Summer Jobs

Working at Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da

Working at a summer camp is one of the most rewarding experiences you can do. It will give you the opportunity to learn, develop and demonstrate practical skills for future employment while being in a supportive environment with an amazing community of people.

Our staff are the backbone of our camp and are the reason so many campers come back year after year. We are fortunate to be able to hire all of our counsellor staff internally after they attend camp as a camper and have completed our CIT Leadership program. Many of our Support Staff – our Kitchen Staff, Maintenance Workers and Canoe Trip Leaders were also once campers or counsellors! 

By working at Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da, you will learn:

  • Teamwork experience
  • Hands-on experience
  • Practical problem solving skills
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Work accountability

Summer 2022 Job Openings

Summer of 2022 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.

When hiring Support Staff, we look for energetic and engaging staff who are committed to working in a unique, rustic, outdoor environment. Camp Mi-A-Kon-Da values the diversity of people. We welcome and encourage applications from folks of all abilities. Room and Board is provided for all our staff.  Interested candidates are encouraged to send their resumes and cover letters to brandon@miakonda.com.

We look forward to meeting you!

Mi-A-Kon-Da is currently hiring for a short term contract to fill the position of Camp Nurse. The Camp Nurse or “Patch” is responsible for providing high quality nursing care to campers and staff. Patch looks out for the well-being of everyone at camp and is comfortable in promoting and maintaining everyone’s health. The Camp Nurse must enjoy working with children and maintain appropriate health records during treatment. For more information check out our Camp Nurse Job Description.

Share your love of the outdoors leading canoe trips with us! Mi-A-Kon-Da is looking to hire a Canoe Trip Leader for the summer to lead 2 to 6 day canoe trips with small groups of campers and their counsellor. While on trip, 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, check out our Canoe Trip Leader Job Description.