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Every Employee of the YMCA has a Free Membership to the Y


At the Woodson YMCA, we present you with the opportunity to discover meaningful work that brings rich rewards. Join us in building a better future for yourself, for children, families, and your community. Work alongside individuals who thrive in a values-based environment rooted in caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility, and become a catalyst for positive change in the lives of those around you.

If you are interested in working or volunteering with our organization, please read below for our current openings.

Note: If a job link has expired, it does not necessarily mean that the position is filled. If you encounter an inactive link please check back.

We are hiring

Day Camp Counselors

Woodson YMCA Camp Sturtevant is looking for Counselors to join our team this summer.

At Camp Sturtevant, Day Camp Counselors are responsible for implementing activities and crafts based on theme weeks with the support of Program Coordinators and Leadership Staff. 

Being a Camp Counselor is a very rewarding job, you will play a big part in shaping the lives of our campers. Spend the summer in the sunshine while you develop teaching, coaching and leadership skills.

  • Applicants do need to be 18 at the time of June 3rd
  • Availability required late May through August
  • Monday-Friday: Full time hours with weekends off
  • Compensation starts at $500 - $600 per week!

Help create the magic of summer camp!

Join a team that’s passionate about building a better future for kids, families and our community.

We are hiring

Early Childhood Teachers

The Woodson YMCA is looking for Early Childhood Assistant and Lead Teachers to join our team.

Aspirus & Wausau Child Care Centers

  • $15 - $17 Lead Teachers
  • $13 - $15 Assistant Teachers
  • Health & Dental
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement
  • 50% off Child care & Camp
  • Free Family Membership

Join a team that’s passionate about building a better future for kids, families and our community. Start your career at the Woodson YMCA.

We are hiring

Shuttle Bus Drive for The Landing

Shuttle Bus Drivers $15/hour

All YMCA employees get a free Y Membership and flexible hours!


  • Transport our 55+ Landing Members on adventures, both near and far.
  • $15.00 per hour
  • Access to part-time employee benefits including a Free Y Membership!


  • Between the ages of 21 and 65.
  • CPR Certified within 30 days of hire.
  • CPR Training paid for by the Y.
  • Clear driving record.
  • Must be available for at least two 8 hour shifts per month - other varying length trips also available.
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We are hiring


Join the YMCA Team!

The Y will train you and cover the cost of your Lifeguard Certification Class, a $200 value!

We have Summer Jobs at the Weston Aquatic Center and Rothschild/Schofields Aquatic Center, as well as year long employement at the Woodson YMCA Wausau & Aspirus Pools.

Lifeguard Training
The primary purpose of the Lifeguarding program is to train lifeguards to act with speed and confidence in emergency situations both in and out of the water.


  • Must be 15 years of age
  • Ability to swim 300 yards
  • 100 front crawl with rhythmic breathing
  • 100 breaststroke and 100 of front crawl and breaststroke
  • Swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke
  • Surface dive 9 ft.
  • Retrieve a 10-lb object
  • Return to surface
  • Swim 20 yards on back with both hands on the brick to the start point and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, within 1 minute 40 seconds
  • Treading water for two minutes.

Certification issued upon successful completion of the course.

Be a Leader. Be a Lifeguard.

Wausau & Aspirus Branch: $12.50/hour

We are also hiring is Antigo, Rothschild/Schofield and Weston!


Training Sessions are Available in March During Spring Break - Apply Today!

We are hiring

Swim Instructors

Join the YMCA Team!

Make a difference in your community by becoming a Swim Instructor. Teaching children to swim is one of the most important jobs you can have. Imagine the satisfaction of knowing you're helping to save lives every time you step onto the pool deck.

Swim Instructors have flexible hours and enjoy a Free YMCA Membership.

Consider joining our team - we need you!

Wausau & Aspirus Branch: $12.25/hour

We are hiring

Group Exercise Instructor
Part Time

Join the YMCA Team!


Our Group Exercise Instructors lead our group fitness classes designed for those 55+ and inspire our members to achieve their fitness goals. As a Group Exercise Instructor, you will design and deliver engaging, safe, and effective group fitness classes tailored to various fitness levels and interests. You will provide exceptional customer service, fostering a positive and supportive atmosphere for participants while promoting health and wellness within our community.

We are hiring

Weekend Manager

Join the YMCA Team at the Wausau Branch

  • $14-16/hour
  • Hours are open to close, Saturday and Sunday
  • Job can be done by one individual, or job shared with two individuals
  • This is a supervisor roll that helps support the weekend membership desk and building supervisor staff
  • Takes the lead role in operations of the building with support from the Operations management team
  • Includes a Free Membership and other part-time employee benefits
  • Great position for those good in customer service and problem solving
We are hiring

After School Staff

Join a team that’s passionate about building a better future for kids, families and our community.

Under the supervision of the Program Director, a After School Staff is the primary care providers and mentors for students enrolled in the program. After School Staff are responsible for individualized student care, carrying out overall program operations, maintaining program equipment and general facility cleanliness.


  • Ensure the guidance and safety of all children in your care
  • Responsible for assisting with supervising and implementing activities
  • Adhere to daily classroom schedule in accordance with the program
  • Maintain positive relationships and interactions with children, parents, and other teachers and staff members
  • Be responsible for knowing children’s whereabouts at all times
  • Maintain effective lines of communication with families with respect to confidentiality
  • Display and exemplify the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in all aspects of the job performance and in relationships with others
  • Assure child care licensing rules are met
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Part-Time Positions Available

All YMCA employees receive a Free Y Membership, program discounts and flexible hours!

We are hiring

Antigo Aquatic Center Staff

All YMCA employees get a free Y membership and flexible hours!

If you are interested in joining the Y team at the Anitgo Aquatic Center - Apply Today!

We are hiring

Gymnastic Team Coach

All YMCA employees get a free Y membership and flexible hours!

Wausau Branch: $10/hour

We are hiring

Gymnastic Instructor

All YMCA employees get a free Y membership and flexible hours!

Wausau Branch: $10/hour