YMCA

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Great job through high school

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Former Employee - Lifeguard in Encinitas, CA
Former Employee - Lifeguard in Encinitas, CA

I worked at YMCA part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Good training, good management, flexible hours

Cons

Boring work, management is very old school

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more innovative

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Awesome

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    Current Employee - Program Instructor in Fishers, IN
    Current Employee - Program Instructor in Fishers, IN

    I have been working at YMCA part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great place for stay at home mom or dad to work as well as students in High School or College

    Cons

    I have no cons to report

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    It's all about management

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sumter, SC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sumter, SC

    I worked at YMCA part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Free membership (but only for yourself--if you want a spouse or kids on your membership, you have to pay the monthly difference). You also have to pay for your locker every month.

    Cons

    Terrible pay (minimum wage). No benefits. Stingy about breaks. We were actually told that under SC law, they are not required to give us breaks "but take one if you need one...just keep it short." Managers have very little experience or interpersonal skills. You get the sense that management doesn't care about anyone who works there.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit talking about how "Christian" you are and throwing Bible verses around, if you're going to treat employees this way and pay them this badly.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
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