YMCA Mission:

  • To put Christian principles into practice through programs that help build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Focus Areas:

  • Youth Development
    Nurturing the potential of every child and teen.
  • Healthy Living
    Improving the nation’s health and well-being.
  • Social Responsibility
    Giving back and providing support to our neighbors.

Email Contacts – Charleston Family YMCA

Administrative Staff

Program Staff – Charleston Family YMCA

Administrative Staff– Cross Lanes YMCA Youth Development Center

  • Ric Cavender
  • Tricia Clark, Chair
  • Mary Cook
  • Tim Dagostine
  • Chad DiCocco
  • Jody Driggs
  • Greg Elliot
  • Brad Foster
  • Brandon Grigsby
  • Brian Hicks
  • Martha Hill
  • Miri Hunter, Treasurer
  • Diana Johnson
  • Jim Kirby
  • Scott Miller
  • David Mills
  • Patrick O’Malley
  • Brian Parrott
  • Debra Payne, Secretary
  • Laura Robertson
  • Will Robinson
  • Ed Tiffey, Vice Chair
  • Amber Walker
  • Lisa White
  • Julian Woods

The YMCA is a major non-profit employer in the Charleston area. We offer a friendly working environment and competitive pay. YMCA employment benefits include membership and program discounts. YMCA staff are committed to teach youth positive life skills, values, service, support and strengthen families, develop health in spirit, mind and quality experiences that are affordable and efficiently managed, encouraged by all members of our community and create an environment where everyone can be their best. The YMCA of Kanawha Valley is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Charleston Family YMCA Jobs


Maintenance Technician

General Function – With the direction of the CEO and Property Manager, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for general maintenance and cleanliness of the facility and grounds.

The Maintenace Technician must have skills in janitorial, carpentry, plumbing, painting, electric, and HVAC in order to perform all-purpose maintenance. This person must be able to work well with others and solve problems. The personality, attitude, and conduct must be of high standards that reflect professionalism. Would prefer certifications in electrical, plumbing, and HVAC. Qualified candidates must be able to pass a drug and background check.

Email resumes to Maintenance@YMCAofKV.org

Swim Instructor / Lifeguard

The Charleston Family YMCA is seeking an experienced Swim Instructor/Lifeguard. Certifications and experience preferred.

Please submit resumes or application to:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention: Erin Dydland 100 YMCA Drive, Charleston, WV 25311 or email to JTrautwein@ymcaofkv.org.

Overnight Supervisor

The Charleston Family YMCA is seeking motivated and dedicated person(s) to work as Overnight Supervisors. Interested applicants must be available to work overnight special events. Must possess excellent communication, customer service and be able to work independently.

Please submit resumes or application to:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention: Steven L. Hall, 100 YMCA Drive, Charleston, WV 25311, shall@ymcaofkv.org EOE

 Part-time Female Custodian/Janitorial

The Charleston Family YMCA seeks motivated custodian/janitorial applicants for an immediate part-time night shift. Estimated 30 hours per week. A successful candidate must have the ability to work independently.

Please submit resumes or application to:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention: Steven L. Hall, 100 YMCA Drive, Charleston, WV 25311, shall@ymcaofkv.org EOE

Part-time Maintenance Technician

The YMCA of Kanawha Valley seeks motivated Maintenance Technician applicants for an immediate part-time shift within our Charleston and Cross Lanes locations. Estimated 20-30 hours per week. A successful candidate must have the ability to work independently and in a timely manner.

Please submit resumes or application to:   Charleston Family YMCA, Attention: Steven L. Hall, 100 YMCA Drive, Charleston, WV 25311, shall@ymcaofkv.org EOE

The YMCA of Kanawha Valley – Montgomery

Aquatics Director

Youth Development Director

Adult/Youth Sports Director

Healthy Living Director

Administrative Support Staff

Maintenance Personnel

Custodial Personnel

Customer Service Representatives

Lifeguards

Weight Room Attendants

Please forward resumes to:

montgomeryymca@ymcaofkv.org

Valid Driver’s License Required if Applicable

Clean Driving Record if Applicable

Able To Pass Drug Test

The YMCA of Kanawha Valley is an

Equal Opportunity Employer

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How much does it cost to be a member?
    See details on our Join the Y page.
  • Do you offer discounted pricing based on income?
    Those who qualify for our Community Assistance Program receive discounts on membership and programs.
  • What activities do you have for children?
    See our Youth Sports and Youth & Family pages for full details.
  • Do you offer child care?
    Creative Care is available at the Charleston Family YMCA location.
  • What are your hours?
    Our Contact page has all details regarding our hours of operation.