Join Our Team!

Winding Trails is an independent, non profit organization serving children and families from Farmington and the surrounding communities. Our 300 acres of pristine woodlands, ponds, and 80 acre lake provide the perfect setting for your employment. The quality programs such as our Summer Day Camp, Dunning Lake, and Adventure Education combined with top notch facilities and beautiful surroundings make Winding Trails a great place to work. We are currently accepting applications for:

Year Round Staff Positions

Park MaintainerQualifications needed include skills in carpentry, general maintenance, landscaping, vehicle/equipment operation/repair, and the ability to problem solve.  This is a year round position, hours are primarily Monday through Friday 6am to 2pm. Some weekends and evening work required depending on the season.  This position is paid an hourly rate of$22 $24 per hour with health benefits and a 403b pension plan. Interested candidates should have a strong work ethic, ability to work in a team environment, reliable transportation, clean driving record, and agree to a criminal background check. Cover letter, resume, and application can be emailed to  Deadline for applying is Friday, April 19, 2024.

Seasonal Staff Positions

Camp Unit Directors: Enjoy the summer working with children making new friends at our Summer Day Camp! Must be 18 yrs of age. Contact Renee Felter at

Lifeguards & Swim Instructors: Spend the summer working at Dunning Lake waterfront and gain terrific work experience. Training available for those interested in a swim instructor position. All Individuals with a current Lifeguarding Certification should contact Bailey Dailey at 

Challenge Course Facilitators: Individuals with experience facilitating groups on low and high challenge course should contact Mike Trevail at

Gate Attendant: Applicants should be 18 years of age or older, friendly, and welcoming! Contact Pat Schnee at

Camp Specialists: Applicants should be 18 years of age or older and have an interest and experience in one of the following areas: nature, mountain biking, arts & crats, basketball, soccer, or other sports. Contact Renee Felter at

Summer Maintenance Staff: Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and have an interest in working outdoors. Contact Bryan Martin at

Equal Employment Policy

Winding Trails Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Winding Trails provides equal opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.