It’s an exciting time to work at the J San Diego!

Thank you for your interest in working for the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS. Our people are our best asset, and we’re glad you are considering joining our team!

Current Openings

Masters Swim Coach
Group Fitness Instructor (Boot Camp)
Personal Trainer


Position Title: Masters Swim Coach

PAY RATE/STATUS: $20.00 per hour / Part-Time, Non-Exempt / 5-10 hours per week

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Sports, Fitness & Aquatics, the Masters Swim Coach motivates, teaches, and pushes our members to achieve their unique personal goals. The Masters Swim Coach facilitates a program that enhances the quality of life of our swimmers by assisting them with goal setting, time management, discipline, general fitness and teamwork. They will implement a program that will meet the different needs of all members in the program, such as competitive swimming, non-competitive physical fitness swimming, triathlon/cross training and stroke technique improvement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current Certificates required: American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches, or equivalent. Please note: all certificates must be submitted along with applicants resume, front and back images are required of each document.
  • US Masters Swimming Membership or ability to obtain it within 30 days.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Prior experience coaching, preferably at the collegiate level or higher.
  • Ability to communicate in a polite and courteous manner.
  • Ability to work independently and possess energy and enthusiasm.
  • Ability to be punctual to all scheduled shifts.
  • Excellent communication skills, both in writing and orally.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently required to stand, walk, swim, sit, and reach with hands and arms.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate pool maintenance equipment, hand and power tools.
  • Frequently bending at the waist, kneeling, crouching, or reaching above the head to store or retrieve materials.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Frequently lifting and carrying equipment or materials.
  • Ability to lift and pull 30 lbs. (eg pool covers)
  • Ability to perform all American Red Cross Lifeguarding skills and CPR/AED.
  • Ability to successfully perform the lifeguard skills checklist on a quarterly basis.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please fill out the LFJCC Employment Application and attach your resume. NO PHONE CALLS


Position Title: Group Fitness Instructor (Boot Camp)

PAY RATE/STATUS: DOE / Part-time, Non-Exempt

Reporting to the Director of Aquatics, Fitness & Sport, the Group Fitness Instructor provides professional, engaging and effective group fitness classes that follow the J's policies and guidelines.

The J is seeking an experienced Group Fitness Instructor to teach one or a variety of formats of exercise classes that include:

  • Boot Camp (Strength Based Formats)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must hold and maintain a professional certification from a nationally recognized organization.
  • Prior experience in group fitness, personal training, wellness, etc.
  • Knowledge and understanding of basic fitness principles.
  • Must have a fitness/exercise background.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications must stay current.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Must be physically fit to the level of demonstrating the movements and assisting clients and members.
  • Must be able to lift and or move up to 40 lbs. (fitness equipment) as required.

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


Position Title: Personal Trainer

PAY RATE/STATUS: DOE / Part-time Non-Exempt

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Aquatics, Fitness & Sport, the Personal Trainer is responsible for exercise advice and personalized training for clients on a one-on-one basis. The position is responsible for developing a fitness program to meet the specific fitness/physical needs of the client and for ensuring that equipment is used appropriately and for the desired purpose.

The J is seeking an experienced, Certified Personal Fitness Trainer to join our team. Must be passionate, motivated and customer service oriented.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 2 years Personal Training experience.
  • Possess and maintain a current personal training certification from a nationally recognized organization such as ACE, NASM, ISSA, AFAA, NFPT, NETA, ACSM etc.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications must stay current.
  • Self- motivated and passionate.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Dependable, patient, friendly, cheerful and professional.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must move easily around the classroom, gymnasium, building, deck, swimming pool, and field.
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Frequently 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.
  • Must be physically fit to the level of demonstrating the movements and assisting clients and members.
  • Must be able to lift and or move up to 40 lbs. (fitness equipment) as required.

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


The Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.