Camp Airy

Thurmont, Maryland

Hiring in: Budapest, Prague & Krakow

About this camp

Camp Airy is a sleep-away camp, in Thurmont, MD, for boys ages 7-17. Over 7 weeks, we host hundreds of young men who participate in a wide variety of activities – sports, arts, music, outdoors, swimming, multi-media, extreme sports, and more. Campers at Airy learn new skills, grow as individuals, challenge themselves, and make friends that last a lifetime. Staff at Airy get the opportunity to make a lasting and significant positive impact on our campers. Camp staff are role models and rock stars in the eyes of our campers.

Support Staff at Camp Airy work in either our Kitchen, Dining Hall or Housekeeping areas. 

Camp Airy operates a full-service dining hall that has the responsibility of serving three meals and an afternoon snack each day to over 550 campers and staff. 

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Kitchen Prep, Dish Room and Dining Hall Staff:  June 8
Housekeeping, Kitchen Inventory:  June 2


Kitchen Prep, Dish Room and Dining Hall Staff:  August 9
Housekeeping, Kitchen Inventory:  August 9

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Support Staff

hiring Support Staff For

Kitchen Prep

Kitchen Prep Staff work with our cooks to prepare food that is served from the dining hall.

Dish Room

Dish Room Staff provide clean equipment, place settings, and silverware for each meal, including kitchen preparation.

Dining Hall Staff

Dining Hall Staff ensures the cleanliness of the dining hall, including meal cleanup, set up and breakdown of the buffet lines, and serving/refilling meals.

Kitchen Inventory/Prep

Kitchen Prep Staff work with our cooks to prepare food that is served from the dining hall.


Housekeepers ensure the cleanliness of common areas of Camp. 

Further Information

How far is the nearest town to camp and what transport options are available for? Is there a cost for transport?

Camp Airy is approximately one hour from Washington, DC and Baltimore.  Frederick is very close to Camp Airy and has restaurants, movies, and shopping.  We have vans that will take Support Staff team members on time off opportunities throughout their time at camp – at no cost. 

What do Support Staff do in their free time at camp?

During free time, support staff can choose to go to the pool, work out in the gym, run, or hang out in one of the common areas at Camp.  We set up special time during some evenings for support staff to experience some of the activities at camp – including go karts, skateboarding, and more!

List any additional benefits offered/arranged by camp for staff.

Each week the time off vans will go to a different location – Washington DC, Baltimore, Frederick, Gettysburg, and more!  Additionally, during our break between camper sessions, Camp Airy pays for all Support Staff to go to Hersheypark for a great day of fun at a theme park!  

Do you offer the possibility of post-camp work? If yes, for how long?

There may be some limited opportunities for post camp work.  At this point, the positions are Camp Louise – but if additional people are needed, we may use the pool of Camp Airy staff to assist.