Employment Opportunities

The Osher Marin JCC is one of the most family-friendly companies to work for in Marin County, and has an exciting array of employment opportunities in our diverse center. From experienced lifeguards and swim instructors to pre-school and administrative professionals, we're looking for the most talented and enthusiastic people to join our organization. We offer an excellent benefits package for our regular employees including a complimentary health club membership (voted "the Best in Marin County"). If you want to make a difference in our community and stay healthy and fit at the same time, there is no better place to work than the Osher Marin JCC! The Osher Marin JCC embraces people of all faiths and backgrounds, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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To apply for a position, please e-mail a completed employment application , a resume and cover letter to the person listed after each opening below. Information may also be sent electronically. 

Marketing Dept: Publicist/Copywriter

The Publicist/Copywriter is a freelance position for the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center. The primary role of this position is to strategize, plan, and promote the Osher Marin JCC through a variety of media channels, both traditional and internet-based, maintain excellent relationships with the media and provide copywriting for collateral and online. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Publicist/Copywriter's goal is to raise the visibility of the Osher Marin JCC throughout Marin County and provide stream-lined copy for print and online.

What we require:

  • In consultation with Director of Marketing, Marketing Operations Supervisor and program directors, write and execute the PR plan each season to maximize exposure of the JCC's centers of excellence.
  • Meet with Marketing team and program directors once a month at the JCC.
  • Provide copywriting for ads, website, collateral and social media.
  • Work with Director of Marketing and Development Director on impact stories.
  • Maintain excellent relationships with local media; pitch feature stories on an on-going basis.
  • Write press releases and calendar listings (including Full Calendar) and oversee distribution to the media.
  • Research internet options for publicity including social networks (ie. Facebook, Twitter).
  • Develop communications plans for special projects.
  • Work with Web Specialist to post press coverage on eblasts, website and social media; share with other departments and with board of directors.
  • Develop crisis communications plan as necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • College Degree
  • 3-4 years experience with ad agency, public relations agency or in-house marketing department.
  • Existing relationships with Bay Area media and Marin Jewish Community highly desirable.
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills.
  • Positive, upbeat and outgoing attitude.
  • Dependable, detail-oriented; comfortable juggling multiple deadlines.
  • Exceptionally well organized; a team player.
  • Computer skills using Microsoft Windows platform and email distribution software (Constant Contact).
To be considered, you must qualify as a bona-fide independent contractor; have excellent writing and oral communication skills; have prior experience with an ad agency, public relations agency or in-house marketing department; have existing relationships with Bay Area media. Relationships within the Marin Jewish community are highly desirable. Send resume and cover letter to Marisa Ferrari at mferrari@marinjcc.org.  Please, no phone calls. For more information on the Osher Marin JCC, go to http://www.marinjcc.org



Seasonal Camp Office Manager

The Marin JCC Camp Kehillah is seeking qualified office manager for our seasonal camp office. Camp Kehillah is a warm and welcoming community, dedicated to offering our impeccable customer service to our camping families. The seasonal summer camp program is a fast-paced, exciting work environment for someone who enjoys working with children and adults of all ages.

The Camp Office Manager is a salaried, full-time, seasonal position for June, July and August. This position is responsible for all aspects of managing the camp office, including: registrations, parent communication, and customer service. The Camp Office Manager also supervises the day-to-day functions of the camp office and reports to the Camp & Youth Director.

Position available immediately through August 31st, 2015. Seasonal salary between $8,200 and $9,600. Monday through Friday. Available to work flexible hours, with occasional evenings.


  • Implement all aspects of camp program registration including customer service, database management, computer interfacing, financial transactions, billing, accounts receivable, refunds, and record keeping and reporting in partnership with Assistant C&YD and C&YD.
  • Schedule and track all work orders, bus reservations, field trip and outside vendor reservations, purchase orders and internal departmental requests.
  • Facilitate communication with parents, camp staff and other JCC staff.
  • Organize and maintain filing systems for all aspects of camp programs.
  • Assist in resolving all camp day-to-day parent complaints/issues, and then record them. Pass all complaints or issues onto C&YD.
  • Manage daily operations of camp, including office and camp supplies, calendars and phone calls, contact with vendors and helping to ensure safe pick up practices.
  • Copy, collate and sort copies of camp informational booklets such as: parent handbook, staff manual, etc.
  • Check that all registrations and applications forms have the necessary wavers and requirements filled out, then file them appropriately.
  • Other camp duties, as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous office management and customer service preferred.
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite, and comfort with learning new database programs.
  • Exceptional capacity to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Strong ability to interface with campers, camp staff and parents.
  • Cheery, positive demeanor.
  • Good judgment and ability to problem solve.
  • Able to work in a noisy, hectic environment.
  • Prior Camp Kehillah experience is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field strongly preferred.
Contact Lauren Bohne at 415-444-8050 or lbohne@marinjcc.org.



