2012 Camp Staff Photo

The Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Staff has a long tradition of being passionate about our camp, providing a high quality program, and making every experience for the scouts special.  If you are going to be at least 14 years old by this summer, and are interested in joining our team, please keep reading…

Staff Dates at Camp:

  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018 – Senior Staff arrive
  • Sunday, June 17, 2018 – Junior Staff arrive (Staff bus available, at discounted fee)
  • Sunday August 5, 2018 – Staff must leave by Noon (bus not available)

2018 Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan Scout Reservation Summer Camp Program Dates (the weeks you will be working at camp):

  • Week 1 – June 24-30
  • Week 2 – July 1-7
  • Week 3 – July 8-14
  • Week 4 – July 15-21
  • Week 5 – July 22-28
  • Week 6 – July 29-August 4

Can’t be there for all summer?  Let us know if you will need to leave camp during the summer for Philmont, Sea Base, etc., when completing the staff application and/or during your interview (returning staff should email their camp director).

STAFF APPLICATION:  Complete the Staff Application if you did not work at camp last summer, or would like to work in a completely different area next summer.

SCHEDULE YOUR STAFF INTERVIEW:  Click the link for more details and to schedule an interview for Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.  Location: Northeast Illinois Council (service center/scout shop), 2745 Skokie Valley Road, Highland Park, IL  60035