If you are interested in recruiting, please look over the information below before filling out the form at the bottom of the page. Anyone who comes to campus to inquire about employment opportunities or to make sales contacts should visit the Welcome Center first. For more information about recruiting at Maranatha, read our frequently asked questions below.
Darrell Friar - MN Regular Baptist Camp
Darrell Friar, Camp Director of the MN. Regular Baptist Camp in Winnebago, MN., is recruiting workers for 2017 summer ministries. Positions available include counselors and a teen staff supervisor. Counseling positions are available for July 8-29 with the option of working additional weeks in June on our service staff. The teen staff supervisor position runs from June 12-July 29.
Scott Randolph - Camp Assurance
Camp Assurance is looking for a variety of camp workers including men counselors, lifeguards, a snack shop manager, and a craft shop manager. Apply online and talk with Director Scott Randolph and Brendon Kelly in the DC lobby.
Randy Tanis - Camp Chetek
February 27-March 1
Camp Chetek is looking for those interesting in serving at a Bible camp for the summer in one of the following areas: counseling, program staff, life-guarding, leadership training for teens, kitchen, nursing, photography, media, wrangling, office personnel, and maintenance. To hear more, join Randy Tanis & David Mulder for a recruitment party Tuesday, February 28, 8-9:45 in DC 202.
Jeff Chappell - Green River Bible Baptist Academy
Green River Christian Academy, a ministry of Green River Bible Baptist Church in Wyoming, is looking for dedicated teachers with a heart to disciple children in a small classroom setting. Teaching positions available in Kindergarten, Elementary, and Secondary.
John McGrew - Harvest Christian Academy
Harvest Ministries is looking for teachers for preschool, elementary, Math, History, athletics, and P.E. They are also in need of an assistant manager in their cafeteria, an office assistant, and IT personnel. See John McGrew and Jared Baldwin at their display to hear more about their ministry in Guam.
Brad Dickinson - Camp Fairwood
Camp Fairwood, located in Westfield, WI, is looking for counselors, a head life guard, and an assistant program director for Summer 2017. These are all paid positions. Fill out an application online and drop by their display for more information!
Dr. Charles Ellis - Baptist Mid-Missions
Dr. Ellis is recruiting those with general and specific interest in missions, and is developing possibilities for apprenticeship ministries. Stop by his display or send him an email to set up an appointment: firstname.lastname@example.org. It's still possible to find a place for a Summer 2017 ministry, or begin talking about Summer 2018. Visit the Baptist Mid-Missions website for more information.
Craig Lawson - Ironwood Christian Camp
Ironwood is looking for Summer 2017 workers, especially guy counselors and kitchen crew. Spend the summer in California making a difference for Christ in the lives of so many kids! See Craig in the DC lobby for more info.
Mark Massey - Victory Academy for Boys & Wildheart Adventure Camp
Victory Academy is looking for men to fill their paid internships positions, which give experience in helping struggling boys gain victory over their life-dominating sins, through applying Scriptural truths to solve their spiritual struggles. Wildheart is an excursion based adventure camp that uses actives such as camping, backpacking, canoeing, rock climbing, and more to encourage teens to do more than they think they can, both physically and spiritually. Join Mark Massey on Tuesday, February 7 from 6-7:30 p.m. in DC 202 to learn more about both of these ministries.
Marty Herron - Harvest Ministries Guam
Harvest Ministries has openings in preschool, elementary, secondary Math and History, athletics, IT, office personnel, and cafeteria management. See Pastor Herron in the DC lobby for more information!
Aaron Schneider - Trail Ridge Camp
Trail Ridge is seeking to hire 5 male and 5 female counselors to each fill a 10-week commitment this summer. Counselors will receive training and experience in: counseling, programming, food service, maintenance, administration and hospitality. Visit with Aaron and Amber Schneider at their display for more information and to pick up an application.
Eric Locker - Higher Ground Baptist Bible Camp
Higher Ground is looking for counselors for Summer 2017. Training begins June 26 and the camping season ends July 26. Visit their display for more information!
Dr. Carl Herbster - Community Baptist Christian School
Community Baptist Christian School in South Bend, Indiana is looking for teachers for upper elementary, Math, and Science, who desire to serve in a conservative Christian school with a limited school enrollment policy. Visit with Dr. Herbster at his display in the Dining Complex for more information.
Randy Melchert - Academy of Excellence
December 8, 2016
Academy of Excellence is recruiting teachers and staff for the 2017-18 school year. AoE is a private Christian school (Title 1, K-12) located in Milwaukee, WI, serving a diverse student body.
Butch Archambeau- Wolf Mountain
Wolf Mountain is a Bible camp in the Sierra foothills of California. They are seeking young people to fill positions on the 2017 Summer Staff team. They also have a number of counseling and operations positions available. Stop by their table for candy and conversation!
Dr. David Canedy - Baptist World Mission
November 17-18, 2016
Dr. David Canedy, Deputation Director for BWM, will be on campus to talk with students about missions. If you are interested in pursuing missions, stop by their display to find out more about their board and the mission support they can provide.