Maintenance Worker

We are currently seeking a hardworking individual to join our Maintenance Staff. This position is a year-round, 40-hour a week position, Monday thru Friday 4:00 am OPENING SHIFT, and may include swing and weekend shifts. Maintenance Staff work under the guidance of the Director of Facilities, Assistant Facilities Manager and Maintenance Leads. 

Assist the Director of Facilities with the maintenance and repair of our Center facility with the following (but not limited to these) tasks: 

  • Maintain and repair facility, while observing and practicing all safety regulations as outlined by CAL OSHA and OMJCC safety program.
  • Maintain and repair HVAC, pool and electrical systems, as well as the building structure of the OMJCC.
  • Assist in event set-up/take-down, moving tables and chairs, clean-up during and after events. Must be able to comfortably lift and move 75 pounds of weight.
  • Custodial/Janitorial cleaning of OMJCC facility, where needed.
  • Carry a two-way radio at all times and maintain constant contact using prescribed radio communication techniques.
  • Work closely and smoothly with other members of the Maintenance Staff, as well as being self-motivated and capable of working well with or without direct supervision.
  • Other duties, as assigned by supervisors.
  • Experience with HVAC, pool systems, carpentry or light construction.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in proper and safe use of hand/power tools used in repairs and light construction.
  • Outstanding people/communication skills, including the ability to work well with employee "clients", manager and supervisors.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced team setting, while maintaining grace & humor.
Salary & Benefits: 
  • Union Maintenance Staff classification
  • Health & dental insurance; life insurance; retirement, 125 plans, paid vacation days starting at 10 days per year; 13 paid sick days per year; up to 15 National & Jewish holidays per year; up to 5 emergency leave days per year; JCC full facility family membership; discounts on JCC programs & events.

To apply for this position please send cover letter and resume bmulanix@marinjcc.org

Plaza J Cafe featuring Miller's East Coast Deli

Cafe Counter Person

The JCC is seeking friendly, outgoing, Counter Staff for our new Center Cafe!

The Café Counter Person is a part-time (16 hours/week) position at the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center (JCC). The Counter Person is responsible for waiting on customers, taking orders and completing cash register transactions. This person reports to the Café Manager and is also responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the Café and restocking items, as necessary.


  • Greet and serve all JCC members and guests in a cheerful and courteous manner.
  • Assemble food orders with any additional needed preparation not done in the kitchen. 
  • Ring up sales; make change; and balance the drawer.
  • Clear and clean tables and trays, as needed; restock food and supplies.
  • Perform duties related to opening or closing of Café.
  • Maintain general cleanliness of Café and food service areas and attractive display of foods and supplies.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Café Manager.


  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time, as well as the ability to lift and move up to 50 lbs of weight.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Food Handler Card through the County of Marin.
  • Minimum of one year experience in retail sales and/or food service, with direct experience serving the public.
  • Excellent customer service skills.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary: $10-$12 per hour, depending upon experience.
  • Full JCC Adult membership for employee.

Please email your resume with cover letter to Robin Adams or mail to OMJCC, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA 94903

Early Childhood Education (ECE)  

Preschool Substitutes

The Osher Marin JCC Early Childhood Education Center is an award-winning, nationally-accredited early childhood education center providing children with a safe, nurturing environment to grow and learn as unique individuals.  More than just a preschool, we are a supportive community of families and staff working together to provide care and education for children.  Our program is deeply influenced by the wisdom of Jewish tradition, constructivism, and emergent curriculum and we invite all to join us.

We have two school sites: JCC Preschool San Rafael, open 7:30am-6pm and JCC Preschool Tiburon, open 7:30am-3pm. 

The applicant must be nurturing and responsible and will be expected to provide a safe and stimulating environment for children to explore, grow, and develop their own natural curiosity and love of learning. Substitutes are required to have at least 6 units of ECE. The person hired must be able to communicate professionally and with warmth to children and adults.

Position includes health club membership during the period of employment.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume rfalk@marinjcc.org.

Fitness & Aquatics


We are looking for part-time and ChildCare Aides for following shifts:

Mondays: 8:30am-12pm
Saturdays: 8:30am-2pm

Qualified applicants will have:

  • 2 years experience working with infants and children, preferably in a group setting
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a team
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to think on your feet and be flexible with changing itinerary
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Current First Aid and CPR

Job duties include:

  • Providing excellent care for infants 10 weeks to children 9 yrs old
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment (including: sanitizing toys and play areas, changing diapers, being aware of surroundings and potential hazards)
  • Organize structured activity time with awareness of child's developmental abilities
  • Being professional and tactful when speaking to parents about children's behavior
  • Actively engage children in activities such as storytime, games and art projects
Please send resume with cover letter to brosenstein@marinjcc.org. The JCC is an equal opportunity employer and embraces people of all faiths and backgrounds.

