Employment

Be a part of something great

Imagine going to work each day knowing that what you do has a positive influence on the lives of every person who walks through our doors. At the Y of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy, you’ll put your experiences, abilities, creativity and energy to work, discovering new talents within yourself and bringing out the best in others.  

Our organization is committed to welcoming everyone and encouraging all to reach their fullest potential. We offer both full-time and part-time positions in a variety of areas. Current opportunities include:

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Metuchen Branch YMCA 65 High Street, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Ballet Instructor

    Qualifications: 

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about being a mentor for children
    • Prior experience teaching beginning ballet
    • Ability

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Tuesdays 4:45pm-5:40pm and substitute teach when    hours are available.

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Multi Sports Instructor

    Qualifications:

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about working with young children.  
    • Minimum of HS diploma
    • Experience teaching the fundamentals of particular sports to beginners
    • Plan, organize and conduct sport classes

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Tuesdays (4:00pm-6:30pm) Saturdays (8:30am-12pm)

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Multi Sports Instructor

    Qualifications:

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about working with young children.  
    • Minimum of HS diploma
    • Experience teaching the fundamentals of particular sports to beginners
    • Plan, organize and conduct sport classes

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Tuesdays (4:00pm-6:30pm) Saturdays (8:30am-12pm)

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk 

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Track and Field Instructors

    Qualifications:

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about working with young children.  
    • Minimum of HS diploma.
    • Experience in instructing and coaching the fundamentals of Track and Field to beginners using a non-competitive approach.

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Saturday,  9am - 11am

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Full Time Positions
  • Senior Wellness Director
     

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • BS/BA degree in related field is preferred or equivalent education and work experience in related field
    • Current CPR, AED, O2, First Aid required
    • Program Management experience
    • Budget development and management experience
    • Previous supervisory experience with the ability to meet deadline
    • Ability to interact with a diverse populations
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Proficient in Microsoft office software and ability to quickly learn and use other software products utilized by the Association.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

     

    • Plan, organize and give direction to all areas and events assigned to the Wellness and Fitness departments in order to meet the needs of the community and Association.
    • Act as a resource to Wellness Directors as well as Program Directors in all areas of wellness association wide (ie:Youth Sports Director to ensure all wellness best practices and protocols are being managed properly).
    • Recruit, hires, trains, schedules and develops staff to fill the needs of the Wellness and Fitness areas.
    • Establish classes, programs, activities within the needs of the Association and community and ensure all offerings are shared and made aware of association wide through the Quality Teams.
    • Develop and manage the budget for all areas of responsibility in conjunction with the Director of Operations.
    • Using current data, assess the program and department impact for effectiveness, ensuring proper program offerings and that there is an extensive variety of programs and time offerings.
    • Responsible for program areas being used ensuring they are safe, maintained and suits the needs of the program
    • Work closely with branch staff team to coordinate facility usage.
    • Administrative functions, including but not limited to:payroll, hiring packets, incident reports, brochure preparation, department and branch communications.
    • Engage as an active participant and leader in YMCA staff teams as assigned.
    • Lend support to all YMCA events (5K Walk, Halloween event, Healthy Kids Day, LiveSTRONG day) Will lend direct guidance and support to the Wellness / LiveStrong Quality Team needed.
    • Maintain an exceptionally clean and safe Wellness center, ensuring the environment is safe and that all OSHA regulations, best practices and internal practices are being met.Equipment is maintained and kept in excellent working order utilizing a preventative maintenance schedule limiting equipment down time.Welcome desk is professional and kept in an orderly manor.
    • Keep current with CPR/AED, First-Aid, personal training and group ex staff certifications.
    • Regularly evaluate all program areas for damaged or broken equipment, maintain and schedule repairs needed in a timely fashion.
    • All other duties as assigned.
    • Conduct a monthly departmental staff meeting, conduct staff trainings applicable to Wellness as well as trainings that include emergency drills.
    • Complete all administrative functions in a timely, accurate manner; including but not limited to: staff paperwork, accident/incident reports, staff meeting notes, processing of ADP payroll, accurate and up-to-date records of all current CPR/AED, First-Aid, personal training and group-ex staff certifications.
    • Emulate the four core values to members and staff on a daily basis.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Edison Branch YMCA 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ, 08820
Seasonal
  • Oakcrest Family Swim Club Pool Manager

    Qualifications:

    • Must have current Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid Certification
    • Must have Current CPO license
    • Prior pool management experience
    • Organizational skills, energetic, enthusiastic
    • Willing to be outdoors for prolonged periods

    Responsibilities include:

    • Hiring, scheduling and maintaining lifeguards
    • Completing pool testing logs
    • Maintaining a clean pool deck, locker rooms, and bathrooms
    • Booking and organizing rentals
    • Membership registration
    • Meeting all health department requirements
    • Being in guard rotation when necessary

    Status: full time, seasonal (35-40 hours per week)

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Member Services Desk at the Edison Branch.

