Job WebThe Ottumwa YMCA is an organization with incredible diversity of not only program opportunities but career opportunities. Here you will find a listing of all our currently open positions available for application. If you would like to be part of our dedicated team, simply review any of the open positions below and call for more information or apply in person at the Front Member Services desk at your Ottumwa YMCA.



  • Les Mills BODYPUMP Group Fitness Instructor-(Posted 10/16/2020)  The Ottumwa YMCA is seeking a part-time Les Mills Instructor to join our team!  We are looking for a motivated individual who can reflect our core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Individual must obtain Les Mills certification within 4 months of hiring and is responsible for maintaining certification for the duration of their time in our fitness roster.  Benefits include a free YMCA membership as well as discounts on YMCA programs.
    Please follow the link Group Fitness Instructor for full information regarding this opportunity.  Send resumes or questions to Amy Thompson, Fitness Director, at


  • Lifeguard and Swim Lesson Instructor – (Posted 10/13/2020)The Ottumwa YMCA is seeking a part-time Lifeguard and/or Swim Lesson Instructor to help with our summer programs. Current Lifeguard certification and experience preferred, but not necessary. Will provide training upon hire. Pick up an application at the Ottumwa YMCA. For more information contact Nicole Copple, Aquatics Coordinator at 641-684-6571 ext.16.


  • Discovery Lane Teachers Assistant – (Posted 10/13/2020) The Ottumwa YMCA  is currently looking for caring and dedicated staff to help in our Discovery Lane Early Childhood  program. The successful candidate will be self motivated, have a commitment to excellence and provide a high level of customer service. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a clean background. CPR, First Aid, Mandatory Reporting and Universal Precautions training’s are preferred but not required. Please apply in person at the Member Services desk in the Ottumwa YMCA. Contact Teresa for more information regarding this position at (641) 684-6571 ext.15.
  • Health & Wellness Director – (Posted 10/16/2020) The Ottumwa YMCA  is currently looking for highly engaged and dedicated part time director to Lead our Health & Wellness programming. The successful candidate will be highly organized, self motivated, have a commitment to excellence and provide a high level of customer service. The position will oversee our group fitness programming, specialty fitness classes, general fitness areas and equipment along with supervising it’s staff team. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a background in health and wellness programming or education is preferred. Experience with Les Mills group fitness programming is highly favorable. Apply in person at the Ottumwa YMCA or contact Garrett for more information regarding this position or send your resume to