Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota is seeking an Operations Manager to provide leadership to ensure safe and successful operations of Camp Knutson and Knutson Point Retreat Center. Camp Knutson serves approximately 12 summer camping groups and 1200 individuals each summer; the Retreat Center serves approximately 35 groups and 1200 individuals each year. The Operations Manager will supervise maintenance, kitchen staff, and volunteers and is responsible for facility management. The Operations Manager will work collaboratively with the Assistant Director and camping and retreat groups to ensure successful day-to-day operations of the camp, and will serve as acting Senior Director in the director’s absence.
-Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Management, Hospitality, Business Administration, Social Work, or other related field
-At least 2 years of experience supervising others and working in a year-round campground setting.
-Experience and comfort with facility management
-Ability to effectively work with diverse individuals and groups.
The position requires flexibility and the ability to work long hours in the summer. The role will require being present most of the days the camp is in operation. LSS is committed to a total compensation philosophy which encompasses base salary, benefits, and opportunities for development.