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Aquatics Manager
The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus
1125 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209

Principal Responsibilities:

The Aquatic Complex at the Jewish Community Center is unrivaled in Grater Columbus - come join the team! We are currently hiring for an Aquatics Manager Position, paying up to $50,000 per year! Inside pool features a 6 lane, 25 meter heated competition pool. Outdoor pool facilities include another competition pool and two shallow areas centered upon an expansive pool deck with lounge chairs, concession area and shaded patio.

JCC employment includes potential for health benefits including dental and vision, facility membership, discounted childcare, paid time off and more! Required certifications will be reimbursed.

Position Summary: Primary responsibilities include supervision of three swimming pools, lifeguards, Water Safety Instructors and Aquatic Fitness Instructors. Instruct Lifeguard and WSIs certification and CPR/AED/First Aid classes. Provide a safe, clean pool and pool area environment. Develop and manage departmental budget. Develop new programming and build on current programs. Maintain open communications with members, parents, committees, staff, and supervisor.



Swim Lessons:

Other Managerial Aspects:

Minimum Qualifications:


Knowledge and Education Preferred: BA/BS in Recreation, Sports Management, Physical Education and/or Related Field.

Experience Preferred: Prior programming, instructing, administrative, budgeting and supervising experience; experience working with youth and adults.

Special Skills: Strong communication and organizational skills, knowledge of all pool safety rules, pool maintenance and chemicals, excellent customer service skills, multi-tasker, computer literate in Microsoft Office software, ability to work with outside vendors, schools and businesses, and enthusiastic about all aspects of the Aquatics field. Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Certification Requirements:

The following certifications need to be accomplished within the time stated below. The JCC will reimburse the employee for the cost of obtaining required certifications after the employee has worked for the JCC for at least three months and within three months of completion of the training and certification:

 Lifeguard Certification (must have at time of hire)

 First Aid/CPR/AED Certification (must have at time of hire)

 First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor Certification (preferred and willing to get within a year)

 WSI Certification (preferred and willing to get within a year)

 Lifeguard Instructor Certification (preferred and willing to get within a year)

 Water Exercise Certification (preferred)


45,000 - 55,000

Agency Information:

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus is a human service agency offering a varied program that is Jewish in nature. It is committed to enhancing the quality of individual and family life through the promotion of physical, intellectual and spiritual wellness. It provides educational and cultural programs that reflect the Jewish heritage, health related activities and many services to the community at large. Through its wide array of programs, the JCC pursues its mission of strengthening the individual, family and community.

The JCC nurtures a passion for Jewish learning and living. Through programs and services, the JCC provides comfortable and inviting environments in which the community can thrive.