Employment Opportunities

Counselors at Walton's Grizzly Lodge

We will begin hiring for the summer of 2023 in January. Those who are interested in working at camp next summer are encouraged to contact us prior to our hiring season for details about how to apply.

Camp Office 530-274-9577

Hiring Director paul@grizzlylodge.com

Walton’s Grizzly Lodge Summer Camp hires responsible, enthusiastic individuals who want to spend their summer working as role models and mentors for children. We look for individuals who want to spend their summer working with children in a structured outdoor setting.

First year staff salary for the summer of 2022 is $550/week. We expect to increase this amount for the summer of 2023. Room, board and laundry is included. Bonus of $500 paid for those with current Life Guard Training. We also reimburse for taking and passing a Life Guard Training course. 

To be considered for employment applicants need to be available to work from June 5 through at least August 12 and preferably until August 19.

Applicants are required to be at least 18 years old and graduated from high school prior to 2023.

If we wish to proceed further after reviewing your application and are not able to meet in person we will request that you submit a 10-15 minute Video Interview, take part in a one on one Zoom interview or join us for an online group interview. 

All application materials must be returned in a timely manner to be considered for employment. During the application process we look for individuals who take initiative, are able to follow through and show good attention to detail.

Before submitting your application check that the email addresses for your references are correct and current. Applicants who do not have all three references returned to us in a timely manner will not be considered for employment.

Once you submit a completed application, please check and follow up with emails regarding your application. Our expectation is that emails sent to applicants will be read and responded to in a timely manner.

We do not anticipate hiring staff outside of the United States.

Please do not have parents, relatives or friends request or check on the status of an application.

Our camp staff is required to be fully vaccinated and boosted if eligible prior to the start of summer.

If you have any questions about our application process please call our office.

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