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.
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.
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.
Are you interested in teaching campers about God through creativity and art? The Creative Arts Coordinator develops arts-based biblical lessons, leads classes, and trains summer staff and volunteers in the craft shop to impact lives for eternity.
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.
This Fleet Coordinator position is listed as both Contract Staff and Missionary Staff – Ideally Fort would like to find a qualified candidate to join the support-raising Missionary Staff team who serves long-term on staff. (Join this incredible team and bless all of Fort with your skill set!)
Fort is open to someone interested in a Contract Staff capacity as well – Contract Staff are paid positions that don’t require the candidate to have all the qualifications but are willing to learn on the job! This type of roll is a 1 year-long commitment (with room to stay longer).
Are you passionate about working with high schoolers to grow and develop their faith? In the summer, you’ll drive the day-to-day operations of LAB as you develop spiritual content, teach Bible studies, lead a team of 6+ staff, and guide campers in their walk with the Lord. Throughout the year you’ll work with the Program or Operations team to further the ministry at Main Camp.
The Nature Center is home to turtles, snakes, and fish, and is a place where campers (kids and adults alike), come to classes that teach, amaze, and create through science – all with God at the center. The Nature Center Coordinator develops science-based biblical lessons, leads classes, and cares for animals as a significant part of the ministry at Fort!
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!
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.