Join Our Staff


Working at camp is an experience unlike any other job.

It gives you the chance to work outdoors, meet people from around the world, and have fun with kids, all while helping them learn important lessons.

If you are interested in joining the Camp Maclean staff as a Summer Camp counselor, Outdoor Education instructor, or Weekend Program staff, please inquire by calling 262.763.7742, and ask to speak to one of our respective Program Directors. You may also find their direct phone number and email address on our staff page.


Apply for open positions at the YMCA of Metro Chicago site.


Five Reasons to Join Camp Staff:

1. Be a role model: camp counselors and program staff work directly with children every day, which is such a great opportunity to make an impact.

2. Meet people from around the world: counselors at Camp MacLean have come from all over the U.S., Europe, Asia, Africa, South America, and Australia!

3. Prepare for your career: as a camp staff member you will learn many important professional skills like organizing groups, time management, and effective communcation.

4. Learn new skills: activities from archery to teambuilding, you will gain knowledge and skills that will enrich your life and help others at the same time!

5. It's so much fun!


Service Staff Positions Available:

Do you have experience with landscaping, cleaning, or facilities maintenance and enjoy working outdoors?

Do you have experience in food service and want to work with a team of professionals preparing nutritious meals for our campers?

Maintenance and Food Service positions are available! 

If interested, see our staff page and contact Dave Reed, our Property Manager, or Cyndi Lambdin, our Food Service Manager for more information.