Positions Available

Another Great Camp Story from Saginaw by Dani

First-Year Staffer

There are several summer camp jobs, internships and practicums available every summer. If you are interested in a summer camp job in Pennsylvania, here is a list of positions available:

Camp Counselors

In each bunk there are at least two counselors. Along with ensuring each child’s general welfare, a summer camp counselor accompanies their campers from activity to activity. Summer camp counselors must possess the following qualities: patience, compassion, fairness, great listening skills and most importantly, a sincere desire to work with children. We look for applicants who have experience working with children. All new applicants must be at least 19 years old or entering their sophomore year in college.


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Specialists are another important summer camp job at Saginaw. These positions require the staff member to teach a specific activity at camp. Applicants must demonstrate a strong aptitude in their specialty area and must have experience teaching or coaching children. All new applicants must be at least 19-years-old or entering their sophomore year in college.
We are currently have the following summer camp job openings:


Candidates need to be proficient in several of the following sports: Softball, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Lacrosse, Street Hockey, Field Hockey, Volleyball and Flag Football.


Swimming instructors and lifeguards (WSI Certified or the equivalent), Canoeing & Kayaking, Waterskiing and Boat Driving.

Arts & Crafts

Ceramics, Models/Rocketry, General Arts and Crafts Assistants (must have strong artistic talent), Cooking, Scrapbooking, Silk-Screening, Jewelry, Woodworking, Video and Digital Photography.

Outdoor Specialists

Archery, Adventure and Ropes Course (Zip-Line, Climbing Wall and Low & High Ropes), Dirt Bikes & ATVs (Honda, Yamaha & Polaris), Skateboarding, Go-Karts, Outdoor Adventure/Fishing and Fitness.

Creative Arts

Aerobics, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, Dance, Piano & Drama.

Support Staff

Maintenance, Office, Laundry, Driver, Housekeeping & Kitchen.

Note: We receive hundreds of applications each year for summer camp jobs in PA. Please complete all information on the staff application including references and a photo. Camp Saginaw is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants applying for summer camp employment based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Good Luck!

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740 Saginaw Road Oxford, PA 19363

 • p: 610-932-8467 • f: 610-932-3313


125 N. Burnt Mill Road Suite 200 Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

 • p: 856-428-6256 • f: 856-428-6289


888-477-CAMP (2267)

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