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Find a job you love at The Kroc.

Our dedicated staff and volunteers are part of what makes The Kroc Center so special. Their commitment to serving others and creating a welcoming environment helps create a community. Applying for a position here is easy! Simply click on the button below and apply online.

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Join Our Team as a Sports Coach at the Kroc Center!

Are you passionate about sports and love working with kids? We're looking for enthusiastic coaches to join our team at the Kroc Center! Under the fun and supportive guidance of our Sports & Recreation Manager, you'll get to inspire and engage youth of all ages in various sports activities.

What You'll Do:

  • Inspire and Lead: Work with children, parents, volunteers, and peers to create an energetic and positive sports environment.
  • Play and Supervise: Dive into fun-filled sports and recreation sessions, ensuring everyone is having a blast.
  • Safety First: Keep an eye on the players to make sure they're safe and happy while they're in your care.

If you have a passion for sports, a knack for working with kids, and a desire to make a positive impact, we want you on our team! Let's create unforgettable memories and foster a love for sports together!


Current Available Positions

Thank you for your interest in a career with The Salvation Army Kroc Center. We are currently accepting applications for the following positions. Click on one of the positions below to learn more and apply. All Kroc Center employees receive many perks such as free gym membership, discounts on programs, access to three pools, opportunities for advancement and more!

Questions? Contact our us at or call 619.269.1426

The Aquatic Coordinator will be cross disciplined in all aspects of the aquatics department including Swim Lessons, Coaching, and Lifeguarding. In addition to the duties of each aquatic area, this position will assist in general aquatic administration, scheduling, programming, and staff oversight.
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The Lead will work closely with the Aquatics Coordinators and Manager to ensure ongoing quality programming, specifically focusing on the learn to swim program youth and adaptive, along with personnel oversight and the maintenance of daily operations.
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The Kroc Center Guest Services Associate is the first point of contact for members and ensures that they have a great experience while on campus. You will exhibit a friendly and professional demeanor in all guest interactions as you document and ensure any issues are resolved. You will undergo product knowledge training about the facilities and its amenities to address questions.
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To give instruction to all ages and levels in the area of gymnastics in the Performing Arts department. Design instructional programs and demonstrate proper techniques and styling to all levels of participants.
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The Human Resources Clerk is responsible for the coordinating of human resources functions, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hire process, orientation and training, payroll, and recording keeping.
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As a key member of the Ice Arena team, the Ice Skating Instructor is responsible for teaching the learn to skate program.
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With three pools and flexible hours, being a Lifeguard at the Kroc Center is a great part-time position. 
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Bring your love of music to the community by teaching piano, guitar, ukulele or voice. 
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Seeking technical support including rigging, lighting, sound, and basic carpentry as needed for the performances and events at the Performing Arts Centers.
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Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of lighting equipment and inventory as well as knowledge and operations of theater lighting and sound consoles.
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Have a great time teaching swim lessons, diving, and water polo. So many perks!
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Youth Development Leaders (PT) will work with youth of various ages from 6 months to 14 years. YDL's supervise and lead activities for Day Camps, Playcare, After-school Enrichment, and other Youth based programs. 
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Kroc Theatre Teen Tech Program

For a High School Student, Ages 16 - 18

Participants will receive professional experience in Technical Theater & Front of House operations preparing them for employment at the Center & within professional theater community.

Registration Form 

APPLY TODAY: Jason McIntyre, Technical Production Manager
[email protected]
Tel: 619.269.1563

Sessions last 3 months. Participants may choose shows & availability based on theater bookings.

Recommended: minimum 20 hours per session of onsite participation. Specialized training sessions in specific technical areas. Our program will follow industry standards & guidelines.


Our program includes:

  • Stage Craft
  • Rigging
  • Lighting
  • Sound
  • A/V & Multimedia
  • Front of House Operations
  • Basic Stage Mgt.
  • Problem Solving
  • General Safety


Make a difference & become a lifeguard!

Free lifeguard training for those who are not yet lifeguard certified

We’re hiring lifeguards to watch over our community pools in a fun and welcoming environment. Hours are flexible and perfect for students or those with busy schedules.

Shifts available (Opening and closing shifts are needed most)

  • Monday – Friday, 5:00am – 8:30pm

  • Saturday, 7:00am – 4:30pm

  •  Sunday, 7:30am – 3:30pm

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If you’re not currently certified by the Red Cross, please apply so we can ensure you are trained in time.

In order to start this position, you must successfully complete all necessary lifeguard certifications. Training for lifeguard certifications will be provided onsite.

To apply you must be able to swim 500 yards in under 10 minutes; complete a 100 yard breaststroke, and be able to tread water for 2 minutes.


We offer flexible schedules with morning, daytime, evening and weekend hours available. Competitive pay rates offered, see open job positions for details. We provide free facility use of our recreation centers, Masters Swim Program and discounted classes and golf. In addition we offer college scholarship opportunities, and room for advancement in managerial positions.

New to Lifeguarding?  You must pass the Lifeguarding Course before applying for a job.  Fill out the form below if you’d like to take the Lifeguarding Course.

Been a lifeguard, but need re-certification? We’ll re-certify you!

If you are currently certified, submit an application online – use blue button below to get started.

Minimum Age and Skills Required:  16 years old.  Must be a strong swimmer.

Lifeguarding Course:  32 hours of training

  • The Kroc Center will reimburse the cost of the class for those who work for us.  Please ask for details.
  • Training does not provide conditioning or swim instruction, only Lifeguarding skills, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid.

Pre-screening Skills Test:  Lifeguard candidates must proficiently demonstrate the following pre-screening skills on the first day of class in order to continue in the course.

  • Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. Candidates may swim using front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both, swimming on back or side is not allowed.  Swim goggles may be used.
  • Tread water for 2 minutes continuously without stopping, using only the legs.  Candidates should place their hands under their armpits and their head must remain above water.
  • Complete a timed event within 1 minute 40 seconds:
  • Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. The face may be in or out of the water. Swim goggles are not allowed.
  • Surface dive, feet or head first, to a depth of 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10 pound object.
  • Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on their back to return to the starting point with both hands holding the object and keeping the face at or near the surface so they are able to get a breath. Candidates should not swim the distance under water.  Place the object on the side of the pool, and exit the water without using a ladder or steps

    Apply today 


Camp Kroc is Awesome
You should work here

Start Date: June 3
Summer Camp dates: June 10 - August 13
Our counselors are part of what makes Camp Kroc so special, their commitment to serving others and creating a welcoming environment gives kids the acceptance and nurturing they need to grow. Working at Camp Kroc gives you the opportunity to inspire a new generation while providing you with an amazing experience you don't want to miss. Applying for a position here is easy! Simply click on the button below and apply online.

Benefits of working at Camp Kroc 

  • Fun environment with spirit dress-up days!
  • Participate in camp activities such as swimming, ice skating, and rock climbing
  • Free membership to our on-site gym
  • Nurture kids in a safe environment
  • Great starter job and experience
  • Mission focused so you can give back to the community and make a positive impact, all while you work!

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I love the Kroc Center. I want to give back to the community and
The Salvation Army for all the things they have done for me - I couldn't ask for more. 

–Priscilla Orosco, House Supervisor



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