Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.
The Y offers both full-time and part-time career opportunities in a variety of areas. Employment opportunities listed here are for all YMCA locations in the Metropolitan Detroit association. For listings of specific Y locations, please select your local Y from the menu on the right side of this page.
The role of the Camping Sales and Marketing Specialist will be to ensure monthly and annual camper and group development goals are achieved at YMCA Camp Nissokone. Responsibilities will extend to support the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit Association Marketing Department. The Camp Sales and Marketing Specialist must demonstrate, through job performance, the four values of the YMCA – caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
The Afterschool Club leader is responsible for the daily supervision of after-school program participants grades K-5. S/he is responsible for assisting in the planning, development, and implementation of program activities in the after-school program. The leader guides the academic and social development of children; ensuring a safe, enriching, and healthy learning environment. Club leaders use a variety of resources to introduce new skills throughout the execution of activities. To accomplish this, club leaders are required to participate in ongoing professional development and planning sessions with the After-School Site Director on a scheduled basis.
The Girls on the Run/STRIDE Coordinator is under the direct supervision of the Sports Director. This part-time position shall be responsible for the implementation, administration and oversight for all Girls on the Run programs contracted through the Farmington Family YMCA. Duties will include all Girls on the Run/STRIDE programming including preseason preparation, on-site management, assisting with the 5k event, and any additional responsibilities related to Girls on the Run/STRIDE as necessary. Additionally, the Girls on the Run/STRIDE Coordinator will assist in the annual fundraising campaign.
The Metro Youth YMCA is seeking an enthusiastic, self-starter who can fit into the YMCA’s asset building Program Team. With pride in seeing young people grow, the incumbent will be responsible for assisting the Program Director with coordinating enrichment programs. The Program Coordinator must have the ability to work with students and staff and possess exemplary customer service skills and great written and oral communication skills.