CAMP TURNER SUMMER JOBS
Camp Turner is a resident camp for boys and girls from 8 – 15 years of age, operated by the
Catholic Diocese of Buffalo, NY. Located in Allegany State Park about 90 miles south of Buffalo, NY.
Everyone is welcome - we do not discriminate or proselytize.
All positions begin June 27 at 3 PM and end August 18 at noon unless otherwise indicated. Staff will be off
July 3rd at 4 PM thorough July 5th at 10 am. Staff will also be off Friday 8:00 PM through Sunday 10:00 AM
each week thereafter. All staff are expected to live on-site unless indicated. All staff must be pass a
criminal background check and drug screenings. Drug testing will continue throughout the summer. Staff
need not be Catholic, but must be willing to live in a close Catholic community, attend weekly mass and
participate in child friendly community prayer experiences. All staff are required to participate in the daily
maintenance of camp.
Counselor in Training - 17 years of age, or 16 and three years experience as a camper at Camp Turner.
Dishwashing, maintenance, assisting counselors, leadership training. Pays room and board, plus a stipend of
$400 for completion of all 8 weeks.
Cabin Counselors (Male and Female) – Teach character and care for daily needs of campers. Assist with
activities and evening programs. 18+ years of age. $1,000 - $1,800 (depending upon experience) plus room
Activity Counselors - Teach character and lead campers in program activities. Live in cabins and assist cabin
counselors. Certifications in specialty helpful. Positions in:
Horse Corral [some weekends required] Arts and Crafts
Orienteering [land navigation] Outdoor Living Skills (Foxfire)
Games-in-the-Woods Teambuilding Initiatives (ground level)
Must be 18+ years of age $1000 - $1800 (depending upon experience) plus room and board.
Cook - Experience in volume cooking, willingness to get involved in camp. Training in ServeSafe and Culinary
Arts preferred. $1000 - $1800 plus room and board.
Dining Hall Manager – Organize dining hall operations, maintenance tasks, help in camp programs. $1000 -
$1800 plus room and board.
Lifeguard – Cabin Counselor who leads beach each day. Add $200 to Cabin Counselor salary.
Dishwasher – Wash dishes, pots, pans. Help in kitchen and dining hall. Help around camp as needed. $800 -
Maintenance person – Perform routine maintenance and janitorial tasks around camp, including cleaning
bathrooms, moping, grounds work. $800 - $1200.
Bus Driver – Monday through Thursday 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm. $13 per hour. Need not live on-site. Must have
CDL with school bus endorsement. Must participate in Diocesan “Safe Environment” (Virtus) training.
Call 716-354-4555 or visit www.CampTurner.com for applications.