Camp Cornhusker

Camp Staff

Camp Staff Applications for 2019 are being accepted!

2019 Openings for Camp Cornhusker

  • ATV Director (Must be 21)
  • ATV Instructor (Must be 16)
  • Aquatics Director (Must be 21)
  • Pool Aide
  • Lake Aide (Must be 16)
  • Cope Director (Must be 21)
  • Cope Instructor (Must be 16)
  • Eco Con Instructor/Aide
  • High Plains Drifter Kayaking/Biking Instructors (must be 18)
  • Kitchen-Assistant Cook
  • Kitchen Aide
  • Kitchen-Dishwashers
  • Life Skills-Aide
  • First Aid-Aide
  • Outdoor Skills-Instructor
  • Outdoor Skills-Handicraft Aide
  • Shooting Sports Instructor
  • Voyager-Instructor

If you have any questions or would like to apply please contact the Camp Director, Sammi Lowery at

General Camp Staff Information

  1. Staff must be eligible and willing to be a registered member of the Boy Scouts of America.
  2. Age requirements:
    1. Counselor in Training (CIT I) – 14 years old by June 1 of the current camping season. 
    2. Counselor in Training (CIT II)– 15 years old by June 1 of the current camping season.
    3. Directors / Counselors – 18 years of age or older by June 1 of current camping season.
    4. BSA standards require some positions to be a minimum of 21 years of age, by June 1 of current camping season.
  3. The principles of the Scout Oath and Law must be practiced as a way of life.  Staff is expected to set the highest example of excellence in Scouting.
  4. Housing and meals are provided.  Staff is expected to maintain living quarters properly and always be in attendance at mealtime.
  5. References are important and will be reviewed as part of the selection process.  Have your references complete the enclosed forms and return them directly to camping services at the address listed below.  Applicants under 18 years of age must have one reference form completed by their Scoutmaster.
  6. Apply at any time.  However, applications received by December 1st will receive first consideration.
  7. Return completed application to: Cornhusker Council, PO Box 269, Walton, NE, 68461 or email