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Staff Interviews

  • When: February 4, 2012
  • Where :Dauch Scout Center
  • Time: Starting @ 9:00 a.m.

Step 1: Apply

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Mail to: 1776 West Warren Avenue| Detroit| MI| 48208


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Step 2: Schedule Interview

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Schedule Interview by January 2012


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The Great Lakes Council Camps are looking for individuals who are dependable, able to take initiative, personable, cooperative with peers,possess leadership skills, have a great attitude, oral expression and integrity. If you have Scouts who meet the requirements we would like to meet them.

Acquire Life Skills @ Camp:

Are you tired of doing the same old routine? There are opportunities for a variety of summer camp staff jobs. Most Scout camp staff are at least 16 years of age, but some positions have a few select jobs for youth who are a year or so younger. The Boy Scouts of America is an equal opportunity employer that hires both females and males, as well as people of all ages and ethnic groups, diverse cultures, and mixed abilities.

Why Apply for a Camp Staff Job?

Here are a few of the countless reasons that are frequently expressed:

  • To make lots of new friends in your area, other states, and even other countries
  • To spend a summer in the great outdoors where nature prevails
  • To acquire experiential education (learning by doing) and new skills that will last a lifetime
  • To be part of an effective team and to cooperate with others to get things done
  • To learn how to lead others and to apply leadership skills
  • To undertake and fulfill meaningful challenges and to earn the satisfaction of doing a job well
  • To work with youth and adults of all ages
  • To serve others (the most noble and fulfilling pursuit of all)
  • To give something back for the opportunities you have received
  • To live in a wholesome environment based on the Scout Oath and Law
  • To have meaningful spiritual experiences
  • To have the advice, counsel, and support of senior staff who are dedicated to helping you succeed