Career Opportunities at the JCC

Thank you for your interest in working for the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS. The Lawrence Family JCC is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings

Site Coordinator
Guest Services Team Member
Swim Instructor
Barracuda Head Coach


Position Title: Site Coordinator

SALARY/STATUS: $16.00-$20.00 per hour DOE / Full-Time, Non-Exempt

Under the direction of the Director of Children's Programs, the Site Coordinator is responsible for the J-Team program services at the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, or designated JCC site. The Site Coordinator organizes, implements and is a strong team leader of the exceptional Lawrence Family JCC J-Team After School Enrichment Program. This position is concerned primarily with the achievement of excellent, safe, enriching daily program services. This position works closely with the Director of Children's Programs, J-Team staff, transportation services, and families of children in the program.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Education, Recreational Management or related fields are preferred but not required.
  • 2+ years' experience in Youth Development.
  • 2+ years’ direct classroom or relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to run youth programs.
  • Proven commitment to good customer service.
  • Ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of people, staff and community.
  • Exhibited sensitivity and ability to work within a diverse population.
  • Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Strong management, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong knowledge of program service and delivery.
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple, simultaneous tasks; finish projects on time; while maintaining budget parameter.
  • Advanced knowledge with computers and Google Docs, Sheets, etc. to prepare correspondence, newsletters, reports, spreadsheets, and presentations.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires long periods of sitting and standing.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Must have the visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to adequately observe participant’s activities, enforce safety regulations and apply appropriate emergency management techniques.
  • Must have physical capacity to set up daily activities and demonstrate / participate / train personnel in the same activities.
  • Ability to physically perform CPR.
  • Ability to do light lifting (maximum 25 lbs) as needed is required.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS

MORE DETAILS: This full-time position is eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan Contributions
  • FREE JCC Annual Family Membership

Position Title: Guest Services Team Member

PAY RATE/STATUS: $12.00-$16.00 per hour DOE / Part-Time & Full-time, Non-Exempt

Do you have what it takes to brighten someone’s day and make him/her feel like a VIP regardless of the circumstances? Are you tech savvy, an amazing communicator and have an outstanding work ethic? If so, we’d love to meet you!

Under the supervision of the Guest Services Manager, the Guest Services Team Member is a high profile customer service position delivering the highest level of service to our members, exemplifying professionalism, and creating a welcoming and friendly environment. The Guest Services Team Member is responsible for welcoming guests, answering phones, managing customer issues and requests, and providing administrative support to the Community Engagement management team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma is preferred but not required.
  • 1 year of experience in hospitality/service industry.
  • Previous experience in Box Office or Guest Services is preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience with Tessitura, Ticketmaster, Showare, Paciolan or additional ticketing software/other CMS programs is preferred but not required.
  • Ability and willingness to become a Tessitura Master-User.
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certified (or willingness to become certified)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires long periods of sitting and standing.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to do light lifting (maximum 25 lbs) as needed is required.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS

MORE DETAILS: Full-time positions are eligible for a wide variety of benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan Contributions
  • FREE JCC Annual Family Membership

Position Title: Swim Instructor

PAY RATE/STATUS: $12.00-$15.00 per hour DOE / Part-Time, No-Exempt

Under the direction of the Aquatics Coordinator, the swim instructor is responsible for planning and teaching private and group swim lessons for members and non-members of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Friedenberg Olympic Pool.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 16 years old.
  • Current certificates preferred - American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First-Aid certification, American Red Cross Blood Pathogen, American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Can train/certify staff on all certifications.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30-50lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.
  • Ability to perform CPR/AED.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to megans@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title: Barracuda Head Coach

SALARY/STATUS: $16.00-$24.00 per hour DOE / Part-Time, Non-Exempt / 25 hours per week / Opportunity to become full-time based on future needs of the program

Under the direction of the Aquatics & Sports Manager, the Barracuda Head Coach assists in developing, organizing and implementing the JCC Barracuda Swim Team. The position provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for swim team participants in accordance with JCC policies and procedures and creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • A minimum of 1 year coaching experience.
  • Current Certificates required: American Red Cross CPR/AED and American Red Cross Coaches Safety Training or equivalent. All Certificates Must be submitted along with applicants resume, front and back images are required of each document.
  • Demonstrating knowledge of sound competitive swimming skills, and the ability to implement and teach these skills in a positive, healthy manner.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Motivational skills and an understanding of the psychology that reinforces successful competition, particularly at senior coaching levels.
  • Awareness of equality and diversity issues, including those related to sport and disability.
  • Team-building ability.
  • Must have good knowledge of aquatic facility programs.
  • Knowledge of standard swimming pool safety precautions and procedures.
  • Ability to meet schedules and timelines.
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to operate a computer and proprietary or mass market software such as MS Office, Google Docs and Gmail.
  • Must have good knowledge of aquatic facility programs.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions of position and to supervise program activities.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift up to 30-50lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.
  • Ability to perform CPR/AED.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please reply to jobs@lfjcc.org with your cover letter and resume. NO PHONE CALLS

MORE DETAILS: The position has an opportunity to work full-time based on future needs of the program.