JOIN OUR TEAM! Camps in Common is looking to hire Summer Staff for the 2019 Oakland Feather River Camp Summer season. We provide room and board and a wonderful staff community in which to live, learn and work hard. Please see below for the information on our staff culture, open positions, frequently asked questions and application materials.

We are currently hiring for the following positions (see PDF below for descriptions, dates and pay ranges):

  • Program Leader – Lifeguard
  • Program Leader – Naturalist
  • Program Leader – Store Specialist
  • Program Leader – Tot Lot Coordinator
  • Youth Camp Counselor (One Week Position)
  • Assistant Food Service Director/Sous Chef
  • Camp Cook
  • Kitchen Helpers/Dishwashers
  • Camp Photographer/Videographer
  • Building & Grounds Assistant/Facilities Staff
  • Housekeeping Staff
  • Store Coordinator/Office Assistant

This video highlights OFRC Family Camp, our signature program that makes up the majority of our summer weeks.

Please review all the documents below before filling out an application. Thank you! We look forward to hearing from you.


Email, mail or fax your completed application to:

[email protected]

Camps in Common
P.O. Box 11061
Oakland, CA 94611

Fax: 510.601.1595

Questions? Contact Mark Olson, Executive Director, at 510-336-CAMP (2267) or [email protected].