Camp Akita is a beautiful place to work and also a great place to grow in your spiritual, personal, relational, and professional life. You will gain experience in different areas that will equip you for your future career. If you love the Lord and want to share with others the joy God brings to your life, then camp is the place to spend your summer!


To start the hiring process fill out an application and we will contact you for a video or phone interview if you haven't had one yet:



New Staff Application 2021

Reference Form 2021

*(you must submit 3 total forms: 1 Spiritual Mentor/Pastor, 1 Teacher/Dean, 1 Work Supervisor) 

Returning Staff Application 2021

In Training (IT) Program Application 2021

*(Opens March 1st - you can apply to be a Wrangler in Training, Counselor in Training, Staff in Training, Lifeguard in Training)


Staff Dates

June 6 - 9: Camp Akita Summer Administration Retreat (arrive to camp by 5 pm)

June 8 - 11: Certification Week (Lifeguards, Kitchen, High Adventure)

   (Equestrian training dates posted soon)

June 13 - 20: Base Camp (Staff arrive for training by 5 pm)

June 20 - 27: Cub Camp (ages 7-9)

June 20 - 27: Junior Camp (ages 10-12)

June 27 - July 4: Tween Camp (ages 11-14)

July 4 - July 11: Teen Camp I (ages 14-17)

July 11 - 18: Teen 2 & Specialty Camps (ages 14-17)

July 18 - 25: Family Camp (All ages)


Scholarship Information

Many Adventist universities and colleges offer scholarships for summer camp staff.

Click HERE for more info.








 Join our Summer Camp ministry team, and engage in a life-changing experience. Hang out in the cabins as a Counselor, or keep watch on the docks as a Lifeguard...whatever you're interested in, there's a position for you. The possibilities are endless, so let's talk!