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.

Summer Job Postings

APPLICATION PROCESS

  1. Review job description thoroughly
  2. Submit your resume & cover-letter to calder@fircom.ca
  3. Specify which position you'd like to apply for in your email
  4. NOTE: All returning staff & new applicants must apply through this process.

Accepting applications until position is filled.

 Position

Start Date

   End Date 

 Job Description

  Status

 Waterfront Director   July 3rd, 2017      August 19th, 2017   CLOSED 
 Lifeguard   July 3rd, 2017      August 19th, 2017   CLOSED
 Part-Time Lifeguard   July 3rd, 2017      August 19th, 2017
CLOSED
 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    CLOSED
 Polaris Leadership Director   June 26th, 2017      August 11th, 2017  CLICK HERE CLOSED
 C.I.T. Director   June 26th, 2017      August 11th, 2017  CLICK HERE OPEN

Summer Kitchen and Farm Postings

APPLICATION PROCESS

  1. Review job description thoroughly
  2. Submit your resume and cover letter to analuzc@fircom.ca 
  3. Specify which position you are applying for in the email

Open until positions filled.  

Prep Cook - Young Canada Works position

The Young Canada Works program requires the applicant to have finished a semester of college, CEGEP, or university and be returning to school in the fall. The candidate must speak fluent French and basic English to qualify for this position. If the candidate lives over 125 km away the Young Canada Works program will pay the transportation costs. 

Summer Prep Disher

Summer to Fall Prep Dish

Farm Coordinator

We can't wait to work with you all at camp this summer! Get ready for the summer of a lifetime living and working on a rural island close to Vancouver. 

Job Postings