Be part of something great! The Y is one of the largest nonprofits in the U.S., driven by our cause of strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We take an active role in nurturing the potential of children and teens, improving health and well-being and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors – to give children, individuals and families of all ages and backgrounds the resources and support they need and deserve to learn, grow and thrive. The Y is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse workforce.
 



How to Apply:

 

If interested in applying for a position, please download the YMCA EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION here, or stop in to pick up an application at the Member Service desk of either Oshkosh location.

  • E-mail: careers@oshkoshymca.org
  • Fax:  DTC (920) 236-3402 or 20th Ave. (920) 230-8444
  • Postal Mail: Oshkosh YMCA
    Attn: Human Resources Department
    324 Washington Ave.
    Oshkosh, WI 54901


There are several different areas to work in the Oshkosh Community YMCA. We are currently hiring for the following positions:



 

Welcome Center Staff Team Member:

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: 5pm-1030pm weekdays and some rotating hours on weekends.

Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Membership Director, the service center attendant is responsible the operation of the Welcome Center. Team members have the unique opportunity to interact with all our members as they arrive & depart our facility.  Building lasting relationships with our members is essential to the growth and longevity of the YMCA and our mission.  The Oshkosh Community YMCA strives to office the very best in customer care to all who come through our doors! 

Requirements: Applicants must be able to move freely throughout the building and be available approximately 15-20 hours per week. The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 2 years customer service experience, excellent communication skills & computer skills, be energetic, positive and motivated.
 


 

Summer Fun Club & Teen Adventure Staff


Work Days: Hours vary M-F between 6AM-6PM, program operates June 10th-August 30th.  Training begins end of May. Must be available to work all 12 weeks of the program and be in attendance for all training dates.

Hours per Week: Full time Leaders (40 hours per week) Part time Leaders (32-38 hours per week)

Educational requirements: Full-time Leaders (6 credits in education or related field OR 2 department approved noncredit courses) Part-time Leaders (3 credits in education or related field OR one department approved noncredit course, which can be completed upon hire)

Responsibilities: Engage and supervise youth in a fun, positive, and safe environment. Plan and implement weekly activities, themes, and enjoy weekly field trips! Staff are responsible for day to day operations of the program, participants, and activities. Take this opportunity to build lasting relationships, gain noteworthy experience, and make a positive impact!

To apply: Complete and submit YMCA application with a copy of college transcripts (if applicable) and send to Secelie Panske, School Age Director, at Seceliepanske@oshkoshymca.org

 


Camp Winni-Y-Co Day Camp Counselors


Work Days: Hours vary M-F  between 6:45AM-6PM, program operates June 10th-August 30th.  Training begins end of May. Must be available to work all 12 weeks of the program and be in attendance for all training dates.

Hours and pay: Full time weekly stipend

Educational requirements: Must be 18 years of age with HS diploma. Experience and education in child development or education is preferred.

Responsibilities: Engage and supervise youth in a fun, positive, and safe environment. Plan and implement weekly activities, themes, and enjoy weekly field trips! Staff must have a love for the outdoors and have the ability to work in such conditions. Staff are responsible for day to day operations of the program, participants, and activities. Take this opportunity to build lasting relationships, gain noteworthy experience, and make a positive impact!

To apply: Complete and submit YMCA application with a copy of college transcripts (if applicable) and send to Secelie Panske, School Age Director, at Seceliepanske@oshkoshymca.org

 
 

School Age Department Staff


The Oshkosh YMCA School Age Department is seeking outgoing, responsible, caring, and dedicated staff to work in our Before and After School Programs for the 2018-2019 school year. We are currently hiring Site Supervisors, Group Leaders, an Assistant Group Leaders.

Hours per Week: Part-Time

Work Days: 6-8am and/or 2:30-6pm Monday-Friday
 
Responsibilities: Staff are responsible for day to day operations and supervision and engagement with youth at each site. A typical day schedule will include; An afternoon snack, homework help, outside play, group lessons, and interest areas.
 
The Y's After School Program Curriculum Components include:
  • 21st Century Skills
  • Arts
  • College & Career Readiness
  • Family & Parent Engagement
  • Global Learning & Inclusion
  • Health and Wellness
  • Academic Enrichment
  • Leadership Development
  • Service Learning
 
For further information on day to day duties or to submit your application, please contact Secelie Panske at Seceliepanske@oshkoshymca.org
 



4K Teacher Assistant - 20th Avenue 

  
Hours per Week: Full-Time, Monday-Friday 7:30AM-3:30PM (hours could vary week to week)

Work Days: Varies between 6am-6pm, Monday-Friday

Qualifications/Experience: 
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma. 
  • Must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers.
  • Experience working with children is preferred.
  • Possess an understanding of children’s growth and development and have the ability to work with pre-school age children.
  • Have the ability to meet the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive developmental needs of the children.
  • Possess the ability to maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Meets state licensing standards.
  • Human relations skills.
  • General knowledge of nutrition, health, and first aid.
  • Possess working knowledge of child abuse and neglect laws and proper reporting procedures.
  • Possess working knowledge of the YMCA mission, philosophy, and goals.
  • Conduct self in a professional and responsible manner.
Benefits: The benefits of working at the Y include a friendly and positive work environment, FREE YMCA Membership, and discounts on Y classes and programs.

