• The STEM of Stranger Things 2

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    The first season of Stranger Things had us all pulled into its UpsideDown world and we counted how many Eggo waffle breakfasts until they would fill in the blanks of our unanswered questions. Did they defeat the demogorgon? Where is Eleven? Will the group ever finish their game of D&D?


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  • Daylight Savings Time is Jewish?

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    Twice a year, most homes in the United States reset their clocks – we “fall back” and “spring ahead” to participate in daylight savings time. Last night, we set our clocks back by one hour, giving us more hours of sunshine in the morning.


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  • West Coast Blast Off!


    Sci-Tech West is proud to join the family of URJ summer camps as the 18th in their beloved North American network.


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  • Head Counselor – West

    The Head Counselor reports to the camp director and will: Be a member of the leadership team, acting as a role model and key decision maker at camp Supervise and mentor the counselors, communicating daily to ensure both counselor and camper needs are being met Problem solve both with counselors, the inclusion coordinator, and the […]


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  • Roller Coaster Physics Instructor – West

    The Roller Coaster Physics Instructor is a talented, enthusiastic individual who is passionate about roller coasters, amusement park design, and working with children. The instructor will teach campers aged 9-15 with beginning to intermediate knowledge of physics, amusement park rides, and ride construction.  The instructor should have at least a bachelor’s degree in physics, design, […]


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  • Astrophysics Instructor – West

    The Astrophysics Instructor is a talented, enthusiastic individual who is passionate about astrophysics, space, and working with children. The instructor will teach campers aged 9-15 with beginning to intermediate knowledge of physics, space, and the universe.  The instructor should have at least a bachelor’s degree in physics, engineering, aerospace engineering, education, or a related field […]


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  • Video Game Design Instructor – West

    The video game design instructor is a talented, enthusiastic individual who is passionate about video games, game design, and working with children. The instructor will teach campers aged 9-15 with beginning to intermediate knowledge of programming or game design. The instructor should have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, game design, education, or a […]


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  • Robotics Instructor – West

    The Robotics Instructor is a talented, enthusiastic individual who is passionate about robotics and working with children. The instructor will teach campers aged 9-15 with beginning to intermediate knowledge of robotics. The instructor should have at least a bachelor’s degree engineering, education, or a related field and must have experience teaching or working with children. […]


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  • Program Assistant & Counselor – West

    The Program Assistant & Counselor will: work closely with the Program Director to ensure creative and engaging programming is written and executed throughout the day at camp co-oversee Maccabiah, special events, day programming, Israel programming, and hall bonding activities be detail-oriented, ensuring that no programming or initiatives fall through the cracks Fill in the gaps […]


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  • Songleader & Counselor – West

    The Songleader & Counselor will: work closely with the Jewish Life Director to bring the joy of Reform Jewish music to camp organize and lead song sessions and services, providing musical expertise and teaching new music to campers Coordinate with guest musicians to bring new ways of engaging with Jewish music to camp Teach a […]


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