Thank you for your interest in working at Judson Collins Center, a year-round ministry of  Michigan Area United Methodist Camping. Since its founding in 1952, Judson Collins Center has been a place where campers, guests, and staff discover who they are in the context of God’s love, where they can grow in knowledge, awareness and reflection of that love, and as a place where they can respond to God’s call to serve their congregation, community, and their world.

Director (Full-time, Year-round)

We seek an experienced director who can supervise year-round and seasonal staff (both paid and volunteer), provide hospitality to multiple and diverse groups, manage facility maintenance and upgrades, and oversee the budget and operations. In cooperation with the Board and the Executive Director, the Director will grow our volunteer base, build ministry partnerships with our United Methodist Churches, assist with short- and long-range planning, and help cast and implement a vision for the ministry. The Director works under the supervision of the Executive Director. See complete job posting.

To apply for this position, please send a letter of application detailing why you would be the perfect person for this position, compensation requirements and a resume attn: George Ayoub, Executive Director, by emailing pstewart@umcamping.org. No phone calls, please. Resumes will be accepted until March 12, 2018.

Spring & Summer Staff

  • Cook
    The position of camp cook is a part-time position for the spring and a full-time position for the summer. Springtime responsibilities include providing meals for guest groups, and summer responsibilities include providing meals for summer campers and staff. This position begins April 1, 2018. Springtime work includes weekends and some mid-week programs. Apply online using the instructions at the top of this page. For more information and a job description, please contact Pamela Stewart, pstewart@umcamping.org.
  •  Housekeeper
    The camp housekeeper is responsible for the overall appearance of the buildings on camp. Our goal is to keep our camp facilities clean and inviting. The camp housekeeper is a part-time position. This position begins April 1, 2018. Apply online using the instructions at the top of this page. For more information and a job description, please contact Pamela Stewart, pstewart@umcamping.org.
  • Summer Staff: Counselors, Lifeguards, Food Service, Maintenance (See “How to Apply” below)

Summer Camp Jobs

If you are looking for a summer filled with crazy games, God moments, serving others, encouragement, playing hard, forever memories, leading others, facilitating,  faith filled adventures, furry friends, and the chance to inspire then we are waiting to hear from you! We are looking for people who are willing to put others first and themselves last, team players who are willing to love an accept children and youth for who they are, to embrace being outdoors and getting messy, those who appreciate procedures, and have a desire to passionately serve God and share his love with everyone. Continue reading below to find out more information about what it’s like to work at Judson Collins.

Why Work at JC
Important Information
How to Apply

How to Apply

  1. Click on “Log In” and create a new account (if you don’t have one)
  2. Click on “Reservations,” then look under New Reservations and click on Your Name under “Make an individual reservation for.”
  3. Scroll down to find “STAFF All Site” Application. Select this item, then scroll to the bottom of the screen and click “REGISTER.”
  4. Complete the application. Check Judson Collins and indicate the position/s you are applying for. Be prepared to submit three employer/personal references using their email addresses. You’ll be asked to complete a personal disclosure statement and submit to a criminal background check.