Employment Opportunities


Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities.

As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job: we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in your community.

At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping to solve some of the nation’s most pressing social issues while also taking care of yourself: regularly scheduled employees enjoy complimentary facility usage and other program benefits. The YMCA is a great place to work, gain experience in your field of interest, meet new friends, and strengthen your community. Apply today to join our team and our cause. Click on one of the locations below for a list of vacancies at each of our branches.

Download an employment application here.

Corporate Office

Learn more about employment opportunities in our corporate offices.

Penns Valley Program Center

Learn more about our employment opportunities in Spring Mills, PA.

Bellefonte Branch

Learn more about our employment opportunities in Bellefonte, PA.

Moshannon Valley Branch

Learn more about our employment opportunities in Philipsbug, PA.

State College Branch

Learn more about our employment opportunities in State College, PA.


It is the policy of the YMCA to comply with all existing statutes, regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, as they relate to all employees and applicants for employment. The YMCA is committed to:

  • Ensuring that recruiting, hiring and training for all job classifications are done without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law.
  • Ensuring that promotion decisions further the principle of Equal Employment Opportunity.
  • Analyzing personnel actions periodically to promote Equal Employment Opportunity.

Liz Chapman
[email protected]


Bellefonte Branch, 814-355-5551

Membership:  Beth Gibson, [email protected]

Aquatics (lifeguards, class instructors):  Steve Greecher, sgreecher @ymcaocc.org

Youth Sports (including gymnastics):  Steve Greecher, sgreecher @ymcaocc.org

Health & Wellness (instructors, trainers, etc.):  Annie Dombrowski, [email protected] 

Child Care/Summer Day Camp:  Heather Heckman, hhe[email protected]


Moshannon Valley Branch, 814-342-0889

Membership: Mel Curtis, [email protected]

Youth Sports:  Chris Calliari, [email protected]

Pre-School (Paint & Play):  Liz Toukonen, [email protected]

Philipsburg Osceola School Age Child Care/Summer Day Camp: Liz Toukonen, [email protected]

Port Matilda Elementary School Age Child Care: Liz Toukonen, [email protected]

Student Youth Theatre:  Mel Curtis, [email protected]

Health & Fitness: Chris Calliari, [email protected]


Penns Valley Program Center, 814-422-6000

Program Center Director: Liz Toukonen, [email protected]

Wellness Director: Leslie Richendrfer, [email protected] 


State College Branch, 814-237-7717

Membership:  Cindy Lupton, [email protected]

Aquatics (lifeguards, class instructors):  Ray Carroll, [email protected]

Youth Sports: Jake Schiffer, [email protected]

Health & Wellness (instructors, trainers, etc.):  Jake Schiffer, [email protected]

School Age Child Care & Summer Day Camp:  Kayla Schubert, [email protected]

Healthy Living (indoor cycling, races, boot camp, hockey, etc.): Josh Cone, [email protected]

Swim Team: Lindsey Phelps, [email protected]

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