YMCA Branch Name

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development


You will have the opportunity to put your imagination and creativity to work in an environment built around teamwork and community. Each one of us has been given specific talents to utilize in a special way. The Y is guided daily by the core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility; our staff creates an environment where everyone aspires to be their best. The Kearney Family YMCA meets the needs of those desiring full or part-time work. Our hours include morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend shifts. Applications are available at the YMCA Service desk or from the following link: Download Employment Application.  Join our team and be a difference maker!


The Kearney Y has employment opportunities in the following areas: child care, clerical, aquatics, health and wellness, sports both adult and youth.  The following positions are available.


  • Part time 
  • 8 to 12 hours a week
  • 2 to 3 evenings a week
  • 6pm - 10pm

Contact Duane Klabunde at 308.237.9622 or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information

Aquatic Positions Available

Now hiring enthusiastic Aqua Fitness Instructors! Aqua Fitness Instructors must be 18 years old or older. For additional Information please contact Collette Buskirk the Aquatics Manager at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Volunteer Opportunities also available.

• Aqua Group Fitness Instructor Job Description

Download our Application and Apply Today!



Do you enjoy watching kids, playing games, and keeping things fun? The Child Watch Attendant position is for you! The Child Watch Attendant supervises children playing in the YMCA Child Watch Area (ages 6 weeks to 6 years). This position is responsible for providing safe and enjoyable childcare for members and their children. Attendants must maintain visual and auditory supervision at all times. He/She must be responsible for the safety and well being of each child under their supervision and maintain a creative and playful atmosphere for all participant. Please pick up an application at the front desk of the Kearney YMCA Front Desk or download the application off of our website.

Pre-School Teachers

Part-time Preschool teacher for 3 & 4 year olds, Monday thru Thursday morning starting in August.  Must have Early Childhood Degree or related area. Applications available at the YMCA Service desk or on-line. Join our team and be a difference maker.

The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.