YMCA of Greater Seattle Youth Sports Official in Shoreline, Washington


At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility.

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We work side-by-side with our neighbors throughout King and south Snohomish counties to help kids and families thrive – and apply their positive behaviors and goals at home, school, the workplace, and beyond.

  • 13 branches

  • 2 overnight camps

  • 10 swimming pools

  • More than 200 program sites

Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities. As an employee you also recieve a YMCA membership. Excelent benefit package includes, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible.

Job Summary

This position is immediately for the winter youth basketball season for kids who are in K - 9th grade. Officials will officiate at games by following the YMCA's league rules/guidelines to ensure the safety of the participants. Officials may act as a "third coach" on the court for younger age groups, where they will verbally coach the kids on the court through various situations during game play, while officiating the game.


  1. Officiates at games.

  2. Clean up equipment/general clean up of gym and/or field after games.

  3. Reports equipment problems.

  4. Attends staff meetings and required trainings.

  5. May set up playing area.

  6. May do scorekeeping.


  1. Current state approved first aid certification preferred.
    1. Current state approved CPR certification preferred.
    1. Up-to-date knowledge of YMCA guidelines designated for the league.
  1. Experience in refereeing preferred.

  2. Knowledge of safety issues related to sport and facility.

  3. Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations.

  4. Prefer knowledge of, and pervious experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.

  • May be required as determined by branch.

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.

ID 2018-7542

Type Regular Part-Time

# of Openings 5

Location Dale Turner Family YMCA

Category Youth and Family Programs

Address 19290 Aurora Avenue