Join Us and help transform lives!

The Y Experience is built from our mission and encompasses the values and philosophy by which we serve and operate.  The Y Experience is brought to life through our culture.  We strive to live our Cause and show up with a purpose Everyday.

Our Culture

It is who We are and How We Show Up. 


We are open to aLL.  We are a place where you can be, belong and become.


We support you in your journey to develop your full potential.


We value You and Embrace your individuality.


We believe in You and your potential to become a catalyst in the world


Above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger, beginning with You.




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Current Part Time Positions:

After School Program Counselor

Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child? We are searching for staff to work with school aged children in our after school program. Each day will be filled with developing youth by assisting with homework, providing an opportunity physical activity and mentoring. Candidates should be available Monday through Friday between 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Please complete an application and email to Dawn McGahen.


Swim Lesson Instructors

Another great opportunity for you to share your love of swimming while helping o develop the youth of today to be the leaders of tomorrow. We are currently looking for swim instructors for Monday and Thursday evenings, Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday mornings, along with Sunday afternoons. We also have grade school swims periodically through out the school year. Please complete an application and return it to Ryan Ferguson.


We have openings for lifeguards. The hours are flexible, and we have openings in all shifts from 5 am to 8:30 pm. If interested and need certifications, we can certify here at the COLE CENTER FAMILY YMCA. All lifeguards must be 16 prior to completion of the lifeguard class. Please complete an application and return it to Ryan Ferguson.



Seasonal jobs aren't just for resort towns. When the weather changes, so do our needs. Contact us at 260.347.YMCA (9622) to ask about the current job forecast.

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