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The Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA is an exciting place to work! Contact us to apply for any of the positions below.

Click here to apply online.

Part-Time Cleaning Staff

Part Time Cleaning Staff are responsible to perform routine and non-recurring custodial functions.  This includes working with staff and volunteers, providing the best possible physical environment for the membership and the community.   Apply online.  

Current Opportunities:

Maintenance Department - Monday - Saturday, third shift, cleaning facility, locker rooms, floors.  Contact Gary Ross with questions. or 641-752-8658



The Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA is now accepting applications for lifeguards. Qualified applicants need to possess current Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding, AED, CPR-Pro, and First Aid. Will pay for training.  Lifeguard pay varies with experience.  Applications are available online or at the Service Desk.

Immediate part-time day positions available between 5:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Call Shelley Lechnir at 641-752-8658, ext. 210 or email 

Gym Monitor

Responsible for engaging members and ensuring the building and grounds policies and rules are maintained. Directly supervise the operations in the gym, racquetball courts and adult locker rooms run smoothly.  Specifically this position is responsible for maintaining discipline and control of youth and adult behavior at the Y.  The gym supervisor will maintain a close and highly responsive relationship to the day-to-day activities of the Y.

For more information please contact Deb Grove at or 641-752-8658.

Group Exercise Instructor

Leverage your passion for fitness to be an integral part of improving the health and well-being of our community.  Group exercise at the Y provides exercise classes to persons of a variety of ages and ability levels at various times of day throughout the week and weekend.  Currently accepting all group exercise applications.  Please contact Keisha Lockhart at or 641752.8658 for more information.

Aquatics Instructor

Must be certified in CPR, AED and First Aid.  Certification may be acquired after hire.  Must have prior experience.

Positions Needed: 
-Swim Lesson Instructor

Provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for students in swimming classes.  Instructs in beginning to advanced swimming and safety skills according to age group and class swim level. Provides a quality experience to students and parents.  Represents the Y and self in a professional manner of safety and fun.

-Water Exercise Instructor
Responsible for conducting water fitness classes. Provides a quality experience to participants.  Represents the Y and self in a professional manner of safety and fun. 

For more information, email Shelley Lechnir or call 641-752-8658.

Day Camp / Fit Kids Staff

Directly responsible to the Fit Kids/Day Camp Coordinator.

With guidance from the Fit Kids/Day Camp Coordinator, the Counselor is responsible for the supervision and engagement of Fit Kid/Day Camp participants and parents.

Minimum age requirement is 16 for Fit Kids program and 17 for Summer Day Camp.

For more information please contact Deb Grove at or 641-752-8658.

Preschool Part-time

Preschool is hiring part-time staff for mornings and afternoons.  Preschool staff is responsible for planning and implementing a program to teach young children.  The staff must provide a safe and developmentally appropriate preschool program in accordance with all relevant legislation, policies and procedures.

Contact with questions, or fill out an Employment Application to apply.