Impact Every Day

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the YMCA at the Austin Community Recreation Center, 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.

You will work with people of all ages and from diverse back­grounds and life experiences. You’ll 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.

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Open Positions at the YMCA

The Operations Director will provide leadership and direction for the day-to-day processes and programming for the YMCA at ACRC. This position will help lead the development, implementation, and management of the departmental teams in making a positive impact on the health and development of the children and families within our community. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Operations Director will provide leadership, strategic direction, and alignment for the organization. To view full job description, click here. If you think you’d be a good fit for our team and would like to apply, you can follow this link.

Group Exercise instructor at the YMCA at ACRC serves others by intentionally welcoming, connecting, and supporting them. Instructs group classes in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness and engagement. The Group Exercise instructor is responsible for leading Group Exercise classes teaching specific skills affiliated with each particular course design, while considering the health and safety of each class participant. To view full job description, click here. If you think you’d be a good fit for our team and would like to apply, you can follow this link.

The lifeguard will supervise the aquatic area to prevent accidents, assist swimmers, and keep the area and facilities clean. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. Apply here.

Under the supervision of the Director of Healthy Living, a Personal Trainer will assist in motivating and educating our members at the YMCA of Austin. View full job description here. Please send resume and cover letter to our Healthy Living Director, Dan Pearson at

The person selected for this position will be under the direct supervision of Childcare Coordinator. You will be responsible for providing an appropriately safe, caring, and enriching environment for the children enrolled the YMCA school aged programs. View full job description here. Interested candidates should submit their resume/cover letter to our School Aged Childcare Coordinator, Molly Kirtz at

Instructs swimming lessons in accordance with YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly, and supports members and program participants in achieving their goals. Develops and maintains positive relationships with volunteers, members or program participants, and colleagues at all levels of the organization; helps participants and families connect with each other and the YMCA; and encourages parent or caregiver involvement. Apply here.

Do you have a passion for coaching? Are you competitive? Come Coach for the Y! As a Youth Sports Coach, you provide feedback on execution and direction during practices and games. The Youth Sports Coach will develop goals for the group as well as individual goals for players and will assist in planning and executing the weekly practice, workouts, and drills. The Youth Sports Coach will inspire and prepare participants with the confidence, courage, and competence to achieve their dreams, contribute to community, and engage in a lifetime of learning. To read full job description and apply, click here.

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