Experience one of God’s special places, with cool green woods, warm sand dunes, and a beautiful shoreline. Lake Michigan Camp is located on 157 acres in Pentwater with 1/2 mile of beautiful beach. We are a unique Christian campground offering open RV/tent camping (May 1-Oct. 15), Cabin and platform rentals, and a year-round Retreat Center.

Hiring Summer Camp Staff

Lake Michigan Camp and Retreat will accept applications for these 2023 Summer positions beginning Jan. 1, 2023:

  • Summer Staff: Excellent opportunity for high school, college students, and school employees. Responsibilities will vary from day to day based on campground demand including janitorial, grounds, kitchen and guest services. Staff housing provided and meals when prepared.
  • Groundskeeper: Maintain a pleasant outdoor environment by ensuring the Lake Michigan’s grounds are attractive and orderly for our guests. Responsibilities will include mowing, weeding, trimming small trees, removing dead, damaged or unwanted trees and spitting wood.
  • Campground Host: Campground Host will assist in customer hospitality and with minor grounds or housekeeping responsibilities. This is a volunteer position of no more than 20 hours per week in exchange of a campsite with electric and water hook-up. Position available from May 1 – October 1.
  • Reservations & Camp Store Assistant: Assist in providing excellent guest services while taking RV camp reservations and working in the camp store.

Apply with the form below or email your resume to info@lakemichigancamp.org

Is a half mile of pristine Lake Michigan waterfront is calling your name? Lake Michigan Camp & Retreat gives you the opportunity to experience and work at one of Michigan’s greatest natural treasures.

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Share the joy of camp and retreat ministry as a part of our summer or year-round staff!

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    • 5807 Ridge Rd
      Pentwater, MI 49449

      Director, Erik Bengston
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    • 231-869-5627
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