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Lifeguard

Summary Objective:

Provide a safe and fun pool experience by enforcing pool guidelines, assisting members, guests, and prospects, and following all policies and procedures

Essential Functions:


* Deliver the ultimate fitness experience to every member, every time


* Safeguard pool areas and enforce rules and regulations in a professional manner


* Maintain a clean and safe environment


* Be aware of pool and surrounding area at all times

Job Responsibilities:


* Greet all members, guests, and visitors as they enter pool area


* Rescue patrons and perform appropriate follow-up procedures, including proper use of first aid equipment


* Test water quality in pools, adjust chemicals as needed, and maintain records


* Maintain the pool, pool deck, area, and pump room


* Assist in equipment maintenance and promptly report any breakdowns or other problems


* Address all questions or comments from members and guests, making referrals as needed


* Enforce the aquatics schedule in a professional manner


* Perform patron and/or youth swimming tests to assess ability to swim independently


* Complete all necessary paperwork


* Attend all required meetings and trainings


* Understand and follow employee standards of conduct and ethics


* Understand and uphold club building, facilities, service, program, and emergency procedures


* Complete all in-house staff training as assigned


* Assume other duties as assigned


* Work early morning, evening, and weekend hours as necessary

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


* Excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills


* Excellent listening skills


* Ability to motivate and nurture others


* Strong work ethic that includes punctuality, organization, and attention to detail


* Ability to maintain a friendly, enthusiastic, and positive attitude


* Outwardly facing professional appearance


* Confidence and desire to create new relationships quickly


* Ability to quickly acquire and apply new knowledge and skills


* Willingness to work flexible hours


* Demonstrated swimming and rescue skills


* Demonstrated knowledge of first-aid practices and techniques


* Knowledge of swimming pool operations

Required Experience, Education & Certifications:


* Current lifeguarding certification, including professional rescue required


* Current pool operator’s certification preferred


* Six months’ experience in an aquatics setting preferred


* Current CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications required

Physical Activities Required:

Physical demands listed here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform essential job functions.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


* Standing long periods of time


* Daily walking, lifting, bending, squatting, and reaching


* Swimming and...




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