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Camp Counselor - Discovery Day Camp - Full & Part Time - Summer Seasonal - Heavenly

Date:  May 12, 2022

South Lake Tahoe, CA, US

Company:  Heavenly Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2022

If you want to obtain your summer Experience of a Lifetime, you’ve found your perfect match at Heavenly. With a massive mountain full of thrilling activities, adventure and incredible views of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is for those who want to go big and forge their own path. From on-mountain Canopy Tours to mouthwatering Smokehouse cuisine, Heavenly exudes high-energy from first chair to last call. Come be a part of the team committed to delivering a refreshingly unique Epic experience.


As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.



The Summer Day Camp Counselor will assist Camp Leaders with groups of children between the ages of 5-12 years in organized outdoor adventure activities with Heavenly’s Discovery Day Camp. Outdoor activities include gondola sightseeing, high ropes challenge courses, hiking, climbing, teambuilding games/relays, nature crafts, and a variety of other activities in a high alpine setting.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Facilitate and lead groups of children between the ages of 5-12 years in organized outdoor adventure activities (i.e. high ropes challenge courses, hiking, climbing, teambuilding games/relays, nature crafts)
  • Assist with camp registration, communicate with parents at drop-off and pick-up regarding daily activities
  • Maintain an active, fun, safe, clean and healthy environment for children
  • Work cooperatively and efficiently with team members and Epic Discovery Guides





  • Ability to lead an active group at a high elevation in multiple venues: such as hiking, rock climbing, high ropes challenge courses, for up to 8 hours/day
  • A strong desire to be outdoors 
  • Previous professional experience working with school aged children



Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 435073

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento