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.

Customer Service Specialist Part Time Birmingham Family YMCA

The Birmingham Family YMCA is seeking individuals for the customer service specialist position. This position works directly with the marketing and member engagement team to provide high quality customer service and member engagement. Ideal individuals for this team are outgoing, friendly, able to multi-task, solution oriented and problem solvers. A customer service specialist is the face of the Birmingham Family YMCA and works directly with current and future members.

Swim Instructor Part Time Livonia Family YMCA

A swim instructor is responsible for teaching all levels of the National YMCA Swim Lesson program. This person will keep accurate attendance records, develop lesson plans and distribute family huddles and progress reports to all swimmers as well as evaluate and assess skill level and progress of all swimmers. The swim instructor must also be able to motivate, evaluate and communicate with all age groups.

Lifeguard Part Time Livonia Family YMCA

Come join our fantastic pool staff! We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and responsible individuals to serve as lifeguards. He/she will be responsible for carrying out and enforcing aquatic policies and procedures in compliance with the statutes as described by the State of Michigan, the YMCA of the USA, Jeff Ellis and Associates, and the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit. Come and help us create a fun and family environment for our guests!

Under the supervision of the SACC and Day Camp Director, the Site Director will be responsible for the supervision, planning, implementation, and development of activity plans for a group of children, including assisting in the child’s social, emotional, physical, spiritual, and cognitive development.

Before/After School Aide Part Time Downriver Family YMCA

Under the direction and supervision of the School Age Child Care Director, the Before/After School Aide will be responsible for the general supervision and management of the site, as well as assisting in the children’s social, emotional, physical, spiritual and cognitive development.

Lifeguard Part Time Downriver Family YMCA

We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and responsible individuals to join our team as lifeguards. Lifeguards are responsible for carrying out and enforcing aquatic policies and procedures in compliance with the statutes as described by the State of Michigan, the YMCA of the USA, Jeff Ellis and Associates, and the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit. Come and help us create a fun and family environment for our guests!