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Pool Staff

Dive into a pool staff role at the Y and provide our members with a safe and fun aquatic environment. Here, you can share your passion for health, teamwork and sportsmanship with people of all ages and diverse backgrounds. Want to teach our members how to swim, help save lives and promote pool safety as a lifeguard, motivate athletes as a coach or design aquatics programming for your community as a leader? The YMCA of the Triangle has a job for you!

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Develop Skills for Life

  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Initiative
  • Adaptability
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What's Your Y?

  • Supportive teamwork with great colleagues
  • Fun and interesting full- and part-time work in a safe, clean environment
  • Learning and career growth opportunities at all levels of employment
  • Mentoring from leaders who care about your personal and professional development

Key Roles

  • Aquatics Coordinator
  • Aquatics Director
  • Certification Instructor
  • Lifeguard
  • Slide Attendant
  • Swim Instructor

The Y is a big organization, but it feels like a small organization in terms of community.

– Kyle, Lifeguard

The Y helped me form my sense of community after moving from a different area–I found my people working here!

– Emma, Aquatics Desk Attendant

I get to nurture and give back to youth, which is a very rewarding job at the end of the day.

– Jonathan, Aquatics Director