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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 the following positions:

Click HERE to download an employment application

Athletics Instructors – For All Ages

We are looking for energetic instructors for all our Youth Sports programs, especially our gymnastics and Ninja programs.  The single most important thing we look for is personality!  If you are hard working, fun, and willing to learn, this job is for you. The hours are part-time and primarily during the evenings. We will train so don’t let a lack of experience scare you off.  Must be willing to submit to a background check. Applications are available at our Welcome Center in the lobby of the Y or download here.  Questions? Contact Katie Steele at

  • 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 one shift (3 hours) per week.
  • Please submit a resume to

Preschool Gymnastics and Parent/Tot Instructors

Ninja Instructors – For All Ages

We’re looking for energetic individuals who have a passion for sports and kids. No experience necessary – we will train you! Our Ninja classes incorporate gymnastics, climbing and other forms of fitness in developmentally appropriate ways using a variety of mats, obstacles and structures. Please click here for a full job description.

  • Shifts available all times and days.
  • Must be available to work at least one shift (three hours) per week.
  • Please submit a resume to


Gymnastics Instructors

  • 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

Click HERE to view job posting.

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,

Click HERE to view job posting.

Welcome Center Associate

  • We are looking for outgoing, friendly, reliable, individuals to join our Welcome Center team!
  • Must relate well to people, be very outgoing and energetic.
  • Responsibilities include greeting members, registering individuals for classes, giving tours, signing up new members and other duties as assigned.
  • Part-time hours - flexible scheduling available. Afternoons, weekends and evenings required.
  • Please submit a resume and applications to Membership Coordinator, Kristy Hubert, at
  • Click HERE for job description.

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: 4:45 am - 9:30 am, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, and 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
  • Job descriptions:  LIFEGUARD  |  SWIM INSTRUCTOR
  • Please submit an application with a resume to Sally Kulikamp:
Licensed Childcare Program - Lead Teacher
Our Licensed Child Care program is seeking qualified and dedicated candidates for a lead teaching position.  The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the supervision, care and nurturing of children who are typically 3-12 years-old. This position welcomes the children each day, teaches crafts and activities, supervises meals, and fosters healthy social development in each child.
  • CDA, Associate'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.
Please submit an employment applicationresume, and three professional written references to our Licensed Child Care Director, Ashley Van Lopik at
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.

Special Event Instructors – For All Ages

We’re looking for energetic individuals who love having fun with kids. Our Special Events staff coordinate and supervise our Nerf Nights, Friday Night Flip Outs, birthday parties, open gyms and more. Please click here for a full job description.

  • Positions available Friday nights and Saturday/Sunday during the day.
  • Please submit a resume to

CrossFit Coach

The Tri-Cities Family YMCA is seeking CrossFit coaches with CrossFit L1 certification or higher. The ideal candidates will be high energy, motivating, and committed to leading safe but challenging group classes.  Our coaches must be able to manage class flow, coach members of all abilities and fitness levels, and create a positive, upbeat, environment for all.  Must be available for a variety of class times, especially early morning and evening. 

If this sounds like the job for you, please submit an application with resume to Human Resources Specialist, Sally Kulikamp at You can find a full job description here.