Employment

We're always on the lookout for awesome people to join our team as we work to make HRCA a great organization for all our members.

Key Application Information

  • Click on an opening below to learn more about a specific job and apply.
  • All jobs listed require a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Any problems or have comments or questions, contact Susan Roth at [email protected].

Current Openings

Aquatics

Swim Instructors

Aquatics

Swim Coach

Aquatics

Lifeguards

Arts and Education

Children's Instructor

Arts and Education

Kindergarten Teacher

Arts and Education

Preschool Aide

Arts and Education

Pottery Instructor

Arts and Education

Cooking Instructor

Arts and Education

Dance Teacher

Arts and Education

Preschool Teacher

Backcountry Wilderness Area

Equine Program Instructor

Facilities

Membership Services

Facilities

Guest Services

Facilities

Janitorial

Facilities Management

Assistant Facility Supervisor

Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist


Aquatics

Lifeguards

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Are you a swimmer looking for flexible hours in a fun environment? We are currently accepting applications for year round employment. Urgent need for day time staff. EOE

Requirements: You must be a minimum of 16 years of age. You must be able to swim 200 yards, tread water without the use of your hands for one minute and retrieve a ten pound brick from a depth of eight feet. Employment opportunities at HRCA may be available, but not guaranteed, after successful completion of a certification course. Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen. Starting pay $12.00 up to $12.80 per hour, depending on qualifications.

Salary: Starting pay $12.00 up to $12.80 per hour, depending on qualifications.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Aquatics

Swim Coach

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing high level, structured workouts to age group programs, giving stroke correction and technique training to age group swimmers 5-30 participants, ensuring a safe swimming environment for all involved in the program, providing excellent customer service and working with other coaches to maintain and improve our high quality age group programs.

Requirements: A background in competitive swimming is required with 2 years of previous age group coaching experience desired. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. EOE

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $12.55 and is dependent on qualifications and experience.


Aquatics

Swim Instructors

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Responsible for instructing participants of all ages and skill levels to improve their swimming ability and water skills in a constructive, safe and enjoyable environment. Examples of duties include organizing lesson plans, teaching in-water swimming skills, maintaining written progression reports and producing final report cards to discuss with parents of participants on a monthly basis. Previous experience working with children and a competitive swim background is helpful. EOE

Requirements: Must be a minimum of 16 years of age. Good customer service and organizational skills are required. Scheduling requirements may include working evenings and/or Saturdays. Must possess a positive attitude and be able to relate to children of all ages. Swimming a competent freestyle and backstroke for 50 yards is required. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. Employment opportunities at HRCA are not guaranteed and depend on a successful completion of a certification course.

Salary: Rate of pay starts $12.30 per hour


Arts and Education

Pottery Instructor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time clay arts instructor. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and facilitating personalized pottery programs, working one on one with students to prepare and assist students in developing not only a familiarity but comfort and proficiency in the subject. EOE

Requirements: Must have a related degree or 3 years of clay arts instruction experience and the ability to work in the mornings, after school hours and weekends. Must possess a familiarity in mixing glazes, firing kilns and teaching both hand-building and wheel classes for youth and adults. Must possess strong customer service and interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with children. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Salary: Rate of pay ranges from $15.59- $17.71/hour.


Arts and Education

Cooking Instructor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time cooking instructor. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and facilitating personalized cooking programs, working one on one with students to prepare and assist students in developing not only a familiarity but comfort and proficiency in the subject. EOE

Requirements: Must have a culinary or related degree and 3 years of culinary instruction experience and the ability to work in the mornings, after school hours and weekends. Must possess strong customer service and interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with children. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Rate of pay ranges from $15.59- $17.71/hr


Arts and Education

Preschool and Kindergarten Enrichment Teacher

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time, Preschool or Kindergarten Enrichment Teacher. Starting hours would be approximately 12:00 pm-5:30 pm M-F, with the opportunity for additional hours during different times of the day. EOE

Requirements: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Teaching a comprehensive program to include Music, Story or Books, and Arts or Crafts projects, swimming and other activities that correspond to weekly themes, implement weekly themes, assist in maintaining and arranging the appearance of the room following Human Services guidelines, assist in preparing supply lists, demonstrate excellent public relations and customer service skills when communicating verbally and in writing with participants, parents, and other staff and has a soft and gentle, warm demeanor working with children. Applicants who meet the requirements for Lead Teacher Qualified are strongly encouraged to apply. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $17.71/hour


Arts and Education

Preschool Aide

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time Preschool/Enrichment Aide. Hours vary depending on our AM or PM program needs but will range from 8:30am -5:30pm. Must be 18 years of age or older. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assisting the classroom teacher with curriculum implementation and daily activity facilitation. The job also includes, implementing weekly lesson plans, assist in maintaining and arranging the appearance of the room following Human Services guidelines, assist in preparing supply lists, attend monthly staff meetings, demonstrate excellent public relations and customer service skills when communicating verbally and in writing with participants, parents, and other staff and has a soft and gentle, warm demeanor working with children. EOE

