Careers

Learn, Grow, & Thrive at the Y
Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. In more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members—of all ages and from diverse back­grounds and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

Open Positions
The Y offers tremendous opportunities to make a difference.  Here are the positions we are currently hiring for where you can find a rewarding position

Maintenance Director
Main Facility
The Skagit Valley Family YMCA is currently hiring for a Maintenance Director. This full-time position is responsible for all mechanical workings of Y facilities. Duties will include the operation and maintenance of low pressure boiler, plumbing, swimming pool chemistry, heating systems, as well as lighting and electrical systems. Detailed job description is available by clicking the position title above.

Please email applications/questions to Branch Manager Roosevelt Smith, Jr. at r.smith@skagitymca.org


Assistant Teacher
Before & After School
The Childcare Department is hiring Assistant Teachers for our Before & After School sites in Anacortes, Burlington, Sedro Woolley and Mount Vernon.

Please contact Shirley Chu at shirleyc@skagitymca.org


Teacher I, Teacher II, Program Supervisor & Substitutes
Early Learning Center
The Childcare Department is hiring for our Early Learning Centers. We are looking for energetic, loving, creative teachers for groups of infants/tots and preschoolers in our Mount Vernon and Anacortes centers. Morning and afternoon schedules vary from 6:30am to 6:00pm Monday thru Friday. Experience with these age groups and lesson planning preferred. Current CPR/First Aid, TB test, HIV/AIDS/BBP training, food handlers permit and DEL background clearance check will be required but not all certifications are needed at the time of hiring.

Please contact Shirley Chu at
shirleyc@skagitymca.org


Site Supervisor
YMCA Sports Center
The Sports Center is hiring for a Site Supervisor. This position is responsible for overseeing activities including, but not limited to, private rentals, youth practices/games, adult games, etc. Site Superviors must also be able to check adult players into their games using our system. Must be willing to lead sports practices when there are insufficient coahes. Site Supervisors report to the Sports Director whenever a problem can't be resolved. Having a basic knowledge of sports is very helpful, but can be learned if you have the diesre. Must be available to work nights and weekends.

Please email applications/questions to Sports Director Jacob Clem at
j.clem@skagitymca.org


Homeless Prevention Specialist

Oasis Teen Shelter
The YMCA Oasis Teen Shelter is hiring a Homeless Prevention Specialist to be a role model in our residential/emergency teen shelter and assure physical and emotional safety of the at-risk adolescent boys and girls who stay at Oasis. 

Please email applications/questions to Oasis Teen Shelter Director, Claudia Avendaño-Ibarra, at
c.avendano-ibarra@skagitymca.org


Activity Guide
Oasis Daylight Center

The YMCA Oasis Daylight Center is hiring for a part time activity guide. Working with youth 13-17 in a residential environment to play games, cook, art, workshops, cleaning, and much more. The hours are Mon-Fri 2:30-6:30 and weekends 11:30-6:30. Looking for people who can work at least 3 days a week and some weekends. Pay starts at $9.75/hr for the first 90 days and will increase to $10/hr after 90 day probationary period based on performance.

Please email applications/questions to Randi Breuer at
r.breuer@skagitymca.org


To apply for a position, please submit our employment application along with your resume to the Y:
Skagit Valley Family YMCA
Attn: [Position Applying For]
215 East Fulton Street
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Employment Application

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The Skagit Valley Family YMCA embraces diversity and provides equal opportunities for employment.