Summer Staff Positions
Each summer, Camp Swatara hires approximately 30 staff to fill seasonal positions, from about Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend. Positions include the following:
Summer Program Counselors | Job Description
Kitchen Staff | Assistant Cook Job Description
Buildings and Grounds Assistants | Job Description
Housekeeping Assistant (Family Camping Center) | Job Description
Storekeepers (Primarily Family Camping Center) | Job Description
Lifeguards | Job Description
Qualifications vary depending on the position but more information and application materials are available online at Http://cwngui.campwise.com/Customer/swatara/browser-check-staff.html.
This is a full-time position during our busier spring, summer, and fall seasons (approximately April 15-October 15) and is a part-time position with hours scheduled based on camp’s needs during the rest of the year. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, Camp Swatara is primarily a summer camp for children and youth. From Labor Day to Memorial Day, Camp Swatara is primarily a retreat facility with frequent weekend use and occasional midweek groups, including school groups. The Family Camping Center with 140 sites for tent, cabin, and RV camping for individuals, families, groups, and churches is open from April 1 to November 1. The Housekeeping Assistant works to ensure that camp facilities are clean and ready to use. Benefits include a weekly or hourly salary, meals when served by camp during work hours, as well as room and board, if desired, during the summer camp season (Memorial Day to Labor Day). Position is open immediately and applications will be processed as received until the position is filled.