Requirements: Aides are required to obtain 15 hours of continuing education a year. Applicants must meet the requirements for an Aide according to the Department of Human Services and must be able to supply proof of education and experience at the time of interview. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $12.73/hour.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Arts and Education

Preschool Teacher

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time Preschool/Enrichment Teacher. Hours vary depending on our AM or PM program needs but will range from 8:30am-5:30pm. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Teaching a comprehensive curriculum for children ages 2 ½ - 6 that assist students in developing their cognitive, social/emotional, linguistic and motor skills. Our afternoon program includes Music, Story or Books, and Arts or Crafts projects, swimming and other activities that correspond to weekly themes. Implementing weekly lesson plans, assist in maintaining and arranging the appearance of the room following Human Services guidelines, assist in preparing supply lists, attend monthly staff meetings, demonstrate excellent public relations and customer service skills when communicating verbally and in writing with participants, parents, and other staff and has a soft and gentle, warm demeanor working with children are requirements of the position. EOE.

Requirements: Teachers are required to obtain 15 hours of continuing education a year. Applicants must meet the requirements for Lead Teacher Qualified according to the Department of Human Services and must be able to supply proof of education and experience at the time of interview. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $17.71/hour.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Arts and Education

Dance Teacher

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time Dance Teacher for children ages 3-18. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and facilitating personalized learning programs, working one on one and in classroom settings with students to prepare and assist them in developing not only a familiarity, but comfort and proficiency in dance. EOE.

Requirements: Must have a background in dance or related degree and 3 years of dance instruction experience and the ability to work after school hours and weekends. Must possess strong customer service and interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with children. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $15.59/hour.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Arts and Education

Kindergarten Teacher

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part-time Kindergarten Teacher. Hours vary depending on our AM or PM program needs but will range from 8:30am-5:30pm. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Teaching a comprehensive curriculum for children ages 4 - 6 that assist students in developing their cognitive, social/emotional, linguistic and motor skills. Teachers will work with students to help supplement their e-learning experience as well as help guide them through completing their own school’s required work. Our afternoon program includes Music, Story or Books, and Arts or Crafts projects, swimming and other activities that correspond to weekly themes. Implementing weekly lesson plans, assist in maintaining and arranging the appearance of the room following Human Services guidelines, assist in preparing supply lists, attend monthly staff meetings, demonstrate excellent public relations and customer service skills when communicating verbally and in writing with participants, parents, and other staff and has a soft and gentle, warm demeanor working with children are requirements of the position.

Requirements: Teachers are required to obtain 15 hours of continuing education a year. Applicants must meet the requirements for Lead Teacher Qualified or have an ECE or Elementary degree and must be able to supply proof of education and experience at the time of interview. Basic computer skills a plus. Ability to lift items 10 to 25 lbs. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. EOE.

Salary: Rate of pay starts at $17.71 dependent on qualifications


Arts and Education

Children's Instructor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The HRCA Youth Department has an opening for a part time Children’s Instructor. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, plans, prepares and instructs a specific children’s class. Provides a cost breakdown per class for revenue and budget analysis. Interacts with children in a positive manner.

Requirements: Must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Knowledge of education, children’s or general recreation programming in line with the class being taught. Must be at least 18 years old and be able to properly lift 20 pounds unassisted and 40 pounds assisted. Must possess current First Aid and CPR certification or ability to obtain within 30 days of employment. Must be able to travel between four (4) facilities as needed. Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen. EOE

Salary: $12.48 per hour


Backcountry Wilderness Area

Equine Program Instructor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The Backcountry Wilderness Area strives to improve wildlife habitat, inspire the next generation of environmental stewards, and ignite a lifelong love of the outdoors for all. The Backcountry Wilderness Area offers a variety of educational programming to schools and the community. This position is responsible for planning, teaching, and coordinating both private and group horseback riding lessons, as well as facilitating basic horsemanship classes, pony programs, and more. This position is responsible for running and scheduling their own book of clients, must be able to coordinate lesson times with other instructors, and be willing to teach scheduled horsemanship and pony programming. Programs may run during the day, in the evening, or on the weekend. Please specify your availability and interest in your cover letter. HRCA Backcountry Wilderness Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Requirements: Candidates must be 18 years of age or older. At least three years horse care and riding experience is required. Previous experience teaching horseback riding lessons is preferred. Must have an interest in, respect for, and ability to work with children. Ability to adapt lesson plans and instructions to meet a wide variety of learners. Strong work ethic and motivation to contribute positively to the Backcountry Wilderness Area at large. Strong communication skills with ability to effectively interact with people of all backgrounds. Current First Aid and CPR certifications, or ability to obtain before the first day of employment. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check. All applications require a resume and cover letter.

Salary: $13-16/hour depending on qualifications


Facilities

Janitorial

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Highlands Ranch Community Association has openings for part time janitorial positions. Need dependable, honest, hard worker, with good communication skills to fill janitorial positions in one of our large, first class, recreation facilities. EOE.

Requirements: Require background check, pre-employment physical, and drug screen. Must be at least 18 years old.

Salary: Starting pay is $13.83/hour.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Facilities

Guest Services

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Performs a variety of duties to meet the needs of members utilizing the recreational facilities. Examples of duties include monitoring and greeting members entering the facilities, equipment checkout and upkeep and supervision of the fitness area. EOE.

