Spending a summer in Michigan really does take some beating. The State has an abundance of lakes, amazing nature and a fantastic summer climate. Not to mention the mid-western hospitality you will find from the states residents.
If you like spending your time outdoors then you will love working as a summer camp counselor in Michigan. Home to the world's longest freshwater coastline, some amazing beaches and some of the highest sand dunes in the world.
Rich in history and close to other states such as Illinois, Indiana and Ohio, this really is a great place to find a summer camp job and a great base to explore from.
Michigan is a State that is very accessible and has several airports. The largest airport is that of Detroit. This airport offers domestic and international flights all over the world making it quite easy if you are coming from abroad to work in a summer camp counselor job.
Summer Camps Counselor Jobs in Michigan
Here are some of the summer camps you will find in Michigan that offer camp jobs each year.
Interlochen Arts Camp
Employing over a thousand staff each summer camp Interlochen surely is one of the premier camp locations to work at in Michigan. Located on over 1000 acres of forest between two beautiful lakes the camp offers the perfect location for all aspiring artists.
Edge Watersports Camps
Offering exhilarating water sports activities for campers up to 18 years old Edge camp at Hubbard Lake is a fantastic location for any water sports enthusiasts. Camp counselors are responsible for working with children that attend the camp for a week at a time. Each day summer camp counselors will supervise children as they take part in various water sports activities.
Sherman Lake YMCA Camp
Based in south-west Michigan, Sherman camp is for boys and girls aged between 8 and 16. Each week campers arrive and participate in various fun activities that help campers develop as individuals, leaders and friends to their fellow campers. Camp counselor jobs here are offered in various roles and generally require up to a 12 week commitment.
What They Say
"Michigan is such a great State. I worked at a water sports camp in the northern part of the state and had a fantastic summer. At the end of my 12 weeks 3 of us rented a car and went on a road trip checking out some great sites within the midwest."
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