Working at Highlands
The mission of Highlands is
to provide gracious hospitality & quality Christian programs
in a majestic mountain setting
& to nurture spiritual renewal & transformation
in a safe & inclusive environment.
Highlands is a Christian ministry of the The Presbyterian Church.
We welcome everyone as Christ would.
We expect our staff to continually strive to be the best Christian leaders, followers and disciples they can be.
We're seeking others like us who want to share in our mission and serve up radical Christian hospitality .
2021 Year-Round Positions
Guest Services Associate
Part-time year-round, and seasonal full-time positions are available. Responsibilities include setting up and maintaining common areas of the camp/retreat center, assisting in cleaning and stocking cabins and guest rooms, prepare/clean dining halls, meeting spaces, and public restrooms. Applicants must have a clean criminal background and meet the Colorado State Childcare Licensing requirements including a physical exam and appropriate immunizations.
Part-time year-round and seasonal full-time positions are available. Responsibilities include cleaning rooms, public restrooms, cabins and office areas, removing trash, set up and maintaining cleaning supplies and carts, and stocking linens and supplies. The Housekeeper must comply with all safety standards, be physically able to perform all duties, including lifting at least 50 lbs. Applicants must have a clean criminal background and meet the Colorado State Childcare Licensing requirements including a physical exam and appropriate immunizations.
Part-time year-round and seasonal full-time positions are available. Qualified candidates host retreat groups, ensuring the groups feel welcomed and comfortable. The Host must be able to anticipate the needs of guests and staff and to organize office tasks. Responsibilities include answering phones and inquiries, providing clerical support for Highlands and Highlands staff, checking in guest groups, providing assistance to guests, handle camp store sales, etc. Applicants must have a clean criminal background and meet the Colorado State Childcare Licensing requirements including a physical exam and appropriate immunizations.
Food Service Worker
Part-time, year-round and full-time seasonal positions are available. Qualified candidates will assist in providing a safe and clean environment that meets all guidelines of the regulating governmental agencies and American Camp Association. The food service worker must exemplify a general attitude of helpfulness to all volunteer staff, campers, parents, user groups, and other staff members. Responsibilities include service in all departmental areas, including preparation, service, and clean up of meals. Food Service staff help provide healthy, high-quality food service for both camp and retreat center guests. Staff will also participate in planned meetings and training which is provided by Highlands Presbyterian Camp & Retreat Center.
Director of Food Service
The Director of Food Service serves as a part of the leadership team of Highlands. This position is responsible for hiring, managing and evaluating all Food Service staff; providing safe, delicious and hospitable food service; and complying with all state regulations regarding food service. This is a full-time, year-round position. Salary, benefits and on-site housing are provided.