To Apply: Please complete the Oshkosh YMCA Employment Application and return it to Erin Baranek at the 20th Ave Y, or email it to erinbarabek@oshkoshymca.org
 



Lifeguards & Swim Lesson Instructors 20th Avenue and Downtown

 

Hours per Week: Part-Time

Work Days: Must be able to work between 5am-9pm Monday-Friday, 6am-7 pm Saturday and Sunday (The summer hours change to Saturday: 8am-5pm and Sunday: 9am-12pm).

Responsibilities: Keep our pools safe and fun, and provide an enjoyable experience to our members. 

Requirements: Must be at least 16 years old. Lifeguards must be current in Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid. Swim Instructors must have experience in swim instruction.
 




Water Fitness Instructors 20th Avenue and Downtown

 

Hours per Week: Part-Time (Weekend and evening hours preferred)

Work Days: Must be able to work between 5am-9pm Monday-Friday, 6am-7 pm Saturday and Sunday (The summer hours change to Saturday: 8am-5pm and Sunday: 9am-12pm).

Responsibilities: Instruct various water Fitness Classes while keeping a positive and upbeat attitude. Will train the right person. Water certifications not required, but are preferred.

Requirements: Must be at least 16 years old. Will train the right person. Water certifications not required, but are preferred.
 




Cafe Staff 20th Avenue

 

Hours per week: Part-Time

Responsibilities: Opening and closing the cafe, daily cleaning procedures, customer service including using a cash register, food handling and preparation.

Requirements: Must be 16 years or older. Previous food service experience preferred but not required. Most hours are afternoon, evening and weekends (occasional day shifts).


 




Pro Shop/Zamboni Driver 20th Avenue

 

Hours per week: Part-Time

Responsibilities: Opening and closing the pro shop, customer service during open skate programs including using a cash register and handing out skate, skate sharpening, and operating the Zamboni. 

Requirements: Must be 18 years or older. Experience is not necessary as all training will be provide. Must be able to work evening and weekend hours.

 




Childcare Teachers - 20th Avenue & Downtown  

 

 

Hours per Week: Part-Time & Full-Time

Work Days: Varies between 6am-6pm, Monday-Friday

Qualifications/Experience:  Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma. Must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers. (Early Childhood 1) Lead Teachers must also have Early Childhood 2. Experience working with children is preferred.

Benefits: The benefits of working at the Y include a friendly and positive work environment, FREE YMCA Membership, and discounts on Y classes and programs.
 




Drop-In Childcare - 20th Avenue & Downtown 

 

Hours per week: Part-Time

Responsibilities: Responsible for the safety and well-being of children 6 weeks to 6 years of age during the time parents are in the facility. Must supervise and participate in play and activities with the children, maintain discipline and order, and maintain open communitication with parents. 

Requirements: At least 18 years of age with high school diploma or equivalent.

 

 
 


Building Supervisor - 20th Avenue

 

We are currently seeking motivated individuals who enjoying working with people, especially the youth population. 

Hours: Shifts available starting at 3 or 5 PM Monday-Friday and 6:30 AM on weekends.  

Requirements: Must have strong communication skills and be able to multi-task. Must be 18 years or older.

Responsibilities: Supervision of the building and members, giving tours to prospective members, event set up/take down, etc.  


 


 

Custodian/Maintenance - 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Weeek: Part-Time

Responsibilities: Work with our Property Director to provide cleaning, light maintenance, snow removal, and mowing.

Requirements: A flexible schedule and weekend availability

 



 

Property Maintenance - 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Weeek: Full-Time

Responsibilities: Duties include but are not limited to HVAC, belts, motors…minor plumbing, basic repair of equipment, carpentry, painting and grounds work.

Requirements: The ideal candidate will have a wide range of skills in mechanical areas as well as grounds-keeping. Candidates should posses good written and verbal communication skills, be proficient with computers and be willing to work varying hours if needed. 

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits including, health, dental, life, vacation and retirement. Interested candidates should e-mail resumes to Jeff Schneider at jeffschneider@oshkoshymca.org or apply in person at the Oshkosh YMCA 3303 W 20th Ave. Resumes accepted until April 12th.

 




Climbing Wall Staff -  20th Avenue
 

Hours per Week:  Part-Time up to 15 hours per week, 2-3 days per week and as needed for climbing groups and classes. 

