COUNSELORS

As a counselor, you get to lead a group of campers through their week at camp. In addition to creating a week of fun, you are responsible for sharing God's love with the kids in your group. Counsleors lead group discussions, quiet devotion times, and evening wrap-ups. You also get to join in the fun and experience all of our awesome camp activities with your campers!

 

LIFEGUARDS

Spend your summer on the water! Lifeguards are a vital part of our camp ministry. Not only will you help keep campers safe in the lake or pool, our lifeguards lead all of our aquatic activities like canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and river trips. Lifeguards also help out in the kitchen during meal times and spend time with campers during the counselor's time off.

 

CHALLENGE COURSE STAFF

Do you like spending your days up in the trees? Challenge Course Staff lead high ropes, climbing wall, and the zipline. They also lead off-site rock climbing and rappelling trips. Challenge course staff also help out in the kitchen during meal times and spend time with campers during the counselor's time off. This position is at Camp Otterbein only.

 

 

WORSHIP LEADER

Has God blessed you with the gift of music? Each camp has a worship leader who leads music during our two worship sessions every day. Worship leaders also help in leading activities, help out in the kitchen during meal times, and spend time with campers during the counselor's time off.

 

HEALTH OFFICER

Camp is full of bumps, scrapes, and bruises. The health officer is responsible for tracking and administering camper medications and providing first aid care. Although no medical experience is required, this position is great for a nursing or pre-med student! The health officer also helps in leading activities, helps out in the kitchen during meal times, and spends time with campers during the counselor's time off.

 

 

PHOTOGRAPHER

Help capture all of the fun on camera and video. Camp photographers take pictures and video of everything going on at camp throughout the day. They are also responsible for uploading pictures to the web every day for parents to see as well as sorting and distributing camper mail. Photographers also help in leading activities, help out in the kitchen during meal times, and spend time with campers during the counselor's time off.

 

KITCHEN ASSISTANT

Kitchen assistants help the camp cook in keeping everyone happy and full! Our camps serve high quality and nutritional meals that we make on-site. Kitchen assistants also help out with doing dishes and keeping the kitchen clean.

 

For a list of Summer Camp Job Descriptions, click here.