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Job Postings for the Synod Office

The Synod Office is seeking qualified applicants for a highly responsible position. The Managing Director will oversee the day-to-day operations of the Synod and will work on-site at the new Synod office in downtown Berkeley.

The ELCA has posted the position of Director for Evangelical Mission - Sierra Pacific Synod. This position will coordinate and facilitate the education of synod staff and others in the synod through the formation and coordination of strategies designed to help congregations engage so that more people know the way of Jesus and discover community, justice, and love. 

Employment Opportunities

Choir Director

Advent Lutheran Church

Morgan Hill, CA

Click here for more information and to apply.

Communications Specialist

Advent Lutheran Church

Morgan Hill, CA

Click here for more information and to apply.

Administrative Assistant and Music Director

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd

Salinas, CA

Contact Pastor Paul Larson to apply.

Substitute Pianist

Lutheran Community Church

Watsonville, CA

Please email the church office for more information.

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Church Office Administrative Assistant

Knox Presbyterian & Thanksgiving Lutheran Churches

Santa Rosa, CA

Click here for the full job description and email your application packet (Letter of introduction, Letter of Recommendation & Resume) to

Youth and Family Minister

Trinity Lutheran Church

Pleasanton, CA

Read the full job description here. Please direct inquiries and send a resume and cover letter to

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Worship Accompanist

Messiah Lutheran Church

Hayward, CA

Read the full job description here.

Interested persons – send your resume to Pr. Nate Winterhof at: messiahayward@gmail.comQuestions may be directed to: Pr. Nate Winterhof, 510 292-9331, Sherry Mattson, 510 581-4842,

Volunteer: Part-time Coordinator

Emmanuel Lutheran

Modesto, CA

Emmanuel is starting an exciting new ministry called Adult Senior Day Care. This program's objective will be to provide a safe and loving environment for elderly adults in the community. We are seeking a Volunteer part-time Coordinator to help establish the program. Initially, 6-8 hours per week with the possibility of the position becoming paid as this ministry grows. If you are interested or know someone who is, please contact Kathy Obermeyer at 209-556-8092.

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