Camp Counselor

Title: Camp Counselor 
Hours:  Part Time/Seasonal
Pay: $18.00 to $20.00 per hour 

Lahontan is a private golf community located in Truckee, California. Camp Lahontan is a recreation facility that oversees the aquatics, tennis and children's programs. We are looking for recreation leaders for Camp Lahontan for the summer of 2023. Must be willing to work some evenings, nights and holidays. Please send your resume and a cover letter if interested to or apply on our website

The Camp Counselor is responsible for assisting the Camp Leader in the daily planned activities, supervision of campers, overseeing day- to-day operation of the assigned camp, assisting in leading daily activities with day camp students and encouraging safety and is reliable. Day Camp staff must be enthusiastic self-starters. Day Camp staff must be enthusiastic self-starters. Must be willing to participate with the campers in all activities, be engaging with the children, willing to take on the Leadership role and enjoy the outdoors.

Preferred availability starting from May - available weekends and holidays


  • Provide excellent customer service to customers, employees and business partners.
  • Assist members and guests with information about day camps and recreational activities.
  • Maintain understanding of Association rules, regulations, and prescribed program guidelines and complies with safety regulations.
  • Participate with set-up and dismantling program props, signs, and other equipment as needed. Clean and maintain camp area, supplies and equipment.
  • Attend, provide assistance and actively participate in day camp and recreation activities with children and young adults.
  • Assist Camp Leaders in planning, leading, supervising campers, and actively participates in assigned day camp with children’s daily activities.
  • Assist in cleaning the bathrooms, vacuuming the floors, and mopping of the floor daily
Requirements: Experience working with children, knowledgeable about games, crafts, sports, an Education or recreation background a plus, but not necessary. Must have CPR and First Aid, or we can provide those certifications. Must be willing to work some evenings, nights and holidays.

Contact Info: Lahontan Golf Club

Please email a resume to Kathleen Sivel, Camp Director
Questions, please call 530-550-2430