Employment Opportunities


At the YMCA at Virginia Tech, strengthening community is our cause. Since 1873 we've worked side-by-side with our neighbors, volunteers and partners to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

Together, we strive to build community by:

  • Nurturing the potential of kids and teens through leadership development initiatives, academic enrichment and after school programs;
  • Improving the health of well-being of individuals and families within the New River Valley through continuing education and wellness programs; and,
  • Leading by example as a socially responsible organization offering a comprehensive community recycling program, meaningful volunteer opportunities and as a philanthropic partner advancing the mission of the Y.

Join us in creating lasting personal and social change throughout the New River Valley as a member of our staff team.


Kitchen Manager

 Summary: In direction and collaboration with the Director of Food Insecurity Programs and in alignment with the established policies, goals and objectives of the YMCA at Virginia Tech, the Kitchen Manager shall be responsible for coordinating food ordering, cooking/preparation, packaging, and delivery to the YMCA’s distribution sites.

This position is full time with benefits.

Full Job Description available here: Kitchen Manager at YMCA

Interested in applying? Contact Karys Blakemore at meals@vtymca.org


AmeriCorps Position

International Program & Y Center

In partnership with our sponsoring organization, Equal Heart, the YMCA at Virginia Tech is recruiting individuals to serve as AmeriCorps members to reduce hunger, provide engagement for youth, promote job readiness, and support environmental education.

In exchange for their service, AmeriCorps Members receive a bi-weekly living allowance and an end-of-term educational award. The total living allowance is $3000, paid in bi-weekly increments of $300. The end-of-term educational award is $1374.

Applicants must meet the following minimum criteria:
✔ Available for the entire duration of the program
✔ 17 years old or older by program start date
✔ U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
✔ Commitment to serve the community!

Full Job Description available here: International Program - AmeriCorps Position

Interested in applying? Contact Dina Ali at international@vtymca.org