Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job — you’ll enjoy the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.


The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities by connecting all people to their potential, purpose and each other.

Working locally, we focus on empowering young people, improving health and well-being, and inspiring action in and across communities. By bringing together people from different backgrounds, perspectives and generations, we ensure that we all have access to the opportunities, relationships and resources necessary to learn, grow and thrive.


The Y is made up of people of all ages from every walk of life working side by side to strengthen communities. Together, we work to ensure that everyone, regardless of ability, age, cultural background, ethnicity, faith, gender, gender identity, ideology, income, national origin, race, or sexual orientation has the opportunity to reach their full potential with dignity.

Our core values are caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility—they guide everything we do.

The Y is an equal opportunity employer.






Job Description

Lifeguards at the New Rochelle YMCA represent our commitment to ensuring the safety of our members and guests. Under the guidance of our Program Director, a lifeguard is responsible for recognizing hazardous situations, preventing member/guest injuries, conducting pool rescues, and providing care both in and out of the aquatics center. As a lifeguard, you must to be ready to respond to any number of situations in and out of the water at a moment’s notice. Prospective lifeguards should be capable swimmers and certified to conduct rescues and to provide care by an accredited agency.


  • Current lifeguard certification through the American Red Cross, YMCA or other accredited agency (within 2 years).
  • Current CPR/AED certification (within 1 year).
  • Age 16 and above.
  • Capable of swimming 300 yards continuously.
  • Capable of lifting 100 lbs.

Essential Functions

  • Conduct surveillance of the pool, pool deck, and surrounding area, making sure to check all areas for potential hazards or patrons who need assistance.
  • Coordinate response to situations including active/passive drownings and patron injuries/illnesses.
  • Monitor pool deck for potentially hazardous conditions, including testing pool chemical balance, weather conditions and deck obstructions.
  • Enforce pool rules and regulations to ensure patron safety.
  • Provide care including first aid for patrons who need assistance.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


Shifts Available

Monday - Friday
5:30AM to 9:30PM

6:00PM to 6:30PM

8:00AM to 3:30PM

How to Apply

Leave a copy of your resume at the front desk or contact Delvyne Santiago, Aquatics Manager, at

Maintenance Staff


The YMCA is seeking a caring and dedicated staff member to help maintain and support our staff in the maintenance division. Maintenance staff ensure everyone can enjoy the Y in a safe and clean manner and that the facility is in shape to provide the quality programming we are known for.


  • Keep facilities clean and orderly by performing any combination of the following duties: sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, vacuuming hallways, stairs, and other open spaces, laundry duties, as well as stripping and waxing as needed.
  • Inspect assigned rooms and restrooms on a daily basis and clean as required.
  • Request supplies/materials as needed.
  • Cooperate with building supervisor and other staff.
  • Review cleaning schedule; follow through on daily projects as identified by supervisor.
  • Inform supervisor of all cleaning and facility needs, including problems and concerns affecting total operation.
  • Follow standards of Department of Health, ACS/ASD, ACA, Occupational Safety & Health Administration, NY Fire Department and the YMCA.
  • Actively participate in all training sessions, designated meetings and special events.

Qualifications and Skills

  • 3 years of experience in related field; two years of experience in maintenance and/or housekeeping duties.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of materials, chemicals, cleaning fluids and their uses, everyday cleaning schedules and building maintenance.

How to Apply

Leave a copy of your resume at the front desk or contact Dafne Ginn, Membership, Operations, and Community Outreach Manager at