YMCA Reviews | Glassdoor

YMCA Reviews

Updated August 17, 2017
5,038 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

5,038 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • It is a non-profit so the advantages that you would have with a cooperation you do not have with a YMCA (in 219 reviews)

  • I was only part-time for a few months (in 214 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Tennis Coach - Maryland Farms YMCA"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at YMCA full-time

    Pros

    Work with nice people, good benefits, 401k

    Cons

    Faith based organization, required attendance of at least one company meeting per year where the faith based mission was promoted, including prayer.

    Advice to Management

    Well run company, staff seemed mostly happy


  2. "Great place"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Great start to a great career

    Cons

    Hours can be hard to get used to

  3. "Sports Official"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Great part-time job for a student. The YMCA treats its employees well.

    Cons

    Dealing with rude and obnoxious spectators.


  4. "School Age Car Assistant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Great experience working with children at a community based organization.

    Cons

    Little room for improvement without a college degree.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure staff is communicate with well.


  5. "Group Instructor"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clearwater, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clearwater, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    The Pros are the Excellent Management

    Cons

    The Cons are not existing


  6. "Camp Counselor"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    I loved working for the YMCA! The management was extremely helpful and easy to talk to. I think i grew a lot as a person working there!

    Cons

    More potential to grow


  7. "YMCA of Greater NY"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at YMCA part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It's community based and there are many opportunities that arise within the company

    Cons

    Sometimes the members can be difficult to handle

  8. "After-School Program"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at YMCA part-time

    Pros

    Energizing, great community of people/children

    Cons

    Disorganized, lack of communication, staffing issues


  9. "Member Services Representative"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Member Service Representative in Indiana, PA
    Current Employee - Member Service Representative in Indiana, PA

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

    Pros

    Laid back environment, fun times

    Cons

    i am writing words here


  10. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    the kids, making lesson plans

    Cons

    how strict it is with rules


Showing 5,038 of 5,221 reviews
Reset Filters