Dr. Jeff Reason - Forest Glen Bible Camp
November 16-17, 2016
Forest Glen Bible Camp is in need of counselors, cook, kitchen staff, secretary, program director, and A/V personnel. Drop by and visit with Dr. Reason for more information!
Michael Innocenti - Camp Joy
November 15, 2016
Camp Joy is looking for the following workers for the coming summer: counselors, operational and kitchen staff, housekeeping staff, photography/videographer, and lifeguards.
Pastor Joel Mikkelson - First Baptist Church of Santa Maria
November 10-12, 2016
First Baptist Church, home of Valley Christian Academy and Preschool, in Santa Maria, CA, is looking for qualified, servant-minded individuals to join their ministry. Currently, their needs include: a Music and Media Pastor, a Financial Director, a Plant Operations Manager, as well as teachers for the preschool and K-12 academy.
Rev. Bob & Joyce Landis
November 10-11, 2016
Bob & Joyce Landis represent Make a Timothy Today Ministries and are looking for students to participate on a mission trip to Australia and New Zealand for 11 weeks this summer. MTT is also preparing for a trip to Western Germany over Christmas break 2017. See them at their display table to hear more about their missions opportunities.
Tom Ebert - International Board of Jewish Missions
November 10, 2016
Tom Ebert will be here looking for students interested in Jewish missions. The International Board of Jewish Missions has a Four Day Focus in June for Jewish evangelism training that is free for college students, and they are sponsoring summer mission trips and some possible internships at home and abroad. Stop by their table and pick up some information!
Matt Walker - ARCH Ministries
November 9-11, 2016
Matt Walker here to encourage Bible and Seminary students toward church-planting.
Bill Thomson - Westwood Christian School
November 7, 2016
Westwood Christian School is a ministry of First Baptist Church of Westwood Lake located in Miami Florida. They are in need of teachers for elementary, middle school, and high school.
Mark Massey - Victory Academy for Boys
November 7-8, 2016
Mark Massey will be on campus hiring full-time staff and paid interns for Victory Academy for Boys and Wildheart Adventure Camp. Please stop by his table in the DC lobby.
Scott Randolph - Camp Assurance
October 31 - November 2, 2016
Camp Assurance seeks Maranatha students to serve on their 2017 Summer Staff. Positions include counselors, lifeguards, kitchen staff, craft or snack shop directors, horseback riding program assistants and an office assistant, pianist, program assistant and video tech. Apply at CampAssurance.org. Call camp Director Scott Randolph 224-858-6782 with questions or to set up an interview time. Join their recruitment party Tuesday, November 1 in DC 202 8-9:30 p.m.
Randy Tanis - Camp Chetek
October 24-26, 2016
Camp Chetek is recruiting young people to serve the Lord in a summer camp for 10 weeks. Opportunities include counselors, program staff, kitchen staff, TEAM counselors (mentoring young people), video, photographer, office worker, wrangler, kid wrangler (working with young children), business internship, counseling internship and maintenance. Staff receives two weeks of intense training followed by 8 weeks of camp. One week includes working with inner city children. Over 40 MBU students served and did a great job last summer.
Troy Manning - Bible International
October 25, 2016
Bibles International is looking for people to fill the following positions: project coordinator, composition editor, IT specialist, translation consultant, literacy consultant, linguistics consultant, short-term workers, and interns (office, IT, consultant). Drop by their table and talk to Troy & Oksana Manning while they are here 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Ron Ehmann - Northwest Baptist Mission
October 20-21, 2016
Northwest Baptist Missions is a church planting agency with a narrow focus to the Northwest region of the United States, encouraging team efforts in church planting under the supervision of sending churches. They also have camp ministries, summer church-planting internships, and Eagles Nest Baptist Ministry (a ministry to teenage boys from troubled homes) with internship opportunities for Biblical counseling majors. Drop by their table to learn more.
Josh Burkholder - Amazing Grace Baptist Camp
October 20-21, 2016
AGBC is looking for men and women to work during Summer 2017 in various camp positions: counselors, kitchen staff, maintenance & grounds staff, and retail & office personnel. Drop by their display for more information!
Dean Loftus - Red Cliff Bible Camp
October 19-20, 2016
Red Cliff Bible Camp is a mission-based camping ministry, located in western Wyoming, with the mission to lovingly confront campers with their need of salvation and to encourage those that believe to a life of obedience and service for God's glory. They are looking for 5 male counselors, 5 female counselors, and 8 support staff (kitchen, hospitality, grounds, maintenance).
Ken Keith - Harvest Ministries Guam
October 18-19, 2016
Harvest Christian Academy will be recruiting for teachers for the upcoming 2017 - 2018 school year and for their summer wintry program. Summers at Harvest Ministries afford unique ministry opportunities: classroom experiences interacting with students from an array of backgrounds and cultures, local church ministries, leading neighborhood Bible clubs, participating in music ministries, and during the latter part of the summer helping with Pacific Rim Christian Camp as a counselor or member of their program staff. To learn more join their recruitment party Tuesday, October 18 in DC 116 from 7-8:30 p.m.
