Camp Allegheny Hiring Staff for Summer 2021 Season

Jan 26, 2021 | by Stephanie Rex

Ellwood City, PA (January 26, 2021) – The Salvation Army Western PA Division is hiring Camp Allegheny staff for various positions located in Ellwood City for the summer 2021 season. 

Camp Allegheny offers low-cost, Christian-focused camping opportunities to children living in Western Pennsylvania. 

“Working at Camp Allegheny will demand everything you’ve got — your time, your attention, and your prayers. We serve children who desperately need to experience love and acceptance from adults, peers, and God. They need someone who will not give up on them,” said Captain Jonathan Lewis, Divisional Youth Secretary at The Salvation Army Western PA Division. “Our goal is to give them an unforgettable week in a safe, Christian environment.”

Camp Allegheny staff members exist to model Christ through servant-ministry, loving relationships and unforgettable experiences. As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, all CDC and American Camp Association safety guidelines will be strictly adhered to no matter the pandemic’s status this summer. The Salvation Army Western PA Division continues to monitor the public health crisis and will continue to make decisions that keep all employees and campers safe.

Available positions include: Senior Counselors, Music Counselors, Nature/STEM Director, Pioneering Director, Arts and Crafts Director, Audio Visual Director, Social Media and Photography Director, Climbing Wall Director, Archery Director, Riflery Director, Lifeguards, Kitchen and Housekeeping Staff, Dining Hall Supervisor, Nurse, Camp Driver, Maintenance Staff, Camp Registrar, and Staff Center Director.Training and certifications can be provided in Lifeguarding, Archery, Riflery, Climbing Wall, ServSafe, and First Aid/CPR. Positions can be available as a paid internship opportunity for college students. 

Staff must be available to work in a residential camp setting from June 1 through July 31 (June 7 for Counselors) and must be at least 18 years old. Starting salary range of $2,300 - $2,600 with board and accommodations included. Work schedule runs Monday through Friday, with weekends off. Camp Allegheny is located at 140 Jenkins Circle, Ellwood City, PA 16117.For further information or to apply online, visit

Celebrating over 150 years of global service as both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services in 127 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of support services. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log on to  The Salvation Army … doing the most good for the most people in the most need.


Stephanie Rex, Director of Marketing and Public Relations

The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division

Email  |  Office: (412) 446-1642  |  Cell: (412) 463-2942

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