Employment Opportunities

The Lancaster Family YMCA has a wide range of employment opportunities. Current position openings are listed below. Interested candidates should download our Employment Application and return the completed form to our Welcome Desk or email completed application form to hrdirector@lancasterymca.org.

City Center YMCA

Part-time:

Custodian

We are looking for an energetic individual to fill our current open position of Custodian at our City Y Branch.  The qualified candidate will be required to complete all duties listed on a daily schedule along with maintaining the upkeep of assigned areas and equipment to include:  dusting, floor care, bathroom cleaning, painting, vacuuming, laundry, sanitizing, trash removal, window washing and other custodial tasks as needed.  May be required to operate motorized equipment and set-up and/or tear down furniture for events/meetings.  This position requires working with paint, cleaning solvents and chemical compounds and conditions that may create dust and dirt along with the ability to lift up to 40 lbs.  Previous cleaning or custodial experience required.  Selected candidate must be available to be scheduled for work Monday thru Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  This is a hourly, part-time position.

Child Care Provider

The qualified candidate will provide high quality childcare to the children in the YMCA Child Watch Program. Must have the ability to communicate in a clear, positive manner to the children, parents, staff and members. This position will assist and lead educational and fun activities during the work shift along with providing consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Will demonstrate the YMCA core values at all times by incorporating them into the day’s activities. This position will be required to attend required training and monthly staff meetings. Must be able to physically lift over 30 lbs. and be able to lead activities in a gymnasium as well as in a classroom.Minimum High School Diploma or GED.  Required 1 year experience working with children. Various shifts are available to include: Mornings – 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM., Evenings – 3:30  to 8:00 PM, Saturdays – 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM and Sundays – 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Averaging 10 to 15 hours per week. This is an hourly, part-time position.

Group Exercise Instructors

We are currently recruiting for instructors to sub teach Group Exercise classes.  This position will have the opportunity to substitute regular classes at the YMCA as well as the possibility to instruct regularly scheduled YMCA classes.  Qualified candidates will be responsible for the planning, teaching, instructing and retention of their group class.  Availability to sub during scheduled classes needed.  This is an hourly, part-time position.

Lifeguards/Aquatics Class Instructors

Certified lifeguards needed to work year-round at our City Branch indoor pool. Qualified candidates must have current lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications. 1-2 years of guarding experience is preferred. We are especially looking for availability to work the following shifts: 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and/or 12:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  We also have various hours available for Aquatics Class Instructors who are WSI/YSI certified. This is an hourly, part-time position.

Swim Lesson Instructor

We are looking to hire Swim Lesson Instructors who will be able to work year around at the City Center Y.  WSI/YSI certified or comparable experience required for this position.  Preferred experience teaching preschool and/or school age group swim lessons but willing to train.  Various work hours are available to teach Monday through Friday, days/evenings and Saturdays.  This is a hourly, part-time position.

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA

Part-Time:

Custodian

We are looking for an energetic individual to fill our current open position as Custodian at our Lampeter-Strasburg Y. The hours for this position will consist of Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM, averaging 25 hours/week.  The qualified candidate will be required to complete all duties listed on a daily schedule along with maintaining the upkeep of assigned areas and equipment to include:  dusting, floor care, bathroom cleaning, painting, vacuuming, laundry, sanitizing, trash removal, window washing and other custodial tasks as needed.  May be required to operate motorized equipment and set-up and/or tear down furniture for events/meetings.  This position requires working with paint, cleaning solvents and chemical compounds and conditions that may create dust and dirt along with the ability to lift up to 40 lbs.  Previous cleaning or custodial experience required. This is a part-time, hourly position.

Swim Lesson Instructors

WSI/YSI certified or comparable experience required for this position. Preferred experience teaching preschool and/or school age group swim lessons but willing to train. Various work hours are available to teach during days/evenings and Saturdays. This is a year round position.  This is a Part-Time hourly position.

