To ensure the good will of pool patrons by maintaining a safe aquatic atmosphere.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Report directly to the Aquatic Manager, Aquatic Specialist, Pool Managers, and Head Lifeguard.
Provide a safe aquatic environment for the public.
Responsible for enforcing rules and regulations governing the conduct of pool patrons.
Follow the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CRP/AED, first aid and established emergency action plan procedures developed by the department in the event of an emergency.
Attendance of mandatory monthly in-service trainings (2 hrs. per month off peak / 4 hrs. per month peak).
Maintenance and cleaning of the pool, pool deck, concessions, locker rooms, showers, rest rooms, and other areas as directed by the pool managers.
Project a professional and healthy image through dress, behavior and attitude.
Respond to all patron needs in a courteous manner and report comments/complaints to the manager on duty.
Teach American Red Cross based swimming lessons as assigned.
Assist with the City of Ballwin Parks & Recreation programs and events as needed.
Other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. objects.
Maintain a professional and mature attitude toward responsibilities, fellow staff and patrons.
Work effectively with supervisors, co-workers and the public.
Must be flexible to work mornings, evenings and weekends.
UNIFORM & EUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM THE JOB:
Whistle, swim suit, sunglasses, hat/visor, sunscreen, rescue tube, resuscitation mask, automated external defibrillation, backboard, Sheppard's crook, ring buoy, pool skimmers, and cleaning supplies.
EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Must be a minimum of 15 years of age.
American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and First Aid, CPR/AED for the Lifeguard, Preventing Disease Transmission and Waterpark Lifeguarding. Training Available
Starting Rate: $8.50/hour, Education/Certification Salary Incentives
City Of Ballwin