Camping Site Manager


The Illinois Great Rivers Conference of The United Methodist Church is conducting a search for an experienced and innovative individual familiar with all aspects of running a camp site, including programming, to join us in the role of Site Manager at its Little Grassy Camp and Retreat Center in Makanda, Illinois. 
This is a full-time, year-round Conference position responsible for managing and supporting the entire camping ministry including facility, food service, hospitality, administration, visioning, and all other work needed to provide a Christ-centered place of camping and retreat ministry.  Candidate must live on site and have a flexible schedule; regular weekend availability is required for this position.  
The ideal candidate will have experience developing, implementing and marketing summer and year-round programs; supervising staff; creatively solving problems; caring well for guests and coworkers; overseeing facilities and grounds; and supporting the mission of Little Grassy and The United Methodist Church.
This full time, salaried position includes on site housing, some paid utilities, meals when guests are on site, optional medical insurance, and pension plan. Salary range is $32,000-$38,000 and will be commensurate with experience. Preferred start date is May 1, 2019.

Read the full job description here 

Please send a letter of application, resume and three professional references to or
Human Resource Administrator, United Methodist Center,
PO Box 19207, Springfield, IL  62794-9207
Resumes received by April 8, 2019 will be given priority.
The Illinois Great Rivers Conference is an Equal Opportunity Employer