Paid/Volunteer Positions at Wallowa Lake

March 08, 2018

Are you prepared to have the time of your like while working to help create spaces of Christian hospitality and care?

While you are working at beautiful Wallowa Lake Camp, nestled in "Oregon's Alps," your housing and most of your meals will be provided.

Together, we will work as a team, serving guests through the practice of Christian hospitality by sharing tasks, including basic housekeeping, maintenance, dishwashing, and anything else needed to help make a guest feel comfortable and at home.

Hours will vary with some periods of very long hours.  Potential staff must be able to work quickly and stand / work for very long hours. 

All applicants must pass a required background check.

PAID POSITIONS:(start/end dates somewhat flexible….end of May – mid Sept or early Oct?)

  • HORSE CAMP FEMALE COUNSELORS   July 29 – Aug 18 (no horse experience necessary)
  • HORSE CAMP LEAD                                  July 29 -  Aug 18 (no horse experience necessary)
  • *HORSE CAMP FEMALE COUNSELORS IN TRAINING   unpaid volunteer counselors-great experience & references

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS: (available for over 16 year olds)
   *volunteer up to 6 hours a day and get free housing, meals when served and free time to play!

  • DISHWASHING needed when groups are at camp
  • MEAL SET UP / CLEAN UP needed when groups are at camp
  • CONSTRUCTION as needed
  • MISCELLANEOUS as needed such as window washing, grounds clean up, weed-eating, ….
  • PAINTING/STAINING  as needed
  • OFFICE ASSISTANTS (long term seasonal at camp (filing, shredding, camp store, phones, other and/ or volunteer from home doing computer work; verifying staff forms)
  • CAMP CHAPLAIN  leading morning watches when groups are in camp, other…
  • PROGRAM LEADERS designing and leading camp programs

CONTACT: Camp Director: Peggy Lovegren / 541-432-1271
Wallowa Lake Camp   84522 Church Lane, Joseph, OR. 97846

Feel free to write or call for job descriptions, volunteer information, and to apply!  Come Join the Fun!

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