YMCA at New Holland

Part-time:

Aquatics Coordinator

The successful candidate for this positon must be able to provide a flexible work schedule as evening and weekend coverage will be required.  This position will be responsible to supervisor all aspects of the Aquatics Department to include hiring, training, payroll, employee counseling, etc. for all aquatic staff (lifeguards, swim and water aerobics instructors).  Will oversee the development and delivery of quality swim lessons and water fitness classes.  Will monitor and evaluates the effectiveness of and participation in aquatic programs along with maintaining program areas and equipment to ensure that the aquatic facility and programs are operating at the highest level of safety and that programs comply with YMCA standards and all regulatory requirements are followed and met. This position requires a minimum of 2 years of experience or degree in related field along with previous supervisory/management experience.   Candidate must also possess a thorough understanding of customer service and its relationship to membership development.  Experience in program development and managing department budget also required.  Must obtain and maintain required certifications included but not limited to; Certified Pool Operators License, LGI or YMCA of the USA Lifeguard or trainer, swim lesson instructor or trainer.  This is an hourly, part-time position that will average 28 hours per week.

Water Aerobics Instructor  

We are currently recruiting individuals who are experienced instructors to teach our Aqua Flow Class (Yoga/Pilates based) and sub as needed.  This class is conducted on Fridays from 11:00 to 11:45 AM.  The qualified candidate will possess experience in leading an exercise group in aquatics or related area.  Aquatic Fitness and/or Water Aerobic Certification preferred.  This is an hourly, part-time position.

Lifeguards

Certified lifeguards needed to work year-round at the New Holland indoor pool. Qualified candidates must have current lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications. 1-2 years of guarding experience is preferred. We are especially looking for applicants who have the availability to work any of the following shifts:  Weeknights – 3:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. or 5:15 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Weekends – Saturdays 6:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sundays 11:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  This position would average approximately 15 to 20 hours per week.  This is a hourly, part-time position.

Swim Lesson Instructor

We are looking to hire Swim Lesson Instructors who will be able to work year around.  WSI/YSI certified, YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor certification or comparable experience required for this position.  Preferred experience teaching preschool and/or school age group swim lessons to all levels/abilities, but willing to train.  We are especially looking for applicants who have the availability to work any of the following shifts (some for private lessons):  Mornings – Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Saturdays 8:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Evenings – Tuesdays 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursdays 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.    private lessons.  This is a hourly, part-time position.

Group Exercise Instructors

We are currently recruiting for instructors to sub teach Group Exercise classes.  This position will have the opportunity to substitute regular classes at the YMCA as well as the possibility to instruct regularly scheduled YMCA classes.  Qualified candidates will be responsible for the planning, teaching, instructing and retention of their group class.  Availability to sub during scheduled classes needed.  This is an hourly, part-time position.

Facilities – Night Custodians     

We are looking for energetic individuals to fill our open positions of Night Custodians. The qualified candidate will be required to complete all duties listed on a daily schedule along with maintaining the upkeep of assigned areas and equipment to include:  dusting, floor care, bathroom cleaning, painting, vacuuming, laundry, sanitizing, trash removal, window washing and other custodial tasks as needed.  May be required to operate motorized equipment and set-up and/or tear down furniture for events/meetings.  This position requires working with paint, cleaning solvents and chemical compounds and conditions that may create dust and dirt along with the ability to lift up to 40 lbs.  Previous cleaning or custodial experience required.  This is an hourly, part-time position.

Must be available to work a rotation of the following hours:  Monday through Thursday – 8 PM to Midnight, Friday – 7 to 11 PM, Saturday – 5-9 PM; Sunday – 4-8 PM

Aquatic Fitness Instructors

Part-time and/or substitute instructors are needed to instruct water fitness for day and/or evening classes. Must have current First Aid, CPR, AED and Group Exercise Instructor certifications. 1-2 years experience is preferred.  Substitute instructors are also needed. This is an hourly, part-time position.