Summer Camp Staff

Cascade Pacific Council hires 300 enthusiastic camp counselors annually to serve as handicraft assistants, sports instructors, shooting sports supervisors (archery, BB gun, .22 caliber rifle, skeet, and black-powder), trading post managers, facilities maintenance and food service staff, natural sciences and Scout skills instructors, lifeguards, and horse wranglers. These staff members serve at ten day and resident camps throughout Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington.

Age 14 may serve in volunteer 'Staff in Training' roles at day camps.
Age 15 may serve in volunteer 'Staff in Training' roles at resident camps.
Age 15 and older may serve as paid staff members at day camps.
Age 16 and older may serve as paid staff members at resident camps.

We look forward to meeting you and learning why YOU want to be a camp staffer!

How to Apply

Online Application

Select your camp position of interest HERE. (job openings will be listed soon!)

Once you have selected your position of interest enter your information to be considered.


Interviews are held in February and March (More interview dates to come!)  See information about the 2019 interviews below. Everyone interested in working at a camp is encouraged to come and interview for Summer Camp Staff.   Applications this year will be online only and will be available soon.  Please fill out the application prior to arriving to an interview date.  If you are unable to attend the interviews, you may still fill out the online application to submit your information.

2019 Interview Dates

Saturday, February 2, 2019 in the Portland area at 9:00AM  LDS Church- 10300 SE 132nd Ave, Happy Valley OR 97086

Friday, February 8, 2019 in Salem, OR at 7:00PM, LDS Church- 862 45th Ave NE, Salem OR 97301

More Interview Dates To Come!


Camp Staff Downloads (coming soon!)