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YMCA Reviews

Updated March 24, 2017
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  1. "Yplay attendant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Has a great work environment that is team based.

    Cons

    Supervisors at times did not handle ethical dilemmas correctly


  2. "YMCA"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    positive work environment. provides the ability to make a difference in others lives.

    Cons

    duties and time commitment are more than they should be for amount of pay recieved


  3. "CMA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at YMCA full-time

    Pros

    Christian environment, good place to work.

    Cons

    I don't have any cons for this company.


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  5. "Average"

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    Current Employee - Front Desk in San Mar, MD
    Current Employee - Front Desk in San Mar, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You do it for the kids, great people

    Cons

    Work hard with no room to make more $

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  6. "Counselor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Fun, caring, nice, positive, friendly

    Cons

    late nights, weather, muddy, crazy


  7. "Lifeguard"

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    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Monett, MO
    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Monett, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Awesome boss
    Flexible schedule
    Free gym membership
    Easiest job ever
    Feels like a family regardless of what section you're working in

    Cons

    Boring
    Minimum wage kind of sucks
    The top boss of the gym is rude
    Not very many opportunities to move up
    No raise

    Advice to Management

    Keep on keepin on; you guys rock


  8. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Happy employees
    Meaningful work
    Relaxed work pace

    Cons

    Unclear path for growth and promotion


  9. "Great job in the community"

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    Current Employee - Dance Teacher in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Dance Teacher in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people and great facility.

    Cons

    Parking at peak times can get a bit crazy


  10. "Fun atmosphere"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Good hours, exercise on breaks.

    Cons

    Chlorine is smelly and ruins your hair.


  11. "counselor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    amazing staff and upper management

    Cons

    there are no downsides at camp



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