This Job Will Change Your Life!

Experience the significance of a summer spent in the mountains with amazing people!

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Is camp the place for you this summer?

Colvig Silver Camps has many great opportunities when it comes to summer employment. The goal of our unique and adventurous program is to fulfill our mission,

“To facilitate the development of caring, thoughtful and responsible human beings.”

This experience can be life changing. If you can stand behind our mission, enjoy adventuring into the wilderness, and most importantly, love working with kids, then Colvig Silver Camps may be the place for you this summer.

Do you have what it takes?

Applicant Requirements

  1. Must be at least 18 years of age
  2. Must have completed 1 year of college

Can you answer yes to nearly every one of these questions?

  1. Do you have genuine love for working with kids in our natural world?
  2. Do you have genuine desire to be outside all the time?
  3. Are you patient, flexible, creative, and enthusiastic?
  4. Do you have a positive attitude, fun-loving spirit and sense of humor?
  5. Can you give 100% of your time and energy to someone else no matter the circumstances?
  6. Can you handle being a role model?
  7. Have you ever been backpacking or overnight camping?
  8. Are you willing to accept guidance and feedback?
  9. Can you accept the rules and policies of an organization and follow them?
  10. Are you a caring, thoughtful and responsible individual?

CSC has changed my life. The staff are wonderful, caring, supportive and love camp with all their heart!

StaffCincinnati, OH

Important Dates | 2017

Staff Arrival Days

  • Wranglers and Expedition Coordinators: May 20
  • Program Coordinators and Pathfinding Instructors: May 27
  • Arts and Crafts, Climbing, Range and Photographer: May 27
  • Chefs, Cooks and Nurse: May 27
  • All Staff: June 2

Staff Training

  • Coordinator Week: May 28 – May 31
  • Basic First Aid and CPR: June 1
  • Staff Week: June 2 - June 11

Camp Dates

  • First Term: June 12 – July 10
  • Mid-Summer Break: July 10 – July 12
  • Second Term: July 14 – August 11
  • Last Staff Day: August 12

Pre-Camp Opportunities

Staff are allowed to show up to camp as early as May 14th for pre-camp work starting on May 15th. We have to get camp open and ready for the summer and can always use some extra help. Early staff arrivals for pre-camp work will live in a cabin and earn $50/day and then $40/day once we begin to serve meals at the lodge.

Countdown To Staff Week