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

Summer Activities Chaperone (SEASONAL)
Fitness Attendant
Swim Instructor (YEAR-ROUND and SEASONAL)
Pool Operator
Guest Services Team Member
Barista
Director of J Learn
JTeam Inclusion Counselor (YEAR-ROUND and SEASONAL)
Camp Counselor (SEASONAL)


Position Title: Summer Activities Chaperone (SEASONAL)

PAY RATE/STATUS: $13.00 per hour / Part-time Non-Exempt / Seasonal (June-Labor Day) / 2:00-7:00 p.m. M-F

Under the direct supervision of the Assistant Director of Sports, Fitness & Aquatics, the Summer Activities Chaperone is responsible for escorting camp participants from program to program in a safe, timely and engaging manner.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Must be able to use good, sound judgement and handle emergency situations.
  • CPR/First Aid certified preferable but not required.
  • Exhibit characteristics of leadership, responsibility, patience, dependability, maturity, integrity, ability to work independently, and display a positive attitude.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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.
  • Able to adequately observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations, and apply appropriate emergency management techniques.
  • Able to do light lifting (maximum 25 lbs.) as needed is required.
  • Able to physically perform CPR/AED.

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


Position Title: Fitness Attendant

PAY RATE/STATUS: $13.00 per hour / Part-time Non-Exempt

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Sports, Fitness & Aquatics, the Fitness Attendant is responsible for providing a high level of customer service while supervising and maintaining the fitness floor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Fitness and recreational experience preferred but not required.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications must stay current. (can certify)
  • 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:

  • 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.
  • Able to do light lifting (maximum 25 lbs.) as needed is required.
  • Able to physically perform CPR/AED.

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


Position Title: Swim Instructor

STATUS: Part-Time, No-Exempt / Year-Round and Seasonal (June-Labor Day)

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Sport, Fitness & Aquatics, 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 able to adjust focus.
  • Able to lift up to 30-50lbs. Ability to pull pool covers ranging 30-50lbs.
  • Able to perform all American Red Cross Lifeguarding skills and CPR/AED.

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


Position Title: Pool Operator

PAY RATE/STATUS: $16.00-$25.00 per hour DOE / Part-time, Non-Exempt / 25 hours per week

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Sports, Fitness & Aquatics, the Pool Operator is responsible for the chemical balance of all bodies of water on a daily basis in keeping with industry standard. The Pool Operator is also responsible to clean, maintain and repair JCC swimming pools and related facilities and equipment in a safe, sanitary condition. Prevent potential accidents by adhering to policies set forth by the JCC Aquatics team for members and non- members of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Friedenberg Olympic Pool.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • 3 years of experience maintaining and servicing a commercial or institutional swimming pool.
  • Minimum of 2 years lifeguarding experience.
  • 2+ years staff supervisory experience preferred.
  • Valid Certified Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) certificate (or obtain within six months of hire date).
  • Valid CPR and First Aid certificate for the professional rescuer (or obtain within six months of hire date).
  • Valid OSHA training certificate.
  • Knowledge of trade tools, equipment (pumps, heaters, filtration systems, etc.), materials, methods and techniques used in commercial or industrial swimming pool maintenance.
  • Knowledge of standard swimming pool safety precautions and procedures.
  • Ability to operate power tools, meters, and diagnostic equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematic drawings, sketches, manuals, or work orders.
  • Ability to meet schedules and timelines.
  • Ability to work safely and productively around members, participants, and staff.
  • Ability to 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.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 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; bend at the waist; reach above the head to store or retrieve materials; 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.
  • Able to lift up to 30-50lbs (pool related materials, equipment, etc.) as needed is required.
  • Able 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


Position Title: Guest Services Team Member

PAY RATE/STATUS: $12.00-$16.00 per hour DOE / 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 able to adjust focus.
  • Able 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: Barista

PAY RATE/STATUS: $12.00 per hour / Part-Time, Non-Exempt / 25 hours per week

The Bean Cafe Barista plays an integral role in helping to create a community atmosphere by providing excellent customer service and top quality coffee drinks. They act as not only a barista, but also as a friendly face to LFJCC members and staff as they start their days, grab a quick lunch, or stay a while to get some work done. The Bean Cafe Barista helps drive sales by getting to know their regular customers, offering suggestions of seasonal items, and ensuring quality and food safety as their top priority.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A minimum of one year experience in a high quality food service or retail provider with high customer service standards and/or related experience and training.
  • Skilled coffee making experience preferred.
  • Consistent demonstration of ability to provide excellent customer service and passion for quality.
  • Capable of successfully promoting community feel of the LFJCC within the Cafe.

