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425 Lafayette St.   Waterloo, IA 50703    phone: 319.234.7589    fax: 319.234.3462     e-mail: ywca@ywcabhc.org


Employment Opportunities at the

YWCA Black Hawk County

We are a non-profit organization that prides itself on delivering an outstanding level of service to the community. The YWCA of Black Hawk County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a  winner of the "Family Friendly Employer" award from the Family and Children's Council. In short, the YWCA is a great place to work!

Below, you will find any current Job Vacancy Notices - details about positions for which we are currently hiring. In addition, you will find our standard job application form in a PDF format. If you have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can open this file, print  it and then complete the application and return it to the YWCA.

Click here to view and print our YWCA Job Application


Marketing and Development Director

The YWCA seeks a creative, detail-oriented professional to direct and manage the fundraising and marketing initiatives and activities to support and further its mission. Must have demonstrated success in fundraising, building donor and sponsor engagements, marketing and special events. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in marketing, public relations or related field. Minimum two years experience with not for profit annual fundraising, donor management and marketing/public relations. Strong oral and written communication and time management skills. Availability for some evening or weekend appointments or events required. Send cover letter and resume by Oct 22, 2018 to: Lucinda Mohr, Executive Director, YWCA, 425 Lafayette St., Waterloo, IA 50703 or lmohr@ywcabhc.org. EOE


Health & Wellness Services Assistant Director

The YWCA seeks a creative, energetic person to assist in the development, provision and supervision of comprehensive fitness and wellness programs, classes and activities for adults, youth and children.  Requirements include: Degree in Leisure Services, Recreation, Health Education, Physical Education or closely related field and 2 + years experience in fitness and wellness programming and promotion, staff supervision and facilities management.  Some evenings and/or weekends.  Must pass criminal and child abuse background checks. Send cover letter and resume by October 24, 2018 to: Melissa Summers, HWS Director, YWCA, 425 Lafayette St., Waterloo, IA  50703 or wellness@ywcabhc.org.    EOE



Lifeguard / WSI Instructor / Water Aerobics Instructors
Receive your lifeguard certification with just one weekend of instruction.
Ask at our Front Desk about the class we are offering in November.

Van Driver

YWCA seeks individuals to transport participants in agency vehicles.  Requirements: HS diploma/GED, obtain chauffeur’s license, current vehicle insurance, 26+ years of age, meet agency insurer’s standards, successfully pass child abuse and criminal record check, familiarity with W’loo/CF area.  Approx. 5-10 hrs per week at $9.00/hr;   must be flexible.  Apply at or send resume by November 1st to YWCA, attn.: Cyndi Ritter, 425 Lafayette St., Waterloo,   IA, 50703.

Additional employment opportunities available:

Childcare: Y’s Kids Before-and-After School Program

                Group Fitness Instructor


                -Teach fitness classes to senior population, such as Silver sneakers and Body Basics, and Seniors in Motion

                (program in 10 counties throughout Iowa). 

                Other classes may include Pilates, Toning, or Bootcamp type classes.

                Youth Gymnastics / Dance Instructors

Job Descriptions and Applications available from the Front Desk    

Must pass Criminal and Child Abuse background checks.

YWCA of Black Hawk County
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Revised: October 09, 2018