Employment Opportunities

Working at the Muscatine Community YMCA is more than just a job – it’s an opportunity to work in a supportive team environment within an organization that works toward building a better, stronger community. Each position within the Y incorporates our four core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect & Responsibility. You can work with these values and help to instill them throughout our programs.

All of this can be found at the Muscatine Community YMCA. We carefully select our staff members for their interests, experiences, and enthusiasm. The Y realizes that our mission is achieved one person at a time – and carried out in the hearts and hands of our caring and skillful staff members.

The Muscatine Community YMCA also may have part-time career opportunities in a variety of areas including clerical, child care, swim instruction & lifeguarding, fitness attendants, fitness instructors, cleaning, and more.

If you would like to apply for a position with the Muscatine Community YMCA, you may double click here on our Employment Application form to print it out and complete it prior to stopping in. 


Family Program Services is Hiring

Family Program Services is Hiring:  Please send application addressed to Diana Broderson.

Childcare Providers:

FPS is hiring part-time Childcare Providers for both mornings, (Monday – Friday) and evenings, (Monday – Thursday)
Must be 17 years or older.


Character Department is Hiring:  Please send application addressed to Amy Hessel

Gymnastics Instructor (Friday mornings only!)

Must be 16 years and older.  Please submit an application to Member Services “attention Amy” or for more information please contact Amy Hessel at [email protected], or 563-263-9996.

Kids’ Club Staff

After School Staff (15-18 hrs a week)
Summer Staff (25-32 hrs a week)

Must be 18 years or older.  Leading youth in STEM, Wellness, and Art. Mentoring youth in building empathy, building relationships, learning responsibility, managing emotions, and personal development… all this in a fast moving fun environment!


Health Promotion Services:  Please send application addressed to Mel Steckel

Building Supervisor/Subs  

Must be able to provide great member service while supervising the facility and activities; ensure safety of Y facility; respond to emergencies including first aid provision.  Must be 18 years old and out of high school.  Ability to obtain & maintain CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer/Health Care Provider and First Aid Certifications.  Hiring for 3-6 pm,  6-9/10 pm, and weekend shifts.  Must be willing to substitute for others.  Please submit an application to Member Services “attention Mel” or for more information please contact Mel Steckel, at [email protected] or 563-263-9996.

Fitness Instructors (Fitness/Indoor Cycling Instructors)

Must be 18 years and older. Previous experience/education/certifications required. Must have long-time participation and history with fitness class format.  Please submit an application to Member Services “attention Mel” or for more information please contact Mel Steckel, at [email protected] or 563-263-9996.


Aquatics Department is Hiring:  Please send application addressed to Jocelyn Paxton

Lifeguards for all shifts on the weekdays, evenings, and weekends.  Certification required.  Lifeguard courses will be offered in March and April 2019.  Please call the Y for more information.  Please submit an application to Member Services “attention Jocelyn” or for more information please contact Jocelyn Paxton at [email protected], or 563-263-9