    Contact Person: Cindy O'Neill 

    Email: Cindy.Oneill@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-494-3232 X 3510

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Supervisor

    Qualifications:

    • Previous experience in a school age environment
    • Previous staff supervision experience
    • Ability to work afternoons and early evenings
    • Ability to be a positive role model for children ages 5-12
    • Creative, organized, enthusiastic, energetic
    • Prefer candidate with AA or some college studies in the area of education or child development.

    Status: part-time, permanent (15-20 hours per week)

    Hours: 2:30/3:00 – 6:30 P.M. as well as school holidays

    How to Apply:  E-mail, call or complete application at the Member Services Desk at the Edison Branch.

    Contact person: Wayne Blum

    Email: wayne.blum@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-494-3232 X 3516

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Youth Enrichment Specialty Instructor

    Seeking an entrepreneurial minded instructor to facilitate the My Own Business Challenge curriculum. Students will learn how to create and deliver an e-commerce based business. Guided lesson plan will be provided along with on-going training from the Youthful Savings team (creators of the curriculum).

    Qualifications:

    • Enjoys working with children
    • Able to follow a curriculum
    • Comfortable with using Chromebooks
    • Able to lead the class
    • Background in e-commerce preferred

    Status: Part Time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours 6:15-7:15pm Wednesdays and one Saturday (day time hours) at the end of the session

    How To Apply: Email, call or stop by the Edison YMCA Welcome Center to fill out an application

    Contact Person: Wayne Blum

    Email: Wayne.Blum@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-593-5956

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

South Amboy Branch YMCA 200 John T. O’Leary Blvd., South Amboy, NJ, 08879
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Swim Team Coach
    • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
    • Must have current Red Cross lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED.
    • Coach’s safety training and YMCA competitive swimming training will be required.
    • Proven ability to coach and mentor all levels and skill sets
    • Ability to ensure all participants have an opportunity to do their personal bests and thrive in a positive environment.
    • Must have the knowledge of required for coaching youth in competitive swimming.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

     

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Edgar Child Care Center 150 Lake Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Teacher – Infant/Toddler

    Qualifications:           

    • HS Diploma or GED
    • Some college preferred
    • Early Childhood Education a plus!
    • Positive role model for children infant through PreK
    • Ability to work as part of a team
    • Dependable, reliable, motivated

     Status:                          part-time, non-exempt

     Hours:                           morning and/or afternoon hours

     How to Apply:              email or call

     Contact person:          Angelique Nabi

     E-Mail:                        Angelique.nabi@ymcaofmewsa.org

     Phone:                      732-632-8633

     Applications are also available at the Edgar Child Care Center, 150 Lake Ave., Metuchen

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Centenary Child Care Center 200 Hillside Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Kindergarten Teacher

    Qualifications: BA Elementary School Education Degree
    Certified Kindergarten Teacher or P-3 Certification,
    Knowledge of Common Core Standards of NJ
    Excellent communication skills
    Ability to be a positive role model for children
    Ability to build relations
    Must be enthusiastic and have a positive attitude
    Previous experience preferred

    Status:                Part-time hourly 34 hours

    How to Apply:    email, call (732-548-5468)

    Contact person: Melinda Wilson, Center Director

    E-Mail:              melinda.wilson@ymcaofmewsa.org

                                 fax: 732-548-3490

     Phone:              732-548-5468

    Applications are also available at the Centenary Child Care Center, 200 Hillside Ave., Metuchen, NJ 

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Oakcrest Camp and Swim Club (Seasonal) 400 Inman Avenue, Edison, NJ, 08820
Seasonal
  • Seasonal Pool Manager

    Qualifications:

    • Must have current Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid Certification
    • Must have Current CPO license
    • Prior pool management experience
    • Organizational skills, energetic, enthusiastic
    • Willing to be outdoors for prolonged periods

    Responsibilities include:

    • Hiring, scheduling and maintaining lifeguards
    • Completing pool testing logs
    • Maintaining a clean pool deck, locker rooms, and bathrooms
    • Booking and organizing rentals
    • Membership registration
    • Meeting all health department requirements
    • Being in guard rotation when necessary

    Status: full time, seasonal (35-40 hours per week)

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Member Services Desk at the Edison Branch.

