For Youth Development

Grand Traverse Bay YMCA

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The Grand Traverse Bay YMCA currently employs 7 full time staff and 169 part time staff, with numerous job opportunities available with the opening of the New Y.

Applicants may submit a resume and completed application at the YMCA Front Desk. Employment applications are available at the Front Desk or by clicking here to download and complete.

There are many part-time seasonal positions available in the Youth Sports department for referees and instructors.

The Grand Traverse Bay YMCA posts its internship opportunities on website called Intern in Michigan.



Click here general list of positions that will be available.



Finance and Operations Manager

Administrative Support


Aquatic Head Life Guard

Aquatic Life Guard

Swim Lesson Instructor

Camp, Family & Teens

Camp Supervisor

Camp Lead Counselor

Art Camp Coordinator

Science & Nature Camp Coordinator

Sports Camp Coordinator

Assistant Camp Counselor

Teen Dance Staff

Family Night Staff

Birthday Party Staff

Court Sports

Court Sports Director

Tennis Head Professional

Tennis Professional

Racquet Stringer

Early Childhood Education

Assistant Teacher

Lead Teacher

Child Watch Coordinator

Child Watch Staff

School Age Child Age Support

Health and Fitness

Health and Fitness Director

Health and Fitness Supervisor

Health and Fitness Instructor or Personal Trainer

Health and Fitness Desk Staff


Janitorial Supervisor

Janitorial Staff


Customer Service Supervisor

Customer Service Representative


Basketball Referee

Lacrosse Instructor

Pop Warner Football Referee

Flag Football Referee

Lacrosse Referee

Pickleball Instructor

Gymnastics Coach

Pee Wee Sports Instructor

Soccer Referee



Current positions available:

Early Childhood Education Center - Contact Dagny at 231-421-3568 or email.

Hiring qualified Lead Teacher for Preschool Classroom at the Y Early Childhood Education Center. 

Gymnastic Center  - Contact Betsy at 213-929-2869.