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Interested in working at YMCA Camp Clay?  We are looking for driven individuals with an eye for safety and a knack for fun!  At YMCA Camp Clay, we pride ourselves on creating that safe and fun environment so that our guests can enjoy their day.  Each year we hire and train 12-15 staff to support our programs and serve our community.  Please read below for employment requirements.  If you are still interested, please follow the link to our application.


If you would like to send a resume and cover letter or have any questions, please email



Employment Requirements:
  • Must be 15 years of age for lifeguard positions
  • Must be 18 years of age for Day Camp positions
  • Must have lifeguard certification with First Aid/CPR
    • Training available through the YMCA of VW County.
  • All staff will be able to commit to working Memorial day weekend to Labor day weekend.
  • Staff will be motivated to work outdoors with youth and families and follow the Y's mission and values.


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Click HERE to download and print out our employment application.


YMCA Camp Clay also works with the Van Wert Jobs and Family Services office and their Summer Youth Work Program.  The VW Jobs and Family Services program helps provide essential job skills and opportunities for young adults aged 15 - 24.  Click the button below for information on the Summer Youth Work program.



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