With a career at the Y.

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. In more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members—of all ages and from diverse back­grounds and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

So, join us, we could use someone like you!


Position: Youth Center Staff

Date Position Available: Accepting applications ongoing
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday, 3pm-7:30pm; up to 16 hours hours per week
Contact Person: Chelsey Carlson

Job Description Summary
Youth Center Staff needed for upcoming school year. Mature, assertive individual to be positive role model for youth ages 8-15. Part-time, up to 16 hours per week, M-F 3pm-7:30pm. For a complete job description call or email Chelsey.
Apply in person or return applications to the Itasca County Family YMCA, 400 River Road, Grand Rapids, MN 55744

This position will be posted permanently, however we may not be in immediate need of youth center staff.

Position: Swim Lesson Instructors

Date Position Available: Accepting applications ongoing

Apply in person at the Itasca County Family YMCA or

Position: Lifeguard

Lifeguard Job Description

Date Position Available: Now
Hours of Work: Various shifts from morning to evenings, weekdays and weekends
Contact Person: Chelsi Drobnick, Assistant Aquatics Director

Job Description Summary

Applicant is responsible for the safety of swimmers and for the enforcement of all pool rules and regulations. Maintains a safe and fun environment and perform general maintenance tasks when not doing patron surveillance. Applicant must be at least 15 years old, have and maintain a current Lifeguard certification, CPRPro, First Aid, and AED certification. Certification classes available at the YMCA. Job Application and specific job description can be found on the link list on this page.

Apply in person at the Itasca County Family YMCA or e-mail resume