Requirements: This position requires a commitment of 3 shifts per week (including 1 weekend day). We are currently hiring for mornings and daytime hours (5:00 am - 3:00 pm). You must be able to work these hours to apply. Minimum age requirement is 16. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: $12.00 per hour

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Facilities

Membership Services

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The Highlands Ranch Community Association is seeking an individual to work for the Member Services Department located at the Recreation Center at Eastridge. The individual is responsible for maintaining the membership database for current households and for those that are new to Highlands Ranch. The individual is also responsible for registering members and program guests for activities and classes through HRCA. This is a part-time position, to work weekdays, Saturdays and/or Sundays. EOE

Requirements: The ability to learn and understand our database, perform data entry, communicate effectively and plan and meet deadlines is critical. Applicant must be willing to work shifts during the week/weekend that include hours varying between 6am and 7pm. Shifts are rotated on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.

Salary: Pay starts at $13.83 per hour.


Facilities Management

Assistant Facility Supervisor

Job Type: Full Time

Description: Highlands Ranch Community Association seeks a team oriented, hard-working, hands-on, dependable manager with excellent supervisory, detail, communication, people, and follow-through skills. This position helps supervise the day-to-day operations of a large up-to-date recreation center including aquatics, cardiovascular-weight areas, classes, public areas, program registration, guest services, room rentals, janitorial, landscaping, training, and scheduling.

Requirements: Must possess excellent customer service and conflict resolution skills. Three (3) to five (5) years direct supervisory experience required. Schedule may include opening, closing, weekend, and holiday shifts between the hours of 4:30 a.m. and 11 p.m. This is a full time position with excellent benefits. Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen. EOE.

Salary: Starting salary is $43,680.00

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Fitness

Group Fitness Instructor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Conducts safe and effective Group Fitness classes to participants of all ages and ability levels. EOE.

Requirements: Requires a nationally recognized Group Fitness Instructor Certification (ACSM, ACE, AFAA/NASM, AAAI, etc.) and an understanding of all rules and regulations governing the Fitness program. Must possess current CPR/AED certifications. Must be available on Saturdays. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Starting pay $15.83 dependent on experience/certification.

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume.


Sports

Youth Sports On-Site Supervisor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Youth Sports On-Site Supervisors needed to work night and weekend hours to provide exceptional customer service in our youth sports programs. Duties include enforcing gym/league rules and working with spectators, coaches, players, officials and other staff members to ensure a safe environment for youth sports participants. This is a part time year-round position. EOE

Requirements: Minimum of 18 years of age preferred. 6 months prior work experience in sports or customer service is preferred. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Starting is $12.73/hr


Sports

Tennis Monitor

Job Type: Part Time

Description: The Highlands Ranch Community Association is looking for a part time Tennis Monitor. The Tennis Monitor performs a variety of registration and check-in duties associated with the operation of the HRCA Tennis Pavilion and the overall tennis program. Maintains a working knowledge of all current HRCA tennis programs, including lessons, leagues, social events and tournaments. Provides customer service by responding positively to customer inquiries and assisting customers in a timely manner. Responsible for accurate day-to-day collection of money tied to point of sale activities and program registration. Provides a prompt, courteous response to all telephone inquiries. Assists the Tennis Specialist in performing clerical duties related to the provision of tennis programming and operation. EOE.

Requirements: Ability to communicate professionally and effectively, both in person and by telephone. Must be able to reason, problem solve, and effectively find solutions when problems occur. Must enjoy heavy contact with the public. Must be at least 16 years of age. Basic computer skills and phone etiquette required. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: $12.00/per hour


Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Job Type: Part Time

Description: Highlands Ranch Community Association is looking for a confident, motivated professional to work directly with participants of all ages and abilities. This part time position requires knowledge of Therapeutic Recreation programs including personal instruction and group classes designed to enhance skills and well-being. Knowledge of adapted programming in the water and on land is essential. Must be people-oriented, flexible and customer service focused. Serve as a liaison between the TR Coordinator and families served through the Therapeutic Recreation program. Work flexible hours which includes some weekend and evening hours. Provide administrative support and direct service to clientele and properly teach weekly group programs. Assist the TR Coordinator with the daily operations of the Therapeutic Recreation program area for HRCA. Enforce all HRCA policies and procedures. EOE.

Requirements: Requirements include a bachelor’s degree in Therapeutic Recreation or Recreation with an emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation from an accredited four-year college or university, NCTRC certified, possess current American Red Cross or equivalent First Aid/CPR certification or obtain in 30 days, and able to acquire lifeguard certification. Must also have a minimum of 6 months experience working with special populations in a TR environment. Must have experience or demonstrated skills in aquatics. Experience with children and working with volunteers preferred. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary: Rate of pay starts $14.80 per hour

To apply save the completed application then click the 'Apply Now' button to submit application, cover letter and resume. For details on the Therapeutic Recreation programs please call [email protected], CTRS, at 303-471-7043.


More Application Information

Questions? Contact Susan Roth: email or call 303-471-8911.

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