Requirements: Some knowledge in rock climbing (although not necessary), Working age requirement (16+), able to work weekends mid-day and week nights. Exemplify the core values of the YMCA and all aspects of fitness.  Able to attain an (ACCT) Association for Challenge Course Technology- Lead Facilitator for the Challenge Course and Climbing Wall certification within a calendar year.

Responsibilities: Belay kids and adults, teach climbing classes, scout groups/other groups, maintain safety in the climbing wall, daily wall checks and cleaning. 

 



Fitness Equipment Maintenance Technician/ Wellness Coach
 

Hours per Week:  Part-Time 

Summary: This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We are currently looking for a part-time motivated and goal oriented individual. We encourage all mechanically inclined individuals with experiences in the service and repair industry to apply. This position will be responsible for promptly and safely maintaining all fitness equipment with a large emphasis on the repair and preventative maintenance of fitness equipment. Additional duties may include maintenance of electrical components, audio/video systems, monitoring, and working the Health and Wellness Center.

Responsibilities: Click HERE for the full job description and more information. 
 





Group Exercise Instructors: Group Cycling/Zumba/Hip Hop/Cize/Corporate Wellness


Hours per Week: Part-Time

 

1. Group Cycling Instructor - Downtown & 20th Avenue
 

Work Days: Noon hour weekdays DTC &/or Mornings at 20th Ave.
 
Requirements: Possession of a Group Cycling certification is preferred but not required. CPR and First Aid certifications preferred but not required. Instruct a fun and energetic indoor group cycling class.

Responsibilities: Instruct group classes in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that welcomes people of all skill and fitness levels. Effectively builds community within the class. Modifies class as needed to meet varied health, ability, and cultural needs.


 

2. Zumba/Hip Hop/Cize Live Instructors Downtown & 20th Avenue
 

Work Days: Varies based on instructor and room availability.
 
Requirements: Possession of Zumba or Cize Live certification is required. CPR and First Aid certification is preferred, but not required. Instruct fun and energizing classes. Be willing to sub for other instructors when needed.


3. Corporate Wellness Instructors


Hours per Week: Part-Time

Responsibilities: Part-Time Corporate Wellness Instructors are needed!  If you have an interest in leading any of the following class formats, the Oshkosh Community YMCA wants to hear from you.

-Muscle Conditioning
-Pilates/Core
-Yoga
-Stretching/Relaxation
-Boot Camp/Fit Camp

Requirements: Prior group exercise instructor experience (and certifications) are desirable but not required. Successful candidates for these positions will be responsible for helping to provide quality fitness programming for corporate wellness clients. They will be outgoing, friendly and have a genuine desire to help others. They must have their own transportation, be reliable, have excellent written and oral communication, and have the ability to lift up to 25 lbs. occasionally, bend, stoop and twist, and see and hear clearly.
 


 

Massage Therapist -  20th Avenue
 

Hours per Week:  Part-Time 

Summary: This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Performs massage in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that welcomes people of all levels. Effectively builds community within the sessions. Modifies sessions as needed to meet varied health, ability, and cultural needs.

Responsibilities: Click HERE for the full job description and more information. 

 



Active Aging Instructors

 

Hours per Week: Part-Time
 

Responsibilities: Part-Time Active Aging Instructors are needed!  If you have an interest in leading any of the following class formats, the Oshkosh Community YMCA wants to hear from you.

-Muscle Conditioning,
-Low Impact Aerobics
-Onsite and Offsite class options available
 

Requirements: Prior group exercise instructor experience (and certifications) are desirable but not required. Successful candidates for these positions will be responsible for helping to provide quality fitness programming for corporate wellness clients. They will be outgoing, friendly and have a genuine desire to help others. They must have their own transportation, be reliable, have excellent written and oral communication, and have the ability to lift up to 25 lbs. occasionally, bend, stoop and twist, and see and hear clearly.

 



Adult Sports Officials (Football and Soccer) - 20th Avenue

 

Hours per week: Part-Time

Work Days: Leagues take place on week nights and weekends.

Responsibilities: This person will be responsible for the officiating of adult leauges. They will officiate games, monitor play, enforce rules, and create a positive environment for our teams.

Requirements: Previous soccer and/or football experience is importment. 

 


 




Youth Sports Officials - 20th Avenue 

 

Hours per Week: Part-Time

Work Days: Must be able to work evenings and weekends

Responsibilities: Officiate youth programs such as basketball, soccer and football.

Requirements: Applicant must be educated in sports officiating, have an outgoing and patient personality, and have a passion for working with children. It is important that applicants are devoted, enthusiastic, and committed to instilling the four core values of the Y (caring, honesty, respect and responsibility) into the players and coaches they come in contact with.