Summer 2023 McCaskey High School Summer Internship

The Lancaster Science Factory is pleased to offer 4 paid Summer STEM Camp Counselor positions to McCaskey High School rising Juniors or Seniors! Each selected intern will receive a stipend of $2,250 upon completing their assignment. 

Duties and Responsibilities

Do you enjoy working with kids? Are you interested in careers in STEM or becoming a teacher and want some hands-on experience? Becoming a Summer STEM Camp Counselor at the Lancaster Science Factory may be the perfect fit for you!

  • Work with Kindergarten – 8th grade student campers
  • Assist camp instructors with their daily activities including prepping materials and clean up
  • Monitor campers during breaks in the exhibit hall and during lunch
  • Assist with daily check-in and check-out
  • Other duties around the Science Factory as required

Available Hours

The positions are available and funded in five-week increments between June and August with each intern working 37.5 hours per week from Monday through Friday.

Internship #1 – June 12th – July 14th, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Internship #2 – June 12th – July 14th, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Internship #3 – July 17th – August 18th, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Internship #4 – July 17th – August 18th, 8:30am – 4:30pm


  • Enjoy being with children and eager to be an active participant in their camp experience
  • Reliable transportation to and from the Science Factory
  • Positive attitude

To Apply

Answer the following questions and upload your letter of recommendation no later than 5:00pm on Friday, April 14th. Late or incomplete submissions will not be considered.


Applicant Questions

Answer the following questions. Be as descriptive as possible.
Please choose your preferred service dates (choose both if you have open availability).
Accepted file types: pdf, docx, png, Max. file size: 64 MB.
Please upload a brief letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach, or another school professional.
Please review your answers for completeness before you submit this form.

The deadline for submissions is 5:00pm on Friday, April 14th. Select applicants will be interviewed by Lancaster Science Factory staff. Final selections for the four available positions will be made on or after May 2nd, 2023.

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