Health Care Positions Available

Room and board is included with all positions. Salary is based upon the position and applicant experience. Please inquire directly with the Personnel Department at 800-221-3796 for more details on these positions or the application procedure. Camp health care providers must have a minimum certification of American Red Cross First Aid and Safety (incl. CPR), or American Heart Association equivalent, and attend additional camp-specific medical training prior to the general staff orientation period. Health Staff will also receive more extensive detailed training on providing health care, documentation, camp communication, addressing emergency situations, team building, and developing creative thinking and problem solving skills. 

Health Lodge Director (1 Position Available):  Work together with the Director of Health Services and Asst. Health Lodge Director to train and supervise health staff, maintain work schedule, communicate with camper parents, monitor medical supplies, support camper needs, serve on the summer camp leadership team, and serve as the primary Camp Health Officer.  Extensive experience at Blue Lake and minimum certification of American Red Cross Emergency Medical Responder required.  Previous experience with Blue Lake Leadership preferred.

Assistant Health Lodge Director (1 Position Available):  Work together with the Director of Health Services and Health Lodge Director to train and supervise health staff, maintain work schedule, communicate with camper parents, monitor medical supplies, support camper needs, serve on the summer camp leadership team, and be a Camp Health Officer.  Experience at Blue Lake and minimum certification of American Red Cross Emergency Medical Responder required.  Previous experience in the Health Lodge preferred.

Health Lodge Staff (15 Positions Available):  Work with the Health Lodge Directors and Camp Nurses to provide a variety of health care services including basic first aid, medication management/distribution, transportation of campers off camp for evaluation when necessary, and emergency medical care.  Team members receive practical hands-on experience with short-term patient care, documentation, triage, and basic diagnostics.  Minimum Certification required:  American Red Cross Standard First Aid and CPR, or American Heart Association equivalent, and valid U.S. driver’s license.  Preferred Certifications:  Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), EMT, or Paramedic. 

Camp Nurses (8  2-Week Positions Available):  Work with the Director of Health Services and Health Lodge Directors to provide a variety of health care services including basic first aid, medication management/ distribution, and evaluation and referral of camper’s for off-camp medical care.  Nurses serve office hours daily and remain on-call (w/ cell phone) or emergencies.  Commuter and residential positions available.  Minimum Certification: Valid Registered Nurse License and Current BLS certification (or equivalent).