Water Works

Water Works Career Exploration Program

Water Works is a brand-new YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago career exploration program designed to unlock a whole new world of careers in and around water — which makes up nearly three-quarters (71%) of the world's surface! From lifeguard to oceanographer, participants will obtain first-hand discovery of a variety of water-related careers.
Lifeguards working

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A boat in the water

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