Make a career. Make a difference. Work at the YMCA.

The YMCA of Metro Denver has been a fixture in our city since 1875. Today, the Y is one of Denver’s leading non-profits, providing programs and services that improve health, nurture children and uplift communities.

Explore our Career Portal for all openings

If you have worked for the YMCA of Metro Denver previously, please contact the supervisor of the position that you are interested in directly.


Where do you see yourself?

From child care to aquatics instruction, disease prevention to mentoring, the Y is here so that everyone has a place to reach their fullest potential. YMCA employees embody our mission and they are committed to making a difference in the lives of individuals, older adults, families and children.

Working in Education
  • Do you have a sincere interest in building your career in Child Development? 
  • Have a genuine desire to improve the lives of Denver-area youth? 
  • Are you 18 or older? 
  • Want to work out at our YMCAs & use the pool for FREE? 

Grow your career in Youth Development at the YMCA! Full and part-time positions are open for Site DirectorsProgram LeadersProgram Aides and Adventure Zone Crew.

Working in Fitness
  • A responsible, reliable leader? 
  • Experienced in customer service and problem-solving?  
  • Want to work out at our YMCAs & use the pool for FREE? 

Come grow your career in Membership, Health & Wellbeing at the Y! Full and part-time positions are open for Health and Wellness ManagersFitness Floor AttendantsGroup Exercise Instructors and more.

Working in Aquatics
  • A strong swimmer with an eye for safety around the water? 
  • A passion for coaching and instructing new swimmers? 
  • Are you 16 or older? 

Grow your career in Aquatics at the YMCA! Full and part-time positions are open for Lifeguards and Swim Instructors at our pools around the city.

Benefits of Working at the Y

Free Memberships & Program Discounts

Free membership, 50% off in-house childcare, and 30% off swim lessons, OST, camps, and sports!

Ongoing Training Opportunities

Ongoing training and certification opportunities

Employee Benefits

10% contribution to 401K (after 2 years) and paid sick time



To learn more about employment at YMCA Metro Denver, please reach out to Christina Tricarico at or call 720-524-2711.