Northern Pines - 2017 Summer Job Opportunities

published on 1/1/2017

Located near Park Rapids, Minn., this is a "cabin style" camp with programs involving treehouse camping, waterfront activities, some canoeing, crafts, recreational field, and more. Northern Pines hosts the Christian Friendship Camps for special-needs campers.

Seasonal opportunities include these program staff (salaried positions; must be 18 years or older):

  • Discovery Trek Counselors: responsible for campers during the week: lead small group discussions, Bible study, recreational activities, counseling, safety and more

  • Christian Friendship Coordinator: oversees Christian friendship camps for persons with mild to moderate mental disabilities ages 16 and older.

  • Friendship Counselor: responsible for Christian Friendship campers during the week. Must be patient and have a passion for working with developmentally delayed people.


Also seasonably available are these support staff (hourly wage) positions:

  • Kitchen Assistants: Assist cook, duties in serving and cleaning after meals

  • Lifeguards: direct waterfront activities, provide Red Cross lifeguard training; must be First Aid & CPR certified

  • Housecleaning: clean cabins, lodge, and grounds

    Click here to apply online for this position.