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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 soon 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. Our staff members—of all ages and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth, improving our community's health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

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Open Positions

Daytime Front Desk Staff

This part-time position operates as part of the Membership Department. Currently seeking applicants with weekday daytime availability.

Front Desk Staff are required to ensure the overall delivery of excellent customer service to all members, guests and their families. This position requires excellent customer service, communication and human relations skills.

Background in customer services of any kind is beneficial.

Contact Jackie Peters with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Opening Front Desk Staff

This part-time position operates as part of the Membership Department.

Responsibilities and essential functions include opening the building before building hours by 4:45 am. Shift lengths may vary to be flexible with daytime work hours!

Front Desk Staff are required to ensure the overall delivery of excellent customer service to all members, guests and their families. This position requires excellent customer service, communication and human relations skills.

Background in customer services of any kind is beneficial.

Contact Jackie Peters with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Child Watch Aide

This part-time position operates as part of the Membership Department. Currently seeking applicants with weekday availability from 8 am - 12 pm; also with occasional weekend availability from 8 am - 11 am.

Background or experience in child care, education or child services of any kind are beneficial.

YMCA Child Watch is nursery service for YMCA youth members while parents attend a group fitness class, swim, or take a walk with a friend while our experienced caregivers care for their children.

Child Watch services are available for children 6 weeks to 7 years old.

Contact Jackie with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Assistant Teacher

This part-time position operates as part of the YMCA Child Care Department.

Required to have some level of post-secondary education, preferably in early childhood, and/or some experience in licensed early childhood facilities.

Under the direction of the Child Care Director and Lead Teacher, this individual will implement developmentally appropriate activities for an assigned group of children and assist the Lead Teacher as needed.

Contact Sara with questions, (320) 834 9622. Please download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Teacher's Aide Position

This is a part-time position working in the infant classroom approximately 30 hours per week.

This position operates as part of the YMCA Child Care Department. Background in child development, education or child care skills of any kind are beneficial.

Under the direction of the Child Care Director and Lead Teacher, the Aide will implement developmentally appropriate activities for an assigned group of children, and assist the Lead Teacher as needed.


Contact Sara with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Evening Housekeeping

This part-time positon operates as part of the Buildings and Grounds Department.

Now offering competitive wages and flexible rotating evening schedules.

Shifts offered seven days per week, lengths may vary to be flexible with daytime or evening work hours.

Background in housekeeping, cleaning or maintenance of any kind are beneficial.

Cleaning staff will provide general cleaning and up-keep of all program areas, childcare center, locker rooms, gymnasium, aquatics center, wellness center, office areas, restrooms and other duties as assigned.  

Contact Troy Pauly with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Weekend Housekeeping

This part-time positon operates as part of the Buildings and Grounds Department.

Now offering competitive wages and flexible rotating evening schedules.

Shifts offered Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings, lengths may vary to be flexible with daytime or evening work hours.

Background in housekeeping, cleaning or maintenance of any kind are beneficial.

Cleaning staff will provide general cleaning and up-keep of all program areas, childcare center, locker rooms, gymnasium, aquatics center, wellness center, office areas, restrooms and other duties as assigned.  

Contact Troy Pauly with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Lifeguard

This part time position operates as part of the Aquatics Department.

The Lifeguard will provide direct supervision of the pool and provide a quality experience to children and parents. Rules will be enforced in a polite, courteous, fair and consistent manner. Focus will be on safety and the YMCA's core values.

Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguard Certification is required.

Contact Cahil Collins with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Swim Instructor

This part-time position operates as part of the Aquatics Department.

The Swim Instructor will build effective, authentic relationships with students and parents while instructing swimming lessons in accordance with the YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly. All YMCA policies, rules, regulations and procedures, including emergency and safety procedures will be followed.

Swim Instructor certification will be provided upon hire.

Contact Cahil Collins with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Summer Day Camp Counselor

This seasonal part-time position operates as part of the Youth & Family Department.

Day Camp Counselors are responsible for the care of children in the YMCA Summer Day Camp Program at the facility, and off site. The role of our counselors and aides, are to supervise and engage children in activities that support and promote the mission of the Alexandria Area YMCA, in a safe and healthy environment.

This position requires excellent child care skills, and the ability to model YMCA core values.

See attached job description for more information.

Contact Cahil Collins with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download and return employment application to apply.

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Building Supervisor

This part-time position operates as part of the Membership & Marketing Department.

This position will begin in the summer/fall and the individual must be available to open/close the YMCA Fridays - Sundays (weekends only). Background in customer service, supervisory/management communication and human relations skills of any kind are beneficial.

This person is responsible for the safety of all members, guests and staff in the YMCA facility. The Building Supervisor is an ambassador for the YMCA and should ensure high standards of customer service. The building supervisor should be someone who is never tardy and always prepared to deliver excellent customer service to all members and program participants. This position requires excellent customer service, communication and human relations skills, and responsibility.

Contact Jackie with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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