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.

Job Postings

Event & Guest Services Manager

The Event & Guest Services Manger will be a key member of a dynamic staff team. They will lead the rental staff, and liaise with other departments, to create seamless, quality guest experiences. The right candidate will be detail oriented, highly organized, with strong communication skills.  They will provide support and leadership to rental staff creating a cohesive team dynamic by not being afraid to get their hands dirty.  The nature of the work will be fast paced with multi-tasking skills paramount during large scale events or multiple groups on site coordination. 

During down times, this role will work with the Executive Director to review and improve rental systems. The Event & Guest Services Manager will lead and develop rental staff training modules concerning guest services, housekeeping, and inventory systems. This position will work from the Vancouver office in March learning about all the 2017 season groups and then will stay at camp for five days per week from April until October, 2017. The schedule will be Wednesday to Sunday, with some flexibility for weekends off throughout the season, or modification based on group needs. 

Read the Guest Services Manager Job Posting to learn more about the position, qualifications, and how to apply. 

Administrative Assistant/Summer Camp Registrar

More info coming soon!

Summer Job Postings


  1. Review job description thoroughly
  2. Submit your resume & cover-letter to calder@fircom.ca
  3. NOTE: Please specify which position you'd like to apply for in your email

Application Deadline: March 31st, 2017


Start Date

   End Date 

 Job Description


 Lifeguard   July 3rd, 2017      August 19th, 2017  CLICK HERE  Open 
 Summer Camp Counsellor   July 3rd, 2017      August 19th, 2017   CLICK HERE Open
 Summer Camp Coordinator   June 26th, 2017      August 19th, 2017  CLICK HERE Open
 Spiritual Life Coordinator   June 26th, 2017      August 19th, 2017  Coming Soon Open
 Admin Coordinator  June 26th, 2017     August 19th, 2017  Coming Soon   Open 
 Polaris Leadership Director   June 26th, 2017      August 11th, 2017  CLICK HERE Open
 C.I.T. Director   June 26th, 2017      August 11th, 2017  CLICK HERE Open


Job Postings