The A/U Ranches are open year round and offer a variety of programs throughout the year, with our busiest time being in the summer. To support these programs, we hire dozens of seasonal employees each year.

How to Apply

Complete the online employment application which includes uploading a cover letter referencing the position you are interested in AND a resume:

Employment Application

Upcoming needs:

Kitchen Staff

Have you ever wanted to work for a camp program but don’t have a whole summer free? Come help us out at one of our programs throughout the year, including service weekends, Christmas Camp, summer camp, 100 Elk programs, and more.

This is an hourly paid position open to anyone 18 years of age or older. We are looking for folks who enjoy time in the kitchen supporting food and fellowship. Willingness to learn new things and being creative are always a plus! Food Safety Certification course provided.
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100 Elk Outdoor Center – spring season:

100 Elk Seasonal Lead Instructor & Seasonal Instructor

If you love the outdoors and working with students in an inspiring, active environment, then working for the 100 Elk Outdoor Center may be for you. We employ seasonal, part-time and full-time staff to support our outdoor education programs in the fall and spring, and Youth Adventure Day Camp during the summer.
Seasonal Lead Instructor Job Description
Seasonal Instructor Job Description

How to Apply

    • Submit a resume via email.
    • Complete the online application.

Note: please specify which season(s) you are applying for.

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Summer Youth Camp:

At summer Youth Camp, activities include mountaineering, mountain biking, water activities, horsemanship, creative arts and sports. Working with campers can be a life changing experience – living Christian Science while developing leadership and outdoor skills in a loving, playful environment. We have a variety of positions available based on your interests and experience:

Camp Counselor

Serve campers in a program area that fits your interests and skill at Sky Valley or Round-Up Ranch. New this year: a counselor-at-large position that flexibly supports specific programming or camper needs.
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Counselor-In-Training (CIT) positions

If you are 16 or 17 years old, spend the summer developing outdoor and other hirable skills while learning to be a counselor.
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Program Head

Take the lead on a specific program for the summer, further developing management and leadership skills.
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Support Staff

Come support camp this summer in a variety of ways. This application should be used to apply for the following positions. Full job descriptions have been linked where needed. 

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Bunkhouse Parent

Adults and parents lovingly volunteer their time to help our youngest campers at Sky Valley Ranch. They stay in the cabins and help provide a sense of home, while supporting the campers’ spiritual and personal growth.
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Christmas Camp Volunteer

Serving as a volunteer staff member provides a special opportunity to give of yourself and to participate as a guest.
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Adult and Family Programs

Program Staff

Support our adult and/or family programs in a variety of ways as a staff member during one of our three Family Camp sessions and/or Adult Mini Camp. Program staff create a warm and welcoming environment for guests and facilitate a variety of activities, including kids’ camp and mountain, water, and horsemanship experiences.
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Seasonal Staff at the A/U Ranches

Meet the A/U Ranches Team

Thank you for your interest!