Careers & Culture

When you work for Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes, you are given a unique opportunity to share your professional skills toward a worthwhile mission. The satisfaction of knowing that your contributions make a real difference in the lives of girls and their families in your own community brings true workplace enjoyment.

Employment Opportunities

To view and apply for current positions at our Council, visit our Employment Opportunities page.

Camp Staff


Positions available include:

  • Head Cook
  • Assistant Cook
  • Teen Leadership Director
  • Health Supervisor
  • Trip Director
  • Counselors & Camp Assistants at Camp Birch Trails
  • Counselors & Art Director and Camp Winnecomac

If you are interested in working at camp please use the camp staff application. If you have previously worked at one of our camps please use the returning camp staff application.


GSNWGL offers a generous benefit program. As a human service organization we recognize that our staff benefit from flexibility, generous paid time off, and the ability to occasionally work from home.

GSNWGL’s basic benefits for full-time staff include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Short-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • 403(b) plan with matching dollars for employees who work for GSNWGL for over a year

Paid time off is also available for all GSNWGL staff working more than 20 hours per week, and our offices are closed on major holidays. Each summer we amend our hours to have half-day Fridays and we close our offices between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day to allow staff to spend time with their families.

Organizational Culture

Girl Scouts is an organization with a solid history and a growing future. To work with GSNWGL means reaching your full potential in a dynamic and diverse environment. We value flexibility, teamwork, and a strong work ethic. With our large geography, we communicate in person and through phone, computer, and video conference technology.