About Us

Camp Fircom is an overnight, environmental retreat centre located on 120 pristine acres on Gambier Island in the Howe Sound.   Since 1923, Fircom has been providing engaging, relaxing outdoor experiences in this rural location only one hour from downtown Vancouver.  We offer exceptional group getaways ranging from corporate retreats, weddings, church retreats, youth camps, and vacation rentals which help serve the mission of our organization: fun, accessible, inclusive summer camp programs.  The camp is accessed by a short 20 minute water taxi ride from Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver.

Current Job Postings


Camp Fircom's Board of Directors is currently seeking a new board member!

This volunteer board meets once a month (no meetings July, August, December) and is responsible for guiding Camp Fircom to fulfill its mission: creating communities of belonging and experiences to grow on. For more details, please read the full role description

Interested individuals should contact Bronwyn Carrodus, Board Chair, at bronwync@telus.net 


We're looking for a full-time Rental Host!

Come spend time on beautiful Gambier Island at Camp Fircom! This 120-acre oceanfront property is located just one hour from downtown Vancouver. It is a semi-remote island with lush forests and a welcoming community. To learn more, please read the attached Job Descriptionand email resume & cover letter to victoria@fircom.ca


We are looking for one of our summer prep cook positions for the season, May through August, for a student. This position is partially funded through Young Canada Works in Both Official Languages grant and requires french as first language.  Check out the job details in english, ou en francais, and email resume & cover letter to analuzc@fircom.ca 

Summer Camp 2018

*Note: Please list which position you are interested in applying for. If you are interested in more than one position, upon submitting your resume & cover letter, please list your first and second choice.

New Staff: Please email your resume & cover letter to marissa@fircom.ca

Returning Staff: No cover letter required, please email resume to marissa@fircom.ca


Dates: June 1 - 3 + July 1 - August 17

Full Job Description: Camp Counsellor


Dates: June 1 - 3 + July 1 - August 17

Full Job Description: Waterfront Lifeguard


Dates: Vary

Full Job Description: Spiritual Life Coordinator

Job Postings