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.

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!

Lifeguard Part Time Farmington 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!

Assistant Swim Team Coach Part Time Farmington Family YMCA

Under the supervision of the Head Swim Team Coach, the assistant Swim Coach will be responsible for organization, management and daily operation of the branch Swim Team program. He or she will be responsible for managing a quality program according to the established policies, missions and expectations of the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit and the YMCA of the USA.

Under the direction and supervision of the Youth and Family 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. Hours will be various M-F Morning (7:00-8:20am) and every Afternoon (3:30-6:00pm) throughout the school year.

Fun, energetic, creative leader wanted to lead staff and children in our School Age Child Care sites, located at various schools throughout the Metro Detroit area. We are located on site at the school from 6:15 a.m. until the bell rings for the start of the school day and again in the afternoon from the last bell to 6:00 p.m. This split shift is perfect for college students, substitute teachers, or individuals who want to pick up some extra hours and love working with children.

Before/After School Aide Part Time Farmington 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.