Why Work for the Y

Exciting Atmosphere: As a Y associate, you can count on new and exciting challenges every day. With a variety of creative, educational and fun activities, you will see individuals grow, become healthier and reach their potential.

Variety of Opportunities: Y employment opportunities include seasonal, part-time, and full-time positions each featuring growth opportunities and coworkers that will quickly feel like family. 

Flexible Work Schedules: Schedules are flexible and meet the needs of those desiring full-time or part-time work. Our schedules include morning, afternoon, evening and weekend shifts.

The Y Invests in You:  The Y is dedicated to helping you reach your professional goals and realize your leadership potential in a wide array of positions that support youth development, healthy living, social responsibility and operational excellence. Leadership development programs, coaching and mentoring will help you discover a satisfying, lifelong career helping others.

Great Benefits: Y associate benefits include free Y membership, program fee discounts and more. 

Make a Difference: Help move people forward and build a stronger community through delivering the benefits of good health, strong connections, greater self-confidence and a sense of security to all who seek it.

Global Organization: The Y serves more than 45 million people in 119 countries. Ys across the U.S. play an integral role in strengthening the leadership and youth programs of the Y around the world.


A Rewarding Job at Any Age!

  • 15 – 18 years old – Great first job.
  • College students/post-college – flexible schedule and post-college Career options!
  • Career – Career opportunities in Youth Development, Healthy Living, Social Responsibility.  Begin your career as a Program Director and grow to Executive Director or CEO!  Career opportunities also available in Marketing, Finance, HR, Program and Membership Development.
  • Returning to the workforce – are your kids off to school and you are looking to return to the workforce?  The Y is a great place to start!
  • Retired – Loving retirement but looking for some community involvement? Working for the Y gives you long-lasting community connections.