Employment Opportunities

Here you will find available job openings for the Central Mission Center, Congregations, and  International Headquarters. 

These positions will be updated weekly. 

Facilities & Grounds Maintenance Manager

Lake Doniphan Conference and Retreat Center is looking for a talented, motivated, and detail-oriented individual to oversee the facilities & grounds maintenance function of our 300-acre facility located at the northeast edge of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area in western Missouri. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overseeing the daily operations of the maintenance of camp property including scheduling and supervision of seasonal full time and part time permanent employees; developing, implementing, and monitoring progress of a strategic plan for the facilities and grounds maintenance department; performing and managing a wide array of repairs including mechanical, plumbing, electrical, structural, HVAC, vehicles, painting, etc.; supervising grounds keeping operations and staff to maintain grounds and facilities to provide a safe, attractive, and clean environment for all; assisting where needed. Hands on and direct participation in all aspects of facilities and grounds maintenance expected. The Facilities and Grounds Maintenance Manager will work in harmony with the Executive Director to assure quality and safety for all, up to and exceeding the satisfaction of the guests. Residence on the grounds may be an option but is not required. Ability to live within a 30-minute drive of Lake Doniphan is expected. Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed, and the ability to fill in for other staff roles in their absence.
Please send letters of interest and resume to cwilson@cofchrist.org

Interim Lake Doniphan Executive Director

Lake Doniphan Conference and Retreat Center is looking for a talented, motivated, and detail-oriented individual to oversee the management of our 300-acre facility located at the northeast edge of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area in northwest Missouri. This will be an interim position from May to August.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to, the management of all personnel, operations, buildings and property, up to and exceeding the satisfaction of the guests. This position is responsible for the overall direction and operation of Lake Doniphan Conference & Retreat Center—in accordance with Community of Christ requirements and applicable safety, health and accreditation standards—in order to serve the program needs of patrons and guests. We have a no tobacco/alcohol/drug/weapons use policy for all Community of Christ properties and facilities and the successful candidate is expected to uphold this policy to all users and employees of the grounds. This ACA accredited facility offers full-service housing, dining, and recreational services for more than 13,000 user days each year. Under the direction of the property’s Board of Directors, the Lake Doniphan Executive Director is responsible for financial success through administrative staff leadership, marketing, food service, recreational, custodial and maintenance efforts. Residence on the grounds is provided. Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed, and the ability to fill in for other staff roles in their absence. Please include pay range expectations.
Please send letters of interest and resume to cwilson@cofchrist.org

Lake Doniphan Executive Director

Lake Doniphan Conference and Retreat Center is looking for a talented, motivated, and detail-oriented individual to oversee the management of our 300-acre facility located at the northeast edge of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area in northwest Missouri. This will be a permanent position.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to, the management of all personnel, operations, buildings and property, up to and exceeding the satisfaction of the guests. This position is responsible for the overall direction and operation of Lake Doniphan Conference & Retreat Center—in accordance with Community of Christ requirements and applicable safety, health and accreditation standards—in order to serve the program needs of patrons and guests. We have a no tobacco/alcohol/drug/weapons use policy for all Community of Christ properties and facilities and the successful candidate is expected to uphold this policy to all users and employees of the grounds. This ACA accredited facility offers full-service housing, dining, and recreational services for more than 13,000 user days each year. Under the direction of the property’s Board of Directors, the Lake Doniphan Executive Director is responsible for financial success through administrative staff leadership, marketing, food service, recreational, custodial and maintenance efforts. Residence on the grounds is provided. Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed, and the ability to fill in for other staff roles in their absence. Please include pay range expectations.
Please send letters of interest and resume to cwilson@cofchrist.org

Summer Activity Staff Position

The Lake Doniphan Leadership Program provides participants with an opportunity to develop interpersonal, professional and life skills in a unique camp setting. Leadership Program participants will learn and work in multiple areas of camp, conference, and retreat management. The assignment will vary each day and week, depending on the needs of the camp, and the skills of the participant. Training, certification, and responsibility will focus on three areas Activities, Administration/ Hospitality and Water Safety. Specific responsibilities may include lifeguard, waterfront, sports, office and guest support, pool management, archery instruction, small watercraft instruction, leading games/activities, sanitary/safety requirements, etc. Participants may reside at the campgrounds in provided housing and meals are provided when events are occurring.
Please send letters of interest and resume to cwilson@cofchrist.org

Day Camp Counselor Position

Counselors will work directly with the campers each day, actively participating in games/sports/activities with the campers while monitoring and supervising them, leading by example and using appropriate discipline techniques when required. This position is responsible for helping to maintain a safe, clean summer program site; ensuring a high level of program quality; and working to establish a positive impact with all campers and their families. The Counselor is a positive role model to campers. Counselors must be a highly organized, service-oriented with high energy, self motivation, and enthusiasm.
Please send letters of interest and resume to cwilson@cofchrist.org

Peace Pavilion- Docent

This part-time position will interact and guide children, adults, teachers, other visitors, and others to promote peaceful learning concepts presented in the exhibits areas - Peace for Me, Peace for Us, Peace for Everyone, and Peace for the Planet.
For more information or to apply email info@peace-pathways.org or call 816-912-1275

Volunteer Staff at Peace Pavilion

The Pavilion will be opened Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Volunteer opportunities are available in 4 to 8 hour blocks. Positions available for service include
• Docent – guiding individuals and groups through the exhibit areas of Peace for Me, Peace for Us, Peace for Everyone, and Peace for the Planet.
• Greeting and front desk – greet, answer questions, answer the phone, and sell tickets.
• Building Support/Events Support – assist in the maintenance and cleaning of the facility as needed; support event rentals through set-up, presence at the event, and clean-up.

For more information or to apply email info@peace-pathways.org or call 816-912-1275