Mission Springs Camps & Conference Center seeks to present the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all of our guests through exceptional retreat and camping experiences.

As a Mission Springs Staff member, you will be serving the guests that come each week to our Conference Center for family retreats, outdoor education, and church groups.

How to Apply?

Please either fill out the application below and/or submit a resume and cover letter indicating which job you’re interested in applying for at the conference center.

Call: (831) 335-9133

Open Positions

  • Outdoor Education: Naturalist

    Mission Springs Outdoor Education serves both public and private Christian schools in Northern and Central California. Our classes focus on redwood and stream ecology, team building, environmental stewardship (including solar energy and organic gardening), astronomy, and marine field trips for 4-6 grade students.

    We are looking for recent college graduates in the science and/or education field who are interested in sharing their love of God’s creation with students. As a Naturalist, you will gain experience in outdoor education and youth ministry as you teach students in an outdoor classroom. Naturalists earn a weekly wage and are provided with housing and most meals on site.


    • Lead hands-on outdoor science classes on the trails that weave through our redwood forest habitat. Some classes occur in the evenings.
    • Introduce children to God’s creation and teach them to be good stewards of natural resources.
    • Complete daily tasks to help the program run smoothly, including meal lineups, recess duties, and office tasks.


    • B.A. or B.S. required; Biology (or related science field) or Elementary Education preferred
    • Current CPR/First Aid certification
    • Proven ability to be a positive Christian role model for children
    • Teaching experience & bilingual are a plus.
    • Desire to live in a Christian Community.


    Job Type: Full-time

    Employment Dates:

    • Mid-August to Mid-November
    • Mid-January to end of May

    Benefits: Housing, meals on site

    Pay: Depending on experience


    Download Application

  • Housekeeper

    We are currently seeking ​a Housekeeper to join our team! The primary responsibility of a Housekeeper is to support all aspects of cleaning camp facilities. 


    • Sanitize and clean guest bedrooms and bathrooms
    • Sanitize and clean common areas at camp
    • Fold linens



    • Ability to sit, climb, balance, stoop or kneel
    • Can move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds.
    • Ability to prioritize and multitask
    • Deadline and detail-oriented
    • Good interpersonal skills


    Job Type: Part-Time – Availability Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday

    Benefits: As outlined in the employee handbook

    Pay: $15.00-$17.00 per hour

    Download Application English

    Download Application Spanish

  • Cook

    We are currently seeking ​a Cook to join our team! Under the direction of the Food Service Manager, the primary responsibility of a Cook is to assist in the creation of meals for our patrons. 


    • Monitor the quality, timing, quantity, and temperature of food served. 
    • Create a positive guest experience, which includes accommodating specific diet concerns
    • Clean food preparation areas as determined by law and company policy
    • Communicate with management regarding ordering needs
    • Adhere to weekly/monthly task schedules posted by the management
    • May assist in supervision and training of food service personnel
    • Act as liaison to front-of-house employees



    • ServSafe certified
    • At least 1-year experience working in a commercial kitchen
    • Ability to prioritize and multitask
    • Deadline and detail-oriented
    • Good interpersonal skills, excellent customer service


    Job Type: Full-time and part-time

    Benefits: As outlined in the employee handbook

    Pay: Depending on experience

    Download Application English

    Download Application Spanish

  • Intern

    We are looking to hire summer interns who are passionate about serving the Lord. Our ministry provides a unique opportunity for young adults to live and work in a beautiful community that is truly life-changing. By working at Mission Springs, you will gain work experience, a Christ-centered community, opportunities to learn and grow, and a summer full of lasting memories. Hundreds of guests visit Mission Springs each week throughout the summer to be refreshed, renewed, and to grow spiritually in a place free of distraction. As part of our staff, you will help make that happen for our guests and experience it yourself.

    Apply today!

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