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Employment Opportunities




Health Care Provider (Open): 


Provide health care to camp's summer campers and staff, including the dispensing of prescription medications, first aid, and emergency response.  The Health Care Provider ("Camp Nurse") assists during camp Check-In and Check-Out, communicating with parents, campers and staff.  This person also manages the supply levels in the Health Lodge.  This position is scheduled by the week in June, July and August.  Willingness to stay at camp overnight (Sunday evening through Saturday morning) is preferred. 


Health Care Provider Job Description

Kitchen Assistant (Open): 


Help prepare meals and snacks for camp guests, maintaining a clean and safe working environment.  Kitchen Assistants usually work a 12-hour day, 7:00 am-7:00 pm, which includes 2-hour break midday.  Scheduling is flexible, March through October.

Kitchen Assistant Job Description


Facilities Cleaning Crew (Open): 


Provide daily routine cleaning detail of camp restrooms and common areas and other areas as assigned.  The Facilities Cleaning Crew ensures bathroom products are stocked at all times and that facilities are routinely kept sanitary for our guests.  These employees typically work 2-3 hours a day, although some days may require more time.  Scheduling is flexible, March through October.


Facilities Cleaning Crew Job Description

To apply, send your application, resume, and cover letter to

Thank you for your interest in working with us!

Summer Staff

Camp Whitewood is hiring creative, responsible, and kid-oriented individuals for summer Day Camp and Resident Camp programs. Join the effort to give kids an excellent summer experience at camp. An outstanding summer experience awaits you as well, so apply today!  4-H Camp Whitewood is proud to have been providing an enriching and memorable camp experience for over 80 years.  We welcome over 1,000 campers from all over northeastern Ohio to take part in our camping programs each year.


If you are ready to answer the call, please read below and fill out an application today! For questions, please contact Andy Hudak - Executive Director at or by calling at 440-272-5275

Staff Benefits:

Weekly Stipend: Dependent on Certifications and Experience ($400 base pay)

Free Room and Board - including meals during camp

7-12 week Commitment

Every Saturday night off through Sunday afternoon

       (some Friday nights off after 9pm)

Internship Credit Available

Valuable work experience


At least 18 years old, or high school graduate

Availability May 22 - August 11  (Dates vary by positions)

Previous experience working with youth preferred

Complete a background check

Current certification for these positions:

  • Lifeguard: Waterfront Lifeguarding and First Aid

  • Boating: Waterfront Lifeguarding/First Aid OR Canoe certification

  • Shooting Sports:  Basic Archery Instructor, NRA (contact us for specifics)

*If you need help finding a certification course, please contact us.


How to Apply:

1.  Read the job description for your desired position: General Job Descriptions


2.  Review the Rules for Staff.

3.  Complete an application online at this LINK.

4.  Make sure the contact information for your references on your application is correct. 

5.  Once Camp Whitewood receives your application, we will contact you further about the interview process.

Send an email to for questions!

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