Ocean Park Camp and Retreat Center seeks applicants for Camp Director 

The Pacific Northwest Conference of The United Methodist Church is seeking a new Director to join the camp management team at our Ocean Park Camp and Retreat Center. 

Located in Ocean Park, Washington, on the Southwest Washington coast, Ocean Park Camp and Retreat Center accommodates up to 220 in a variety of accommodations and provides over 100 acres and 2000 feet of pristine Pacific Ocean waterfront, sand dunes, and evergreen forest. The Long Beach Peninsula is a very popular beach community and recreational destination featuring world-class fishing, seafood, and hosting many events and festivals throughout the year such as international Kite and Sandcastle Festivals.

Ideal candidates will be committed Christians theologically consistent with The United Methodist Church, with a demonstrated passion for leading others to experience community and engage with creation. Full-time leadership experience in a similar nonprofit camp or retreat facility, preferably at the director level is desired. Other related experience in hospitality or management will be considered.  Responsibilities include seasonal and year-round staffing, hosting of guest groups, program leadership, financial oversight, property management/maintenance, fundraising, and daily responsibility for all essential functions and administration of the camp. 

The position is salaried full-time year-round. Housing/utilities for Director and family provided, health insurance, participation in United Methodist pension program (UMPIP).  

The deadline for applications is July 1st.  Please contact: Alan Rogstad, Executive Director of Camping and Retreat Ministries, Pacific NW Conference, for an application and more information; arogstad@pnwumc.org, or call 206-870-6807.

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