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!

2023 Staff Positions
Now Hiring!

  • Waterfront Director
  • Health Officer
  • Kitchen Director
  • Program Director
  • Counselors
  • Unit Leaders
  • Lifeguards
  • Store Director
  • Junior Counselors/Dishwashers
  • Kitchen Assistants
  • Maintenance Assistant
  • Night Cook/Photographer

Read job descriptions

Camp Director Position Filled!

Wakeshma welcomes Chuck Black, Camp Director for 2023 Season. Read more about the Camp Director position.

Summer 2023 Staff Position Applications

NOW HIRING FOR 2023! Applications for our 2023 summer season will be accepted on January 1st 2023 and will be completely electronic through UltraCamp.

Review the available staff positions for our 2023 summer season (listed above) 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. Please note that staff training will take place approximately a week before camp so keep that in consideration for your availability.

Staff Application Instructions

1. Set up an account through UltraCamp and go through the Application process online. You need to be 16 in order to work at camp. If you are under 18 have your parents set up an account and then go through the application process on their account. The Job Application is under “Reservations.”

2. You must also provide us with 3 letters of recommendation unless you were hired for us in 2022. All letters of recommendations can be uploaded onto UltraCamp.

We look forward to hearing from you!