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Camp Becket for Boys > Employment

Ad Staff - Contact Chris Burke
Program Staff - Contact Dan Berg
Counselors & Ass't Counselors - Contact Chris Burke
Office Staff - Contact Dan Berg
Food Service Staff - Contact Shaz Atwell
Nurses - Contact Kathy Murphy

If you are a prospective International Staff member, we ask that you register with an international agency such as: Camp Leaders. Then get in touch with us so that we may interview you.

Important Staff Dates for 2018

Certification Week - June 3 (Waterfront & Tripping Staff)
Work Week - June 10 (All Program Staff & Volunteer Work Crew)
Staff Week - June 16 (All Summer Staff)
Staff Departure - August 19 (All Summer Staff)

All Staff Applications Below

Camp Becket hires about 150 seasonal staff for a period of 10-11 weeks during the months of June, July, and August. Open positions will have a link to the application below.

All first time staff will need to need to supply three references if you did not work in 2017 with BCCYMCA.

Ad Staff

This small group of experienced leaders guides the campers and staff at Camp Becket.
Aides Director
Program Director
REACH Director
Staff Development Director
Village Director

Counseling Staff

We hire about 70 counseling staff who work with 8 or 9 campers and a co-counselor. Counselors live with campers in cabins, lead cabin activities, and also teach afternoon activities.
Assistant Counselor

Program Staff

Our Program Staff consists usually of 35-40 new and returning staff. Some join us from other states, recommendations from friends, or from other countries. Program Staff make-up the specialty areas in camp and include:

*Positions in BOLD are filled for 2018


Creative Arts Director
Assistant Creative Arts Director
Graphic Arts Director
Photography Director
Performing Arts Director
Music Director/Piano Player


Waterfront Director
Assistant Waterfront Director
Lifeguard Trainer
Assistant Commodore
Assistant Commodore

Waterfront Assistant
Waterfront Assistant
Waterfront Assistant

Waterfront Assistant
Fishing Director

Trip & Adventure

Tripping Director
Trip Guide
Trip Guide
Trip Guide
Trip Guide
Trip Guide
Trip Guide
Trip Guide - REACH Program
Ropes Course Director
Assistant Ropes Course Director

Assistant Ropes Course Director


Landsports Director
Landsports Staff
Landsports Staff
Landsports Staff

Landsports Staff
Target Sports Director
Nature Director
Woodshop Director
Yearbook Editor
Construction Foreman
Assistant Foreman

Support Staff

We hire a number of support staff that help out in various roles at camp. Lots of effort is also made to integrate and immerse Support Staff into every aspect of our camp culture and to participate in everyday camp activities. Support staff jobs include:

Office Manager
Office Staff

Office Staff
Office Staff
Infirmary Assistant
Food Service Staff

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