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Galileo HQ is a great place to work. But don’t take our word for it—Galileo was recently ranked one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area by the SF Business Times for the fifth year running and was named one of Inc. Magazine's 50 Best Companies to Work For. Our team is dedicated, hard working and a whole lot of fun to be part of, especially if you agree that camp games and projects aren’t just for summertime… or just for kids.

It takes a village to bring fresh, inspiring, ever-evolving camp programs to over 15,000 campers every summer, and our Oakland-based team is up to the challenge. United by a shared dedication to our mission of creating a world of fearless innovators, we encourage innovation in everything we do, whether writing cutting-edge curriculum, staffing exceptional summer teams, purchasing and packing supplies, spreading the word about our camps or delivering top-notch customer service.

We post year-round positions as they become available, and each fall begin the hiring process for seasonal roles (January – June/August) on our People Operations, Customer Service and Warehouse teams.

  • Outreach Specialist

    Manage the logistics of Galileo’s summer staff outreach plan. Responsible for executing a multi-channel outreach strategy and supporting candidates throughout the hiring process, the ideal Outreach Specialist will thrive when working with details, and enjoy multi-tasking. This is a temporary position, beginning in January and running through June of 2015, with the possibility of extending through July.

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  • Customer Service Specialist

    In addition to responding to customer phone calls and emails with enthusiasm and professionalism, Customer Service Specialists assist with Galileo’s financial assistance program, reviewing applications and awarding financial assistance to over 1,500 campers.  If keeping accurate track of details, working with software and technology, and being part of a close-knit team sound enjoyable, then this might be the fit for you. This is a temporary position, beginning in December and running through July or August of 2015.

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  • Interview Specialist

    Responsible for screening thousands of applications, bringing camp to life through phone interviews with hundreds of candidates, and passing the best of the best along to the final stages of our hiring process, Interview Specialists need a keen understanding of people and a warm, friendly phone presence. This is a temporary position, beginning in January and running through June of 2015, with the possibility of extending through July or August.

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  • Purchasing Coordinator

    The perfect role for someone motivated by supporting the success of a team, the ideal candidate is extremely organized and thrives on completing administrative tasks and managing multiple small projects.  This is a rare opportunity to learn from and work closely with the leaders of Galileo’s supply chain management, working behind the scenes to help prepare for the summer.

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  • Area Director

    A talented team of Area Directors is at the core of Galileo’s success.  Each Area Director manages four to eight of Galileo’s K-8th grade summer camps, and collectively, the Area Director Team drives the overall direction of Galileo’s programs. This is a full-time, year-round role based at our Oakland headquarters.

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