Work At the Y

Would you like to work at the Y? We are looking for caring, dependable and enthusiastic people to fill several openings. Please come to the Y or complete our online application.

Background Check Authorization Please print, complete, and bring this form with you if you are asked to interview for a position.

Positions Available

Personal Trainers

We are looking for Personal Trainers to provide a high quality experience for all individual and small group personal training participants in a fun and safe environment. Applicant must have current, nationally recognized certification as well as CPR/AED certification. Experience and degree preferred but not required.

Group Fitness Instructor – Bilingual

We are looking for bilingual fitness instructors for a variety of fitness levels, ages, and classes. Applicant must have a certification. CPR certification needed as well. (CPR training is available after hired.)

Weight Room Attendant

The Weight Room Supervisor is a part-time position with the responsibility to be familiar with and enforce behavior and safety guidelines in the weight room at the Downtown Y. Supervisor will work with members to answer questions about how to use machines and equipment, ensure the safe use of machines and equipment, and answer questions members have related to the facility. Supervisor will deal appropriately with behavioral and emergency issues and situations. Supervisor will help maintain a clean weight room.

Silver Sneakers Instructor

We are looking for SilverSneakers fitness instructors. SilverSneakers is an exercise program that encourages senior adults to participate in physical activities and social events to encourage health and social interaction. Along with an understanding of teaching group exercise classes and suggesting modifications based on different abilities, this person must enjoy working with senior populations. Instructor will provide classes in a safe and fun format based on SilverSneakers training. SilverSneakers training certification and CPR certification are required. Both trainings are available through our Y. Please contact Jennifer Petersen for more information. Apply online or at either Y location.

ESL Instructor

The Y is looking for ESL instructors to work with adults and children in classroom settings. The instructors will help create and lead this new Y class. They will work with students to provide knowledge and confidence in English for life skills, literacy, and/or the workplace. Teaching experience is required. Apply online or at either Y location.

Janitorial and Maintenance

We have several openings in our Maintenance and Janitorial Department. All jobs are part-time.

Maintenance & Custodian: Saturday & Sunday, 8 hours each day
Custodian, Monday through Saturday evenings, 8:00 to midnight
Custodian, Tuesday & Thursday evenings; may include 3 additional evenings if interested

Apply online or pick up an application at 221 E. South Front Street. If you have questions, please call and visit with Les, our Facility Director.


The YMCA is looking for lifeguards. We have morning and evening positions available. Certifications needed are Lifeguarding, CPR, AED, and First Aid. The YMCA can train the right candidate for the position. Apply at the YMCA or apply online on the previous page.

Child Care Teacher & Aides

If you love kids and want to work in an environment that nurtures the potential of every child, we have a great opportunity for you at the Y.

We are accepting applications for the following positions:

Child Care Lead Teacher, Full Time position, Monday – Friday

Child Care Teacher Aides, 25 hours, Monday – Friday, mornings or afternoons

Apply online or pick up an application at 221 E. South Front Street. If you have questions, please call and visit with our Child Care Director.