Summer Camp Jobs at Kingsley Pines

Kingsley Pines is a coed, noncompetitive, overnight camp for ages 8-16 located on Panther Lake in Raymond, Maine. The camp season begins June 16, 2023. It consists of one week of staff orientation, seven weeks of children’s camp, and two weeks of family camp. The employment period varies between eight and ten weeks, ending either August 12 or August 25. Most jobs are residential and provide room and board.

Why Work at Kingsley Pines?

If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding experience where you can make a real difference in a child’s life, this is the place for you! Camp has a life-changing impact on both campers and staff. There is no better way to spend the summer.

Kingsley Pines provides a unique camp counselor experience that keeps our counselors coming back year after year. Our staff at camp is a family, and provides a warm and friendly environment for new and former staff members and campers! Our camp staff goals include ensuring that all campers feel comfortable, make friends, and learn new skills

Apply to Work at Kingsley Pines Camp

If you’re interested in having a fun and rewarding summer experience, please consider applying to work at camp this summer! The application process is simple, you can either fill out an application online or email us your resume, depending on the position you are applying for. You can find the specific application directions for all camp positions located below. For additional information, feel free to contact us directly.

Available Positions for Summer 2023 (as of 3/24/23)


The core of the camp staff. Candidates should be caring, enthusiastic and have a genuine concern for children. Counselors supervise, lead, guide and live with a group of 3-10 children. They also teach activities.

Learn more about our Camp Counselor jobs or fill out a counselor application!

Wilderness Trip Leader

Plan, organize, and lead a variety of two day and one night wilderness camping trips in Maine and New Hampshire. Activities include hiking, canoeing, swimming and sea kayaking. Help campers gain an appreciation for the outdoors and gain confidence by having new experiences.

Seeking candidates with one of the following: previous experience leading wilderness trips; participation in a university outing club; student experience with NOLS, Outward Bound or a similar organization. Wilderness First Aid and Lifeguarding certifications are required. We can arrange for you to get these certifications, if you do not already have them. Must be age 21 or older and have a clean driving record. To apply, send your resume to Dan Emmons at

Food Service Positions


Responsible for helping to prepare, cook and serve meals for 300+, supervising prep assistants, and monitoring safety and cleanliness. Previous cooking experience required. Seeking candidates who are looking for a positive work environment and who know camp food is more than just chicken nuggets.

Learn more about our Camp Cook jobs or fill out a food service application!

Health Center Positions

Nurse: Responsible for the daily health care needs of campers and staff members, including first aid, emergency care, dispensing medications, health-related communication with parents/doctors and record management. Each nurse lives in a private cabin, with its own bathroom, separate from the Health Center. RN is required.

Learn more about our Camp Nurse positions!

Media Team Positions

Multimedia Editor: Responsible for creating three multimedia shows that combine photos, video, and music. These shows are presented at the end of each camp session. They will also take photos or shoot video, if time is available.


  • Complete the multi media show on a timely basis for each session.
  •  Include creative ideas to incorporate photos, video and music to tell the camp story in a multimedia show.
  •  Experience editing with Adobe Premier and other Adobe programs on a PC.
  • Comfortable working with children.


  • Work with Camp Media Team and other staff to get the photos, video and music required.
  • Create three session and one staff multimedia shows.
  • Assist with selection and posting of social media content

To apply send your resume to Dan Emmons at

Maintenance Positions

Seasonal Maintenance Assistant

Responsibilities include mowing lawns, raking, trimming, painting, removing brush and general landscaping. Also responsible for general cleaning, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms, sinks and showers, and disposing of trash. Drivers license is a plus.

Seasonal, full-time, starting June 5 through August 25, 2023. Weekend work is required. Seeking person who lives in the local area. Housing is not available. Apply online

International Applicants

We do not hire staff members from foreign countries directly. Like many other camps, we utilize the services of international staffing agencies.

Contact Us

If you have any additional questions about Kingsley Pines or our currently available positions, please feel free to contact us!