Careers

Jobs at the YMCA of Northwest Florida are open to all, regardless of race, religion, gender, income, ability or age (except where minimum age requirements are mandatory). All applicants must be willing to submit to a local and state background check and pre-employment drug screening. Applications are accepted in person at all locations.

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Working for the Y is employment with a purpose: We are dedicated to building healthy, confident and connected children, adults, families and communities. Focusing on the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility, we engage our staff team members in a cause-driven model that focuses on building relationships and positively impacting our community. When you consider a job with our Y, consider how you will embrace our cause and live it out daily as you build relationships with fellow staff, members, guests and collaborative partners.

Lifeguard and Swim Instructors Needed-Multiple Pools

Lifeguards: Hiring Lifeguards for four outdoor locations. Starting pay is $9.00/hour. Must be 16 years old and have a current lifeguard, CPR/AED and first aid certification. Both Red Cross and YMCA certifications accepted.

If you are interested in acquiring a certification, please contact Melanie Erickson.

Swim instructors: Hiring swim instructors for three outdoor locations. Starting pay is $9.00/hour. Must be at least 16 years old and be certified in CPR/AED and first aid. Lifeguard certification is helpful.

The YMCA will offer swim instructor training to qualified candidates.

For information on training, please contact Melanie Erickson.

Download an application and drop it off at any branch or email directly to Melanie Erickson. (You can also pick up an application at any branch)

Kidzone Staff- Bear Levin Studer

Provides supervision, nurturing care and fun activities for children in a wholesome, safe environment while their parents, grandparents, or caregivers are using the branch.

Starting pay rate is 8.25

Looking for candidates with evening availability from 2:30pm-7:30pm.

Must be able to pass a background check and a drug test. We are a tobacco free work place.

To apply download and fill out an application and email it to Hannah Peterson.

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.