Career Opportunities

Learn, Grow and Thrive with a Career at the Y

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities.

As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job—we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in your community.

At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping to solve some of the nation’s most pressing social issues.

There is No Other Workplace Like the Y

The Y is a nonprofit like no other. That’s because, in 10,000 neighborhoods across the nation, we have the presence and partnerships to not just promise, but deliver positive change. Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—work to bridge the gaps in community needs by nurturing the potential of children and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

The Y Invests in You

The Y is dedicated to helping you reach your professional goals because we want you to feel valued in your work and confident in your potential. Here, supervisors believe in you and help you to succeed. You’ll be encouraged to become a leader through:

  • a comprehensive leadership development and certification system that promotes learning at all stages of your career.
  • scholarships for continuing education and training.
  • employee resource groups created for a staff of diverse backgrounds and experiences.
  • coaching, mentoring and career pathing.

Caring Culture

Character is what counts at the Y, where our values—caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility—shape our culture. The Y is a diverse community where your colleagues quickly become your friends.

Employee Benefits / Compensation

Our Y offers a compensation package with competitive salaries, flexible work schedules, a free membership, and reduced program fees. Full-time employees are eligible for vacation, retirement, and health care benefits.

Join Our Team

The Bluffton Family YMCA is looking for people who care about building strong kids, strong families and strong communities; who exemplify the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility; and who want to improve the quality of life in our community. As a benefit to working at the YMCA, you will receive a free membership and opportunities for training and certification. Employment applications are available at the front desk.

Download and print the EMPLOYEE APPLICATION and the BACKGROUND CHECK FORM, fill out and turn in at the Front Desk at the Bluffton Family YMCA.

Download and Print Application


Background Check Form

Bluffton Family YMCA

Position Openings

Become part of the Lima YMCA Team! Conscientious, certified lifeguards needed or we can certify. Early morning, afternoon, and evening hours available. Swim instructor experience a plus.

Benefits Includes a membership to the Lima YMCA. Apply online or in person and at Lima Family YMCA.

Submit Application

Become part of the Lima YMCA Team! Looking for highly energetic, motivated, pleasant personality, and dependent candidate for afternoon and evenings to work at our front desk. Must be able to type 30 words per min.

Benefits Includes a membership to the Lima YMCA. Apply online or in person and at Lima Family YMCA.

Submit Application

Various shifts
This position consists of Set-ups, tear downs, cleaning of the facility, towel runs, bathrooms, lobby, applying salt and clearing sidewalks during inclement weather. If you are interested, fill out an application and background check can drop off or email to or contact Jessica Boop at 419-223-6045 ext. 111

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Looking for fun, energetic and motivational individuals to inspire others through group fitness. Previous experience/certification help but not required. Contact Romi Wisser at 419-223-6045 ext 300.

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