As an entry level experience for young people or first time job seekers there are a lot of options with the Y - wellness floor, youth development, aquatics, membership, etc. The responsibilities are manageable if you just do your job.
As one moves into coordinator/supervisor or director level positions the workload can become overbearing with a lack of administrative assistance; far too often one may need the assistance of another supervisor/director, and with them being short staffed, puts all in a precarious situation with tasks being delayed.
Free individual membership for PT, family membership for FT; discounts on programs; great place to meet others
Lack of support; minimal recognition; little pay increase, if any