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Dr. Leslie Dunner conducts Arts Academy Orchestra

Career Opportunities

If you're passionate about helping young artists achieve their potential, you belong at Interlochen. Search available positions and discover how you can make a difference.

Year-round and Arts Academy opportunities

Summer Arts Camp opportunities

Experienced Professionals

Use your talents to transform the lives of young artists—whether you’re an accountant or an archivist.


Join a nearly 100-year legacy of artistic excellence and shape the next generation of creative change-makers as a member of our acclaimed faculty.


At Interlochen, you won’t just push papers and crunch numbers. You’ll be part of a team that works behind-the-scenes to make meaningful moments possible.


Chart a course for an institution that educates and inspires thousands of people each year.

Entry Level

Just as every actor is important to a play, there are no small roles at Interlochen. Whether you’re looking for your first job or reentering the workforce, these positions are a terrific entry point.


Get a jump-start on the career of your dreams with a fun and fulfilling internship. (Did we mention they’re paid?) Learn more about what it's like to be an intern at Interlochen.

Hourly Positions

Looking for part-time work with a purpose? Look no further. We have entry-level positions for ages 14 and up.

Camp Positions

As a summer employee, you'll play a vital role in making memorable experiences for 2,500 young artists. With 1,000 positions available in a variety of capacities, you'll find the perfect fit for your skills and passions.  

Most of our summer employees live in on-campus housing, which means you'll be fully integrated into our vibrant community. Whether you join us for one week or seven, you'll be transformed and renewed by the creative energy that pulsates through the pines during our summer sessions.

RJ Seibert

Working at Interlochen isn't just a job—it’s becoming part of something bigger than yourself. You have the opportunity to see the good in everyone and discover the good in yourself.  Everyone is valued for who they really are, and your strengths and weaknesses are embraced.  You are part of an amazing team that empowers you to make the world better in your own special way!

RJ Seibert, Arts Camp Counselor

Volunteer Opportunities

Whether you're a longtime supporter or looking to get involved in your community, volunteering at Interlochen is a great way to make an impact. 

As a volunteer, you'll join a team of more than 500 dedicated individuals who give generously of their time to support young artists and community-focused public radio. From planting flowers to taking pledges, there are countless fun and fulfilling ways to volunteer at Interlochen. Here are a few:

  • Usher at concerts
  • Lead campus tours
  • Greet first-time visitors at the Information Booth
  • Sew costumes for dance and theatre performances
  • Plant flowers on Osterlin Mall
  • Answer phones during Interlochen Public Radio’s fund drives

Ready to make a difference as a volunteer? Contact Jennifer Richards at

Even if you live outside the Grand Traverse community, you can still be an advocate for Interlochen. To learn more about off-campus volunteer opportunities, contact our Engagement team at


Join Our Team

Every position has an impact at Interlochen. Invest in the lives of thousands of emerging artists and arts enthusiasts, craft amazing moments that our students will always remember, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty that is our campus. 

Year-round and Arts Academy opportunities

Summer Arts Camp opportunities