Aerial Adventures Department Manager

Company: Independent Lake Camp

Job Type: Seasonal

Job Description

Enjoy a truly unique and rewarding summer! The Aerial Adventures department manager will be in charge of the camp outdoor adventure course (high & low rope elements, zip lines) & indoor climbing wall (top rope & bouldering areas). The ideal applicant is over 21, with both managerial & teaching youth experience as well as familiarity of maintaining safety of the associated facility & equipment. We are looking for people who want to share their passion for the Outdoors, Rock Climbing and High Ropes courses with our campers. 

See our program setup and Video here 


Independent Lake Camp will provide you with a summer of exponential professional growth, with irreplaceable friendships and contacts of campers and colleagues, with the beauty of our natural setting, lifelong memories, and untold fun. Our staff is the most important aspect of running a quality camp. Please take a moment to read our mission statement and think about how you would ‘fit in’ with it.

Independent Lake Camp is a co-ed, non-traditional, residential camp located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. We are located 2.5 hours north of New York City and 2.5 hours north of Philadelphia in the small town of Orson PA. Independent Lake Camp attracts campers and counselors from all over the USA and abroad. We cater to ages 6-17 and offer 2 to 8 week sessions. We offer plenty of time off, one period every day and 4 nights per week. You will also receive one day off per week but not including the first and last week of your contract.  We are looking for staff who have an expertise in a certain area and a passion to share that expertise with kids.

Availability:  This position is available for summer 2020. Start date can be June 1, or earlier in May to account for set-up, equipment inspections, etc. If applicant is not the right fit for Aerial Adventures Manager, we also have department staff positions as well (which include teaching as well as living in a bunk with campers). 

How to Apply

Access our online application via independentlake.com. Send follow-up email (after application submission) to [email protected]
Posted on: September 8, 2021
Job Type: Seasonal
Job Starting Date:
June 1, 2024
Application Closing Date:
April 22, 2024
Years of Experience: Not Specified
Preferred/Required Degree Level: Not Specified
Population(s) Served: Youth - General, Youth - K-12, Youth - Teen
Region(s): Northeast US