Position:  Lifeguard (Seasonal- multiple openings)                                                

Dept: Parks

Position Responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Enforce and follow rules of the pool area at all times and practice preventative lifeguarding
  • Maintain an alert position on guard stand or chair
  • Always wear your uniform and whistle; you will be responsible if either of these items are damaged
  • Be courteous, tactful, and punctual and set a good examples for both co-workers and patrons
  • Refer detailed inquires and complaints to the Pool Manager
  • Clear all swimmers from the pool during an electrical storm (follow all emergency protocols)
  • Upon closing the pool, survey the bottom of the pool and the surrounding area, report any discrepancies to the Pool Manager
  • Perform all duties as assigned by the Pool Manager
  • Correct any violations of pool rules and direct any repetitive violations to the pool manager
  • If you cannot make it to work, you are responsible for contacting a substitute
  • All lifeguards must work a minimum of 15 pool parties/extra events during the season
  • Patrol bathrooms, deck and front entrance enforcing rules and picking up any trash
  • Other duties as assigned by the Pool Supervisors

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Strong ability to work well with others.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Lifeguard Certification, CPR and First Aid Training (American Red Cross)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education/Training: Lifeguard Certification, CPR and First Aid Training (American Red Cross)
  • Experience: Must possess current Lifeguard certification.
  • Working Conditions: Outdoors (Pool)

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work in a wide variety of environments, including extreme heat
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time keeping yourself alert
  • Ability to see within normal parameters and hear within normal range
  • Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s)
  • Ability to push, pull, carry and lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
  • Ability to pass required physical lifeguard test done at in-service

How to Apply: Here is the online application