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.
  • Able to do light lifting (maximum 25 lbs) as needed is required.

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


Position Title: Director of J Learn

SALARY/STATUS: DOE / Full-Time, Exempt

The Lawrence Family JCC's J Learn & Jewish Living team is dedicated to providing excellent Jewish and Israel-related programming for a diverse community of individuals and families. The J Learn & Jewish Living team strives to maximize the potential of the Lawrence Family JCC as a Jewish “town square” by infusing Jewish values and traditions into all of program areas; enhancing the Jewish ambiance of our facility; and creating exciting opportunities for our members, guests, staff, volunteer leaders, and wider community to engage in Jewish exploration and connect with Israel.

The Director of J Learn is a valued leader on the Jewish Living team and will lead Jewish educational programming.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree in Jewish Studies or related area a plus.
  • Experience in developing and delivering programs.
  • Strong working knowledge of Jewish values and traditions.
  • Ability to work comfortably with children and adults, and all sections of the Jewish and secular community.
  • Demonstrate commitment to good customer service.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff, volunteer leaders, and program participants, including comfort with public speaking.
  • Strong management, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven track record in building collaborative relationships.
  • Understanding of key and current trends in the Jewish community and Israel.
  • Passion for and commitment to the Lawrence Family JCC’s vision of building a welcoming Jewish environment by inspiring and enriching Jewish identity.

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 able to adjust focus.
  • Able 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: JTeam Inclusion Counselor

SALARY/STATUS: $15.00 Per Hour / Part-Time, Non-Exempt / Year-Round and Seasonal (June-August)

The JTeam Inclusion Counselor will be responsible for assisting participants with special needs or behavioral issues, ensuring their ability to participate in all activities and modifying actives as needed to meet any specific needs. The position implements safe and age appropriate programs for the youth enrichment participants. The position will follow and model youth enrichment objectives, rules, policies, and guidelines, along with establishing positive relationships with parents, participants and staff. All JTeam Inclusion Counselors will work together as a team, use good, sound judgement and handle emergency situations, providing first aid when heeded.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 6 months experience working with individuals with special needs, and behavioral background preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Ability to complete CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Ability to complete camp training.
  • Ability to use good, sound judgement and handle emergency situations.
  • Ability to physically and mentally engage in all youth activities.
  • Be a role model for child and staff.
  • Exhibit characteristics of leadership, responsibility, patience, dependability, maturity, integrity, ability to work independently, and display a positive attitude.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to participate in all physical activities with participants (such as running, swimming, playing sports, leading games and crafts).
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, crawling and bending.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Lifting and carrying equipment or materials.
  • Ability to do light lifting (maximum 30 lbs) as needed is required.
  • Able 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


Position Title: Camp Counselor

SALARY/STATUS: DOE / Full-Time, Non-Exempt / Seasonal (June-August)

The Camp Counselor implements safe and age appropriate programs for the camp participants. The position will follow and model camp enrichment objectives, rules, policies, and guidelines, along with establishing positive relationships with parents, campers, and staff. All Camp Counselors will work together as a team, use good, sound judgement and handle emergency situations, providing first aid when needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience working with children.
  • Ability to complete CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Ability to complete camp training.
  • Ability to use good, sound judgement and handle emergency situations.
  • Ability to physically and mentally engage in all youth activities.
  • Be a role model for child and staff.
  • Exhibit characteristics of leadership, responsibility, patience, dependability, maturity, integrity, ability to work independently, and display a positive attitude.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to participate in all physical activities with participants (such as running, swimming, playing sports, leading games and crafts).
  • Frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms for long periods of time.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, crawling and bending.
  • Regularly required to communicate.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, peripheral, depth perception, and able to adjust focus.
  • Lifting and carrying equipment or materials.
  • Able to do light lifting (maximum 30 lbs) as needed is required.
  • Able to perform CPR/AED.

HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please go to Camp Jaycee to apply. NO PHONE CALLS