Assistant Director (summer/June-August)
The Assistant Director will assist the Camp Director in the day to day operations of Camp Michigamme during the summer season. They will be entrusted with responsibilities like overseeing program area staff, managing support staff, assisting with scheduling, dealing with minor conflicts, building a safe and welcoming working environment among staff and filling in for the Camp Director in their absence. This entails upholding camp policies and enforcing them. Great opportunity for folks with prior camp experience looking for more leadership responsibilities. Must be at least 21 years old to apply. Summer runs from mid May (start day flexible) – August 27th, 2018.
Facilities Manager (seasonal/April-October)
The Facilities Manager is in charge of caring for all buildings and grounds at Camp Michigamme. They will work closely with the Camp Director to open camp for the summer season starting as early as April and then closing camp in the fall for the winter. During the summer months, they will be responsible for proper maintenance of all buildings and grounds and will supervise and train the maintenance staff in daily and weekly tasks. Must be at least 21 years old to apply and possess buildings and grounds experience, including plumbing, electrical, construction, and janitorial skills.
Head Lifeguard (summer/June-August)
You’ll be running the show at the waterfront at Camp Michigamme this summer. The safety and waterfront experience for all campers, volunteers, guests, and fellow staff will be your responsibility. You’ll be in charge of overseeing the lifeguards, managing the safety of the waterfront, maintaining the waterfront equipment and safety gear, providing all with clear waterfront guidelines, and enforcing all policies with regard to the waterfront and it’s usage. Prior lifeguarding experience required and prior supervision of a waterfront is desired. Current certifications also desired, however recertification training can be provided. Must be at least 21 years old to apply. Summer runs from June 7th-August 27th
Head Cook (seasonal/May-Sept)
You’ll be running the show in the kitchen and dining hall this summer at Camp Michigamme. The food experience for all staff, campers, volunteers, and guests will be your responsibility. You’ll be in charge of the menu, ordering, inventory, kitchen/dining hall upkeep and cleanliness, meal preparation and clean up, and supervising food service staff in the kitchen. Prior experience managing a kitchen preferred. Prior experience in food service is required. Must be at least 19 years old to apply. Season starts May 17th and runs through Sept 30th, although end date is negotiable and work tapers off at the end of the season.
Support Staff (summer/June-August and seasonal/June-Oct)
Being a member of the support staff means you will have the opportunity to help in a variety of areas at Camp Michigamme. You will be cross trained in food service, maintenance, waterfront, and various program areas as needed. If you are looking for an engaging, dynamic work experience and are willing to be trained in different areas of camp, then this is for you. No prior skills need, just a desire to learn and be trained. Areas of focus include food service, maintenance, lifeguarding, arts and crafts and more. Must be at least 18 years old to apply and must commit to the summer season from June 7th-August 5th with options to stay on through end of August, 2018. Lifeguard training will be offered June 4th – 6th free of charge for those who pass and serve for the full summer at Camp Michigamme.
Registrar and Financial Administrator (seasonal/end of April through Sept)
Help parents, campers, and guests enroll in their desired camp sessions. Assist with getting information out to families and generating positive marketing for Camp Michigamme in the months leading up to summer and the months after summer wraps up. The Registrar position is part time and can be coupled with another position (Financial Admin or Support Staff) to become full time.