Make a Difference


Do you have what it takes to make a difference in the lives of kids? If you're hardworking, caring and ready to learn, a job at YMCA Camp Seymour could be a great career choice.  In your role at Camp Seymour, you get to:

  • Make a real impact in the lives of kids ages 7 to 17
  • Develop leadership skills like collaboration, problem solving and decision making in a supportive environment, with coaching by caring supervisors and directors
  • Gain hard skills and certifications in areas like belaying, boating, nature classes, swim lessons, archery, and more
  • Learn new perspectives and make lifelong friends, as you join a staff team of 80 people from all over the country and the world
  • Live onsite (and in many cases, in the cabins with campers) in a community that cares about putting kids first

Contact Hollie Penuel | 253-460-8884

Want to join our team? Let us know!

If you are interested in working at YMCA Camp Seymour Summer 2017, please complete the following interest form:

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Employment Dates

June 18-August 26
Cabin Leaders, Trip/Teen Leadership Staff, Day Camp Staff

June 14-August 26
All directors, specialists, and other positions

Available Positions

Check out the position descriptions and submit your application here.

  • Cabin Leader
  • Archery Specialist
  • Arts and Crafts Specialist
  • Climbing Wall Specialist
  • Challenge Course Specialist/Cabin Leader
  • Head Lifeguard
  • Waterfront Specialist
  • Unit Leaders
  • Trips/Teen Director
  • Assistant Camp Director (Starts in the Spring)
  • Program Area Director
  • Healthcare Specialists (RN/EMT)
  • Trip Leader
  • Teen Leadership Staff
  • Trips Outfitter