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Get $250 New Hire Bonus or $100 in Y Bucks for a New Hire Referral!


Hiring Youth Program Leaders, Lifeguards, Swim Instructors, Y Facility Team Members & More!

Looking for high-energy team members ready to make a difference in the lives of children, teens and people of all ages in our community!

  • Full and Part-Time Positions.
  • Free Y Membership.
  • Up to 50% Discounts on Y Youth & Family Programs.
  • Paid Training.
  • Y Swim Instructor Certification provided.
  • YMCA Lifeguard Certification available with fee reimbursement if hired at the YMCA.
  • Fun & welcoming work environment.
  • Make a positive difference in the lives of others every day.
  • Gain career-building experience.

Summer Job $300 Bonus!

For hourly and non-exempt staff positions in:

  • Aquatics (lifeguards/swim instructors)
  • Summer Programs (Site Directors & Coordinators, Group Leaders & Aides, Tutors, Enrichment Specialists, Bus Drivers)
  • Camp Erdman positions

*Must work a minimum of 7 weeks, 15 hours a week between May 31 to July 29, 2022, to be eligible for the $300 bonus.

Referral Program: Earn $250 in Y Credit

For every person you refer to the Y who is hired and employed for a minimum of 60 days.


  1. Ask your referral to view our job opportunities and apply online.
  2. Ask your referral to list your name and phone number in the “Who Referred You” box on their application.

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Y credits which will be deposited, 2 weeks after your referral has completed 60 days of employment, automatically into your Y Member or Program account, or if you do not have a Y account, you will receive instructions on how to set up an account. “Y Credits” are not refundable for cash and must be used within 1 year. Person hired must be either a first-time or eligible rehire (eligible rehire is anyone who left the YMCA in good standing over 6 months ago). There is no limit to the number of referrals made or Y credits you can earn.