Employment Opportunities

Learn, Grow and Thrive with a Career at the Y

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. In addition, all YMCA employees receive a free membership.

Current position openings are listed below. Interested candidates should download our Employment Application and email the completed form to hrdirector@lancasterymca.org or return the form to any Lancaster Family YMCA Welcome Desk.  

Current Lancaster Family YMCA employees: in lieu of completing an Employment Application, please submit a job posting form and current resume to Human Resources to apply for a posted open position.

We currently have part-time openings for lifeguards at all of our branches. More shifts are available during the morning and afternoon hours. Contact Emily Stednick at estednick@lancasterymca.org if interested.

YMCA Association

We are currently hiring for these positions at all three Lancaster Family YMCA branches. When applying, please be specific as to the position and branch you are applying for (City Center YMCA, Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA, YMCA at New Holland, or any combination of the three).



Floor Trainer/Personal Trainer

Group Exercise Instructors – General

Group Exercise Instructors – Cycle

Group Exercise Instructors – Body Pump

Group Exercise Instructors – Zumba

Group Exercise Instructors – HIIT

Group Exercise Instructors – Yoga


Child Care Center


Assistant Group Supervisor

Assistant Group Supervisor (AGS) for SACC (School Age Child Care)


City Center YMCA


Child Care Provider

Aquatics Fitness Instructor


Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA


Evening Custodian Manager


Swim Lesson Instructors


YMCA at New Holland


Aquatics Fitness Instructor

Swim Lesson Instructor