Work at Camp Blue Spruce!

Work at Camp Blue Spruce!

Be a part of the Camp Blue Spruce team!!  If you have food allergies or would like to be part of making a difference in the lives of children with food allergies, apply today! Hire on as an Employee or Volunteer! Counselors, Program and Kitchen staff are the ones who make camp a reality for our campers. Lead a variety of daily activities for boys and girls, ages 9-17. Hike, teach arts & crafts, canoe, swim, play games, cook delicious food and mentor happy campers!

General Requirements for all positions

  • Desire to work with children
  • Be a team player and participate in all camp activities
  • Attend and participate in camp staff training – August 17 – 18 in Portland.
  • Have current certification in CPR, First Aid, AED
  • Reliability and dependability

Counselor (10 positions)

Counselors are the primary caregivers for each camper. The Counselor is responsible for carrying out activities and guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills. Counselors must be 18 or older. ($350 – $400)






Counselor Teen Unit (3 – 4 positions)

Lead teen group in team building and initiatives. Facilitate discussions and challenge courses. Direct, supervise, and organize teen campers and their activities. Teen unit counselors must be 21 or older. ($400 – $450)

Unit Assistants (3 – 4 positions)

Assist cabin counselors and program staff with campers, activities, and general camp tasks. CIT training and experience preferred. ($325)

Program Staff (2 positions)

Arts & Crafts and Nature Programs. Develop and implement curriculum to provide campers with a creative, fun and rewarding Arts & Crafts or Nature experience. Must be 18 or older. ($350 – $400)


Kitchen (multiple positions)

Assist the Head Cooks in preparing and serving nutritious meals and in maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of the kitchen and dishwashing area. Must be 18 or older and have current Oregon Food Handler’s License. ($350 – $550)



Extra Allergy Coordinator (1 position)

Be the primary contact for campers with food allergies beyond the top ten allergens. Write daily menus, assist campers to be sure they are eating the foods that are safe for them. Must be 21 or older. Dietitian or nutritionist experience preferred. ($450 – $550)

 Make a Difference this Summer

Apply As an Employee!

Apply As A Volunteer!