YMCA of Greater Des Moines Mission:
To put Christian principles into practice through programs
that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Welcome to the YMCA of Greater Des Moines Online Employment Center!

We are happy to see that you are looking into a position with our Association and want to encourage you to review our current openings as you search for your new career path.
Grow, Thrive, Lead and Belong with a Career at the Y

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. In more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members-of all ages and from diverse back­grounds and life experiences-enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation's health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors. To learn more, check out our Position Openings by clicking the button that says "Job Opportunities - Apply Here".
Give Back and Support Others as a Volunteer at the Y

Across the United States, more than 500,000 business leaders, community advocates, parents, teens and individuals who want to give back and support their neighbors volunteer at the Y. That's because in 10,000 neighborhoods nationwide we have the presence and partnerships to not just promise, but deliver positive, personal and social change. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.

  • Volunteers of the Y:
  • Lead our Boards of Directors and committees
  • Raise funds to ensure the Y is accessible to all members of the community
  • Coach our sports teams
  • Motivate and support youth in building the character strengths, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health, smart life choices, and the pursuit of higher education and goals
  • Extend a hand to help adults who want to do more, be more or live healthier
  • Participate in opportunities to give back and support neighbors
To learn more, check out our Volunteer Opportunities by clicking the button that says "Volunteer at the 'Y'".
Are you a former employee interested in working for the Y again?

To reapply to the YMCA of Greater Des Moines
  1. Click on the button that says "Previous Employees Re-Apply"
  2. Click on a location that you are interested in
  3. You will see a list of positions that are available, click on the job
  4. You will be shown the job description along with buttons that say "Previous Employees of the Greater Des Moines YMCA Click Here to Re-Apply" click one of the buttons
  5. At this point you will be asked for the UserID of the application that you were hired for previously along with the password you previously used. Enter this information on the page. If you do not know these items you can
    1. Click the link for help and enter the email address that was used on the previosu application (if an email address was entered). An email will be sent with the information.
    2. Otherwise you can contact Technical Support
  6. The application will be displayed with most of your information already filled in. Please answer any questions that are not answered and make any changes to the application.