Camp Counselors, Activity Leaders, Office Staff & Cooks!
Camp Thunderbird

Every Summer Has A Story ... Join Us To Live Yours

Far enough from civilization, yet close enough to the college town of Bemidji to enjoy time off!


Camp Counselors, Activity Leaders, Office Staff & Cooks!

Camp Thunderbird
Bemidji, Minnesota
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in 2 months (Jun 10, 2020)

Camp Thunderbird for Girls and Camp Thunderbird for Boys in Bemidji, Minnesota. Our communities are an eclectic mix of campers and staff from more than 8 countries, 25 states and 70+ suburbs across the US. We hire over 200 staff between our two camps. 

Our separate boys and girls camps operate independently with a spirit of cooperation. Staff members enjoy the social aspects of our close proximity and partnership. 

Thunderbird is a place where staff expands their leadership and communication skills while teaching and working closely with campers. We are a stepping stone to related youth and adult-oriented fields and we love to help launch our staff and campers.  

Activity Staff and Cabin Counselors To Teach - Arts and Crafts, Cheerleading, Farm, Fishing, Garden, Horseback, Outdoor Living Skills, Tennis, Pottery, Sailing, Ski Boat Driver/Instructor, Swimming and Windsurfing. 

Seeking Trip Leaders: for multi-day and week backpacking, bike and canoeing trips in Minnesota, Wisconsin, the Pacific Northwest, and the Western States and Canada. 

Office Staff and Cooks please also inquire. 

Most staff members live in cabins with 3-4 counselors and 6-10 campers.

All applicants must be willing to work hard, be a team player and enjoy the outdoors. 

Contract dates are June 10-August 12 with optional weeks of work available on either end of the summer. The salary for the summer includes: room and board, a travel stipend, and is based on qualifications, current certs, etc.

Certifications available in - Lifeguard, Wilderness First Aid, and Wilderness First Responder Certification

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