2020 Summer Camp Still Staff Needed

UPDATE - In light of the COVID-19 Virus, CAMP ARE STILL NEEDED!

The Columbia Montour Council operates a resident summer camp at Camp Lavigne.  The property includes over 220 acres of woods and meadow with both a creek and pond on the property.  Located at 35 Camp Lavigne Road in Benton PA, Sugarloaf Township only 25 minutes North of Bloomsburg and 40 minutes southeast of Wilkes-Barre. 

Opportunities to serve Scouting as a member of the Columbia Montour Council’s seasonal camp staff at Camp Lavigne are available to outstanding applicants. Young men and women are needed who are people-oriented, enthusiastic, energetic, willing to teach others, and believe in the principles of the BSA. Depending on your type of employment you may be provided a salary, lodging in tents or cabins, meals, subsidized staff uniforms, limited medical care, and BSA insurance. Before camp opens you will receive training from experienced advisors and leaders pertinent to your job area and to working with youth.

We are in need of a number of talents from CIT’s to Archery Director. Ideal candidates are retirees, teachers or youth looking for their first job.

CIT’s need to be 14 years of age but to be paid you must be at least 15.

We will be holding an application turn in of March 7th from 10 till noon at the Columbia-Montour Council Service Center.  (download application below)

Anyone interested should get the applications to us on or before that date.

Staff week starts on June 22nd

Camp will end after teardown on July 22nd.

If you are hired as camp staff you will need to supply

Pa. Background check, FBI fingerprint checks, State Police Background check, I9;s, W4’s, Letter of employment, residency withholding, medicals, Statements of understanding, and working papers

You will also need to complete these on line trainings and submit the certificates.

Rehires need only complete those forms needed to renew or are outdated.

Appropriate forms will be sent to you after interview and hire.

BSA Online Training's: (complete and print training certificates - turn in w/ staff paperwork)

CLICK HERE to download the 2020 Camp Staff Application