Work at the Y

Company Culture


Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day. 

We are welcoming and we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. 

We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. 

We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. 

We are determined: above all else,we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.


To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.


At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together.

For inspiration, staff engagement activities, and more ways to celebrate our mission and cause.


Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility

Top 6 Reasons to Work for the YMCA
The Y cares about its Employees

That’s one of the best parts about working for an organization that cares for others, they care about their employees and how they’re feeling.  They recognize that creating a sense of community and making members happy starts with how they treat the people who have to interact with members directly.

You Get Some Great Perks

For starters, they provide you with a free membership to help you get in the wellness mindset.  Then, on top of that, they make space for your family.  Whether you have young children in need of constant care or, teens who are on their way to becoming leaders, the Y gives employee discounts to the programs for your kids to be the best they can be.

It's a Great Resume Builder

  Whether you’re interested in working part-time or full-time, regardless of your position, working for a well-known organization will help build your resume.  When you hand it to future employers, they’ll see that you dedicated time and effort to a philanthropic and wellness based organization that teaches you skills you can take to any future positions. 

There's space to grow

If you do want to stay with the Y long-term (which you totally should) there are endless positions that can align with your long-term goals, and there are plenty of opportunities for promotion.  Also, the Y wants you to grow as a professional, so they provide you with resources to do so through trainings and other programs.

Every day is different

There are so many exciting programs going on within the Y, and every day can be different if you want it to be.  With the permission of your supervisor, you can implement new ideas and help the Y grow even more.

Make an Impact

At the Y, you can really make a difference in your community. The Y has programs for everyone, like Safety Around Water, Diabetes Prevention, Livestrong, Get Up and Go, Personal Training, Active Older Adults, Preschool, Afterschool, Day Camp and Resident Camp, Outdoor Education, Adventure Guides, Sports, Swim Lessons, Adaptive and Special Needs programs, and much, much more!