Employment Opportunities

Interested in working at Pyoca? Check below for our current seasonal and year round part-time employment opportunities. For more information about anything posted on this page, please contact us at 812-358-3413.


Part-time Positions

Maintenance and Groundskeeping: The Maintenance and groundskeeping position will be tasked with general facility maintenance, repair, light renovations, and groundskeeping. Will also assist with record keeping and saftey inspections and may also be tasked with occasional housekeeping duties.

Minimum of 25 years old. Must work a flexible schedule. Seeking to fill position as soon as possible.

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Summer Staff 2019

Summer Staff applications are now open.

Counselor: Minimum 19 years old, at least one year of college preferred. Staff will alternate between counselor and support staff roles throughout the summer. The counselor role, in-cabin with youth, includes: camper supervision and mentoring, adventure activity facilitation (low ropes/climbing tower/waterfront), leadership and development of daily programming (games, hiking, Bible study, campfire, etc.), and additional duties as assigned. The support staff role includes: program support for rental camps, adventure activity facilitation, and light maintenance duties as assigned. Must be willing to work as a team, practice effective conflict management, and hone communication skills. All staff will be expected to work with Pyoca programs, rental camp programs, volunteer staff, and C.I.T.s (Counselor in Training program). Minimum compensation for summer includes lodging, meals, accident insurance, and a base salary of $380 per week less appropriate deductions for taxes. All staff will be trained in First Aid/CPR. Opportunities for lifeguard certification available. Additional retreat season staff opportunities available fall-spring.

Media & Craft Coordinator: Minimum 19 years old, at least one year of college preferred. Responsible for documenting all areas of “camp life,” working with the Program Director to upload daily content to password protected parent galleries and Pyoca social media. Will develop a promotional video for summer 2020. Must have working knowledge of, or be willing to learn, Adobe Creative Cloud software. Will oversee and develop all craft/art programs for Pyoca, working directly with counselors, campers, volunteers, and C.I.T.s (Counselor in Training program). Individuals with art and digital media backgrounds preferred. Minimum compensation for Pyoca programs includes lodging, meals, accident insurance and a base salary of $230 per week less appropriate deductions for taxes. Will commit to participate in staff training and the three weeks of Pyoca programs, four weeks minimum.

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Dishwasher: Minimum 16 years of age. Dishwashers will work in the kitchen to assist the Food Service Manager and the Assistant Cook with the prep and cleanup for each meal. They will be responsible for the operation and cleanliness of the dishwasher and kitchen; oversee the upkeep and management of Pyoca’s canteen; maintain cleanliness of the lodge bathrooms; and other light duties as assigned by the Food Service Manager, Program Director, or Senior Director. All staff will be expected to work with Pyoca programs, rental camp programs, volunteer staff, and C.I.T.s (Counselor in Training program). Minimum compensation for summer includes lodging, meals, accident insurance, and a base salary of $215 per week less appropriate deductions for taxes.

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Healthcare Supervisor: Minimum 21 years old. Responsible for overseeing the health and wellbeing of staff and campers. Education and previous experience in the medical field preferred, particularly those studying nursing or pre-med. Will assist with camper check-in, manage camper EMRs, distribute daily medications, and be on call around the clock when campers are present to respond to healthcare emergencies on-site. Will have the opportunity to assist and shadow a physician the final week of camp. Will be trained in First Aid/CPR. Opportunities for lifeguard certification available. Minimum compensation for Pyoca programs includes lodging, meals, accident insurance and a base salary of $245 per week less appropriate deductions for taxes. Will commit to participate in staff training and the three weeks of Pyoca programs, four weeks minimum.

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Worship Leader: Minimum 21 years old. Responsible for leading daily Bible study intros and chapel services for Pyoca programs, including music and nightly messages. Will work directly with the Program Director to develop appropriate Bible study/family group lessons and messages tailored to youth. Will be expected to lead weekly staff devotions. Prior worship leadership experience desired. Proficiency in guitar or piano preferred. Seminarians, or students entering seminary in the fall of 2019, preferred. Minimum compensation for Pyoca programs includes lodging, meals, accident insurance and a base salary of $245 per week less appropriate deductions for taxes. Will commit to participate in staff training and the three weeks of Pyoca programs, four weeks minimum.

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