We are currently hiring Group Exercise Instructors for Cardio Barre, Pilates Reformer, Indoor Cycle and Strength and Toning. 


  • Current CPR/First Aid certified.
  • Current certification in area of instruction.
  • 1 year teaching experience preferred but not required.
  • Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Commensurate with experience.
  • Full Center membership for employee.
  • Discounted Childcare while teaching.
Please complete the application above and submit to N Prieto, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA 94903 with resume and application or send resume and cover letter to nprieto@marinjcc.org.

We are looking for motivated, creative, exciting and energetic trainers to work both 1:1with clients and develop small group training for our large membership base. We currently have over 4000 members with 500-1000 visits a day. We offer tremendous opportunity to develop and grow your business!!


  • Minimum of one nationally recognized certification from one of the following organizations: ACE, ACSM, NASM, NSCA, ISSA.
  • CPR/AED and First Aid certifications.
  • Basic knowledge of nutrition.
  • Customer service and communication skills.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires long periods of standing or sitting.
  • Moderate use of computer terminal screen, right or left hand use, Typing.
  • Grasping and gripping movements
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. Some lifting may require additional assistance from another staff person. Employee expected to use discretionary judgment and ask for assistance from another employee if an item is perceived to be too heavy to lift without assistance.
  • Frequent use of cleaning chemicals.
  • Occasional exposure to bodily fluids.
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary is commensurate with experience.
  • JCC Full Facility membership.
Please send resume with cover letter to Hskoda@marinjcc.org. The JCC is an equal opportunity employer and embraces people of all faiths and backgrounds.


Private and group lessons for ages 9 months to adults. Previous experience required. Please e-mail application to Cheryll Boissevain at cboissevain@marinjcc.org.

We are currently seeking lifeguards to add to our aquatic team.

Openings start the week of June 15th, 2015.
Compensation: $15.63-$16.91 depending on experience.
Positions are 30 hr/wk and include a generous benefits package.

We are looking for individuals with:

• Current Red Cross Lifeguarding/ First Aid/ CPR/ AED certifications
• Previous lifeguarding experience
• An interest in physical fitness
• Exceptional customer service skills
• A strong work ethic
• Availability to work at least 30 hours per week as assigned including at least one weekend shift.

Please complete the application above and forward directly to dhouts@marinjcc.org or call Danny at 415-444-8033.
The JCC is an equal opportunity employer and embraces people of all faiths and backgrounds. 


We are looking for a long term relationship with experienced massage therapists. Are you a massage therapist who has excellent technical skills; communicates well with clients; is punctual; seeks continuing education opportunities and emphasizes customer service? Are you California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) certified? Do you have 500 or more hours of massage training or 5 years experience and professional liability insurance? Are you a self-starter who can promote your art and support the massage department? 

If you answered "yes" to the above questions forward your application to B. Rosenstein at OMJCC, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA 94903 or email your resume with cover letter.

We have open shifts for: Saturday & Sunday.

The JCC is a long-time equal opportunity employer in Marin County and embraces people of all faiths and backgrounds.

Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts

The Event Staff Substitute is an hourly, part-time position includes swing and weekend shifts, working primarily to support events with the Kanbar Center for the Performing Arts (KC) division of the Osher Marin JCC. This position reports to the Kanbar Center Production Supervisor and works closely with the Kanbar team to create, run, and breakdown events ranging from Non-Profit Fundraisers to weddings, quinceaneras to performances from internationally renowned chamber ensembles. All event staff represents the JCC during events and must keep up a clean and friendly appearance.


  • Execute set ups, maintenance and break down before, during and after events, including moving tables and chairs, sound and lighting equipment, stocking food, beverages, brewing coffee etc.
  • Carry a two-way radio while on duty; be in contact with maintenance and event coordinators using established communication techniques.
  • During events maintain all event areas including theater, lobby, lounges, courtyard, restrooms, etc.
  • Perform custodial/janitorial cleaning duties of JCC facility as needed; at times function as a member of the maintenance staff.
  • On occasion, function as a stagehand/technician.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor, Production Manager, or Event Coordinator.


  • Ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to respond quickly to scheduling requests.
  • Ability to multi-task, trouble-shoot, keep a cool head and a good sense of humor!
  • Outgoing, comfortable working with diverse clientele, friendly and helpful.
  • Maintain a professional appearance.
  • Dependable and able to work independently.
  • Knowledge of audio and visual equipment and lighting a plus.
  • Ability to lift and move up to 75 pounds.
  • Must be dependable and available to work with short notice and on nights and weekends. Very limited public transportation to the JCC.


  •  $12 - $13 per hour, depending on experience
  • One one-day pass to Health and Wellness for every three hours of work

 To apply please send cover letter and resume to lbolt@marinjcc.org and include the position title in the subject line.