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Be part of a place where your work positively influences the lives of others, a place where you thrive in a values-based environment, a place where you are building a better future for yourself and your community.

At the Y, we are passionate about youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We are looking to add new lifeguards to our team at the Neal Center YMCA! Hours are between 6:45-11:00 a.m. We will provide lifeguard certification if you don’t have it! Apply online today, or call AJ at (217) 234-9494 for more information.

At the Y, we are passionate about youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We are looking to add new, energetic group fitness instructors to our wellness team. The ideal applicant is passionate about helping others achieve a healthy lifestyle. Certification and previous experience is preferred but not required.

Position Summary:

Instructs group classes, provides excellent service to members in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.

Essential Functions:

  1. Leads group classes, as directed by the supervisor, to accomplish the YMCA mission and goals.
  2. Conducts energizing, fun, safe, and educational classes.
  3. Records classes for Virtual Y as directed by supervisor.
  4. Builds effective relationships with members; helps members connect with each other and the YMCA.
  5. Maintains working knowledge of wellness and trends to provide effective information and support to members.
  6. Keeps accurate class attendance records.
  7. Follows YMCA policies and procedures; responds to emergency situations.

Be a part of something special! We’re looking for new team members to help keep our Y safe and beautiful. Our staff members get great benefits like a flexible schedule and a free membership. The Facilities Supervisor oversees Facilities Crew members, who are responsible for cleaning the facility and maintaining equipment. He or she will work with other staff to ensure smooth operation of the YMCA by providing quality member service through member, guest, and facility supervision.  Facilities Supervisors are responsible for the safety and wellness of all participants using the facility and grounds.  The right candidate must be available nights and weekends. To apply, complete our online application or email Austin at abirch@mattoonymca.org

Position Summary:

Cleans and sanitizes assigned areas, including such duties as mopping, dusting, and trash removal.  May complete duties related to window washing, meeting set up, and other related responsibilities.

Essential Functions:

  1. Completes all duties listed on the daily schedule and maintains upkeep of assigned area and equipment. Duties include, but are not limited to, mopping, sweeping, dusting, trash removal, washing windows and mirrors, vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms and locker rooms, cleaning equipment.
  2. Replaces soap, paper towels, toilet paper and other supplies.
  3. Operates related motorized and non-motorized equipment.
  4. Records and reports all needed repairs; repairs as directed.
  5. Ensures YMCA building and property is secure during shift and report incidents and hazardous conditions to supervisor.
  6. Assist members as needed
  7. Set up furniture for events as needed.

Qualifications:

  1. Six months or more of related experience preferred.
  2. Ability to read and interpret instructions, procedures, manuals, and other documents.
  3. Ability to report and record maintenance requests.
  4. Knowledge of cleaning methods and equipment.
  5. Basic understanding of the upkeep and care of equipment.
  6. Understanding of cleaning compounds and chemicals, and their safe, efficient use.

Physical Demands:

  1. Sufficient physical strength and agility to carry out essential duties.
  2. Ability to erect and stand on ladders and platforms at heights up to 30 feet.
  3. Ability to work with paint, cleaning equipment, chemical compounds, solvents, cleaners, and solutions in dry, liquid, powder, spray, and aerosol forms.
  4. Ability to paint, clean equipment, and operate motorized equipment as needed.
  5. Ability to work in conditions that will create dirt and dust.
  6. Ability to perform essential maintenance to facility or equipment which may involve, but not limited to the following activities: semi – reaching to full-reach overhead; crouching; kneeling; shoveling; carrying, working in narrow and/or confining spaces: underground, overhead, and at ground level; twisting of the waist, shoulders, and legs; and lying on stomach and/or back.

At the Y, we are passionate about youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We’re looking for Before & After School Staff to work with school-aged youth in Mattoon, Cumberland, and Neoga schools.  Our childcare staff is enthusiastic about youth development and provide a safe and fun environment for our participants. Staff also receive a free Y membership and the Y looks great on a resume! Hours are mornings and later afternoons. To apply, complete our application online and submit with your resume to kdevoss@mattoonymca.org.

Position Summary:

Provides direct supervision to a group of children in a before and after school program and days out program. Provides a quality experience to children and parents that focuses on the YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring.

Essential Functions:

      1. Supervises a group of children ensuring a safe and fun environment.
      2. Prepares and leads group activities, serves snack, and assists with homework.
      3. Plans and implements program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with YMCA core values.
      4. Attends staff meetings and trainings.
      5. Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies.
      6. Maintains positive relations and communication with youth, guardians, school personnel, supervisor, and staff.
      7. Enforces appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures.  Strives to provide for the safety of each child in his/her care.  Administers basic First Aid as needed.
      8. Applies appropriate behavior management techniques.
      9. Performs other duties for the betterment of the program as needed or directed.

Apply at https://mattoonymca.org/employment/

At the Y, we are passionate about youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We’re looking for Sports Officials at both our Mattoon and Toledo facilities. This is a great part-time opportunity for anyone who wants to be a great role model for youth. Officials are responsible for conducting both youth and adult sports in a safe and consistent manner. The Sports Official is responsible for the health, safety, and welfare of each participant enrolled in the program. Must demonstrate leadership, show active participation and enthusiasm on the court or field in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Mattoon Area Family YMCA. Sports may include: Indoor and Outdoor Soccer, Basketball, and Volleyball. Position would require some evenings and weekends. To apply, complete our application online and submit with your resume to Alex at acarie@mattoonymca.org.

Apply at https://mattoonymca.org/employment/

At the Y, we are passionate about youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We’re looking for Swim Lesson Instructors! No experience is necessary- just a passion for teaching children and creating a safe environment in the pool. We’ll teach you the rest! The right candidate will have evening and Saturday morning availability. To apply, complete our online application, and email it to asears@mattoonymca.org or call AJ at (217) 234-9494 for more information.

Apply at https://mattoonymca.org/employment/