    Contact Person: Cindy O'Neill

    Email: Cindy.Oneill@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-494-3232 X 3510

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Ken Shirk Child Care Center 445 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ, 08817
Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Assistant

    Qualifications

    • Minimum age 17
    • Enjoy working with children
    • Good role model, high integrity, and adaptable
    • Flexible schedule
    • Ability to work as part of team
    • Ability to take direction
    • Enthusiastic with positive attitude
    • Reliable
    • Good Communication skills

    Status: part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours: Afternoons, 3:30 – 6:30 PM, Monday-Friday plus school holidays

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Child Care Center

    Contact person: Joanne Matagrano

    Email:  joanne.matagrano@ymcaofmewsa.org   

    Phone: 732-287-1131

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • School Age Child Care Supervisor

    Qualifications:

    • AA or higher
    • Strong leadership Skills
    • Previous experience in a school age environment
    • Previous staff supervision experience
    • Ability to work afternoons and early evenings
    • Ability to be a positive role model for children ages 5-12
    • Creative, organized, enthusiastic, energetic

    Status: part-time, school-year, non-exempt       

    Hours: 3:00 – 6:30 p.m. as well as holidays

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Child Cre Center

    Contact person: Joanne Matagrano

    Email: Joanne.matagrano@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-287-1131

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Summer Camp and Pool Positions Metuchen,, Edison, Woodbridge, and South Amboy Area,
Seasonal
  • Assistant Camp Director
    • College Degree in a child related or managerial area or experience and education; Previous supervisory experience.
    • Previous Leadership experience in a camp environment or child serving environment.
    • Familiar with camp and/or childcare state regulations and safety measures and an ability to ensure they are followed.
    • Ability to make sound decisions and articulate directives.
    • Mature, positive, enthusiastic personality with a proven ability to work and lead large teams.
    • Ability to communicate to a diverse population.
    • Strong, proven background in child development, child care, community work, or youth serving areas.
    • Ability to build relationships with campers, families, staff, and supervisors.
    • Ability to give direction in a positive manner and act on the Camp Director's behalf in their absence .
    • Current First Aid and CPR certification.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Specialty Camp Counselor
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Must have experience and expertise in the specialty area of focus for camp.
    • Must have a positive attitude, enthusiasm and be able to work as part of a team.
    • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, childcare or related setting.
    • Must have excellent decision making skills, the ability to be a strong role model and an excellent communicator.
    • Be able to demonstrate skills in motivating others, games, athletics, crafts, songs, storytelling

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Summer Camp Counselor
    • Minimum of 18 years old.
    • Have excellent decision making skills.
    • Desire to be a strong role model.
    • Excellent communicator.
    • Must have a positive attitude.
    • Enthusiastic, energetic and the ability to work as part of a team.
    • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, child care or related setting.
    • Be able to demonstrate skills in motivating others, games, athletics, crafts, songs, storytelling.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Unit Leader
     
      • Should be at least 21 years of age
      • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, child care or related setting.
      • One year of experience in staff supervision and leadership.
      • Must have excellent decision making skills,  as well as the ability to be a strong role model and an excellent communicator.
      • Must have a positive attitude, enthusiasm and be able to work as part of a large team in a leadership role.
      • Must have a clear understanding and the ability to embrace the four core values of honesty, respect, caring and responsibility.
      • Must be able to demonstrate skills in motivation, storytelling, games, athletics, crafts & songs.
      • Must have current CPR and First Aid.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Woodbridge Child Care 400 Inman Avenue, Colonia, NJ, 07067
Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Counselors

    Qualifications:           

    • Ability to be a good role model
    • Enjoy working with school age children
    • Reliable, enthusiastic and a positive attitude
    • Some flexibility with schedule
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Ability to take direction and work as part of a team

    Status: part-time, non-exempt

    Contact person: Cindy Shields

    E-Mail: cindy.shields@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:  732-340-9622

    Applications are also available at the Woodbridge School Age Child Care Center, 400 Inman Ave., Colonia, NJ 

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • School Bus Driver (S&P Endorsement)

    Qualifications:

    • CDL license with S & P endorsements
    • Clean driving record
    • Ability to be flexible with work schedule
    • Ability to safety transport children from Y Child Care in Colonia to school and back. 

    Status: part-time hourly, permanent, non-exempt

    Hours: Hours vary throughout the day

    How to Apply: E-mail, fax, call or applications available at site

    Contact person: Cindy Shields

    Email: cindy.shields@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-340-9622

    Fax: 732-340-0123

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

South Amboy Branch YMCA 200 John T. O’Leary Blvd., South Amboy, NJ, 08879
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Swim Team Coach
    • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
    • Must have current Red Cross lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED.
    • Coach’s safety training and YMCA competitive swimming training will be required.
    • Proven ability to coach and mentor all levels and skill sets
    • Ability to ensure all participants have an opportunity to do their personal bests and thrive in a positive environment.
    • Must have the knowledge of required for coaching youth in competitive swimming.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

     

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

 

The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.