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The YMCA of Greater Des Moines is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community.

With a commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive. The Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change.

Though the world may be unpredictable, one thing remains certain – the Y is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, secure and connected children, families and communities.


When you join the Y, you join a community of caring adults and families working together to make central Iowa healthy and strong. You may come looking for a facility, classes or better health, but you will also find new friendships and a sense of belonging, support for your healthy lifestyle and family and a feeling that you are part of something bigger.

Career Opportunities

The Y is a mission-centered, cause-driven organization dedicated to the people in each of the communities we serve. Thank you for taking the time today to learn about the Y and the opportunities we offer. The Y positively impacts lives everyday – maybe today is the day you join the cause and start making a difference too.

Full-Time, Part-Time and Seasonal Employment Opportunities, Internship Opportunities, and Volunteer Opportunities may include opportunities in the some of the following areas:

  • Administration
  • Administrative Support
  • Child Care
  • Aquatics
  • Welcome Center
  • Day Camp and Resident Camp
  • Preschool
  • Health/wellness
  • Youth Sports
  • Medical Programming
  • Leadership

Interested in making the Y's cause your cause? View our current opportunities and begin your journey today.