Work at McDowell
"If you do what you love, you'll never work a day in your life." - Marc Anthony
We're glad you're interested in working at Wonderful Wonderful Camp McDowell! Click the buttons below to see available jobs for Summer Camp, the Environmental Center, or the Farm School. Any other job openings will be listed on this page.
Please note: Before any final hiring decisions are made, background checks are required. Also, an online children's safeguarding course is required of anyone working with children.
Conference Center Intern (Seasonal)
Come gain experience in group organization and hospitality management in God’s Backyard! The Conference and Retreat Center staff play a critical role in the Camp McDowell guest experience. As a representative of McDowell to all Conference and Retreat Center (CRC) groups, you must possess strong verbal, nonverbal, and written communication skills. You are expected to be available for guests throughout their stay as well as prepared to solve problems both proactively and reactively, with a joyful spirit. Email your resume to Jordan@campmcdowell.org.
Kitchen Assistant - Year Round Position
This four-week fellowship is an opportunity for learning and living experiences of Christian community in an Episcopal summer camp context.
Fellows serve as lead cabin counselors during Special Session, a weeklong summer camp for adults with intellectual and physical disabilities staffed by teenage and young adult staff members, and as cabin counselors at Bethany’s Kids, an inclusion summer camp for children of all abilities from 4th-8th grade.
- Location: Camp McDowell, Nauvoo, Alabama
- Application Deadline: Fellows will be accepted on a rolling basis, with a deadline of March 15 for priority consideration.
- Stipend: $1200 + lodging and meals. Travel costs to get to Alabama covered for out-of-state fellows.
Camp McDowell does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.