Job opportunities


Be a part of our mission

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.

To apply for any of the positions listed below, stop by and pick up an employment application or send us your cover letter and resume by mail or email.  Due to the number of applicants, no phone calls please.


YMCA Childcare Department

The YMCA of Lenawee County is seeking energetic compassionate individuals who would be interested in spending their time as positive role models for school aged and preschool aged children. Candidates must be creative, self-motivated, enthusiastic and responsible. Job duties include but are not limited to supervision of children, curriculum implementation, and providing a safe environment for the students in their care.

To apply to any child care positions, please send resume and cover letter to
Bus Driver 
Substitute Positions

Must be willing to work, at an on-call basis anytime, Monday-Friday, 6am-6pm. You may be working with children from ages 1 year to 12 years. 



YMCA Health & Wellness Department
To apply to positions in Health & Wellness, please send resume and cover letter to



Fitness Instructor

Are you motivating and want to be part of an energized knowledgeable team of fitness instructors? We are looking for another Fitness Instructor to add to our team, please inquire if certified - experience is preferred, needs to work some days and evenings part-time. 2-3 evenings per week. 



YMCA Swim Department
To apply to positions in Aquatics, please send your resume and cover letter to

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor 

Provides a safe and clean environment for all guests in the pool area. Performs lifeguard duties in assigned areas.
Cleans pool, pool deck, dressing rooms, and other assigned areas. Fills out appropriate accident/incident reports in accordance with policy and procedures.
Assists in record keeping. Responds quickly and efficiently to all emergency situations. Attends regularly-scheduled in-service trainings; passes all skills training as required.
Assist/Teach various levels of youth swim lessons. Must be at least 16 years of age or older at hire date. Possession of current American Red Cross (ARC) Lifeguarding and CRP/AED for Lifeguards certifications at hire date. Due to the nature of this position, the successful applicant must pass a required background investigation. Immediate need for M-F day time shifts. 


Certified Aquacise Instructor

We are looking for another Instructor to join our team!  Must be certified by an approved organization and possess knowledge in the health and wellness department. Experience is preferred with interpersonal skills and a passion to teach. Applicants must provide high level instruction to all participants promoting physical fitness while understanding the dynamics of the attendees. Candidate must be able to provide alternative exercise routines to various skill levels, create a workout schedule that challenges and motivates participants and must be able to work with other members of the aquatic staff. 


YMCA Program (Rec/Sports) Department
To apply to positions in Sports, please send your resume and cover letter to

Referees are expected to engage and help teach kids the rules of the game. Help run practices during the week. Officiate games on Saturday or Sunday. Help YMCA sports staff set-up and clean up before and games.  Be a role model for our youth by displaying the five core values of the YMCA, Caring, Honestly, Respect, and Responsibility.  

Adult Volleyball Officials

Four 45-minute matches per night; Tue, Wed & Thurs evenings 6:30-10:00pm. Must possess knowledge of the game, previous competitive playing and/or officiating experience preferred.