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Careers & Volunteers

As a charity, we ensure our doors and opportunities are open to everyone – regardless of their financial situation. We are committed to building a healthier, more connected community.

YMCA Calgary serves the community at our eight health and wellness locations, seven child care centres, two outdoor camp locations, and 60 community outreach locations. Join us in building healthy communities


YMCA Calgary offers hundreds of opportunities in a variety of areas including: administration, aquatics, fitness, child and youth development, care and education, community outreach, facility operations and more!

As an employee or volunteer, you’ll have opportunities to develop both personally and professionally. We offer educational financial assistance, certifications (many are free!), leadership training and development, opportunities for advancement and excellent benefits.

Ready to make an impact in your community? Click below to view both career and volunteer opportunities.

  • To apply for a career, create an account on the opportunities page, then apply for the position of interest.
  • To apply for a volunteer position, complete our online application form here. Please note that a resume is required to be submitted with your application. If you do not find a volunteer position of interest, apply for a General Volunteer, indicate your area(s) of interest and preferred YMCA location(s). We’ll let you know when a position becomes available!  
    Interested in applying to join YMCA Calgary’s Board of Directors? Learn more by clicking here
  Volunteer & Career Opportunities


Some of our leadership positions require specific certifications. Find out how you can become certified to work in your area of interest by viewing one of our guidebooks below.