Spruce Lake’s retreat, youth camp and outdoor education ministries serve over 30,000 people annually here in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. It takes caring, skilled and dedicated people with a heart for Christian service to fulfill our call to ministry every day. The Spruce Lake team works together to glorify God, serving the body of Christ and our community through relationships, programs and services that promote evangelism and discipleship. Consider these opportunities in the Pocono Mountains as a service opportunity of genuine value to God.
 

** Summer Employment – Click to APPLY online!

We rely on the enthusiasm and skills of our summer team members to meet the needs of guests and campers at Day Camp, Wilderness Camp and the Retreat Center. Join us for a summer of meaningful work!
 
** Summer Jobs OPEN NOW @ Day Camp:

  • Counselors for kids ages 5-13 (must be 18+ years)
  • Shuttle Driver
  • Media Specialist (photography and video)
  • Office Assistant

** Summer Jobs OPEN NOW @ Wilderness Camp:

  • Head & Assistant Counselors (must be 18+ years old)
  • Media Specialist (photography and video)
  • Office Assistant
  • Adventure Program Facilitators
  • “Prep & Serve” Food Service
  • Program Assistant
  • Expeditions Guides for ages 12-18

** Summer Jobs OPEN NOW @ Retreat Center:

  • Chef/Cook
  • Dishwashers
  • Housekeepers (full-time, summer)

For general information about summer camp roles: 

SUMMER STAFF ASSISTANCE Program – open for information and to apply for the  supplemental summer salary benefit.

 

 

** Full-time Positions – Click to APPLY online!

(1) Chef & Cook / FT year-round

Participate in Spruce Lake’s Christian ministry by using skills in all aspects of food production and quality food service for guests. Join a staff team dedicated to providing outstanding dining experiences, ensuring that quality culinary dishes are served on schedule and correcting any problems that arise quickly and effectively. Approve all food items before they leave the kitchen.  Contact Food Service Director, Spruce Lake, 5389 Route 447, Canadensis, PA 18325; 800-822-7505; fax 570-595-0328.

 

 

**Part-time Positions:

(1) Housekeeping Dept: Housekeeper / PT, year-round

Looking for flexible part-time work with competitive pay and incentives to earn more by exceeding expectations? Then Spruce Lake is looking for you! We are a thriving ministry dedicated to pointing people toward Christ through hospitality and guest service. We currently have openings from 10-29 hours per week in housekeeping and laundry services, based upon your availability. Bring your skills to the team and demonstrate your attention to detail, personal integrity, and a positive attitude.

  • Apply for this position online.
  • Or, mail resume with printable application form (below) to: Retreat Center Director, Spruce Lake, 5389 Route 447, Canadensis, PA 18325 / 800-822-7505 x 128 / Fax 570-595-0328.

 

(2) Food Service: Salad Prep Staff / PT, year-round

Part-time, year-round Food Service role in a Christian ministry environment with daytime hours; weekend and some evening shifts required. It’s a great opportunity to interact with guests and staff with courtesy, helpfulness and attention to detail. This role includes all of the upfront preparations for our daily salad bar, so that all items are of high quality and well presented. Prior food service experience is highly recommended.

  • Apply for this position online.
  • Or, mail resume with printable application form (below) to: Food Service Director, Spruce Lake, 5389 Route 447, Canadensis, PA 18325 / 800-822-7505 x 138 / Fax 570-595-0328.

 

(3) Food Service: Dishwashers & Dining Room Host / PT, year-round

If you’re looking for part-time, year-round work with flexible hours and/or rotating shifts, one of these open positions could be for you. Dishwashers and the Dining Room Host at Spruce Lake serve in a Christian ministry environment and interact with guests and staff with courtesy, helpfulness and attention to detail. The Host role includes being a “first responder” to guests’ needs and monitoring the food service line at meals.

  • Apply for this position online.
  • Or, mail resume with printable application form (below) to: Food Service Director, Spruce Lake, 5389 Route 447, Canadensis, PA 18325 / 800-822-7505 x 138 / Fax 570-595-0328.

 

 

 

 

For ALL open positions – if applying by mail:

Please send us the appropriate Application Form below along with your Resume to proceed through the application process.