Staff Details

Summer Staff Details

Salary & Benefits

A summer at Camp Susque can be one of the most memorable ones of your life! You will find yourself challenged and stretched, as well as having the time of your life (and you get paid)!


In addition to your salary, you will receive the following benefits:

  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Access to our onsite health services
  • Ability to order outdoor recreation gear at a discount price
  • Access to our high speed Wi-Fi during time off
  • Opportunity to be certified in 1st Aid, CPR, and Waterfront Lifeguarding for free
  • Ability to increase your salary via the Missionary Support Program

Base Salary


  • Serving as a counselor is a five week commitment.
  • Staff-in-Training receive a different base salary. See the Staff-in-Training page for more details.
  • Young Explorers Staff are volunteer.

To Apply

  • Fill out our Staff Application.
  • For questions, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 Schedule for Summer 2022

Summer 2022 Dates
Pre-camp Work Crew May 16
Lifeguard Training Weekend June 3-5
All Counselor Orientation June 12-25
Staff Fellowship Weekend June 17-19
Boys Young Explorers Camp June 19-22
Girls Young Explorers Camp June 22-25
Wilderness Trips Start June 22
Boys Camp June 25-July 16
Girls Camp July 16-August 6
Susque Family Camp August 7-13
Wilderness Trips End August 13
Classic Family Camp August 14-20


Year-Round Part Time Staffing Opportunities

Weekend Retreat Support Staff
Field Trip Outdoor Educators
Winter Camp Support and Program Staff

For more information about year-round part time staffing opportunities e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the camp office at 570-998-2151.

"You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will they were created and have their being." Revelation 4:11