Current Openings

Why work at the YMCA? You will work in a friendly environment where we build strong kids, strong families and strong communities. Many full- and part-time job opportunities are available. Competitive wages and great benefits meet your needs including:

  • Free YMCA Access
  • Discounted classes and programs
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career advancement
  • On site child care
  • Great personal reward

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal or local law. It is the intent of the Woodson YMCA to comply with all applicable federal, state and local legislation concerning equal opportunity in employment.

Our current job openings are listed below. If you are interested in applying for a position, you may download Application Form here.

WOODSON YMCA ASSOCIATION OPENINGS

WAUSAU BRANCH OPENINGS

Daytime cleaning (Part-time): We are now looking to hire someone for cleaning at our Wausau Branch facility. Position is Monday – Friday 1 to 4 p.m., up to 19 hours a week. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service, be friendly, and polite. Start date is Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Training provided. Please apply by May 15th. Submit applications to: Brian Krueger, COO, Woodson YMCA – Wausau Branch, 707 Third St. Wausau, WI 54403 or email bk@woodsonymca.com. (Posted 4/25/2017)

Mini Care Teacher (Part-time): The Wausau Branch is looking for someone who can make the Y’s Mini Care safe and fun for kids while parents workout.  Mini Care is now hiring for the right person or people to work varying hours Monday – Friday 4 pm-7 pm and Saturday 8 am-1 pm.  You will be responsible for keeping children, ranging 6 weeks to 7 years old, occupied and actively engaged in safe age-appropriate activities while family members use the Y.  Mini Care staff must be at least 16 years old and previous child care experience and education is a plus but not required to start. Please turn in application at the Wausau Branch to the attention of: Kris Holcomb, Mini Care Manager, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email kholcomb@woodsonymca.com. (Posted 4/24/2017)

Assistant Teacher (Part-time): We have openings for assistant teachers within the child care. Shifts may vary between 6:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Previous child care experience is preferred but not required. Individuals must be the age of 18 and would prefer applicants to have Early Childhood One (ECE 1) or college classes related to Early Childhood or DPI Certificates. Send resume to the attention of: Sally Glennon, Senior Child Care Operations Director, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email sglennon@woodsonymca.com.

Women’s Locker Room Attendant (Part-time): We are looking for customer service minded people to assist in our Women’s Locker Room one or two shifts per week. The position includes light cleaning and support with supplies and laundry duties. Please submit applications to: Chelsea Klutterman, Aquatics Director, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or cklutterman@woodsonymca.com. 

Cleaning staff (Part-time/evenings):  If you’re a diligent, detail-oriented person we’d love to have you on our team. We have shifts available between 6 pm and 10 pm Tuesday through Thursday at our Wausau Branch. YMCA access provided! Position is available in early June. Contact Chris Westcott at 715-845-2177 or email cwestcott@woodsonymca.com. (Posted 4/11/17)

Lead Teacher (Full Time): Looking for a great teacher who cares deeply about our children. The ideal candidate must have an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related child care credential and be enthusiastic about supporting child care programs and our families. We are a licensed child care offering preschool programs, school age care and 4K programming. Teachers will exhibit the four core YMCA values of; Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. Teachers lead our classes, assuring the physical environment supports healthy living. Benefits include medical, dental, YMCA retirement and YMCA household access. Wage rate is $10- $13/hour depending on experience. Send resume to the attention of: Sally Glennon, Senior Child Care Operations Director, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email sglennon@woodsonymca.com.

Pre-School and School-Age Gymnastics Instructors (Part-time – Wausau Branch): No previous gymnastics experience is necessary, although helpful. Training is available. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Contact Cheryl Randl at 715-841-1814 for more information.

Team Coach for girl’s competitive Gymnastics Team Program (Part-time – Wausau Branch): Must be a strong spotter, very energetic and positive. Must also be qualified to coach USAG levels 2-9, intermediate to advanced gymnastics. Contact Cheryl Randl at 715-841-1814 for more information.

ASPIRUS BRANCH OPENINGS

Member Service Associate (Part-Time): Member Service Associates are responsible for overseeing the Member Services Center to create an engaging and welcoming atmosphere for members and guests. Some aspects of the job include: answering phones, assisting with membership sales, laundry, making popcorn, greeting members, and help keeping the facility clean. An understanding for the YMCA core values (caring, honesty, respect and responsibility) is essential. The hours of this opening  are Wednesday mornings 4:30-8:30AM and Friday afternoons 12:30-5:00PM at the WOODSON YMCA Aspirus branch. Send resume to the attention of Ashley Zelenka, Member Engagement and Assistant Operations Director at 3402 Howland Avenue, Weston, WI 54476 or email azelenka@woodsonymca.com.

Assistant Teacher (Part-time): We have openings for assistant teachers within the child care. Shifts will be afternoon hours Monday through Friday. Previous child care experience is preferred but not required. Individuals must be the age of 18 and would prefer applicants to have Early Childhood One (ECE 1) or college classes related to Early Childhood or DPI Certificates. Send resume to the attention of: Sally Glennon, Senior Child Care Operations Director, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email sglennon@woodsonymca.com.

 School Age Assistant Teacher: We have an opening for a school age teacher within the school age program. Shifts are either early morning (6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.) or afternoon shift (3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.). Previous  school age experience preferred but not required. Individuals must be at least 18 years of age and be flexible and outgoing. Send resume to the attention of: Sally Glennon, Senior Child Care Operations Director, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email sglennon@woodsonymca.com.

AQUATIC DEPARTMENT POSITIONS

Lifeguards (Aspirus, Wausau, and Mosinee):  Bring your abilities and energy to work at the Y and be part of meaningful work as a YMCA lifeguard. We are your place for rewarding work that looks great on a resume! We have openings for lifeguards who complete our American Red Cross Certification courses or who are previously certified. Ages 16 and over.  Morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend hours are available.  Hours are flexible and can fit any schedule. Starting pay is $8/hour. Pay increased to $8.50 after probationary period and completion of new staff orientation. Individuals who are not certified as lifeguards are encouraged to stop by a Member Service Desk to register for our next lifeguard course.

Swim Instructors (Aspirus, Wausau, and Mosinee):  We have openings for swim instructors at all three facilities. Morning, evening, and weekend hours are available.  Previous experience teaching swimming lessons is preferred but not required.  Ability to work with children is a must. Starting pay is $8.25/hour. Pay increased to $8.75 after probationary period and completion of new staff orientation. Individuals under the age of 18 must be certified lifeguards to serve as a swim instructor.

For all aquatic and swim team job pick up an application at a Member Service Center or visit our website www.woodsonymca.com.

 MOSINEE SATELLITE OPENINGS

Water exercise instructors Part-time paid positions for the Mosinee Community Pool location. Openings to teach from 8:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and 4:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Training is available!

For a list of volunteer opportunities with Woodson YMCA, please click here.