Work at J-Camp

Thank you for your interest in working at J-Camp! If you want to have a meaningful summer being a role model and creating an amazing camp experience for our campers, we want to talk with you! You can find brief descriptions of the available positions at J-Camp below. Please email the camp department at if you have any questions about camp.

For more information about the positions, our camp director, Rebecca Bigman at (650) 223-8602 or


Counselors are role models and are responsible for the care and supervision of campers in all aspects of camp. They lead with patience and kindness and create a welcoming community for their group. Counselors will be required to lead activities and work with other staff to execute special events at camp. As a counselor, you will build positive relationships with your campers and help them grow throughout the summer. Flexibility, enthusiasm and a positive attitude are necessary for working at camp!

Unit Leaders
Unit Leaders are responsible for supporting groups of counselors in day-to-day camp life. Unit leaders are role models for the counselors and should have previous camp experience and leadership skills to be able to guide their team throughout the summer. Unit Leaders are supervised by the Directors and will work together to ensure camp operations and coordination run smoothly throughout camp.

"Friday" Events and Spirit Coordinator
The FES Coordinator plans and implements all camp events from Fun Fridays to wacky water days and Shabbat programming. The FES should come with tons of enthusiasm, innovative ideas for programming and great organizational skills! They also serve as support to the Unit Leaders and are supervised by the Directors.

For more information about the positions, our camp director, Rebecca Bigman at (650) 223-8602 or