YMCA
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www.ymca.net Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Love the atmosphere and environment of the YMCA!

Assistant Event Planner and Youth Coordinator (Former Employee)
Middletown, NY (US)

I worked at YMCA part-time for more than 5 years

ProsPeople and events, interactions with upper management and also the members relationship with staff and vice versa is always positive.

ConsNot always given the credit for what you have done.

Advice to Senior ManagementVery willing to listen.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Fun Exciting Atmosphere and Great People!

Summer Camp Counselor (Former Employee)
Mill Creek, WA (US)

I worked at YMCA part-time for more than a year


Pros: Working with children is extremely rewarding and presents unique experiences and challenges every day. They do a great job of… Cons: The YMCA does not have the funding that many other organizations have for summer camp due to their dedication to including children from all types… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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It was overall an enjoyable experience

YMCA Lifeguard (Former Employee)
Des Plaines, IL (US)

I worked at YMCA part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Great Co-workers, patrons where great and always nice to talk… Cons: Repeated days with hours on end of not having a break for more than 5 or 10 min a… Advice to Senior Management: Hire more lifeguards, one guard up for more than an hour is Un-safe for the people in the water. People are not robots and… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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