Resident Summer Staff

2019 Summer + You + Shocco = BEST SUMMER EVER!

Shocco Springs’ mission is to provide a distinctly Christian environment where lives are changed forever!  Join us this summer as we provide facilities, meals, recreation, ministry partnership, prayer and more for over 20,000 people from all over the United States and even the world!  Resident Summer Staff is an amazing missions opportunity where you will serve the Lord by serving others, grow spiritually and personally, build relationships, gain job experience and have FUN!

Accepting applications for 2019 Summer Staff from September to January.

Resident Summer Staff Job Description

Summer Staffers may be hired to serve in the following departments:

Event Services– Responsibilities include setting up rooms, operating AV equipment, cleaning meeting rooms and assisting with a variety of other services we provide for guests.

Food Service– Responsibilities include meal preparation, serving meals, cleaning and interacting with guests in all three dining rooms, picnic areas and snack shop on campus.

Gift Shop– Responsibilities include serving guests with merchandise selection, process transactions, stock shelves, clean store and more.

Grounds – Responsibilities include maintaining Shocco property via weed eating, raking, mowing, removing trash and a variety of other jobs to upkeep the grounds.

Guest Relations– Responsibilities include coordinating with coworkers to meet the needs of all guests, communicate via phone/in person/email, problem solve and assist with a variety of other services we provide for guests.

Lodging Services– Responsibilities includes making beds, cleaning rooms, vacuuming, washing and folding linens and performing other essential cleaning services for our guests.

Lifeguard– Responsibilities include supervising water and recreation activities to ensure the safety of guests. Lifeguards maintain the swimming pool, courts and lakefront areas.  Red Cross Certification provided.

Recreation– Responsibilities include facilitation of High and Low Rope Challenges, Paintball, Bazooka Ball, Night Hikes and any other recreation activity provided to guests.

*All RSS will take part in CHANGE-OUT.  CHANGE-OUT is when guests leave campus and we prepare campus (clean lodging rooms, remove trash, clean meeting rooms, room set-ups, etc.) for another set of guests, often arriving that same day.

**Qualifications: Students/young adults (ages 16-28).  Must be 16yrs old by May 1st, 2019.

Resident Summer Staff provide essential services for our guests by working 30-40 hours weekly (hourly pay) and receive free lodging and meals at Shocco Springs.  RSS have weekly worship gatherings, Bible study, recreation and service projects.  All staff participate in mission trips to various camp and conference centers in the Southeast and a team will travel to Hacienda El Refugio in Calacali, Ecuador.

Apply today for the hardest job you’ll ever love!

If you have any questions about RESIDENT SUMMER STAFF, please contact Blaire Butler at

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