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Facilities Associate

Mission: To advance the mission and vision of SAMBICA to inspire youth to a relationship with Jesus Christ through serving our guests and ensuring that they have an excellent experience on our grounds.

Specifics: Assist the Facilities Manager in care, maintenance, and improvements of all structures, equipment, and facility related systems on SAMBICA property. Depending on skill and interest, take ownership of an area of facilities maintenance and advancement.

Associates Program: This two-year program is designed for career-ready young adults looking to launch their career in a vibrant ministry setting. Associates will invest in SAMBICA while SAMBICA develops them through professional work, exploration of calling, mentoring, and building up their community both inside and outside of SAMBICA. This is a full-time position with salary and benefits provided. Associates will have a primary professional focus, while also contributing around 20% of their time to support other areas of camp.


Land Upkeep: Oversee and manage the grounds and maintenance of 10 acres of developed property, 30+ structures ranging from storage sheds to 300-person auditorium, 9 personal residences, waterfront property with boathouse, dock, and activity equipment, and 170+ beds for groups and campers. Also, in charge of organizing and maintaining equipment from tools to appliances to boats along with water, irrigation, drainage, and electrical systems.

Projects: Strategize and manage facility renewal projects for campers and guests to enjoy SAMBICA grounds. Repair and improve facilities as needed while stewarding financial resources well with the budgetary constraints in a small ministry setting.

Help Camp Run: Joyfully contribute 20% of your time, roughly one day per week, supporting other areas of camp (Youth Programs, Guest Services, Business Administration, Kitchen etc.)

Summer Role: Take on a significant leadership role within our summer team. Specifics to be defined during the year.

Core Competencies...

Heart: A contagious love for Jesus and a passion to share His love with the next generation.
Hunger: A desire to be part of a small team making an exponential impact for/with the Lord.
Humility: Flexible, adaptable, teachable.
Pursuit: Of the Holy Spirit.
Accessibility and Rapport: Readily available to and able to quickly connect with guest group leaders and participants, so they know they have a point of contact they can trust.
Creative Planning and Execution: Skilled at thinking outside the box, adapting, and working a creative plan from start to finish –planning, marketing, registration, staffing, setup, execution, clean up, and debriefing. Own it!
Communication: Excellent personal, written, and verbal communication skills.


Agreement with and willingness to sign SAMBICA’s statement of faith.
Bachelor’s degree preferred, or demonstrated career readiness.
Flexibility in potential shared housing situations.


Ministry-competitive salary.
Medical insurance coverage provided.
Generous paid time-off (22 days plus breaks at Christmas, Thanksgiving, post-summer).
Retirement plan with 3% matching.
Housing options (potential on-camp and off-camp options TBD).
Community-building events provided by SAMBICA.

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Time:  Full-Time Year Round
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Facilities/Maintenance



Updated: 8/16/2022 6:11:04 PM

Job Contact:
Matt Wimmer
(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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