Do you have an eye for details and are hospitality minded? In this role, you will oversee the housekeeping services for all buildings throughout camp while leading a team of staff in prescribed cleaning standards.
Creating opportunities of connection through preparing, implementing and leading wilderness adventure trips. Facilitating a safe environment for adults and children while operating in a wilderness/backcountry setting. Serves from May 22-August 16, 2023.
Fort’s buildings have quality and intentionality. This position oversees the scheduling and implementation of the preventative and routine maintenance plan for over fifty structures on Fort’s three sites.
Leads a team of volunteers in an upbeat, joyful atmosphere serving campers pristine ice cream and selling Fort attire with a smile! Our mission is to encourage families to engage and create memories together, and we accomplish this by fostering a fun environment and serving in a Christ-like manner. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
Teaches and demonstrates Biblical principles to young family campers at an age-appropriate level for
them to learn about and love God. Staff are hired for this position based on the age level they will lead: nursery, 3-5 year olds, 1st-2nd grade, and 3rd-4th grade. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
Leads a team of volunteers in a fun, fast-paced, relational environment ensuring that campers are served with excellence in every aspect and kept caffeinated during their week at camp. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
This position will engage all facets of the construction process, including developing work plans, material procurement, scheduling, subcontractor supervision and volunteer labor coordination and management. Experience putting work in place as a tradesman and carpentry skills are highly valued.
Leads the Craft Shop team in fostering a fun and imaginative space for campers to enjoy the likeness of our Creator through arts and crafts in fellowship with others. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
Creates a fun, fast-paced, and relational environment for the team of volunteers in the dish room, in order to reduce distractions so families can connect with God and His creation during their time at camp. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
If it has wheels or a motor on it here at Fort, this position manages, maintains, and schedules it – nearly 40 vehicles! This position will also involve a fair bit of driving campers to where they need to go and back again.
God uses Fort to impact lives for eternity. Marketing staff capture great photos and videos, thus
inspiring even more campers, donors and prayer warriors to stay connected. Serves from May 27-August 16, 2023.
Retired? Have a passion to serve families and kids? Looking for a place to make a difference? At Fort, we call people like that OWLS— older, wiser, loving saints. If this is you, we have a place for you to serve.
Project Serve volunteers ensure fall and winter weekend retreats run smoothly. Families, youth groups, young adults, and other groups volunteer their time (normally a Friday into Sunday) to serve in all areas at Fort. And they enjoy camp at the same time!
Shepherds and mentors the summer leaders and volunteers to support them in their spiritual/personal
growth and to equip them to serve campers well and show them Christ. Serves from May 22-August 16, 2023.
80+ Summer Staff are hired each year to deliver all of Fort’s summer camps and programming. The Summer Staff Coordinator ensures summer staff hires are qualified, trained, and aligned with Fort’s mission and vision and works to be sure they are well supported and cared for. An important and impactful part of the ministry at Fort!
Are you passionate about college-aged students and discipleship? The TruNorth Director leads up to 12 students, ages 18-22 years old as they discover their purpose and develop leadership skills during this 11-month discipleship program.
The Worship & AV Manager leads and guides the worship experience at Fort Wilderness optimizing the Amphitheater and Gathering Place venues. You will be directing audio/visual needs for camp activities, designing worship experiences that creatively extend worship to optimize the nature setting of Fort, while preparing hearts to hear God’s word.