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Camp Staff

Spend an unforgettable summer living (room and board provided!) and working in the High Sierras at Camp Sacramento, a family camp and conference center just 17 miles from beautiful South Lake Tahoe. Camp Sacramento provides a variety of work experiences in a breathtaking outdoor setting. You will develop friendships, join a camp family that will last a lifetime, and will become part of a 100 year old tradition.

Camp Jobs

We are now accepting applications for summer 2021! 
If you are looking to spend your summer being a part of a unique and dynamic team, living and working in the High Sierra, take a look at our available positions below!

  • Aide
    Under immediate supervision, assist staff with delivering recreation programs and activities; perform cleaning and light maintenance of recreational equipment and facilities such as, the dining hall, restrooms, and common areas; provide customer service for guests; and, process sales transactions at the camp store.  
    Apply Here

  • Recreation Leader
    Under general supervision, coordinate and lead activities at Camp Sacramento in the areas of athletics, nature, music, or arts and crafts.
    Apply Here

  • Chef
    Under direction, responsible for the efficient operation of the dining hall, kitchen, and food preparation at Camp Sacramento; maintain quality control of all meals, food inventory, recordkeeping, food service equipment, and supplies; and, supervise all food services staff.
    Apply Here

  • Assistant Chef
    Under general supervision, perform a wide variety of duties involving the operation of a food service facility at Camp Sacramento including, preparing, baking, and cooking large quantities of food; dispensing food for the residents and employees; and, maintaining sanitary conditions.
    Apply Here

  • Program Director
    Under general direction leading, supervising, and participating in a wide variety of group activities; and, training and supervising subordinate staff.
    Apply Here

  • Host
    Under immediate supervision, provides general office support to the Business Services Manager; assists camp guests; handles retail purchase transactions at the camp store; and, assists staff with performing guest education and recreation activities.
    Apply Here

  • Caretaker
    Under general supervision, perform skilled work in general camp maintenance for all camp facilities including, buildings, grounds, equipment, mechanical operations, water and sewer systems and related support equipment; and, supervise, train, direct, and evaluate subordinate personnel.
    Apply Here

  • Assistant Caretaker
    Under general supervision, perform skilled work in general camp maintenance for all camp facilities including, buildings, grounds, equipment, mechanical operations, water and sewer systems, and related support equipment.
    Apply Here

  • Senior Camp Aquatics Leader
    To oversee assigned aquatics program areas, functions, and/or aquatics facilities by developing and providing trainings, scheduling and supervising subordinate employees, ensuring a safe aquatics facility and quality aquatics programs.
    Apply Here

If you have any questions regarding employment at camp or the application, please reach out to Thomas at 916-808-6169 or tsemeta@cityofsacramento.org 

Volunteering at Camp

Anyone over the age of 15 can volunteer at Camp Sacramento!

2020 Volunteer Application will be available for download in March

If you have any questions regarding volunteering or the application, please reach out to Thomas at 916-808-6169 or tsemeta@cityofsacramento.org