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Y of Cental Maryland

Director of Fitness Equipment Operations

Y of Cental Maryland - Towson, MD


Mission: The Y in Central Maryland (the Y) is a charitable organization dedicated to developing the full potential of every individual through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Community Impact Areas: Youth Development, Healthy Living, Social Responsibility

Service Area: Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Carroll Counties

Organizational Scope/Scale:

Over 100 Sites, most of which are in schools – 13 Family Center Ys, 2 Swim Centers, 6 Pre-schools, 34 Head Start sites, 60 Before & After School sites, 10 Community Schools, 35 Summer program locations

Largest youth development and health & wellness provider in the region

Local affiliate for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Over 300,000 people served, including over 120,000 members and 100,000 kids

Over 3,100 associates and 4,500 volunteers

$80m in revenue

An independent 501(c) 3, locally governed and managed


Under the direction of the Vice President, the Director of Fitness Equipment Operations is responsible the development, design, and execution of the association preventative maintenance program related to fitness equipment. The Director will also provide guidance to program and property staff at all centers have expertise in how to use and maintain their equipment. The Director will also repair equipment as needed.


Design and implement the association preventive maintenance program related to wellness equipment

Ensure safety and quality at all times as related to wellness equipment

Assist with the various administrative tasks, coordinate schedules and complete all necessary reports; organize and provide wellness equipment repair inventory to meet all standard repair needs

Collaborate with Executive Director of Fitness on equipment purchases and installations

Develop and promote a positive relationship between the YMCA and its preferred equipment vendors

Educate the appropriate personnel on equipment warranties, preventative maintenance processes, and parts ordering.

Ensure all wellness equipment work orders are routed properly in a timely manner utilizing Facility Dude

Inspect the condition of exercise equipment and repair as needed

Ensure safety and quality at all times

Supervise Equipment Technicians if hired in the future.


Creates a member-focused culture and models relationship-building skills in all interactions

Incorporates character development within the activities of the Y

Assists in all areas, project teams, and duties as assigned by supervisor


VP of Operations and Property Management

Property Directors

Executive Director of Fitness


Mission Advancement:

Reinforces the Y’s values within the organization and the community.


Develops strategies to ensure staff to reflect the community. Builds and nurtures strategic relationships to enhance support for the Y. Communicates for influence to attain buy-in and support of goals. Provides tools and resources for the development of Property Directors.

Operational Effectiveness

Integrates multiple thinking processes to make decisions. Involves members and associates in the development. Ensures execution of plans. Assigns clear accountability and ensures continuous improvement.

Personal Growth

Fosters a learning environment embracing diverse abilities and approaches. Creates a sense of urgency and positive tension to support change. Anticipates challenges that can sidetrack or derail growth and personal learning. Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills required to perform well; uses best practices and demonstrates up-to-date knowledge and skills in technology.


Must maintain cooperative, functional relationships with center leadership teams, peers, and subordinates

Must maintain positive, energetic attitude toward YMCA work, goals, and values

Must have superior oral and written communication skills and the ability to respond to a wide variety of constituencies.

Performs the duties of direct reports as needed

Must have vehicle and be able to drive to Y in Central Maryland locations.


Physically able to successfully complete required job functions, including use of hands, arms, fingers, able to talk and hear, use a computer, sit and stand, regularly move/lift up to 50 pounds, enter all YMCA environments (office spaces, indoor and outdoor maintenance/mechanical areas, fitness areas, pool and pool space, camping areas, unimproved outdoor locations and other program areas).


Accountable for completion of assigned goals as measured by the number of people served, cause driven measures, service satisfaction scores, operating results, and supervisor evaluation of assigned duties

An offer of employment is contingent upon receipt of satisfactory results to meet minimum requirements of the position. The requirements may include background check, drug test, driver’s license record, CPS, and/or criminal background check.

Additional drivers license check, CPS, criminal background check, alcohol, and/or drug testing may be required to be processed in the future in order to meet and/or maintain the requirements of this position.

Required Experience

Minimum 18 years of age

High school diploma or equivalent required

Three - five years equipment maintenance experience

Ability to demonstrate all exercise equipment and to make all needed equipment repairs.

Advanced knowledge of a computerized work order system (Facility Dude Preferred)

Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.

83 days 15 hours ago

Y of Cental Maryland


Director of Fitness Equipment Operations Y of Cental Maryland - Towson, MD, United States


Location: Towson, MD

Company Profile:
The Y of Central Maryland is a charitable organization dedicated to developing the full potential of every individual through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.