Camp Marston WEekend Employment (Sep-June)

  • Located in Julian, CA (about 1.5 hours from San Diego) - room and board provided for the weekend if needed.
  • Work with weekend guests (adults, youth and teens) teaching and leading activities, running evening programs and assisting with check-in and dining hall management.

What will I be doing?

  • Day time programs: Climbing Tower, Archery, Marsksmanship (BB's), Canoeing, Crafts, Slingshot range, or Nature Hike
  • Evening Programs: Night Hike, Sing-a-long, Campfires/Skits
  • Other duties: Assisting with Check-in of guests, housekeeping, and dining hall clean up station.

What is the work schedule?

  • Friday evenings starting about 4pm, All day Saturday and evening programs, Sundays until end of cleaning (usually around 3:30pm)


  • Experience working with youth/teaching
  • Familiarity with summer camp programs is preferred.
  • Staying at camp overnight not required, but must be available to work evenings.
  • Obtain CPR and First Aid certification within 30 days of employment


  • In addition to a daily salary starting at $52/day, room and board is provided at camp for the weekend. Housing is shared with other weekend staff. Meals include Friday dinner through Sunday lunch at no charge.

How do I apply?

  • if positions are available, you will find job description and apply on our Y Camp careers
  • Questions contact: Laura Pauli Groups Program Director, lpauli@ymca.org, 760-765-0642 ext 103