Staff Positions

Activity Counselors

All of our counselors specialize in an activity area where they must be able to teach groups of campers. Activity Counselors are needed for all of camp’s activities. Have experience on a Fencing team? Love teaching children sports? Are you a Fine Arts major at school? Do you love eating whipped cream off plates? Would you love to dedicate your summer to giving 400+ girls your undivided attention and care? We can use your skills at camp! Specific certifications may be required. Camp will provide additional training for some activities, such as High Ropes and Archery. Counselors must have completed at least one year of college.

Click here to apply to join Camp Chinqueka’s Summer Staff!

Lifeguard/Swim Instructors/Boating Instructors

LGT/WSI certifications are required for this position. Certification classes are available in June.

Camp staff belays for rock climbing camper
Camp lifeguard directs group in canoes

Head Counselor, Program Director, CIT Director, Special Events

These administrative positions are generally filled with returning staff, but sometimes we will look for new applicants to fill these roles. Must be a college graduate or be working towards a college degree, with previous experience in education or summer camps.

Media Team

Are you skilled at taking photographs of happy, strong, loud girls? Can you create energizing videos of our daily life here at camp? We hire photographers and video production specialists to memorialize our summer. Expert skills in photography and video/editing is required.

Support Staff

We hire for a variety of support staff positions, including members of our maintenance team, kitchen team, and office staff. We also hire a Head Chef and Assistant Chef positions, both which we require extensive backgrounds working in kitchens. We have a Head Nurse (RN) on staff, as well as an Assistant Nurse, perfect for a nursing student!

Staff and campers appreciate the view from top of hike