Employment Opportunities


Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. In more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members—of all ages and from diverse back­grounds and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

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Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

Part-time lifeguards and swim instructors are needed. Starting rate is $8.25 – $10/hr based on certification and experience. To apply please send application to  [email protected].

Child Care

Child Care Staff

Part-time positions available at Pay: $9.00 – $11.00 per hour. Child care staff will report directly to the Director of Education and Child Care Services, the Child Care Coordinator and/or the Youth Director. This position will create a positive, safe and supportive learning environment for the children in their direct care. This position will maintain proper classroom management, communicate with parents and directors, and ensure that all children are safe at all times. To apply please send application to [email protected]


Men’s and Women’s Locker Room Attendants

Seeking male and female applications. Hours are available days and evenings both weekdays and weekends. Successful applicants can apply in person or send application to [email protected].



Member Service Representative

Promote a positive, professional and welcoming atmosphere by providing excellent customer service and exemplifying our YMCA values. Enthusiastically greet members and guests as they come into the YMCA. Provide friendly and efficient service while engaging with members and guests. *Accepting applications for part-time staff or work-study.*

Successful applicants can apply in person or send application to [email protected].



Wellness Floor Staff

Outgoing and ambitious applicants are encouraged to apply for this part-time position. Hours are available evenings and weekends. View the full job description here. Ages 14 & 15 are welcome to apply with appropriate working papers and guardian approval.

Successful applicants can apply in person or send application to [email protected].

Child Care

Toddler Teacher
Preschool Aide
School Age Monitor

We are looking for qualified individuals who are interested in a rewarding career in our School Age, Preschool and Toddler classrooms. We offer flexible hours and a fun work environment where you will help educate and supervise enrolled children from our local community. Previous experience or an educational background in early learning is a plus. Interested candidates must be able to pass background checks.


Successful applicants can apply in person or send an application to Bri Dugas at [email protected].

Please visit the YMCA Camp Kresge Employment page for all opportunities available at camp.

Work Study

It is the responsibility of the student to verify work study eligibility through the college they attend. Once work study is verified and allocated students must request an interview for with the appropriate director for areas of selected interest. YMCA directors will work directly with college administration to schedule those who qualify.

All work study requests should be submitted to [email protected]


At the Y, we believe everyone deserves the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential and live their best lives. The YMCA’s core values—Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility— serve as our guide, helping our members and participants to be more healthy, confident, connected, and secure.

An internship at the Greater Wyoming Valley Area YMCA will produce students with a dynamic experience in an environment which has community impact in the areas of Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

To apply for an internship, send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]

The Y. For a better us. Stronger Together

Youth Development

All kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve, under the guidance of caring adults who believe in their potential. We see every interaction with young people as an opportunity for learning and development—all grounded in the Y’s core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

Healthy Living

We help people and families build and maintain healthy habits for spirit, mind and body in their everyday lives. By helping kids, adults, families and seniors from all walks of life improve their health and well-being, we build a stronger community.

Social Responsibility

With our doors open to all, we bring together people from all backgrounds, to support those in need. We take on the most urgent needs in our community and inspire a spirit of service in return. Our members, volunteers, supporters and staff demonstrate the power of what we can achieve by giving back together.