Get your best job ever this summer!
Find your reason to lead (and work with some really great people) with a summer job at the Y!
The right summer job can have lifelong impacts, from discovering your passions to exploring your potential. We have a proven history of people finding their career path during a summer job at the Y.
Whether working around water or backpacking in the mountains is your thing, we've got a job for you. Our staff come from near and far because there's no better place to work for the summer than the Y.
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Start your greatest adventure yet and share the wonders of the great outdoors with kids at Camp Orkila or Camp Colman this summer. An overnight camp job at the Y gives you opportunities to explore future career pathways, all while mentoring campers as they experience new adventures like boating, climbing, zip lining, hiking, and much more. Plus you’ll make memories and friends that last a lifetime!
Love to work in and around water? Then make a splash as a member of our aquatics team! We have positions open for lifeguards, swim instructors, aqua fitness instructors, swim support staff, and more. If you consider yourself a trustworthy leader with a keen eye for safety and love working with kids, apply for aquatics at the Y today.
Get outside and test your leadership skills with Boys & Girls Outdoor Leadership Development (BOLD & GOLD). We engage over 500 youth annually in outdoor experiences ranging from 5 to 15 days in the North Cascades, Mt Rainier, Olympic National Park, and more. Activities include backpacking, rock climbing, mountaineering, fishing, yoga, art, music, literature, backcountry cooking, and having fun in nature.
Every summer, the Y engages hundreds of children in fun and educational summer day camp programs. We’re looking for staff to serve as role models who lead by example to guide campers through activities ranging from arts & crafts, STEM programming, and sing-alongs to archery, nature hikes, outdoor recreation, and more.
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