Staff and Summer Employment

/Staff and Summer Employment
Staff and Summer Employment 2018-03-15T20:13:53+00:00
Thank you for your interest in working at Camp Wakeshma! Since 1925, Camp Wakeshma has earned the deserved reputation for conducting a balanced program of recreation and learning experiences. We provide the perfect atmosphere for children to cultivate an appreciation for nature, develop skills, build friendships and create memories that will last a lifetime! The variety of camps offered provide excellent opportunities for boys and girls with specific or general interests.
Our qualified and dedicated staff is committed to making the experience at Camp Wakeshma a significant contribution to each child’s personal growth. We are currently seeking individuals that believe in the possibilities and strengths of today’s youth. If you can serve as a role model, have lots of fun, work cohesively in a team/family environment, have sound judgment, enjoy being silly and goofy, and prioritize safety you are invited to apply to join our community and make a difference in the life of a child!

To Apply for a Staff Position at Camp Wakeshma:

Applications for our 2018 summer season are now being accepted.

Review the available staff positions for our 201 summer season (listed below) and determine which one (or two) would best suit you and what you are looking for in a summer job. Then carefully read the application instructions.

Positions (Click on position name for job description):

Application Instructions:

1. Submit your basic information and availability using the following form and submit it electronically.      

2. Below you will find two documents to download, print out, complete and return to the address provided. Complete each document in black pen. Please do not staple the documents together.

Job Application
Background Check Form

3. You must also provide us with 3 letters of recommendation unless you worked for us in 2017.

4. Once the required documents and completed forms are received and reviewed by camp administrators, qualified applicants will be contacted and moved into the second stage of the hiring process.

5. Mail to:

Camp Wakeshma
59149 Camp Wakeshma Road

PO Box 6
Three Rivers, MI 49093

If you have not previously worked at Camp Wakeshma and are 21 years of age or older, then you will need to print the following form, fill it out, and mail it in with your application.

Request for Central Registry
We look forward to hearing from you,
Maggie Hawrysz
On-Site Director
Todd Schierbeek
Executive Director