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Retreat Host and Administration Associate

Retreat Host and Administration Associate

SAMBICA is “a light on the lake” inspiring youth to a relationship with Jesus Christ since 1919.

To advance the mission and vision of SAMBICA by expanding SAMBICA’s Guest Programming, especially with a focus on Guest Programs for Youth. Preparing a place for people to experience God. (John 14:2-4)

Full time hybrid position:
This position will look different during different times of the year. From September through May you will be spending your weekends (Fri-Sun) Hosting guest groups and week days (typically Wed-Thu) supporting administration and marketing functions of SAMBICA. For June-August this position will focus on customer service in the main office and/or supervise a portion of our summer team.

• Hosting Guest Groups
• Be the primary Point of Contact for our guests.
• Communicate with groups leading up to their retreat.
• Anticipate the needs of our guests and respond excellently.
• Housekeeping Duties
• Laundry
• Custodial
• Stocking cleaning supplies
• Marketing to potential guest groups via email, phone, print media, social media, and in-person visits.
• Support office administration functions and customer service in the main office. (Phones, online registration support, etc.)
• Lead interns in serving our guest well.
• Other duties as assigned.

• Absolute crazy love for Jesus!
• A love for children (Mark 10:14-15).
• A demonstrated enthusiasm for the experience of Christian camping is a must.
• Outstanding people skills.
• Presents a positive image to the public.
• Embraces the SAMBICA vision statement and lives out the SAMBICA Values.
• Demonstrates SAMBICA team member Attributes: Initiative, Team Player, Communication, Courage to take risks, and Love.
• Embraces SAMBICA Culture: Gossip Free Zone, Advice Culture, Seeking Solutions, Empowering Others, Team, and Fun.
• Sensitive to interdenominational needs and issues.
• Self-motivated and directed. Strong initiative.
• Ability to anticipate the needs of others.
• Successful customer service experience is a must.
• Strong proficiency with PC computers and Microsoft Office applications
• This is an entry level position built for someone looking to grow into a career in camping ministry.
• This position would be a great next step for a camp intern program graduate.

Reports to: Guest Programs Manager
Supervises: Summer Team, Interns, Volunteers
Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred
Start Date: Mid-August 2019
This is an entry level full-time, salaried exempt position that includes paid time off as well as individual medical, dental, and retirement benefits. Shared housing may be available. Salary is DOE. To apply, send your resume and cover letter to

Time:  Full-Time Year Round
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Assistant



Updated: 7/5/2019 3:10:46 PM

Job Contact:
Heidi Schiedau
(425) 746-9110

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Why work at SAMBICA:

Invest in the lives of children and youth: As a SAMBICA team member, you will have many opportunities to share the Gospel and encourage children and youth in their relationship with Jesus. SAMBICA is uniquely set in the middle of a suburban community where 75% of the campers do not know the Gospel. Be a part of a committed community of believers: SAMBICA team members are believers from all over our nation and even the world who are devoted to reaching and raising up new generations in Christ. Have tons of fun: SAMBICA is located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest on the shores of Lake Sammamish. We are about 15 minutes from downtown Seattle. The summers here are sunny and beautiful; giving us a great opportunity to provide our kids with many activities.

4114 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE
    Bellevue, WA 98008

(425) 746-9110

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