Employment Opportunities

Mandell JCC, West Hartford


Café Counter Staff – Part-time
Responsibilities include greeting customers, taking and fulfilling orders in a timely manner, maintaining a clean kitchen space, and consistently delivering quality customer service.  Must be able to push/pull/lift up to 50 pounds and stand or walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to use register to take payment for all orders, count back correct change and balance register daily. Additional responsibilities include ensuring that tables, chairs, walls, counters, floors are clean and inviting. Must have 1 years’ experience working in a kitchen. Customer service experience a plus. Flexible hours. Café open Monday-Friday and Sundays.


Prep Cook (Back of the House) – Part-time
Prep cook needed for café in West Hartford.  Food preparation experience a must. Staff person will prepare various food items including but not limited to salads, sauces, pantry items and soup.  Additional duties include dishwashing, general cleaning and storing of food and non-food items.  Must be able to push/pull/lift up to 50 pounds and stand walk for extended periods of time. Quality customer service a must at all times. Flexible hours. Café open Monday-Friday and Sundays. Must be 18 years old or older to apply.


Member Services – Part-Time
Responsible for providing an effective customer service experience for all internal and external members, visitors and guests by using an in-depth knowledge of company products and programs as well as communicating effectively with team members within the Center. Create a warm and welcoming environment for all who enter the building. 

Preschool Teacher (ages 3-5) – Full-time

Looking for qualified individuals to provide a safe and nurturing environment that fosters social-emotional, physical and cognitive development. A strong background in child development, experience working in a NAEYC Accredited program, a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or CDA are required.

Infant/Toddler Teacher – Full-time
Responsible for providing quality caregiving to children from four months to 2.9 years. Must be able to provide a safe and nurturing environment and be responsive to the children’s individual needs and schedules. Knowledge of developmental milestones and appropriate practices is required. Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or CDA, and experience working in a NAEYC accredited program, are needed.


WSI Swimming Instructors – Part-time
Current or former WSI swimming instructors needed for fall. Early and late weekday afternoon classes available. Contact Jaine Mazer, jmazer@mandelljcc.org, 860-231-6363 for more information.


Men's Health Spa Attendant – Part-time
Attendant needed for private membership-based adult locker room. Responsibilities to include but not limited to greeting members, providing a warm comfortable environment, laundry and cleaning services.

Indoor positions available at the Mandell JCC. Current CPR and First Aid certification required.

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Contact Information

For information on any of the above positions, please contact Dee Chappell at dchappell@mandelljcc.org.

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