Camp He Ho Ha


Barge Driving Resource


Camp Health, Hope & Happiness, Alberta’s leading summer recreational facility for individuals with mental and physical disabilities is seeking a Barge Driving Resource person, for the season beginning in May and continuing through to August.  Camp Health, Hope & Happiness is a residential camp where campers and staff are on-site 24/7 during their 6-day stay.

The Barge Driving Resource staff is required to participate in the mandatory 10-day summer staff orientation at Camp He Ho Ha in May.  The term of employment is from May to August.

Barge Driving Resource:  The individual selected for this position will be creative, innovative, and resourceful as well as possess a love for challenges and have an ability to instruct. Duties will require the Barge Driving Resource to plan, prepare for and facilitate a program on the 20-foot barge to engage the campers for an hour-long ride around the lake. Our campers live with a range of ages and abilities.  Adaptability is a must!!!  The Barge Driving Resource is also responsible for planning and organizing nightly evening programs with the other resource team members, as well as other various camp-wide programs that are run throughout the week. The Barge Driving Resource duties will also include luggage transportation.


Dedicated individuals committed to the personal care and recreational needs of persons with special needs will find this position both challenging and rewarding. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age. This individual MUST have a driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract submitted for employment. Personal experience with people with special needs, sign language, arts & crafts, performing arts and leadership would be an asset but not necessary.

A current standard first aid and Level C CPR certificate (that will not expire during the work term), a complete clear Police Criminal Clearance Check (with vulnerability sector), and a driver’s abstract are required before the start of employment. A driver’s license and a boating license are mandatory for this position.


Resource – $8220.00 for the term of employment (before taxes).

Accommodations are provided for the term of employment listed above.

Meals will be provided during camp days.




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Thank you for your interest. Applications for this position are currently CLOSED. Please check back in December 2022 for all 2023 summer camp job opportunities.