Great job near Rutgers University! Summer Jobs at Camp Lokanda – Counselors, Coaches and Activity Staff

Come spend the summer of your life in the mountains of New York and only 2 hours from New York! Camp Lokanda is looking for energetic, motivated and positive people to join our team this summer!

We are looking for General Councilors and Activity Councilors for our various Sports, Water, Creative Arts, Performing Arts and Adventure divisions.

Many of our employees, from a variety of disciplines, have been able to earn internship credits at their school. We provide an excellent salary, as well as housing, laundry and meals for the summer.

Our general counselors supervise their campers throughout the day during meals, daily activities and in the bunks. General Counselors experience all the activities we have at camp, along with your campers! We are looking for both male and female general counselors to work with all of our age groups (7 to 16).

Our Activity Advisors share their skills with campers who rotate their activities. They also get involved with the campers in the bunks, mealtimes and evening activities. Some of our business areas include:

Sports: Basketball, Baseball, Roller Hockey, Lacrosse, Tennis!
Water: lifeguards, swimming lessons, boating, water skiing!
Creative Arts: Ceramics, Art, Carpentry, Cooking!
Performing arts: yoga, dance, music, theatre!
Adventure: high ropes, zip line, climbing wall, go-karts!


June 18, 2022 to August 13, 2022. Some activity staff come earlier for training.


Must be at least 18 years old and have completed one year of college studies before the summer.

Apply on our website:

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About Camp Lokanda:

Camp Lokanda is one of the premier camps on the East Coast of the United States. We are located 2 hours from New York, in the amazing Catskill Mountains, on Lake Loch Ada, from where we named our camp. We have been around for over 80 years. We are a traditional mixed overnight camp and have approximately 475 campers, ages 7-16 and 250 staff.

Lokanda prides itself on being a safe and fun environment for everyone to grow and develop. As you take good care of our campers, we take good care of you. We provide excellent pay as well as housing, food and laundry for the summer.


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