COVID-19 Communication - Summer 2021 - updated on February 1st, 2021

Summer 2021 Job Openings

Summer of 2021 will be here before you know it! Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da is in search of enthusiastic and outgoing leaders to join our Support Staff for next summer. Qualified candidates are encouraged to send their resumes and cover letters to

Available Positions

Camp Cook
The Camp Cook is the leader of the kitchen staff. They are responsible for the cooking, plating and serving of all meals, and for the delegation of appropriate tasks to the Assistant Cook, Kitchen Assistant and Dishwashers. A strong Camp Cook is an organized leader who is comfortable with a fast paced environment and managing other staff. For more information on the position, please see the Camp Cook Job Description.

Assistant Cook (Baker)
The Assistant Cook is an important leader with the kitchen staff team. Their main responsibilities are baking desserts and doing the prep work for meals such as making salads and chopping veggies. The Assistant Cook assists in cooking, serving and putting away food under the Cook’s direction. When the Cook is off, the Assistant Cook takes over the Cook’s duties. For more information on the position, please see the Assistant Cook Job Description.

Working in the background to ensure the camp continues to run smoothly, Maintenance staff are responsible for the keeping camp facilities clean, maintaining the water system, driving boats, and food delivery. In addition, our Maintenance workers work hard to make repairs and improvements to our facilities so that we may continue to enjoy camp on beautiful Birch Island. For more information on the position, please see the Maintenance Job Description.

Canoe Trip Leader
A Canoe Trip Leader leads 2 to 6 day canoe trips with small groups of campers and their counsellor. While on trip, their responsibilities include route planning, meal planning and prep, navigation, and safety. Canoe Trip Leaders work closely with Camp Staff while on trip to educate campers on basic camping skills, promote independence, self-reliance, and respect for each other and the environment. For more information on the position, please see the Canoe Trip Leader Job Description.

Without any power on the island, Dishwashers are vital to the set-up, serving, and clean-up of every camp meal. Dishwashers work as a team of six and are responsible for keeping the kitchen clean while assisting the cooking staff whenever required. Dishwashers are supervised by the Kitchen Assistant, and are responsible to the Cook, the Assistant Director and Director. We have 1-month positions available in August. For more information on the position, please see the Dishwasher Job Description.