When you work for the Y, you gain the opportunity to make positive and enduring impact in our own community. The links below can start you on your career path!

Wenatchee Valley YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Proof of identity, employment eligibility and social security card are required before hire. Apply on line below to our open positions. If you have any questions contact us
at 509-662-2109.

Current Employment Openings

Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.

Child Care Leader - Do you love kids and always dreamed of being able to play during work? Then we need you for our licensed child care sites!!

Summer Child Care - On your college break and wanting to play your summer away with kids? Apply NOW!

Youth & Teen Center Mentor - Passionate about helping our children and our community? Enthusiastic and ready to use your creative side?  This position supports children in our dynamic downtown youth programs!

Wellness Coach - If you are passionate about inspiring others to take charge of their personal fitness and total wellness, then consider this member facing, fitness center position!



Hey you!  Yeah, you with the inquisitive mind, compassionate heart, and perennial dirt tan.  I want to tell you about a place called Lake Wenatchee YMCA Camp, located near Leavenworth, WA.  Where do I begin?  I could start with the  many activity offerings, extensive website or our commitment to transforming lives, empowering youth and changing our world.  I could dabble in the theoretical underpinnings (servant minded leaders, nonviolent communication, intentional speech) or the demographics (450+ campers, 40 staff, cats, dog, deer, the occasional moose).  But that’s only the beginning! We house you, feed you and support your leadership skills. Contact us at  or show your interest and apply, we look forward to hearing from you.

Cabin Leaders Part rock star, part super hero, you’re a youth development professional who cares about kids, loves the outdoors and is adored by campers! 

Lifeguards - Lifeguard Certification, excellent leadership skills and swimming ability are required.  Keep lives safe this summer and look cool with zinc on your nose!

Arts and Crafts Coordinator – Glitter!  Friendship Bracelets! Tie Die!  Paint and Glue!  You’ll have so much fun and the kids will too!

Multi Media Coordinator – You bring our camp to the WORLD!  Share pictures and video of camp by creating content on social media and in print.

Program Specialists – Archery, Low ropes, GA GA, theme day planning, group games leaders extraordinaire!

Counselor Development Program Leader  – 21+, WFR, excellent leadership skills and outdoor wilderness camping experience a must!  You’ll be training our future camp counselors!

Counselor Development Program Director  – 21+, WFR, excellent leadership skills and outdoor wilderness camping experience a must!  You’ll be training our future camp counselors!

Teen Director – 21+, excellent leadership skills a must!  You’ll be developing leadership skills in our future camp counselors in training!  #Coolestpersonatcampandnotafraidtoshowit!

Trip Director -  21+, WFR/WFA, excellent leadership and planning skills, outdoor living/camping experience a must!   You may inspire the next Bear Grylls!

Camp Cooks – Everyone at camp loves the cooks!  Feed the masses while earning your black belt in Ninja pancakes this summer!

Head Camp Cook or Assistant Camp Cook

Kitchen Assistants – Food Prep, dishwashing, bacon stretching and the best part…cookie testing!

Maintenance Assistants – Be the star of Dirty Jobs, Camp Edition!  You’ll be our very own Scotty (Star Trek) or Bob Vila (This Old House).  From grounds keeping to fixing the things we break and cleaning things we get dirty you keep camp looking fabulous!                


If you are passionate about serving a cause and concerned about our valley, the Wenatchee Valley YMCA is seeking your help! We strive to provide services to ALL in our community and need your help on the Board of Directors, committees and raising funds so no child is denied access. What you will get in return is not only fulfillment of serving the community through the Y but also leadership skills, strategic relationships, non-profit management, community assessment skills, strategic planning, governance and above all- appreciation!! If you're interested in learning more about the various ways to serve, please reach out to me at


MENT2B – (Mentors needed!!)
OUT OF BOUNDS (engaging youth out in the community)
EXTREME TEENS (adventure trips with teens)
Y-SPLASH 2020 (500 kids learning Safety Around Water)
SWIM CLUB (helping to coach)
BITTY BASKETBALL (winter-coaching)
BITTY SOCCER (spring/fall-coaching)
LAKE WENATCHEE YMCA CAMP Work weekends (April 13/14 or April 27/28)  Nurses (free room and board and discount on camper)                                                                             
YFIT KIDS- (youth fitness activities)
SWIM LESSONS (helping young ones) BOARD OF DIRECTORS (governance) BOARD COMMITTEES (needs assessment) PARTNERS WITH YOUTH CAMPAIGN (raising charitable funds to support our youth scholarships)           

If you are interested in becoming a YMCA Program Volunteer, Mentor, Coach or support, please complete and submit the following volunteer application.

Click here for Wenatchee Valley YMCA Volunteer Application