Laurelville Mennonite Church Center serves over 13,000 people annually here in the Laurel Highlands of southwestern Pennsylvania. It takes caring, skilled and dedicated people with a heart for Christian service to fulfill our call to ministry every day. Openings for year-round positions are posted here as they come up. The Laurelville staff is a team, working together to offer Christ-like hospitality to all who come to encourage spiritual growth, healthy community, and care of God’s creation.
2017 Summer Staff Openings:
Join the caring, skilled and dedicated team at Laurelville to serve over 13,000 people annually and fulfill our call to ministry every day. Applicants must have a heart for Christian service, be willing to engage in hands-on, physically challenging tasks, and plan to work evenings and weekends. Starting salary $21,000 (negotiable; consummate with experience). Living on-site (a great perk!) is also required.
We’re looking for self-starters who possess an eye for detail and love to clean. 3-4 days/20 hours per week.
Laurelville is looking for cooks and dish-washing staff. Experience for the cook position is preferred. A cheerful person with a warm hospitable demeanor and a servant’s heart is a MUST! $7.25-$8.00/hour
Great for those looking for marketing experience. We are looking for a creative person to compile our 75th Anniversary Memory book and perhaps tackle other various marketing projects. This is a volunteer position.
Ropes Course Facilitator
Laurelville is hiring several ropes course facilitators. Ropes Course Facilitators will be trained on leading a group through our low ropes course. Facilitators will need to feel comfortable leading groups of all ages through the different elements. As groups request time at our low ropes course, a Laurelville staff member will check the availability of the facilitators and assign those available to the group. Facilitators will be paid hourly ($7.25-$8.00/hour). Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or if you’re interested.
Male Summer Camp Counselors
We’re looking for male counselors who possess a love for Jesus Christ and a desire to encourage growth and discipleship to join our Summer Camp staff. Counselors and Camp Directors are required to attend Summer Camp Orientation which is June 16-June 18. Counselors are expected to attend the Sunday afternoon staff meeting at the beginning of each week and stay at camp through Friday afternoon’s staff debrief meeting. Counselors are expected to assist in taking photos, coordinating games, instructing crafts, leading outdoor activities, and providing good care based on the policies explained at orientation. Counselors who are musically gifted are invited to help lead worship. See below for extended summer work opportunities.
Summer Camp Craft Director
We’re looking for a Craft Director with a desire to encourage growth and discipleship to join our Summer Camp staff. The Craft Director will be in charge of planning and instructing crafts at designated times throughout each weekday of camp. The Craft Director is invited to spend the week at camp but has the option to commute.
Extended Summer Work Opportunities
Below are ways for Summer Staff to extend their work at Laurelville for the summer. Please indicate on your application if you’re interested in one or more of these opportunities.
Family Camp Weekend July 28-30
Assist with registration, outdoor activities, games, taking photos, and support the Laurelville Program Staff.
Laurelville August 1-4
Support different departments at Laurelville.
Friendship Week August 6-9
Facilitate games, Bible lessons, worship, and other activities during this camp meant for people with disabilities and their families. Other tasks would include taking photos and helping with registration.
To apply for any staff position, simply download, print, and complete an application and send it to us:
Laurelville Mennonite Church Center
Attn: Employment Application
941 Laurelville Lane
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666