About Working for the YMCA

All positions require ACT 33/34 Clearances and include FREE YMCA membership.

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Resumes may be mailed to:

Sewickley Valley YMCA
Attn: Roni Lynn Vilseck, HR Specialist
625 Blackburn Road

Sewickley, PA 15143

or fax to: 412-741-3155

Call 412-741-9622 ext. 112 or email rvilseck@sewickleyymca.org for more info.

 

Birthday Party Leader   (Part-time)

The Sewickley Valley YMCA is looking for an enthusiastic & service-minded individual to join our team as Birthday Party Host! This position assists in facilitating activities for themed birthday parties at our site. Our Host helps to ensure that our guest of honor and their friends are having a great time!  Must be ready to provide excellent guest service in a fast-paced, high-energy and FUN environment!

Hours:

Approx. 7 hours per week – Saturdays between 11 am – 6:00 pm – based on the number of parties scheduled.

Salary:

$9.15 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and cleans up birthday parties.
  • Hosts birthday parties with themes and leads activities for children.
  • Assist party participants with check in and ensure guests are satisfied with their visit.
  • Responds quickly, efficiently, and professionally to any emergency situation; completes necessary paperwork and notifies the appropriate professional staff member.
  • Assists with the general maintenance/upkeep of the multipurpose room and party room.
  • Enforces all rules and regulations promptly and professionally; notifies the appropriate professional on duty staff member of inappropriate behavior of facility users.
  • Makes appropriate arrangements for a qualified substitute if unable to attend work.
  • Attends all required training sessions and scheduled meetings.

Qualifications:

  • CPR and First Aid Certifications required; thorough knowledge of the YMCA emergency policy and procedures.
  • Must maintain a high level of concentration for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to work with attention to detail.
  • Customer service and strong communication skills desirable.
  • Ability to put up and take down play equipment without assistance
  • Must be able to work weekends

 

Housekeeping   (Part-time)

Evening, Weekend, and Holidays
Salary:  $8.00/hr
20-27 hours per week.  Weekend availability is required.  3-4 shifts per week including weekends.
Basic requirements: (others may also apply)

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs., use stairs, sweep, mop, carry trash, clean bathrooms and showers, general cleaning
  • Set up/take down tables and chairs for events
  • Work with a team of other housekeepers, and work independently
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Weekend availability

 

Maintenance   (Part-time)

Salary:  $10.00/hr
20-28 hours per week.  Weekend availability is required.
Basic requirements: (others may also apply)

  • Experience with heating, electrical and plumbing is a plus
  • Routine housekeeping duties included
  • Work with a team and work independently
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Weekend availability

 

Wellness Coach   (Part-time)

The incumbent will work with members in our YMCA and wellness center with their fitness programs and assisting with meeting their goals and objectives.
Qualifications: Out-going personality, good verbal and written communication skills, basic computer skills, being a team player. Fitness background a plus, but not required.
Hours:  Monday through Friday – Afternoons and Evenings
Weekends Afternoons
Salary:  $8/hr

 

Infant/Toddler Teachers  (Part-time)

No Weekends! No Evenings! No Holidays!
Infants/Toddlers: Mon-Fri afternoons (1-6:30 pm)
Qualifications: BS or Associates in Early Childhood preferred, CDA acceptable, and 2 years experience working with children
Salary: $9-$11 per hour based on education and experience

 

After School Teachers  (Part-time)

Are you looking for a job that is fun and allows you to be home early and have weekends off?  This is the job for you!

After School Site Directors
Moon Area and Quaker Valley School Districts
2:30-6:30 pm, Mon-Fri, during the school year
A degree in Early Childhood, Education or Human Services field and a minimum of 3 years experience working with children
Salary $11.00/hour

After School Teachers
Moon Area and Quaker Valley School Districts
2:30-6:30 pm, Mon-Fri, during the school year
Minimum of Associates Degree in Early Childhood, Education or Human Services field and a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children
Salary-$10.00/hour

 

Lifeguards  (Part-time)
Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck, and surrounding areas. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety, and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.

Certifications — CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid, Current YMCA Lifeguard or American Red Cross, Oxygen Administration (required within 30 days of hire), ability to maintain certification-level of physical and mental readiness.

Must demonstrate Lifeguard skills in accordance with YMCA Standards

Shifts needed:

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs Evenings – 6:30-10 pm

Salary – $7.50+/hour – based on experience

 

Aquatic Instructors   (Part-time)
Evenings and Saturdays

The Y is a leading non-profit for strengthening community, and the nation’s longest provider of swim lessons to increase skill and safety in and around water. This position provides direct leadership, instruction, and motivation for students in swimming classes.
Minimum age – 16 years
Certifications – CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid

Must be able to demonstrate swim instructor skills in accordance with YMCA Standards YMCA Swim Instructor certification or equivalent

Shifts needed:  Tues. 5-7 pm; Sat. 9 am – 12 pm; Thursdays evenings in April

Salary:  $7.25/hr