POSITION TITLE: Lifeguard (Seasonal/Summer)
DIRECT REPORT: Aquatics Manager
POSITION STATUS: Part-time, hourly position
COMPENSATION: $10.50 per hour
PRINCIPAL FUNCTION: Responsible for ensuring the safety of the facility members by preventing and responding to emergencies. To be aware of and to pass on to member's information concerning the aquatics center and MVP Sports Clubs.
Enforce all aquatic facility policies, rules and regulations.
Recognizes and responds effectively to emergencies as defined in aquatics operating guidelines.
Inspect the aquatic facility on a daily basis; report unsafe conditions and equipment to the supervisor and note in the Team Communication Book (TCB).
Neatly maintain the aquatic areas and restrooms.
Custodian duties as assigned.
Effectively communicate members' concerns, comments and questions to the supervisor and log them in the Team Communication Book.
Become knowledgeable about the maintenance and cleaning of the swimming pools and spas.
Conduct water chemistry tests.
Completes and maintains records and reports.
Participates in required in-service training.
Talk to at least three program participants per month about feedback concerning program.
Promote group swim lessons and other aquatics programs to meet weekly goals as defined by Aquatics Manager.
Attend and participate in regular Service Game training sessions as directed by supervisor.
Maintain a neat and professional appearance, by wearing the MVP Sports Clubs uniform (see uniform matrix) and name badge.
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or 18 years and older.
Current American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Certification
Current American Red Cross First Aid
Any of the following Lifeguard Certification:
American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification
Y.M.C.A. Lifeguard Certification
Ellis and Associates Deep Water Lifeguard Certification.
Boy Scouts Lifeguard Certification.
Excellent water rescue skills (spinal injury, active and passive victim rescues).
Excellent First Aid skills
Excellent communication skills.
Must be able to work extra hours, weekends and holidays.
Bend, stoop, crouch, climb, stand, sit and turn/pivot; Lift/lower, push, pull and carry up to 40 lbs; perform office tasks using simple hand grasping, fine hand manipulation and reach associated with assigned tasks such as paperwork, typing, and/or word processing, filing, calculating and use of telephone; See, hear, and speak with sufficient capability to perform assigned tasks and maintain proper job safety conditions.
BENEFITS: Athletic Club access for team member and immediate family, discounts on membership for additional family members, member rates for participation in lessons/programs and 25% retail discount.
MVP Sports Clubs