Explore Nature. Build Character. Have Fun!

Caring, enthusiastic, fun counselors are what make camp great!

Staff at Camp Kingfisher are passionate about childcare, the outdoors, and the camp’s mission. The staff community consists of around 55 counselors, canoe instructors, lifeguards, and camp area specialists every summer.

Do you want a job that challenges you to provide a fun, enriching, and educational camp experience for children? Do you love the outdoors and environmental science? If you answered YES to the above questions, Camp Kingfisher might be a great job for you. Counselors at Camp Kingfisher are role models, mentors, and leaders. We hire counselors, canoe instructors, arts & crafts specialists, lifeguards, and teen leadership instructors. We invest in our staff with professional counselor training, team building, and naturalist instruction. Most counselors have completed a minimum of one year of college and have backgrounds in child care, education and/or natural science. Junior counselors are recent high school graduates who have experience working with children and are pursuing an education in environmental studies or education. Each staff member is carefully interviewed and passes a nationwide criminal background check. Our seven-day staff training includes experiential workshops, lessons from professionals, First Aid and CPR.


The staff community consists of: 3 Administrative Staff, 3 Head Counselors, and 55 Counselors.

Dates: CPR/First Aid/AED: (2) 3-hour courses: Dates TBD

Training: TBD

Camp: Monday–Friday, May 31, 2022–August 5, 2022

Hours: Most camp staff work between 40-50 hours per week. There are a few part-time positions, between 20-30 hours per week.


Interested in joining the Camp Kingfisher staff this summer? 

Here is the process you should follow to discover if a summer position is a good fit for you and Camp Kingfisher.

Get to Know Our Camp and Culture

Learn about our mission, our culture, and our programs. Ask friends, neighbors, current, and former staff to see if the camp might fit you. Give Debby, the Camp Director, a call and ask any additional questions you may have.

Current Camp Kingfisher Job Openings

Check out the current Camp Kingfisher job openings below (2022 positions coming soon). Complete and submit the PDF application and two professional references to the Camp Director. Questions, please ask the Camp Director.

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