Employment

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 a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.

The Greater Peoria Family YMCA invites community members to apply for numerous job opportunities! We hire for membership desk, childcare, administrative opportunities, and more.

Employment Application 2017

If you are interested in employment at the Greater Peoria Family YMCA, we encourage you to complete the application above and return it (and your resume if appropriate) to the Human Resources Department.

You may drop your application with our Member Services desk at the Y, email your application to hr@peoriaymca.org

Or mail it to: Greater Peoria Family YMCA, Attn: Human Resources, 7000 N. Fleming Lane, Peoria, Illinois 61604


Maintenance Assistant

Under the guidance of the Director of Property and Grounds, the Maintenance Assistant is responsible for any grounds keeping, general housekeeping duties or repairs as assigned by the Director of Property and Grounds. In the absences of the Director of Property and Grounds, the maintenance assistant is expected to react to facility incidents requiring immediate resolution.

We are currently accepting applications through October 26, 2017 for a full-time Maintenance Assistant to start immediately.  Hours are Monday through Friday 7:30 AM to 04:00 PM.

Click here for a full job description.


CATCH Assistant

Provides operational, supervisory, instructional and administrative support to the Senior Program Director for all CATCH Programming. CATCH stands for Coordinated Approach to Child Health. By uniting multiple players in a child’s life to create a community of health, CATCH is proven to prevent childhood obesity.

The CATCH Assistant will assist in establishing new CATCH sites, conduct assessments and provide analytical support. Ensures all participants are afforded a quality experience and programs reflect the YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring. Hours vary Monday through Saturday, approximately 12-15 hours per week.

To apply, complete the Employment Application (above) and submit your resume to hr@peoriaymca.org

Click here for a full job description.


YMCA Food Program Openings

The Peoria YMCA’s food program will serve snacks and meals to hundreds of kids over the next year. In 2011, Walmart and the Y teamed up to make a big impact. Since then, hundreds of local Ys now provide food for after school and summer programs. Last year alone, the Y served more than 13 million meals and snacks to almost 500,000 youth. Our philosophy is to nourish minds, bodies and spirits. With healthy food and fun activities, the Y Food Program offers a safe place where kids can try new things, make new friends and be a part of something great. The Peoria YMCA has the following positions open in this program:

Food Service Coordinator

The Food Service Coordinator shall be responsible for coordinating HEPA food implementation and delivery to school age sites and overall food organization in the community at East Bluff Community Center (with Boys and Girls Club of Peoria) and Proctor Center (Peoria Park District) to provide food preparation for the School Age meals. Special emphasis will be on data collection and data management and well as program delivery.

To apply, complete the Employment Application (above) and submit your resume to hr@peoriaymca.org

Click here for a full job description for the Food Service Coordinator role.

Food Service Assistant

The Food Program Assistant shall be responsible for coordinating physical and nutrition implementation and delivery to school age sites; plus overall food organization in the community at East Bluff Community Center (with Boys and Girls Club of Peoria) and Proctor Center (Peoria Park District) to provide food preparation for the School Age meals. Special emphasis will be on data collection and data management and well as program delivery.

To apply, complete the Employment Application (above) and submit your resume to hr@peoriaymca.org

Click here for a full job description for the Food Service Assistant role.


Membership Services Staff

This role will be the “face” of the Peoria YMCA by providing high quality customer service for members and guests of the YMCA.  The perfect addition to our Member Engagement Team will:

  • Be upbeat, mature and responsible candidates to work our membership desk evenings and weekends.
  • Have excellent customer service, have basic computer skills, and be a fast learner, able to learn on-the-job.
  • Maintain a positive and organized work environment contributing to a friendly and inviting atmosphere both emotionally and physically.
  • Have a great phone manner, answering in a positive and courteous manner, handling questions as appropriate, referring calls to other staff members and taking accurate and complete information for messages when necessary.
  • Greet members and guests enthusiastically when they arrive using the established check-in practice to provide access to the YMCA facilities.
  • Encourage YMCA membership purchase and use.
  • Handle customer concerns and complaints diplomatically within established guidelines and procedures.
  • Work within the established record-keeping system to provide accurate information as payments are received for programs, classes and memberships.
  • Assist in clerical and detail-oriented work such as mailings and return calls as work flow and work demands allow.

 

 

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