Volunteer - Custodial Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunity Description


Custodial Volunteer Summary: 

You can make a big difference at the YMCA! You will help our staff interact with members and provide a safe and clean facility, for all. You will assist our custodial team with cleanliness of our fitness center and other program areas, while creating a positive environment of friendliness. This consists of excellent customer service by smiling at everyone you encounter and ensuring members and guests are having fun. It also includes being part of a positive atmosphere that promotes member and program participant safety and satisfaction in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. 

Custodial Volunteer General Responsibilities:

  • Assist the custodial team with facility cleanliness in short, three-hour shifts on weekdays
  • Engage in member and guest conversations through fun and positive interactions
  • Follow all procedures and policies of the department, branch and association

Additional Notes: 

This volunteer opportunity represents the primary needs identified at this time but is not intended to be all-inclusive. The volunteer will also be responsible for taking direction from the Program Director, Branch Executive or other designated YMCA team member.



Custodial Volunteer Qualifications/Requirements: 

  • Minimum age of 15
  • Good communication skills and patience when working around members and guests working out
  • Dedicated to member safety and the Y mission and philosophy
  • Volunteer application
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Criminal background check
  • Reference Check
  • Signed code of conduct
  • Completion of online New Volunteer Orientation (NVO)

Physical Demands: 

  • Must be physically capable to kneel and clean treadmills, elipticals and other machines as necessary