Careers

Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the YMCA of Hagerstown tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision they’ve made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves. If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.

Current Openings

Event Coordinator

The Event Coordinator will assume accountability for the planning, promotion, and execution of events designed to promote the mission of the YMCA of Hagerstown. The events offered act to support the overall delivery of healthy lifestyle programming and are planned and executed in accordance with the purpose and goals of the Association. This is a part-time position.

Sports Instructor

Under the supervision of the Sports Director, a Program Instructor is responsible for the teaching, mentoring, and positive physical, mental and spiritual growth of the program participants as designed in the principles of the YMCA.

Porter

Under the supervision of the Shift Supervisor, a Porter is responsible for cleaning the building, helping with grounds, and maintaining the facility.

Gym Monitor

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Sports or his/her designated representative, Gym Monitor will supervise participants and monitor activities in the gymnasiums. Gym Monitor will set-up and break-down in accordance with programming and events and perform light cleaning duties. He/she may be assigned other related duties as required.

Slide Attendant

Operation of water slides to meet the demands of the public. Maintains safe conditions on the slides and surrounding areas. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.

Teacher for Before and After School Enrichment:

Under the direction of the Base Director, the Base Teacher is responsible for planning and assisting with the daily program as it relates to children and their classroom activities. Major emphasis is on program excellence and developing quality care of the highest standard. The Base Teacher will assist ongoing program continuity by ensuring that scheduled program and facility use plans are followed and applies MSDE regulations and standards.

Base Aid

Under the direction of the Base Director, the Base Assistant is responsible for assisting with the daily program as it relates to children and their classroom activities. Major emphasis is on program excellence and developing quality care of the highest standard. The Base Assistant will maintain ongoing program continuity by assisting the Base Director to ensure that scheduled program and facility use plans are followed and abides by MSDE regulations and standards

Group Fitness Instructor

Looking for  instructors who can teach mornings and/or evenings. The position calls for someone who is engaging, upbeat, cheerful and loves fitness. Certifications preferred. Experience in teaching group classes desired for position.

Lifeguard

How this role contributes to the Y’s mission: 

As a Y Lifeguard, you will be responsible for the safety, cleanliness, and operation of the Y swimming pool during operating hours. You will be supported in your work as a part of the leading mission-driven organization for strengthening community, and the area’s largest provider of swim lessons. You will be responsible for the safety of all swimmers and the chemical conditions in the pool. You will work to safeguard the health and safety of Y members, participants, and guests. As a Y Lifeguard, you’ll contribute to the Y and to the community by enhancing the well-being and safety of all.

This work is right for you if you have:

• A love of swimming
• The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, and other Y associates
• The ability to pass a swim test
• A willingness to obtain the Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Basic First Aid certifications, if you do not currently have them


Swim Instructor

How this role contributes to the Y’s mission:

As a Y Swim Instructor, you will have the opportunity to teach children and adults the joy and life skill of swimming and safety in and around the water. You will be supported in your work as a part of the leading mission-driven organization for strengthening community, and the area’s largest provider of swim lessons. The Y Swim Instructor provides direct leadership, instruction, and motivation for students of all ages in swimming classes. You’ll contribute to the Y and to the community by enhancing the well-being and safety of all.

This work is right for you if you have:

  • A love of swimming and of helping youth and adults learn
    • The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, and other Y associates
    • A willingness to obtain Swim Instructor, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Basic First Aid certifications
    • Reached the age of 16

 

Gator Swim Team Coach

As a Y Swim Coach, you will assist with teaching, administration, and deck coaching for the competitive swimming program. You will train and supervise swimmers as well as conduct safe, effective team practices and swim meet warm-up sessions. You will engage with swimmers during practice, events, and functions. You will be supported in your work as a part of the leading mission-driven organization for strengthening community, and the area’s largest provider of swim lessons. The Y Swim Teach Coach is a positive role model for youth members at the Y. You’ll contribute to the Y and to the community by enhancing the well-being and safety of all.

This work is right for you if you have:

  • A love of swimming and of helping youth and adults learn
  • Prior experience in competitive swimming
  • The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, and other Y associates
  • A willingness to obtain CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid, Oxygen, and related coaching certifications depending on levels, paid for by the Y
  • The ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends

The YMCA of Hagerstown provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment. Moreover, the Y is firmly committed to celebrating and achieving diversity and inclusion in all we do. We expect all associates to treat others with respect, kindness, and dignity at all times. Thank you for considering working for the YMCA of Hagerstown. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us.

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For more information on any of the positions listed above or other inquires about job or volunteer opportunities, please contact our Human Resources Director, Sierra Tothill, at [email protected]

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