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Are you looking for a place where you can make a difference in the life of a child, assist in strengthening families, and improve life in your community?  Then look no further, the Tri-Cities Family YMCA has something for everyone! We offer full-time, part-time and seasonal employment opportunities in a wide variety of areas such as: Administrative/Member Services, Child Care/Education, Day Camp, Health & Fitness, Youth Sports and Aquatics.


Now Hiring for Various Part-Time Positions

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Aquatics Director
The Tri-Cities Family YMCA is looking for an Aquatic Director to oversee the development, organization, and implementation of high-quality YMCA aquatic programs.

  • This position is responsible for ensuring the aquatics experience is safe, fun, and enjoyable for members and program participants.
  • Duties include operation of the Aquatics Department, maintaining a swim lesson program to meet the needs of participants of all ages and swimming abilities, coordination of lifeguard duties and other supervisory and administrative duties.
  • CPR/AED Certification and Current Lifeguard Certification must be obtained prior to hire.
  • Job descriptions:  AQUATICS DIRECTOR
  • Please submit an application with a resume to Greg Coil:
Learning Tree Preschool and Childcare Program
Learning Tree Preschool is seeking qualified and dedicated candidates for various teaching positions in our Early Childhood Program.
  • CDA, associate’s, or bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, or child-related field (with 18 semester hours in early childhood or child development) preferred.
  • Applicants should have the ability to oversee and execute planning, development, and implementation of classroom activities as well as have a commitment to developing the full potential of the children served.
Interested applicants, please submit employment applicationresume, and three professional written references to Meredith Long at

Welcome Center Associate

We’re looking for friendly individuals to help us welcome new and prospective members to the Y. The successful candidate will also help community members register for classes and lessons, give tours, answer questions and provide information on our many offerings.

  • Must relate well to people and be very outgoing and energetic.
  • Part-time Hours – must be willing to work evenings and/or weekends.
  • Please submit a resume and applications to
  • Click HERE for job description.

Guardians Swim Team Coaches
We are currently looking to hire coaches for the Tri-Cities Guardians Swim Team.  This collaborative swim team of the Tri-Cities Family YMCA & Spring Lake Community Fitness & Aquatic Center provides youth ages 7 through high school an opportunity to grow and achieve personal excellence in swimming.

  • Looking for coaches who have competitive swimming experience and will provide leadership, instruction and motivation to participants of the Guardians Swim Team.
  • Must have strong communication skills and ability to deliver practice sessions that teach competitive swimming stroke skills and train swimmers in preparation for competition.
  • Job descriptions:  HEAD COACH  |  ASSISTANT COACH
  • Please submit an application with a resume to Cheri Krawczyk:
Childcare Services Staff:
Childcare Services is seeking dedicated and qualified candidates for positions within our growing childcare program. 
  • Qualified applicants should have current CPR, First Aid and Bloodborne Pathogen certifications. 
  • Applicants should also have the ability to provide a quality experience to children and parents that focuses on the YMCA values of honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring.  Successful candidates will responsibly supervise, nurture, and care for children from ages 3 months to 10 years old.  They will welcome children each day, perform crafts and activities, and maintain a healthy and safe setting where all children can thrive.


  • Interested applicants should submit employment applicationresume, and three professional written references to Child Care Services Coordinator, Elizabeth Dahlstrom, at

For full job descriptions, please click here.

Sports Coaches – For All Ages

  • We’re looking for individuals who have a passion for sports and kids.
  • Positions available: 9:00 AM  – noon or 4:15 PM – 7:30 PM.
  • Must be available to work at least two shifts per week.
  • Please submit a resume to


Preschool Gymnastics and Parent/Tot Coaches


Lifeguards & Swim Instructors
We are currently looking to hire part-time Y lifeguards or Red Cross certified lifeguards. Must show proof of certification prior to hire. Swim instructors must be CPR/First Aid certified and show proof prior to hire.

  • Looking for instructors who have swim experience and enjoy working with children.
  • There are morning, afternoon, and evening shift options (4:45am-9:30am, 1:00-5:00pm, and 5:00-9:00pm).
  • Job descriptions:  LIFEGUARD  |  SWIM INSTRUCTOR
  • Please submit an application with a resume to Cheri Krawczyk:

HOST (Healthy Out of School Time) Staff
The Tri-Cities Family YMCA is looking for energetic applicants to lead healthy after school activities for middle/high school students.

  • Must be willing to enthusiastically lead active games and assist with nutrition education/cooking lessons.
  • Applicants must be able to foster positive relationships with youth ages 11-17.
  • Must be available 2:45 – 5:30pm several weekdays during the school year.
  • Interested applicants, please submit application, resume, and letter of interest to Erica Phelps, RD, at

Gymnastics Coaches

  • The Tri-Cities Family YMCA is hiring in our growing gymnastics department.
  • A passion for kids is a must!
  • We are looking for individuals with past/current Gymnastics, Tumbling, Cheerleading or dance experience.
  • Positions available Monday -Thursday, 4:15 pm – 7:30 pm.
  • Must be available a minimum of two shifts per week.

Please submit a resume and applications to

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Gymnastics Team Coaches

  • We are looking for coaches for our Fun and Competitive Gymnastics Teams.
  • Must have previous Gymnastics experience.
  • Positions available Mon-Thur 4:15 pm – 7:30pm.
  • Must be available two shifts per week.

Please submit resume and applications to Katie Steele,

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