YMCA
3.5 of 5 1,064 reviews
www.ymca.net Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Great experience

Camp Counselor (Former Employee)
Limerick, PA (US)

I worked at YMCA as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsThe managers were very welcoming and excited to have new people. They also seem to really love their jobs. The customers are very pleasant, all families, and the facilities are beautiful. You also get a free membership during your employment and a discount membership for your family members.

ConsIn the child care dept, the parent is always right....which can be frustrating when dealing with a difficult child.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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The YMCA staff are like a tightly knit family, and promote self growth in a warm community.

Membership Associate (Former Employee)
Scottsdale, AZ (US)

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


Pros: Closely knit staff Executive staff members easily reached Comfortable, flexible environment Fantastic location… Cons: Not a lot of room for growth Difficult to switch to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Good while it lasted!

Associate Teacher (Former Employee)
Bothell, WA (US)

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


Pros: --close-knit group of staff in school-aged programs --lots of opportunities to… Cons: --low hourly wage for being a college graduate Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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