YMCA of Greater Omaha

  • Fundamental Baseball and Softball Coach

    Job Location US-NE-Omaha
    Southwest YMCA
    Youth Sports
    Compensation Min
    USD $11.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $12.83/Hr.
  • Overview

    This opening is for Baseball and Softball Fundamental Coaches. This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  Fundamental coaches impact the lives of youth and families through direct care, organization, supervision and well-being of participants in the sports activity. 


    1. Creates a positive environment for all participants, ensuring growth and development.
    2. Builds relationships among participants and spectators to pro-actively gain and retain members.
    3. Exemplifies appropriate behavior at all times. Acts as a role model for participants and spectators.
    4. Understands and implements rules of assigned sport, focusing on participant experience and safety at all times.
    5. Ensures site is safe by pro-actively managing risk and responding to first aid or other issues in a timely manner, reporting any issues per program processes.
    6. Provides interpretation and demonstration to all participants, including those with special needs.
    7. Cultivates positive relationships and maintains effective communication with parents, children and other staff. Models relationship-building skills in all interactions.
    8. Actively participates in department and branch meetings and trainings.
    9. Performs other duties as assigned.

    YMCA COMPETENCIES (Team Leader):


    Communication & Influence

    Critical Thinking & Decision Making


    1. At least 18 years of age
    2. Minimum 1 year experience in assigned program area
    3. Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills
    4. Ability to work independently with attention to detail required
    5. Previous experience working with children preferred
    6. Demonstrated maturity, sound judgment, and possession of strong sense of responsibility
    7. Demonstrated leadership, dependability & flexibility in work hours
    8. Complete before first shift: YMCA Cause & Culture, Child Abuse Prevention and program-specific trainings; CPR/AED/First Aid (provided by the YMCA)
    9. Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community and successful clearance of background check


    • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Indoor/outdoor environment, intermittent sitting, standing, walking and running may be required.
    • Sufficient strength, agility and mobility to perform essential functions required.
    • Reliable transportation and travel among branches and sports sites required.
    • On-site, regular schedule, including weekends required.

    The YMCA of Greater Omaha is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed