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Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities.

As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job—we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in the community.

Every day, our staff of all ages, backgrounds and life experiences work to bridge gaps in our community by getting to know people, building relationships and continuing to strengthen those relationships over time to learn and understand the needs of others. Through conversations and listening to others, you learn what well-being means to them and how you might help them achieve well-being.

Are you passionate about helping your local community? Do you want to work for a cause-driven organization? Join our team here at the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region!

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Work-Life Balance


The Y is a wonderful place to work and grow professionally. And we were honored to receive the following awards in 2018:


Here at the Y, we fully support a healthy work-life balance. And living in a wonderful place that's the number one most desirable place to live, it's easy to live a full life here in Colorado Springs!

The Springs is a family-friendly city with countless activities such as visiting the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center, the Manitou Cliff Dwellings and more!

And the city is millennial-friendly too. With over 300 days of sunshine, 156 County, State and City Parks, the Manitou Incline, and Pikes Peak, you'll never get tired of exploring the great outdoors.

Job Benefits

At the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region, we offer engaging full-time and part-time positions in membership, wellness, program, and operational support areas. View our job openings to find an opportunity that matches your career goals, interests, skills and experience. If you don’t see the right opportunity today, come back to visit this page on a regular basis. Job postings are updated frequently. We are looking for employees with positive attitudes who are obsessed with providing great service to our members, program participants and volunteers.

Full-time employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Membership and program benefits
  • Paid time off
  • Generous retirement benefits
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Disability benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Dependent care assistance

Part-time employees vary based on of hours and may include one or more of the following:

  • Membership and program benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Generous retirement benefits

Job Categories

Below are the many different job opportunities that we offer at our centers throughout the Pikes Peak Region!

Association Child Care

YMCA Day Camp offers children a chance to learn, grow and thrive at six YMCA Family Centers in the Pikes Peak Region. Our energetic and dependable staff offer kids a great summer experience with a focus on character development and skills building in a safe and fun environment. We also offer before and after school care at a variety of schools across the Colorado Springs area during the school year. Interested in being a part of this team? Check out our website for a list of current job openings!

  • Day Camp Directors and Counselors
  • Before and After School Care Group Leaders and Site Directors



Do you love to swim and love being around people? Are you lifeguard certified? The YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region offers employment opportunities at our beautiful indoor pool facilities year round and outdoor pools during the summer.

If you are not currently lifeguard certified, the YMCA will provide you with training and certification!

  • Lifeguards
  • Water Exercise Instructors
  • Swim Instructors
  • Swim Coaches


Camp Shady Brook

Are you interested in being a part of a team that has fun during the summer at our beautiful Camp Shady Brook located in Deckers, CO? Check out the positions that we have open for the summer!

Community Programs

Do you love to work with children? Working in community programs would give you the opportunity to work with children in our Learn & Play setting and also in youth programs such as Lego Club, Birthday Parties, PEAK and much more!

  • Lego Club
  • Birthday Party Host
  • Youth Activity Attendant
  • Youth Dance


Help make a difference by keeping our facilities clean, safe and inviting for all of our members and guests!

Healthy Living

Interested in working in our healthy living areas where we offer employment opportunities in group exercise, personal training and Healthy Living Attendants? Check out a list of our current job openings!

  • Healthy Living Attendants
  • Personal Trainers
  • Group Exercise Instructors


Do you love working with people? Be a part of a winning team helping to greet members as they come into our facilities, sell YMCA memberships and programs and provide members and guests with information on all that we have to offer!

  • Membership Service Associates/Representatives/Consultants


Are you interested in helping to develop strong and healthy athletes? Apply to work in our sports department to be a part of something bigger!

  • Gymnastics
  • Sports Official/Site Supervisors
  • Specialty Youth Activity Attendant

For additional questions, please contact Director of Talent Management Antoinette Holmes at 719.329.7219!

Not ready to apply for a job? Have questions? Please fill out our interest form and a director will get back to you ASAP!

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