Serving Richland, Pasco, Kennewick, and West Richland


Are you committed to teaching youth positive life skills, values, and an ethic of service? If you are, a career at the YMCA might be for you.

The YMCA is a great place to work. As a nonprofit, mission based organization, our work environment is built around teamwork, community, and our four core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. We are committed to providing our employees with the tools they need to succeed.

The YMCA offers both full-time and part-time career opportunities. If you live enthusiastically and care deeply about others, we’d like to hear from you!

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To apply for an Open Position with the YMCA:

  1. If applying for a part-time position, please print out and complete an employment application form.
  2. If applying for a full-time exempt position, please see corresponding information for each opening regarding resume requirements. An employment application is required along with your resume.
  3. Mail or bring completed to the YMCA offices:

    YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities
    1234 Columbia Park Trail
    Richland, WA 99352-4760

  4. Contact the YMCA if you need assistance with the application process.

Download Application

In order for your application to be considered, it must be completely filled out, signed, and dated. Please use N/A when a question is not applicable.
Thank you for interest in employment with the YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities.

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    Employment Application

youth development Director


Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Director of Youth Development has a primary impact in the overall success and effectiveness of the YMCA of Greater Tri-Cities School-Age Child Care (SACC) & Early Childhood Learning programs. In order to implement a high quality, developmentally appropriate child care program the Director of Youth Development will follow the rules put in place via the YMCA and Washington State guidelines.

The individual in this position is responsible for leading a team of four Program Directors supervising the overall operations management of 10+ Before & After School programs, two Early Childhood Learning Centers and four Summer Day Camp programs. 

Critical areas of expertise include: leading others and working in teams, highly organized multi-site management, delivering and managing robust programs, focusing on quality, proven results in growth in programs, successfully overseeing part-time and entry-level teams and interviewing, hiring and onboarding associates. 

Job Title: youth development Director

FLSA Type: Exempt
Job Closes: Open Until Filled
Salary: $60,000-$80,000 (Depending on Qualifications)

$1,500 Sign-on Incentive

Please complete and turn in an application and resume to be considered for this position.

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YMCA School-Age Child Care Positions


The School-Age Child Care (SACC) program provides elementary school children with a safe and fun place to be, before and after school. We operate in the Gyms and cafeterias of 12 Kennewick elementary schools.

On a typical week we provide care on M,T,TH,F from 6:30am-8:30am & 3:00pm-6:00pm and on Wednesdays from 6:30am-8:30am & 1:45pm-6:00pm. We also provide care on half days and no school days (excluding national holidays).

Job Title: School-Age Child Care Site Coordinator

Schedule: Split Shift M-F
Job Closes: Open Until Filled
Starting Salary: $17.00-20.00 per Hour (Depending on Qualifications)

$750 Sign-on Incentive

Please complete and turn in an application and resume to be considered for this position.

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Job Title: SACC Lead Staff

Schedule: Split Shift M-F
Job Closes: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: Minimum Wage - $15.50 per hour

$750 Sign-on Incentive

We are looking for applicants who are interested in being a sub/on-call for both of these positions as well.

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Early Childhood Learning Center Positions

Preschool Teacher

Principal activities: Assist in the supervision of programs for preschool children, provide assistance in planning and implementation of the daily program, assists in maintaining a clean, safe environment. Attends staff meeting and trainings as required. Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergency procedures.

Qualifications: Interest and ability to work with preschool children.

  • Must be 21 years of age or older, with ability to meet childcare licensing requirements and YMCA standards including:
  • Portable Background Check
  • First Aid/CPR
  • HIV/AID’s training
  • TB test
  • Washington Food handlers permit
  • STARS Basic training
  • College Credits preferred

For the Preschool Teacher position contact the YMCA Early Childhood Learning Center by emailing Tracie Wansor-Hawkins at tracie@ymcatricities.org or calling (509) 374-1908 ext.115.

Youth Sports Site Supervisor Position

Youth Sports Summary

Our YMCA offers youth sports for ages 3-10 in flag football, basketball, baseball and soccer.  Each of our leagues run for 7 weeks and play on weeknights and weekends at schools and parks.  Over 3,300 youth learn skills and develop character and sportsmanship in our youth sports leagues.  Y Sports give youth a great opportunity to grow, develop, make friends, and have fun.

Job Title: Youth Sports Site Supervisor

Schedule:  Part-Time; Days and hours vary for each sport (Seasonal)
Job Closes: Open Until Filled
Starting Salary: Minimum Wage

General Function

To set up and maintain the fields and gym facilities in accordance with facility guidelines and supervise the youth sports activity within YMCA guidelines.


  • Specific knowledge of game rules and sports activity set forth by The YMCA
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Ability to transport sports gear to and from fields
  • Interest in and desire to work with volunteers and youth
  • Possesses good communication skills
  • Ability to perform physical activities
  • Be able to lift 40 lbs
  • Be able to stand up to 95% of the day

Please complete and turn in an application to be considered for this position.

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Richland YMCA

(509) 374-1908
1234 Columbia Park Trail

Office Hours:
M-F 9AM-12PM & 1PM-5PM

Kennewick YMCA

(509) 374-1908
741 S. Dayton Street

Preschool Hours:

Pasco YMCA

(509) 374-1908 ext 120
205 S. Wehe

Summer Facility Hours:
M-F | 2pm-6pm

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