Now Hiring for Summer


About Us

The Gaston County Family YMCA has four locations throughout the county. We are a cause driven organization working to strengthen community, and we live our cause every day through our commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Why we need You

The Y is dedicated to serving people through programs that build a healthy mind, body and spirit. We are looking for caring, honest, responsible and respectful employees to help us provide a fun, engaging and enriching atmosphere where all people are welcome.

If you are driven to help make a positive impact on the youth of our community, then we want you to join our team! Below you will find a list of open positions, along with a link to indicate your branch preference and position of interest. Once a director has had an opportunity to review your Interest Form, he or she will be in touch to move you into the next phase of the hiring process.

Open Positions

  • Summer Camp Counselors
    • Traditional Day Camp Counselors
    • Traditional Camp Activity Specialists
    • Specialty Camp Counselors
    • Preschool and KinderCamp Counselors
    • Sports Camp Counselors
  • Summer Camp Leadership Staff
    • Traditional Camp Coordinators
    • Specialty Camp Coordinators
    • Preschool Camp Coordinators
    • Day Camp Office Managers
  • Bus Drivers
    • Mini Bus Drivers
    • CDL Bus Drivers
  • Lifeguards
    • Indoor and Outdoor Pool Guards
    • Waterfront Guards

What you can expect when you join our team

  • A positive and welcoming environment with great people.
  • A team-oriented and supportive atmosphere.
  • A free Y membership with access to hundreds of group exercise classes, including Barre, Boot Camp, Cycling, Zumba, Yoga and more.
  • Staff wellness and team building activities.
  • A flexible schedule.
  • Paid staff development and leadership training.


Does this sound like you?

If so, please fill out our Interest Form to begin the process.