Position responsibilities: Qualified candidates will have experience in a commercial food preparation environment. Candidate should be cheerful and outgoing, able to rise early and work long hours, and comfortable in all aspects of food service. Cook will be responsible for preparing, serving and cleaning up to 3 meals per day for 5-7 days per week. We are looking for someone to cook lunch and dinner shift. Candidate will be responsible for supervision of campers, counselors, and volunteers who may assist with meal preparation, service and clean-up. Candidate should be flexible, as some days we will not require food service. Typical meal schedules are: Breakfast 6:30 am, Lunch 12:30 pm, Dinner 5:30 pm. Camp typically serves between 15 and 30 people at each meal.

1) Experience in a commercial kitchen.
2) First aid, CPR and Serv-safe sanitation certifications, or ability to obtain.
3) Energy, enthusiasm and a healthy attitude toward children.
4) High standards of moral character and personal hygiene.
5) Desire to uphold and share Christian values with campers in a positive environment.
6) Must pass a background check.

Tagged as: Camp Staff, Cooks and Food Service


Previous experience in a commercial kitchen, at a summer camp, dude ranch, school or similar program is highly preferred but not necessary. This is a smaller Summer Camp, with a small, homely kitchen.

About Green River Outreach for Wilderness (Camp GROW)

The Green River Outreach for Wilderness (GROW) Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a primary focus to offer children the opportunity to discover nature, through fun activities so, they might wonder at the endless bounty and balance surrounding them. Our mission is to provide a positive camp experience for children and young adults, thus fostering respect and caring for wilderness through adventure and faith.

Application Instructions

Please send a resume to: [email protected]