Employment Opportunities

UPDATED March 26, 2021

Working in camp and retreat ministries is an opportunity to change lives and make disciples of Jesus Christ. 

Lake Michigan (Pentwater)

  • Summer Staff 2021: Excellent opportunity for high school, college students, and school employees. Responsibilities vary from day to day based on demand including janitorial, grounds, kitchen and guest services. Staff housing provided and meals when prepared. More details here.
  • Year-Round Staff: Maintenance (apply by April 10, please include references)
  • Apply or send resume, cover letter to

Wesley Woods (Dowling)

  • Summer 2021 positions are detailed here, including:
    • Program Staff, including life guards, kitchen assistants, marketing intern
    • Health Care Staff (Nurse)
  • Year-Round and Seasonal:
    • Kitchen Staff (Lead Cook, Kitchen Assistants),
    • Maintenance
  • Apply or send resume and cover letter to

Lake Huron Retreat Center (Burtchville)

  • no openings at this time

Michigan Area United Methodist Camping

  • no openings at this time
Questions? Please contact the Rev. David Berkey, Executive Director, 517-966-2700 or email.

Job Application

Share the joy of camp and retreat ministry as a part of our summer or year-round staff! Current Openings: Wesley Woods (Dowling, Michigan) and Lake Michigan (Pentwater, Michigan) Camp & Retreat Centers! > Seasonal Summer Staff who will be a part of the team offering Christian hospitality to the many summer campers and volunteer leaders. > Year-round positions in maintenance, office and food service. > Summer Camp Nurse See complete job postings at
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