Employment

Laurelville serves over 18,000 people annually in the Laurel Highlands of southwestern Pennsylvania. It takes caring, skilled, and dedicated people with a heart for Christian service to fulfill our call to ministry every day. Openings for year-round and part-time positions are posted here as they come up. The Laurelville staff is a team, working together to offer Christ-like hospitality to all who come to encourage spiritual growth, healthy community, and care of God’s creation.

Check out our open positions below!

Year-Round Positions

Internships 

We are seeking an energetic, responsible intern to join our team. This is a 1 year internship (with an option to apply for a 2nd) is focused on hosting and connecting with groups, learning how our organization runs, and providing Christ like hospitality.

This is a full-time yearlong paid internship with room and board provided. Interns will learn how a Christian retreat center operates and will have a chance to build relationships and network with organizations such as Christian Camp and Conference Association, Pittsburgh Kids Foundation, Coalition for Christian Outreach, and more. Interns will be provided with the chance to acquire skills and knowledge relevant for a variety of career and ministry fields.

Use the “General Application Application” PDF below to apply for this exciting opportunity! 

Questions? Email steve@laurelville.org

Seasonal Positions

Summer Counselors 

Summer Camp Counselors: We’re looking for counselors who possess a love for Jesus Christ and a desire to encourage growth and discipleship to join our Summer Camp staff. Must be 18 years of age or older. If under 18, can apply as a junior counselor (please indicate on application). Counselors and Camp Directors are required to attend Summer Camp Orientation. Counselors are expected to attend the Sunday afternoon staff meeting at the beginning of each week and stay at camp through Friday afternoon’s staff debrief meeting. Counselors are expected to assist in taking photos, coordinating games, instructing crafts, leading outdoor activities, and providing good care based on the policies explained at orientation. Counselors who are musically gifted are invited to help lead worship.

Day Camp Counselors: We’re looking for counselors who possess a love for Jesus Christ and a desire to encourage growth and discipleship to join our Day Camp staff. Counselors are required to attend Day Camp Orientation. Counselors are expected to assist in taking photos, coordinating games, instructing crafts, leading outdoor activities, presenting Bible lessons, and providing good care based on the policies explained at orientation.

Questions? Email program@laurelville.org

Lifeguards

Laurelville is hiring lifeguards for our 2021 pool season. Lifeguards must present proof of their American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification. Lifeguards are expected to be attentive and alert at all times to the activities in the pool. Guards must be able to handle the safety of our guests firmly but with care and consideration for their retreat experience at Laurelville. Lifeguards are also responsible for cleaning the pool prior to opening and cleanup at the end of the day.

This year we plan to be open daily in two sessions from 12-3 and 4-7 from mid-June to Labor Day, and some weekends in September. Safety measures in place to protect staff and guests’ wellness. *Dates may change due to COVID-19 regulations.

Questions? Email brenda@laurelville.org  

Housekeeping Staff Member

Laurelville is seeking a responsible individual to work in our housekeeping department. Key attributes include someone who displays a positive, caring attitude toward guests, an organized and adaptable response to maintaining a clean and safe environment, and a willingness to carry out our mission of Christ-like hospitality to all who visit Laurelville.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          This position is a temporary/seasonal position with an average of 20 hours per week. The position requires some weekend work and a flexible schedule.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To apply, use the general staff application linked below.

Cook

Laurelville seeks an experienced Cook to join our team.
Job responsibilities include: cooking and speedy meal prep & timely meal delivery, quality & waste control, creative problem solving, addressing issues with flexibility, grace & humor!

Evenings & weekends required. Flexible scheduling of 5-20 hours/week. Hourly wage $9/hour (negotiable commensurate with experience). Benefits include: meals while on duty, free swimming/facility use for immediate family.

Qualified candidates possess:

  • A passion for Christian service
  • 1-year minimum experience in food service
  • Team-player mentality
  • Current Food Safe certification ideal (not mandatory)

Interested candidates should submit their resume to latoshia@laurelville.org.

 Apply Here

Simply print and complete the correct application below and send it to us:

Laurelville
Attn: Employment Application
941 Laurelville Lane
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
fax 724.423.2096
Email us

Applications (General Staff includes lifeguards, interns, kitchen, maintenance):

General Staff Application Summer Camp Staff Application