Matt Wilson - Grand View Camp
October 17, 2016
Grand View Camp is located in the beautiful mountains of Eastern Arizona. For Summer 2016 they are recruiting: counselors, clean up crew, waitresses, A/V, video editing, cooks, grounds personnel, special projects, nurse, and wranglers. Counselors will have the option at the end of the summer in Arizona to travel to Alberta, Canada, for two weeks of camp at a rented facility serving churches throughout western Canada.
Gary Walton - Bibles International
October 14, 2016
Gary Walton will be recruiting for potential interns for 2017 and beyond. Qualified interns would have a burden for missions and a natural giftedness in the Biblical languages. For more information drop by his display!
Ric Nelson - Friendship Christian School
October 14, 2016
Ric and Amy Nelson will be on campus October 14, recruiting teachers for Friendship Christian School in Raleigh, North Carolina. FCS is a PreK-12 school of 330 students in need of teachers for the coming school year. Stop by their table in the DC lobby for more information.
Dr. Craig Hartman & Mike Snell - Shalom Ministries
October 11-12, 2016
Dr. Craig Hartman and Mike Snell will be on campus to inform students about a 2018 Summer Mission Team to New York and Israel. Members of the team will minister with local churches in New York for ten days and receive approximately 20 hours of in-class instruction dealing with topics like "The Feasts of Israel in History and Prophecy" and "Jewish Evangelism." The team will then head to Israel for over two weeks and participate with local churches in evangelistic outreach. For more information stop by their table or visit their recruitment party and Passover demonstration on Tuesday, October 11 in FAH at 7 p.m.
Mike Herbster - Southland Christian Ministries
October 4, 2016
Southland Christian Ministries is looking for sold out servants to join us for a summer of youth camp ministry. We are looking for both operation staff and counseling staff to come to serve for 10 weeks in a thrilling life changing ministry experience. Please stop by to visit with Mike Herbster concerning the positions available or feel free to contact him at: email@example.com He is longing to visit with you and pray with you about his opportunity.
Craig Lawson - Ironwood
October 3, 2016
Summer Staff Needed! Camp Ironwood is on campus recruiting for 2017 Summer Staff. Located in southern California, Ironwood is looking for counselors, wranglers, first aid providers, and operation workers (kitchen, grounds, stores, and hospitality). If you are interested in camp ministry, please stop by their table and talk to Craig and Emily Lawson.
Aaron Wilson - Camp CoBeAc
September 21, 2016
Looking for Summer Staff for every aspect of camp life: counselors, food services, grounds and operations, health techs, office, program, retail. If you have a heart to serve, we have an opportunity for you to join our summer team as we work to create an environment where God can work in the hearts of the campers.
Matt Taylor - The Wilds Christian Camp
September 19, 2016
Matt Taylor of The Wilds Christian Camp in Brevard, North Carolina will be on campus September 19 to recruit for counselors and staff for the 2017 camp season. Stop by his table in the DC for more information.
Bruce P. Busch - Gospel Furthering Fellowship
September 14, 2016
The Gospel Furthering Fellowship is an Independent Baptist Mission with a long history in East Africa, but is also working in Europe & Asia. We are seeking church-planters, educators, and Youth workers for all of these places.
On campus recruiters are generally given a display table in the lobby of the dining complex. If you are shipping materials to Maranatha, please indicate this to us on your request form, so we can have the material by your table when you arrive.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Fill out the request form, located on the bottom of this page. If your organization has never recruited on Maranatha’s campus before, you will need to supply your ministry philosophy or mission statement when you fill out the form.
- Post your announcement on Maranatha’s Career Services online for students, alumni, and men seeking ministry positions.
- Outside recruiters are welcome throughout the year except during major conference times. Check college calendar.
- Additional invitations to speak in classes or chapel are sometimes extended once the administration or faculty know the arrival and departure times of the recruiter.
If you indicate your desire to host a party, the reservation secretary will check the availability of DC 202 and send you a confirmation, reserving it for you from a half-hour prior to your indicated start time to a half-hour after your indicated end time to allow adequate time for set up and clean up.
- The complete announcement about your recruiters’ arrival to campus and your ministry or employment opportunities is posted on the MBU website once approved.
- An alert about your campus visit is placed in MyMaranatha (the school newspaper and homepage of the University intranet) about one business day before your arrival.
- Recruiters will be verbally recognized in chapel on regular chapel days.
- If you wish to gain a wider audience, post your announcement on Maranatha’s Career Services online or contact department chairs.
On the request form, you may submit a brief description of why you are recruiting, including pertinent details to heighten the interest of potential student contacts.
We appreciate your interest in our young people and look forward to helping you convey your ministry needs. For further assistance, don't hesitate to contact us in the President’s Office.
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