BE A PART OF SOMETHING GREAT. 

The Y is a great place to build a lifetime career. We are 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 Oshkosh Community YMCA is a place where value-based behavior is the norm and you can expect to be treated with CARING, HONESTY, RESPECT and RESPONSIBILITY. The Y is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse workforce.

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

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: info@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
 

Baseball/Softball Umpires

 

Hours per week: Part time

Requirements: WIAA certified is preferred but not required. If not WIAA certified prior baseball/softball experience is required. Season runs May-July. Pay is $25-35/game. Games are held several evenings per week and there is an option for tournament weekends as well. If interesed please email Angie at angelaflanigan@oshkoshymca.org
 




Baseball Concession Stand Red Arrow Park

 

Hours per week: Part time

Responsibilities: Opening and closing the concession stand, daily cleaning procedures, customer service, using a cash box, and food handling and preparation. 

Requirements: Must be 16 years or older. Previous food service experience preferred but not required. Most hours are afternoon, evenings and weekends (some day shifts for tournaments). Season runs May-July.

 


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.


 



Dance Team Coach

 
Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Season runs May 7–June 11 on Saturdays from 9-11 AM.

Responsibilities: Choreographing and teaching a simple dance routine to girls ages Kindergarten – 5th grade, providing a fun and safe learning environment, communicating with parents regularly regarding the program, and of course having fun!

Requirements: Must be enthusiastic and outgoing. Previous dance experience and working with children is preferred.

For more information contact Sohaila Akhavein at 920-230-8439 or sohailaakhavein@oshkoshymca.org or by submitting an application Attention: Sohaila Akhavein.

 
 

20th Avenue Part-time Custodian/Maintenance


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

 
 

Camp Winni-Y-Co Counselor


Hours per week: Full Time (June 13-August 26), Training begins mid-May (must be available to attend in the evening until Camp begins)

Work Days: Monday-Friday (including 3 overnights)

Pay: Weekly stipend (depending on experience)
 
Responsibilities: Caring for children ages 5-11 years old at Camp Winni-Y-Co.  Staff members need to be energetic and like being active!  Staff are responsible for lesson planning each week, attending weekly field trips, and running counselor-planned clubs.  Each week will include activities like arts and crafts, bike trails, large group games, ice breakers, nature activities, playground activities, and more!  Counselors will work closely with their counselor peers and the Camp Director.
 
Requirements: Prior experience working with children in a camp or similar location is highly encouraged, but not necessary.  Desire to be outdoors and active is a must!!  Training in all areas required will be provided. 
 
 
 

Preschool Camp Counselor


Hours: Part time (35-40 hours per week), Training begins mid-May

Work Days: Monday-Friday

Pay: Starting at $7.50
 
Responsibilities: Caring for children ages 4-5 years at Preschool Camp at the Oshkosh Community YMCA 20th Ave. location.  Staff members need to be energetic and like interacting with young and active children.  Staff are responsible for planning age-appropriate lessons, completing lesson plans, and attending weekly field trips.  Each week will include games, art, science, nature and much more.  Counselors will work closely with the head counselor and Camp Director.
 
Requirements: A minimum 1 3-credit course in child development or education.  Prior experience working with young children is highly encouraged, but not necessary.  

 


20th Avenue Membership Staff
 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: 3-8pm weekdays and rotating hours on weekends.

Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Membership Director, the member service attendant is responsible for membership sales, program registration and providing services to members and guests. Building lasting relationships with our members is essential to the growth and longevity of the Y and our mission. The Oshkosh Community YMCA strives to extend the very best in customer care to all who come through the doors!

Requirements: Applicants must be able to move freely throughout the building and be available approximately 15 hours per week. The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 3 years customer service experience, excellent communication skills & computer skills, be energetic, positive and motivated. 

Flexible scheduling and an awesome work environment.  Join our team.  Interested candidates should submit their resume and employment application on or before Feb. 18, 2016    
 



Climbing Wall Staff 20th Avenue
 

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 midday and week night. 

Responsibilities: Belay kids and adults, Teach climbing classes, maintain safety in the climbing wall, daily wall checks and cleaning. 


 




Summer Fun Club Assistant Teacher:

 
Hours: M-F, 36-38 hours/week. $7.75-8.10/hour. Working with children ages 5-12 at both Y locations.

Responsibilities: The Assistant Teacher is responsible for helping lead teachers create weekly lesson plans and activities. Activities range from arts and craft lessons, group games, outdoor activities, science and nature, etc. They will communicate with parents on a daily basis, supervise and interact with children at all times. They will work closely with other staff members and report to Site Coordinator and School Age Director.

Requirements: Three (3) credits in education or development, or 15 hour department approved courses. Staff will be required to be CPR/First Aid certified.

 

Summer Fun Club Lead Teacher:


Hours: M-F, 40 hours/week. $8.15-8.50/hour. Working with children ages 5-12 at both Y locations.

Responsibilities: The Lead Teacher is responsible for creating weekly lesson plans and activities. Activities range from arts and craft lessons, group games, outdoor activities, science and nature, etc. They will communicate with parents on a daily basis, supervise and interact with children at all times. They will work closely with other staff members and report to Site Coordinator and School Age Director.

