The Woodson YMCA offers you the opportunity to find meaningful work that offers rich rewards; build a better future for yourself and for kids, families and your community; work with people who thrive in a values-based environment of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility; and make a difference in the lives of those around you. If you are interested in working or volunteering for our organization, read below for our current job openings. Interested applicants may complete our Employment Application and return to our Member Service Center.
CUSTODIAN (Part-time days): We are now hiring a detail-oriented person for general cleaning throughout our Wausau Branch. Job duties include stocking supplies, maintenance of all cleaning equipment and cleaning all areas assigned by supervisor and general maintenance of facilities, as assigned. Training will be provided. Hours are Monday through Friday, 1pm- 5 pm. Position also requires candidate to be excellent at customer service, friendly and polite. YMCA membership access provided. Starting wage is $10/hour. Please apply by Jan. 18, 2019 to Brian Krueger, Senior Facility Operations Director, Woodson YMCA, 707 Third St. Wausau, WI 54403 or email Brian.
Child Care/ Mini Care
Mini Care (Both branches NOW HIRING!)
Mini Care Teacher (Part-time): The Wausau and Aspirus branches are looking for someone who can make the Y’s Mini Care safe and fun for kids while parents in their life workout. Mini Care is now hiring for the right person or people to work varying hours Monday – Friday 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 take a break and work out. 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 Aspirus Branch to the attention of: Cindy Daniels for the Aspirus Branch and Kris Holcomb for the Wausau Branch.
Lead School Age Teacher (Full Time): Looking for a great teacher who cares deeply about our children. Teachers will exhibit the four core YMCA values of; Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. We have positions at both Y branches, mornings and afternoons Monday through Friday. 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. enefits include medical, dental, YMCA retirement and YMCA household access. Wage rate is $11- $13/hour depending on experience/education.
Sub-Float Teacher (Part Time): We have openings for teachers looking to sub in our child care at both Y locations. Looking for a great teacher who cares deeply about our children. Hours would vary by week, flexible scheduling.
Men’s Locker Room Attendant (Part-time): We are looking for the right person with a strong work ethic, excellent customer service skills, and is dependable to work in our Men’s Locker Room. There are daytime shifts available. This position’s responsibilities include laundry duties, light cleaning and customer service. Training is provided. Wage: $8.00/hr Please submit applications to: Andrew Meinel, Member Engagement/Assistant Operations Director, 707 Third St., Wausau, WI 54403 or email Andrew. Applications can be picked up at the YMCA Member Service Center.
Health & Wellness
Wellness Center Attendant: Are you a people person? Now hiring attendants to cover morning hours in our Aspirus Branch Wellness Center. A friendly attitude is a must. Training provided and Adult Membership included! Send application to the attention of: Sara Pinsonneault, Wellness Engagement Coordinator, Woodson YMCA- Aspirus Branch, 3402 Howland Ave., Weston, WI 54476 or email Sara. (Apply by Feb. 7, 2019)
Membership/ Front Line Desk
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 15 and over. Morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend hours are available. Hours are flexible and can fit any schedule. Starting pay is $9.25/hour. 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 (Part-time): We have openings for swim instructors at the Aspirus Branch. Morning, evening, and weekend hours are available. We will provide on the job training we are just looking for enthusiastic adults that have experience working with children and like to be in the water. Starting pay for swim instructors is $9.75. Individuals under the age of 18 must be certified lifeguards to serve as a swim instructor. Please email resume to Abby
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 or email Cheryl.
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 or email Cheryl.
C We are looking to hire energetic staff who work great with kids and have a positive attitude. The position will instruct children, ages 5- 14, on how to safely use our Climbing Wall during open climb times. Staff will ensure the safety of wall users through proper use of safety equipment and enforcement of rules/ regulations. Ideal candidate will maintain a friendly and welcoming environment and help to build a stronger sense of community within our Y family. This part-time position works 2 hour evening shifts Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Climbing experience preferred but training will be provided. Please direct resume to: Camp & Youth Development Director, Sayer Jackson, 707 Third St. Wausau WI 54403 or email Sayer. Call 715-845-2177 for more information.
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