Camp Fire Sunshine Central Florida | Light The Fire Within




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You can make a difference in the lives of children, youth and families in our community! Camp Fire Sunshine is a premier child and youth development non-profit organization that has been serving Central Florida since 1918.

Our promise is to provide opportunities for young people to find their spark, lift their voice and discover who they are. We are leaders in early childhood education, camp programs, environmental education, after school programming and teen services.

A career at Camp Fire opens the door to working with some of the most passionate, experienced and knowledgeable people in youth development. Here, you will find an environment that values your experiences, abilities, creativity and energy and will encourage you to use and discover the talents within yourself. Camp Fire has many job opportunities including internships, seasonal, part-time and full-time. If you don't see an immediate opening, but want to introduce yourself, we'll accept your resume, too!

Join our team to help light the fire within.

Submit an application and upload your resume online

  • Fax to 863.687.1679
  • Mail to Camp Fire Sunshine, 2600 Buckingham Avenue, Lakeland, FL  33803

Due to the volume of responses, only qualified parties will be contacted. No phone calls or emails, please.


Website / Social Media / Graphic Design / Program Assistant

All of the above rolled into one fun, full-time position! This is a unique opportunity for someone passionate about today’s youth with a marketing/website background.

Qualifications ---

    • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to “switch gears” throughout the day
    • Experience mentoring youth ages K-12
    • Love of the outdoors - from the playground to camping & more
    • Proven experience with WordPress websites
    • Experience with multiple social media platforms and graphics/ad designs
    • Must pass a background check
    • Must possess a valid license & clean driving record


Bus Driver / Chaperone

Camp Ignite

Summer day camp for 5th & 6th grade youth

Qualifications ---

    • Possess CDL Class B license & clean driving record to drive bus for field trips
    • Ability to work as day camp counselor during field trips and to positively interact with youth
    • Be available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays throughout the Summer

Part-time Janitor

    • Part-time, 6 to 10 hours per week
    • Vacuuming, mopping
    • Cleaning restrooms
    • Emptying trash
    • Other cleaning duties as needed

Qualifications ---

    • Previous cleaning experience required
    • Ability to work unsupervised at times
    • Must pass a background check
    • Must have availability Monday through Friday throughout the summer and two to three days a week during the school year.



Camp Fire Sunshine Central Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The organization will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, national origin, disability or other reason prohibited by the fair employment laws. Reasonable accommodation will be provided in an effort to advance employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Employment at Camp Fire Sunshine Central Florida is on an at-will basis. The employee and the organization are each free to terminate the relationship at any time without cause.

Camp Fire Sunshine Central Florida may conduct a criminal background investigation and/or drug test on any employee.

Our Promise

Young people want to shape the world.

Camp Fire provides the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

In Camp Fire, it begins now.

Light the fire within