Requirements: Six(6) credits in education or development, or two 44 hour department approved courses. Staff will be required to be CPR/First Aid certified.


Teen Adventure Assistant Teacher:


Hours: M-F, 36-38 hours/week. $7.75-8.10/hour. Working with children ages 11-14 at both Y locations.

Responsibilities: The Assistant Teacher is responsible for helping lead teachers create weekly lesson plans and activities. Activities range from arts and craft lessons, group games, outdoor activities, science and nature, etc. They will communicate with parents on a daily basis, supervise and interact with children at all times. They will work closely with other staff members and report to Site Coordinator and School Age Director.

Requirements: Three (3) credits in education or development, or 15 hour department approved courses. Staff will be required to be CPR/First Aid certified.


Teen Adventure Lead Teacher:


Hours: M-F, 40 hours/week. $8.15-8.50/hour. Working with children ages 11-14 at both Y locations.

Responsibilities: The Lead Teacher is responsible for creating weekly lesson plans and activities. Activities range from arts and craft lessons, group games, outdoor activities, science and nature, etc. They will communicate with parents on a daily basis, supervise and interact with children at all times. They will work closely with other staff members and report to Site Coordinator and School Age Director.

Requirements: Six(6) credits in education or development, or two 44 hour department approved courses. Staff will be required to be CPR/First Aid certified.

 

For all above positions:

Interviews will begin in March, training begins mid-May and summer starts on June 13 and runs through September 2, 2016 (this could change based on the Oshkosh Area School District calendar). During those months, staff are allowed 3 days off total. This is a 12-week summer program. There is no program July 4, 2016

Applications can be dropped off at 324 Washington Ave. Oshkosh, WI 54901 or emailed to erinbaranek@oshkoshymca.org

(Erin Baranek School Age Director) 920-236-3380
 



Health and Wellness Center Staff 20th Avenue


Hours per week: Part time

Work days: Tuesday and Thursday evening shifts with alternating weekends. 

Responsibilities: Health and Wellness Center Staff is required to instruct participants in the essentials of a safe and effective wellness program and oversee the safety of all individuals utilizing the Wellness Center.

Requirements: Health and Wellness Center Staff is required to have current certification in CPR/AED and First Aid. A degree in health & fitness or related field and a national personal training or equivalent certifications preferred but not required. Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary along with the ability to work independently. Strong interpersonal skills and a desire to provide wellness support to members of all ages and abilities.

 




Before and After School Staff

 

Hours per Week: Part Time

Work Days: 2-6pm Monday-Friday

Responsibilities: The Before and After-school program for children at area elementary schools. Staff provide supervision, assist in lesson planning and implementation of activities, and provide homework assistance. 

Requirements: Must have complete at least 1-3 credit course in Education or have completed the 15 hour School Age Assistant course. Certification course can be completed during employment.

 





Health and Wellness Center Staff Downtown

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Responsibilities: Provide direct supervision of all strength training and aerobic rooms.  Provide new member orientations, fitness assessments and tours. Build trusting relationships and assist members as needed. Clean and maintain fitness equipment in the Health and Wellness Center. 

Requirements: Degree in Exercise Science or National Personal Training Certification is preferred. CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Adaptable, friendly and outgoing personality. Exemplify the core values of the YMCA and all aspects of fitness.




Active Older Adult (AOA) Instructors

 
-Zumba® Gold/Latin Dance,
-Muscle Conditioning,
-Low Impact Aerobics


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.
 
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 our 55+ year old members and guests.  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.

 



Corporate Wellness Instructors
 

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

 
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.

 

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.
 



Group Cycling Instructor Downtown & 20th Avenue
 

Hours per Week: Part time
 
Workdays: 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.

 


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.

 



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-7pm Saturday and 11am-5pm Sunday

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 will have WSI preferred but not necessary; will train.
 


 

Marble Park Lifeguards & Swim Lesson Instructors 

 
Hours per Week: Part time (May-August)

Responsibilities: Keep our pond safe and fun, and provide an enjoyable experience to all patrons. 

Requirements: Must be at least 16 years old. Lifeguards must be current in Lifeguarding, Waterfront Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid. (Will train for Waterfont) Swim Instructors will have WSI preferred but not necessary; will train. 

 


 





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.
 




Infant/Toddler Childcare Teachers Downtown
 

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Varies between 6am-8pm Monday-Friday

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous Infant/Toddler experience is preferred.
 


 

Childcare Teacher 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Week: Fulltime (includes benefits)

Work Days: 40 hours per week. Varies between 6am-6pm Monday-Friday

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous experience is preferred.

 


 

Assistant Childcare Teachers 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Monday-Friday 11am-6:15pm

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous experience is preferred.

 


Childcare Opener 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Monday-Friday 5:30-9:30am

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous experience is preferred.
 



Childcare teacher 4/5 year-old Room 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Monday-Friday 11am-6:15pm

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous experience is preferred.
 


 

Childcare Floaters 20th Avenue

 

Hours per Week: Part time

Work Days: Hours vary from 6am-6pm

Requirements: Applicants must meet minimum State Licensing Requirements for Assistant Teachers, and previous experience is preferred.