Careers at The J

Thank you for your interest in working at The J. We are an equal opportunity organization and believe a diverse staff helps us better serve our clients.

Available positions:

Event Setup & Maintenance Attendant

Direct Report: Event Manager

Essential Functions / Responsibilities / Duties:
Setup and tear down all events and functions, as well as assist Event Manager with functions as needed. Shifts and hours will fluctuate most of the time on weekends which can have an early start. Late events will require later hours especially on weekends. Open and flexible availability can be given more hours. This position requires the ability to do heavy lifting.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Set-Up assigned layout for functions on property in effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability
  • Perform the following tasks to the highest standards:
  • Set up tables, chairs, staging and linens to meet the function specifications
  • Completes assigned side work to include linens and other items ordered for each event
  • Able to lift and push equipment
  • Ensure equipment is in full working order and report any defects
  • Tear down and store equipment and set up items where they belong
  • Completes other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications and experience desired:

  • Basic knowledge of Meeting Rooms Set up, service standards, guest relations and etiquette
  • Knowledge of appropriate table settings and service ware
  • Must possess strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in outdoor areas
  • Ability to perform under pressure effectively for extensive periods of time while maintaining professionalism
  • Ability to stand for periods of time for setups and breakdowns
  • Basic A/V knowledge or ability to learn A/V system is required
  • Must be comfortable with light maintenance assistance as needed

This is a full time hourly position.

To apply for this position, please fill out and submit this form.

Certified Fascial Stretch Therapists

Fascial Stretch Therapists must be certified and specialize in using the techniques to help with mobility and stretching needs of clients.

Summary of Essential Job Functions:

  • Attract and retain members by consistently providing excellent customer service and session experiences
  • Participate with the Fitness Department at the JCC toward member retention and monthly revenue goals
  • Provide clients with comprehensive program designs to help members achieve results, ensure they are satisfied with their program, and remain motivated to attain their personal fitness goals
  • Assist with integrating new members into the JCC which includes conducting demo sessions to assess and recommend stretching programs, and demonstrate care through timely follow-up communication
  • Maintain a clean studio space which includes returning the area to a condition of cleanliness and respect employees and members that share the space

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Must have current Fascial Stretch Therapy™ certification
  • Ability to promote/sell FST training packages
  • Ability to adhere to flexible schedule and work independently
  • Obtain CPR certification within 30 days of hire
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check

To apply for this position, please fill out and submit this form.

Pilates Instructors

Pilates Instructors must be an experienced Pilates teacher with knowledge of current techniques to ensure safety and quality of experience to members. Candidate must be experienced and willing to teach Group Reformer classes as well as perform private sessions.

Summary of Essential Job Functions:

  • Attract and retain members by consistently providing excellent customer service and classroom experiences
  • Participate with the Pilates Studio at the J toward member retention and monthly revenue goals
  • Provide clients with comprehensive program designs to help members achieve results, ensure they are satisfied with their workout program, and remain motivated to attain their personal fitness goals
  • Assist with integrating new members into the JCC which includes conducting demo sessions to assess and recommend Pilates Reformer training programs, and demonstrate care through timely follow-up communication
  • Maintain a clean studio space which includes returning the area to a condition of cleanliness and respect teachers and members that share the space

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Must have current Pilates training and certification
  • Must have at least two years’ experience teaching with the reformer
  • Ability to promote/sell Pilates training packages
  • Ability to adhere to flexible schedule and work independently
  • Obtain CPR certification within 30 days of hire
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check

To apply for this position, please fill out and submit this form.

Zumba Instructors

Provide creative and well-choreographed Zumba classes to members of the JCC.

Summary of Essential Job Functions:

  • Attract and retain members by consistently providing excellent customer service and group fitness experiences
  • Provide clients with an energetic and fun workout while adhering to the Zumba teaching methodology

Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • Must have current Zumba license
  • Ability to adhere to flexible schedule and work independently
  • Obtain CPR certification within 30 days of hire
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check

To apply for this position, please fill out and submit this form.

Program Director – NowGen Phoenix

If you’re up for the challenge of developing and amplifying young adult engagement in Phoenix, we’re looking for you. The Jewish Federation of Greater Phoenix has developed an innovative model of engagement aimed at young adults between the ages of 21-45. In addition, the program will support a new image of Federation, moving from solely the philanthropic arm of the Jewish community to an engager, convener and thought-leader in the engagement space. The NowGen Program Director is a key leadership professional who will take NowGen Phoenix to the next level.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. Areas of discipline: Jewish communal professional, marketing, event planning, and management.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in leadership roles at Jewish communal institutions (or equivalent experience in a different sector).
  • Prior successes working in the NowGen/young adult sphere a plus.
  • Experience working with operational and strategic plans, goal setting and hitting milestones.
  • Fundraising experience a plus.
  • Must possess strong written and oral communications skills

Competitive pay and generous benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, life-std/ltd, 401k, PTO (paid time off), as well as club membership.

To apply for this position, please fill out and submit this form.