Lakeside is now seeking summer employees. Earn income while having fun in the sun, meeting Lakesiders and developing new friendships and networking connections.

On your days off, visit nearby Cedar Point, Put-in-Bay, Kelleys Island, the Marblehead Peninsula and other local attractions.

A variety of summer employment opportunities are available in the following areas:

  • Hospitality (Banquet staff, Event Team Coordinator, Event Team Set Up, Gate Ambassadors, Hotel Front Desk, Hotel Housekeeping, Hotel Night Auditor, Information/Waterfront Center attendants, Public Space Cleaner, Richardson Wooden Boat Dock Hand, Shuttle Ambassadors)
  • Maintenance/Service (Grounds Laborer, Maintenance Laborer/Utility Worker, Safety Services Bike Patrol Officers, Safety Services Officers)
  • Programming (Art Center staff, Hoover Auditorium Stage Crew, Hoover Auditorium Stage Lighting Technician, Movie Concessions/Ticket Sales staff, Movie Projectionist, Teen Programming Leaders)
  • Recreation (Lifeguards, Miniature Golf staff, Playground staff, Pool Support staff, Sailing staff, Shuffleboard staff, Tennis staff, Waterfront Supervisor, Wellness/Fitness Instructor)

Visit to view all available positions, job descriptions and instructions on how to apply.

Lakeside is a tobacco-free community. Summer jobs are available from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day. We offer competitive wages, low-cost dormitory housing for workers (age 18 and older) and a complimentary Season Chautauqua Pass and Auto Pass to take part in all Lakeside has to offer.

High school and college students are welcome to apply for seasonal positions; must be age 16 and older to apply.

If your job is related to your college major, it may qualify as an internship or co-placement. Ask your supervisor for details.