will be based on the candidates educational background and work experience. The additional benefits for this position are stated below. 

  • $100 per month towards health insurance.
  • $250,000 life insurance policy.
  • Five days of paid time off available after October 1st. PTO cannot be taken on-season.
  • The following paid holidays will be available after your first summer season:  New Years Day, Good Friday, Thanksgiving and the following Friday, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
  • Complimentary surf & stand up paddle board instruction.
  • Discount on travel adventures, gear, and apparel.
  • Bonus/Profit Sharing after first year of employment
  • Flex time to take advantage of good surf! 

Employment Dates

Permanent- starts 1/2/2012

How to Apply
Please email your resume to
Contact Camp
Mailing Address:
WB Surf Camp
7213 Ogden Business Lane, Suite 214
Wilmington, NC 28411
Phone:  910-256-7873